Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Mycterothrips latus

Mycterothrips latus (Bagnall, 1912)

on Betula


Larvae and adults free on the leaves; pupation in the soil.

host plants

Betulaceae, monophagous

Betula pubescens.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Kobro (2003a), Maroto & Berzosa (2001a), Mound, Morison, Pitkin & Palmer (1976a), Olsen (1987a), Qvick (1977a), Thrips of the British Isles (2020).

Last modified 29.viii.2020