Phlaeothripidae: Idolothripinae: Cylindrothrips

Nomenclature

  • Cylindrothrips Moulton, 1949: 496. Type species Cylindrothrips niger Moulton

Diversity

The only species placed in this genus is known from two males, and these have the general appearance of a small species of Megalothrips.

Distribution

Southern Africa

Biology

Presumably spore-feeding.

Relationships

Tribe Idolothripini, subtribe Idolothripina.

Possibly related to Megalothrips.

Genera A-Z