Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Pezothrips kellyanus

Pezothrips kellyanus (Bagnall, 1916)

kelly’s citrus thrips

mainly on plants with white, strongly scented flowers, mainly Citrus.

parasite

Thrips in the flowers.

host plants

polyphagous

Camellia; Chrysanthemum; Citrus; Gardenia; Jasminum; Lonicera japonica; Olea europaea; Passiflora; Pittosporum tobira; Prunus; Rosa.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Anagnou–Veroniki, Papaioannou–Souliotis, Karanastasi & Giannopolitis (2008a), Degabriele, Cavalleri, Goldarazena & Mifsud (2023a), Marullo (2004a), Tunç, Bahşi̇ & Göçmen (2012a), Vassiliou (2008a).

Last modified 3.xi.2023