Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Tenothrips frici

Tenothrips frici (Uzel, 1895)

Mediterranian dandelion flower thrips

parasite

Larvae and adults in the inflorescence.

host plants

mainly Asteraceae, polyphagous

Carduus; Carthamus; Centaurea solstitialis; Chondrilla ambigua, juncea; Cichorium intybus; Crepis vesicaria; Doronicum reticulatum; Echinops ritro; Helianthus annuus; Jacobaea maritima; Lactuca tatarica; Lapsana communis subsp. adenophora; Leontodon hispidus; Matricaria chamomilla; Pilosella officinarum; Scorzonera; Scolymus hispanicus; Senecio; Solidago; Sonchus; Tagetes; Taraxacum; Tragopogon.

Adults also Acantholimon; Althaea officinalis; Anchusa; Atriplex halimus; Avena sativa; Chenopodium; Cistus creticus; Citrullus lanatus; Clinopodium nepeta; Consolida; Convolvulus arvensis; Cucumis melo; Cucurbita maxima; Cynanchum acutum; Cynodon dactylon; Cytisus hirsutus; Dactylis glomerata; Daucus; Echinochloa crus-galli; Echinophora tournefortii; Echium plantagineum; Ephedra major; Euphorbia; Gagea; Genista scorpius; Glaucium flavum; Gypsophila struthium; Hippocrepis comosa; Hypericum calycinum, perfotatum; Juniperus phoenicea; Linum mucronatum, usitatissinum; Lonicera etrusca; Lotus corniculatus; Malus domestica; Malva punctata; Medicago sativa; Melilotus; Mentha; Nicotiana tabacum; Olea europaea; Ononis tridentata; Prunus dulcis, persica; Pyrus elaeagrifolia; Retama sphaerocarpa; Rosmarinus officinalis; Rubus fruticosus; Salix; Salsola vermiculata; Saponaria officinalis; Scabiosa canescens; Seseli tortuosum; Sinapis alba; Spartium junceum; Suaeda albescens, vera; Thymbra capitata; Trifolium pratense; Typha; Verbascum; Vitex agnus-castus; Zea mays.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

Ceratothrips, Taeniothrips, frici; Taeniothrips, Tenothrips, pallidivestis (Priesner, 1926).

references

Jenser & Tzanakakis (1985a), Blunck (1958a), Goldarazena (0000a), John (1934a), Karadjova & Krumov (2015a), Kobro & Ulitzka (2021a), Maroto & Berzosa (2021a), Marullo (1994a), Mound, Morison, Pitkin & Palmer (1976a), Sárospataki (1999a), zur Strassen (1965a, 1991a, 1993a), zur Strassen, Lacasa Plasencia & Blasco-Zumeta (1997a), Thrips of the British Isles (2020), Trdan (2000a), Tunç, Bahşi̇ & Göçmen (2012a), Tunç, Bahşi & Sümbül (2012a), Tunç & Hastenpflug-Vesmanis (2016a), Ulitzka (2013a), Vasiliu-Oromulu (1998a, 2002a).

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