Phlaeothripidae: Idolothripinae: Diaphorothrips

Nomenclature

  • Diaphorothrips Karny, 1920: 186. Type species Diaphorothrips unguipesKarny
    • Diaphorothrips (Cnemidothrips) Priesner, 1940: 403. Type species Diaphorothrips hamipes Karny

Diversity

Only four described species are recognised.

Distribution

India, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Fiji

Biology

Spore-feeding on dead branches

Relationships

Tribe Pygothripini, subtribe Macrothripina.

Related to Macrothrips.

Genera A-Z