Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Thrips angusticeps

Thrips angusticeps Uzel, 1895

field thrips, cabbage thrips

on herbs


Larvae and adults among the youngest leaves; the shoot tips and inflorescences become malformed and wither; the entire plant mey become stunted.

host plants


Beta; Citrus sinensis; Convolvulus; Linum usitatissimum; Pisum sativum; Quercus; Sinapis; Triticum aestivum; Vicia sativa.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Buhr (1964a), Franssen & Mantel (1960a, 1962a), Jenser & Tzanakakis (1985a), Mantel (1965a), Mound, Morison, Pitkin & Palmer (1976a), Nickle (2008a), Roskam (2009a, 2019a), zur Strassen (1993a), Thrips of the British Isles (2020), Tunç, Bahşi̇ & Göçmen (2012a).

Last modified 7.ix.2020