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The genus Thrips (Thysanoptera, Thripidae) in Australia, New Caledonia and New Zealand
The genus Thrips includes about 280 species worldwide, and an identification key is provided to 41 from the Australian Region, of which 33 are recorded from Australia, 33 are known only from New Zealand, and 3 (including 1 new species) are knownonly from New Caledonia. Expand
The genus Scirtothrips Shull (Insecta, Thysanoptera, Thripidae) and three related genera in Japan
Ten genera are recognized in the Scirtothrips genus group, and relationships between these are discussed. Expand
Reference values for urinary steroids in Japanese newborn infants: gas chromatography/mass spectrometry in selected ion monitoring.
Urinary steroids showed little circadian variation in the newborn infants, indicating that spot urine can substitute for 24-hour urine. Expand
Australian Thripinae of the Anaphothrips genus-group (Thysanoptera), with three new genera and thirty-three new species
Relationships are considered among taxa of Thripinae lacking long setae on the pronotum, and these taxa are here discussed as the Anaphothrips genus-group, including 27 new species from Australia. Expand
Key to genera of the subfamily Thripinae (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) associated with Japanese plant quarantine.
A chronology of key events in the history of the Dominican Republic, as well as some of the individuals and institutions that were involved in the celebrations, are recalled. Expand
Anaphothrips genus-group: key to world genera, with two new species and three new records from Japan (Thysanoptera, Thripidae).
The members of Anaphothrips genus-group from Japan are reviewed, with 15 species in eight genera, and three new species are newly recorded from Japan. Expand
Rhamphothrips genus-group (Thysanoptera, Thripidae) in Japan, with three new species.
In Japan, no members of Rhamphothrips genus-group have hitherto been known, but three species of this group are here newly described from Japan: Exothrips yaeyamanus sp. n., Rhamphothrips nemunokiExpand
Trichromothrips genus-group (Thysanoptera, Thripidae) from Vietnam, with descriptions of new species in both Okajimaella and Paithrips
Nine species from seven genera are now known from bamboo in Vietnam, with the addition of Okajimaella nonakai sp.n. Expand
Trichromothrips Priesner (Thysanoptera, Thripidae) of Japan and Taiwan, with descriptions of four new species and a review of the Trichromothrips group of genera
The Trichromothrips genus-group is defined and reviewed with a key to the 13 included genera with four new species described from Japan and Taiwan. Expand