thrips,    (Thysanoptera: ) - 1316032


Descriptor: Research
Description: Entomologist David Nickle examines an unidentified thrips species found in a shipment of cut flowers from South Africa and compares it to the image on the screen of a known thrips species. His rapid identification helps to ensure safe and timely shipments at various ports of entry.
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Image location: United States

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Name: Peggy Greb
Organization: USDA Agricultural Research Service
Country: United States

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Image Number: 1316032

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Image uploaded on Monday, March 03, 2003
Image Information last updated on Tuesday, December 12, 2006