Gynaikothrips ficorum (Marchal, 1908)
the leaves are doubled and folded backwards as a sickle. Between the leaf halves numerous thrips in all stages. The galled leaves turn yellow, become hard and ultimately fall off.
Moraceae, narrowly monophagous
Ficus elastica, benjamina, microcarpa.
Anagnou–Veroniki, Papaioannou–Souliotis, Karanstasi & Giannopolitis (2008a), Mifsud, Falzon, Malumphy ao (2012a).