Phlaeothripidae: Idolothripinae: Campulothrips

Nomenclature

  • Campulothrips Moulton, 1944: 310. Type species Campulothrips gracilis Moulton

Diversity

Only one species is known in this genus, and this appears to be derived from within the assemblage of Nesothrips species in the Pacific region.

Distribution

Known only from Fiji

Biology

Spore-feeding on dead leaves

Relationships

Tribe Pygothripini, subtribe Diceratothripina.

Possibly derived from Nesothrips.

Genera A-Z