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The Thrips and Frankliniella genus-groups: the phylogenetic significance of ctenidia
The two largest groups of species in the Thripidae, the Thrips and Frankliniella genus-groups, are not closely related, judging from the different chaetotaxy of the abdomen and head. The Thrips groupExpand
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Australian thrips of the Haplothrips lineage (Insecta: Thysanoptera)
Keys are presented to the 11 genera and 50 species, including 21 new species, of Thysanoptera in Australia that are related to the worldwide genus Haplothrips Amyot and Serville. These taxa belong toExpand
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Thrips Pollination of the Central Australian Cycad, Macrozamia macdonnellii (Cycadales)
Macrozamia macdonnellii (Zamiaceae) grows at a few isolated sites in central Australia. Male cones support large populations of a host‐specific thrips, Cycadothrips albrechti n.sp. (Thysanoptera,Expand
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Molecular relationships between populations of South African citrus thrips (Scirtothrips aurantii Faure) in South Africa and Queensland, Australia
In response to the recent establishment of a population of South African citrus thrips (Scirtothrips aurantii Faure) in Australia, we used DNA sequence data to examine whether this population isExpand
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Inventaire commenté des Thysanoptères de Nouvelle-Calédonie
Soixante-huit especes dans 44 genres sont inventoriees dont 26 especes et 1 5 genres sont nouveaux pour la Nouvelle-Caledonie. Pour chacune des especes quelques brefs elements de leur biologie et deExpand
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Polyphagy in the Australian population of South African citrus thrips (Scirtothrips aurantii Faure)
The South African citrus thrips, Scirtothrips aurantii Faure, 1929, is highly polyphagous in its country of origin. Introduced to Australia in about 2002, populations of this thrips have been foundExpand
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Modern methods for identification of Thysanoptera.
An interactive key is described for larvae and adults of economically important species of thrips. This is based on computerized photographs (Automontage), video clips and an interface to a molecularExpand
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Biology of a new species of socially parasitic thrips (Thysanoptera: Phlaeothripidae) inside Dunatothrips nests, with evolutionary implications for inquilinism in thrips
Akainothrips francisi sp. nov. is shown to be an inquiline (i.e. it invades, and breeds within, domiciles of another species). Currently, its only known host is Dunatothrips aneurae, a subsocialExpand
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Neohydatothrips samayunkur (Kudô) (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) infesting marigold (Tagetes patula, Compositae) in Brazil
Neohydatothrips samayunkur (Kudo) (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) e registrado pela primeira vez no Brasil em cravo-de-defunto (Tagetes patula: Compositae), no Estado do Parana. Os danos causados a planta,Expand
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