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Megalurothrips distalis (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) Breeding in the Flowers of Kudzu in Florida
- Tyler-Julian, Kara, Funderburk, Joe, Mound, Laurence
- The Florida entomologist 2014 v.97 no.2 pp. 835-840
- Megalurothrips, Pueraria montana var. lobata, breeding, flowers, shoots, Florida
- Summary Two Asian species of Thripidae are reported breeding in northern Florida on kudzu (Pueraria lobata), Salpingothrips aimotofus Kudo in the shoots, and Megalurothrips distalis Karny in the flowers, the latter being a new record for North America.