Phlaeothripidae: Idolothripinae: Sporothrips

Nomenclature

  • Sporothrips Hood, 1938: 410. Type species Adiaphorothrips amplusHood

Diversity

Only one species is known

Distribution

Southeastern USA

Biology

Spore-feeding on dead fronds of Palmetto palms

Relationships

Tribe Pygothripini, subtribe Diceratothripina.

Derived from Diceratothrips.

Genera A-Z