Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Thrips calcaratus

Thrips calcaratus Uzel, 1895

on Tilia

basswood thrips

parasite

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

host plants

Malvaceae, monophagous

Tilia.

In North America a pest on Tilia americana.

phenology

Univoltine; hibernation as imago in the soil.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

references

Kobro (2003a), Mound, Morison, Pitkin & Palmer (1976a), Raffa, Hall, Kearby & Katovich (1992a), zur Strassen (1993a), Thrips of the British Isles (2020), Ulitzka (2013a).

Last modified 8.ix.2020