Thrips abyssiniae (Moulton),

Mound, Laurence A., 2010, Species of the Genus Thrips (Thysanoptera, Thripidae) from the Afro-tropical Region, Zootaxa 2423, pp. 1-24: 5

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.194532

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scientific name

Thrips abyssiniae (Moulton)
status

 

Thrips abyssiniae (Moulton) 

Taeniothrips abyssiniae Moulton 1928: 229 

Known only from two females collected in Ethiopia, this is the only species with 8 -segmented antennae considered here that has pleurotergal discal setae as well as sternal discal setae.

Diagnosis. Body dark brown, forewing dark with paler sub-basal area. Antennae 8 -segmented. Ocellar III short, outside the ocellar triangle. Pronotum with some transverse lines, about 20 strong discal setae; posteroangular setae long, about 60 % as long as pronotum. Metanotal sculpture transverse at anterior but almost striate near posterior, median setae near anterior margin; campaniform sensilla present. Forewing first vein with 4–5 distal setae. Abdominal tergite I fully reticulate, II –IV with no lines reaching campaniform sensilla or setae S 1; tergite VIII comb long, complete but irregular; pleurotergites with several discal setae; sternites V –VII with about 15 discal setae in irregular transverse row, almost two rows laterally.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Thysanoptera

Family

Thripidae

Genus

Thrips

Loc

Thrips abyssiniae (Moulton)

Mound, Laurence A. 2010
2010
Loc

Taeniothrips abyssiniae

Moulton 1928: 229
1928