Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Thrips tabaci

Thrips tabaci Lindeman, 1889

onion thrips

on herbs

parasite

Thrips on the leaves, to a lesser degree also in the inflorescence. Higher densities may lead to malformations and browning of young leaves and fruits.

host plants

broadly polyphagous

Acantholimon; Achillea aspleniifolia, mmaritima, millefolium, setacea; Adenocarpus complicatus; Alcea rosea; Allium ampeloprasum, cepa, fistulosum, sativum; Alopecurus pratensis; Althaea officinalis; Alyssum; Amaranthus; Anacamptis pyramidalis; Anethum graveolens; Anthemis maritima; Anthyllis vulneraria & subsp. iberica; Arachis hypogaea; Artemisia campestris subsp. maritima, herba-alba; Asperugo procumbens; Asphodelus ramosus; Avena sativa; Bellis; Berberis crataegina; Berteroa incana; Beta vulgaris; Brachypodium sylvaticum; Brassica rapa; Cakile maritima; Calendula officinalis; Capparis spinosa; Capsella bursa-pastoris; Cardamine pratensis; Cardaria draba; Cardiospermum halicacabum; Carduus bourgeanus; Carlina vulgaris; Cardopatium corymbosum; Carthamus tinctorus; Celtis australis; Centaurea calcitrapa, iberica, phrygia subsp. stenolepis, solstitialis; Chaerophyllum aromaticum; Chenopodium; Chondrilla juncea; Chrysanthemum; Cichorium intybus; Cistus creticus; Citrullus lanatus; Citrus reticulata, sinensis; Clarkia; Clematis vitalba; Coleostephus myconis; Colutea; Conium maculatum; Consolida; Convolvulus arvensis; Coriandrum sativuml Crambe orientalis; Crataegus; Crithmum maritimum; Cruciata laevipes; Cucumis melo; Cydonia oblonga; Cynanchum acutum; Datura innoxia; Daucus carota; Descurainia sophia; Dianthus; Digitalis lutea subsp. australis; Diplotaxis erucoides; Dorycnium graecum; Dracocephalum moldavica; Ecballium elaterium; Echinochloa crus-galli; Echinophora tournefortii; Echinops; Echium vulgare; Eriobotrya japonica; Eruca; Erysimum cheiri; Eucalyptus; Eupatorium cannabinum; Erysimum cheiri; Eschscholzia californica; Euphorbia agraria, cyparissias, nicaeensis subsp. glareosa, paralias; Euryops pectinatus; Filipendula ulmaria; Foeniculum vulgare; Fragaria ananassa; Fraxinus; Galium boreale, lucidum, mollugo, sylvaticum, verum; Genista; Geranium pratense; Gladiolus; Glebionis coronaria, segetum; Grindelia squarrosa; Gymnadenia conopsea; Hedera; Helianthus annuus; Helichrysum italicum & subsp. picardii; Helleborus foetidus; Hordeum vulgare; Hyparrhenia hirta; Hypecoum pendulum; Hypericum perforatum, “sinuatum”; Inula britannica, oculus-christi; Ipomoea imperati; Isatis glauca, quadrialata, tinctoria; Jacobaea maritima, vulgaris; Juniperus phoenicea, thurifera; Lamium; Lathyrus pratensis; Laurus nobilis; Lavandula angustifolia; Lens culinaris; Leonurus cardiaca; Lepidium subulatum; Ligustrum lucidum, vulgare; Limbarda crithmoides; Linaria vulgaris; Linum usitatissimum; Lotus corniculatus, tenuis; Lunaria rediviva; Lupinus angustifolius; Lythrum salicaria; Malcolmia littorea; Malus domestica; Malva sylvestris; Marsdenia floribunda; Matricaria cnamomilla; Matthiola longipetala subsp. bicornis; Medicago marina, sativa; Melilotus albus, officinalis; Melissa officinalis; Mentha arvensis, x piperita; Molinia caerulea; Moltkia aurea; Momordica charantia; Morus alba; Myoporum laetum; Myosotis; Nasturtium officinale; Nicotiana tabacum, Nigella damascena, sativa; Ocimum basilicum; Oenothera biennis; Olea europaea; Onobrychis viciifolia; Ononis spinosa, tridentata; Origanum onites, vulgare; Ornithogalum; Pancratium maritimum; Panicum miliaceum; Papaver somniferum; Parietaria judaica; Peganum harmala; Pelargonium graveolens; Phytolacca; Picris hieracioides; Pilosella officinarum; Pimpinella anisum, major, saxifraga; Pinus halepensis; Pisum sativum; Pittosporum tobira; Plantago lanceolata; Poa pratensis, trivialis; Primula elatior, veris; Prunus avium, domestica, dulcis, persica; Pyracantha; Quercus robur, rotundifolia; Ranunculus flammula; Raphanus raphanistrum; Reichardia picroides; Reseda lutea; Retama sphaerocarpa; Rhododendron tomentosum; Rorippa sylvestris; Rosa; Rosmarinus officinalis; Rubus fruticosus; Rumex acetosella; Salix; Salvia amplexicaulis, officinalis & subsp. lavandulifolia, pratemsis; Sambucus ebulus, nigra; Santolina chamaecyparissus; Scabiosa canescens, ochroleuca; Schinus terebinthifolia; Scleranthus perennis; Scirpoides holoschoenus; Scolymus hispanicus; Secale cereale; Sedum album; Senecio doria subsp. umbrosus; Setaria italica; Sideritis; Silene; Silybum marianum; Sinapis alba, arvensis; Sisymbrium officinale; Solanum dulcamara, melongena, nigrum, tuberosum; Solidago gigantea, virgaurea; Sonchus; Sorghum; Spartium junceum; Spiraea “europaea”; Stellaria media; Suaeda albessens, vera, vermiculata; Syringa vulgaris; Tagetes erecta; Tamarix africana; Tanacetum vulgare; Taraxacum nigricans; Teucrium chamaedrys; Thlaspi arvense; Thymus pulegioides subsp. pannonicus; Trifolium alexandrinum, alpestre, aureum, pratense, repens; Trigonella foenum-graecum; Tripleurospermum; Triticum aestivum; Tropaeolum majus; Tulbaghia violacea; Typha angustifolia; Urtica dioica; Vaccinium myrtillus; Valeriana officinalis; Verbascum chaixii subsp. austriacum, lychnitis; Verbesina encelioides; Veronica spuria; Vicia sativa, villosa; Vincetoxicum hirundinaria; Viola tricolor; Vitex agnus-castus; Vitis vinifera; Xeranthemum annuum, Zea mays.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

Thrips mariae Cotte, 1924; Thrips solanacearum Portchinski, 1883.

references

Bereś, Kucharczyk & Kucharczyk (2013a), Blunck (1958a), Boder (1963a), Brown & Bennison (2018a), Buhr (1964b, 1965a), Daniela, Vasiliu-Oromulu & Mircea (2013a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Degabriele, Cavalleri, Goldarazena & Mifsud (2023a), Elekci̇oğlu (2020a), Goldarazena & Mound (1999a), Hurej, Kucharczyk, Twardowski & Kotecki (2017a), Hurej, Kucharczyk, Twardowski & Kozak (2014a), Fedorov (1930a), Jenser & Tzanakakis (1985a), John (1934a), Karadjova & Krumov (2015a), Knechtel (1963a), Kucharczyk (2010a), Kucharczyk, Bereś & Dąbrowski (2011a), Mantel (1964a, 1965a), Maroto & Berzosa (2021a), Marullo (1994a), Mound, Morison, Pitkin & Palmer (1976a), Nickle (2006a), Raspudić, Ivezić, Brmež & Trdan (2009a), Ressl (1967a), Roskam (2019a), Sárospataki (1999a), Sengonca, Blaeser, Özden & Kersting (2006a), Stanisławek & Kucharczyk (2010a), zur Strassen (1993a), zur Strassen (1981a, 1991a, 1993a), zur Strassen, Lacasa Plasencia & Blasco-Zumeta (1997a), Szénási, Jenser & Kazinczy (2002a), Teke & Atakan (2022a), Titschack (1964a), Thrips of the British Isles (2020), Trdan (2000a), Trdan, Andjus, Raspudić & Kač (2005a), Tunç, Bahşi̇ & Göçmen (2012a), Tunç, Bahşi & Sümbül (2012a), Tunç & Hastenpflug-Vesmanis (2016a), Ulitzka (2013a), Vasiliu-Oromulu (1998a, 2002a), Vasiliu-Oromulu, Barbuceanu & Ion (2009a), Zarkani̇ & Turanli (2019a), Zawirska & Wałkowski (2000a).

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