Cranothrips ravidus

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Nomenclatural details

Cranothrips ravidus Mound, 1972: 43.

Biology and Distribution

Described from Western Australia, breeding in the flowers of Banksia menziesii (Proteaceae).


Mound LA (1972) Further studies on Australian Aeolothripidae (Thysanoptera). Journal of the Australian Entomological Society 11: 37–54.

Mound LA & Marullo R. (1998) Biology and identification of Aeolothripidae (Thysanoptera) in Australia. Invertebrate Taxonomy 12: 929–950.

Pereyra V & Mound LA (2009) Phylogenetic relationships within the genus Cranothrips (Thysanoptera, Melanthripidae) with consideration of host associations and disjunct distributions within the family. Systematic Entomology 34: 151–161.

Type information

Holotype female, Australian National Insect Collection, Canberra.

Head and pronotum
Tergites VII-X
Sternites V-VII