Phlaeothripidae: Idolothripinae: Lamillothrips

Nomenclature

  • Lamillothrips Bagnall, 1923: 630. Type species Lamillothrips typicus Bagnall
    • Hylothrips Priesner, 1932: 336. Type species Hylothrips aethiopicus Priesner

Diversity

Three species are recognised in this genus.

Distribution

West and Central Africa.

Biology

Spore-feeding on dead branches.

Relationships

Tribe Idolothripini, subtribe Elaphrothripina.

Closely related to Elaphrothrips.

Genera A-Z