Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Belothrips acuminatus

Belothrips acuminatus (Haliday, 1836)

on Galium


Larvae and adults on the leaves and in the inflorescence.

host plants

Rubiaceae, monophagous

Galium boreale, verum.

Adults also on other, widely different, plants.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Kobro (2003a), Mound, Morison, Pitkin & Palmer (1976a), Olsen (1987a), Sierka (2004a), Thrips of the British Isles (2020).

Last modified 20.viii.2020