Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Thrips angusticeps

Thrips angusticeps Uzel, 1895

field thrips, cabbage thrips

on Linum, Pisum, etc.


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; Linum usitatissimum; Pisum sativum.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Buhr (1964a), Franssen & Mantel (1960a, 1962a), Nickle (2008a), Roskam (2009a, 2019a).

Last modified 16.v.2020