Phlaeothripidae: Idolothripinae: Tarassothrips

Nomenclature

  • Tarassothrips Mound & Palmer, 1983: 61. Type species Tarassothrips akritus Mound & Palmer

Diversity

Known from a single species.

Distribution

Peninsular Malaysia.

Biology

Spore-feeding on dead branches.

Relationships

Tribe Pygothripini, subtribe Macrothripina.

Related to Aesthesiothrips.

Genera A-Z