Phlaeothripidae: Idolothripinae: Pelinothrips

Nomenclature

  • Pelinothrips Mound, 1974: 75. Type species Rhopalothrips ornatus Girault

Diversity

Known only from two species.

Distribution

Southern and eastern Australia.

Biology

Presumably spore-feeding, living in leaf litter.

Relationships

Tribe Pygothripini, subtribe Pygothripina.

Possibly related to Emprothiothrips.

Genera A-Z