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Megalurothrips distalis (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) Breeding in the Flowers of Kudzu in Florida

Author:
Tyler-Julian, Kara, Funderburk, Joe, Mound, Laurence
Source:
The Florida entomologist 2014 v.97 no.2 pp. 835-840
ISSN:
0015-4040
Subject:
Megalurothrips, Pueraria montana var. lobata, breeding, flowers, shoots, Florida
Abstract:
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.
Agid:
1273742