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- Funderburk, Joe, et al. Show all 3 Authors
- The Florida entomologist 2015 v.98 no.4 pp. 1179-1181
- Frankliniella; Heterothripidae; Liothrips; Neohydatothrips variabilis; Selenothrips rubrocinctus; Tillandsia usneoides; adults; arthropods; breeding; epiphytes; larvae; population; spring; trees
- ... Spanish moss, Tillandsia usneoides (L.) (Poales: Bromeliaceae), is widely distributed in the southeastern United States. A diversity of arthropod species from numerous taxa are known to inhabit this common epiphytic plant. Thysanoptera species inhabiting Spanish moss were sampled monthly over the course of a year from trees in 4 different genera and included 10 species of thrips from 8 genera and ...