Bamboosiella Ananthakrishnan

Kumar, Vikas & Tyagi, Kaomud, 2014, The Poaceae-associated genus Bamboosiella (Thysanoptera, Phlaeothripidae) from India with one new species, Zootaxa 3795 (1), pp. 79-84: 79

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3795.1.8

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C6D16661-718B-4037-90D2-6CA19AD7DD04

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03DDB135-FFD4-7B60-E2BD-FA3DFAFD3905

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Plazi

scientific name

Bamboosiella Ananthakrishnan
status

 

Bamboosiella Ananthakrishnan 

Bamboosiella Ananthakrishnan 1957: 65  . Type species Bamboosiella bicoloripes Ananthakrishnan. 

Diagnosis. The genus can be distinguished from other genera of phlaeothripids by the following features: Head longer than broad or as long as broad; maxillary stylets short and V-shaped, restricted to mouth cone, maxillary bridge absent; postocular setae well developed; antennae 8 -segmented, segment VIII not pedicellate; segment III with 1 or 2 and IV with 2–4 sense cones; prothoracic notopleural sutures complete; basantral plates welldeveloped, reduced or absent; metathoracic sternopleural sutures absent; pelta hat-shaped, fore tarsal tooth absent or present; fore wing with median constriction, with or without duplicated cilia; abdominal tergites II–VII each with two pairs of sigmoid setae; tube shorter than head; male without sternal pore plates.

Biology. The species of Bamboosiella  are Phlaeothripinae  that inhabit the leaves of Poaceae  , including both grasses and bamboos, although one species from India, B. varia  , has also been collected on Areca (Palmae)  .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Thysanoptera

Family

Phlaeothripidae

Loc

Bamboosiella Ananthakrishnan

Kumar, Vikas & Tyagi, Kaomud 2014

2014
Loc

Bamboosiella

Ananthakrishnan 1957: 65