Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Thrips physapus

Thrips physapus Linnaeus, 1758

parasite

Larvae and adults in the flowers.

host plants

Asteraceae, oligophagous

Carduus; Carlina vulgaris; Carthamus; Centaurea calcitrapa, iberica, nigra subsp. rivularis, phrygia subsp. pseudophyrgia + stenolepis, scabiosa, solstitialis, stoebe; Chrysanthemum; Cirsium erisithales, oleraceum, palustre, rivulare; Crepis; Cyanus mollis; Grindelia squarrosa; Helianthus annuus; Hieracium; Inula salicina; Jacobaea vulgaris; Leontodon hispidus; Leucanthemum vulgare; Picris hieracioides; Pilosella officinarum; Scolymus hispanicus; Scorzoneroides autumnalis; Senecio; Silybum marianum; Taraxacum officinale.

Adults also Agrostis capillaris; Anchusa; Bistorta officinalis; Chenopodium; Colchicum autumnale; Cytisus scoparius; Dactylorhiza incarnata; Daucus; Delphinium; Dryas; Euphorbia; Filipendula ulmaria; Ficaria verna; Genista tinctoria; Hypericum perforatum; Iris; Juniperus phoenicea; Knautia orientalis; Linum usitatissimum; Lotus corniculatus; Lysimachia vulgaris; Lythrum salicaria; Malva; Medicago sativa; Muscari; Onobrychis; Phragmites; Prunus dulcis; Ranunculus acris, polyanthemos villosus subsp. fibrillosus; Rosmarinus officinalis; Scabiosa; Solanum tuberosum; “Statice”; Stachys sylvatica; Stellaria media; Viburnum opulus; Vitis vinifera; Viola.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

Thrips obscuricornis Priesner, 1920.

references

Blunck (1958a), Boder (1963a), Collins (2006a), Elekci̇oğlu (2020a), Goldarazena (0000a), Hurej, Kucharczyk, Twardowski & Kotecki (2017a), Jenser & Tzanakakis (1985a), John (1934a), Karadjova & Krumov (2015a), Knechtel (1963a), Kucharczyk (2010a), Kucharczyk & Kucharczyk (2023a), Mantel (1964q, 1965a), Maroto & Berzosa (2021a), Mound, Morison, Pitkin & Palmer (1976a), Nickle (2006a), Raspudić, Ivezić, Brmež & Trdan (2009a), Schliephake (1965a), Stanisławek & Kucharczyk (2010a), zur Strassen (1981a, 1091a, 1993a), zur Strassen, Lacasa Plasencia & Blasco-Zumeta (1997a), Szénási, Jenser & Kazinczy (2002a), Teke & Atakan (2022a), Thrips of the British Isles (2020), Trdan, Andjus, Raspudić & Kač (2005a), Tunç, Bahşi̇ & Göçmen (2012a), Tunç, Bahşi & Sümbül (2012a), Tunç & Hastenpflug-Vesmanis (2016a), Ulitzka (2013a), Vasiliu-Oromulu (1998a, 2002a), Zawirska & Wałkowski (2000a).

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