Cranothrips emersoni

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Head and pronotum
Tergites VII-X
Sternites IV-V

Nomenclatural details

Cranothrips emersoni Girault, 1929: 1.

Biology and Distribution

Described from Queensland, Australia, breeding in flowers of Thriptomene sp. (Myrtaceae).


Girault AA (1929) New pests from Australia VI. Privately published, Brisbane, pp. 1–4.

Mound LA (1967) A taxonomic revision of the Australian Aeolothripidae (Thysanoptera). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Entomology 20: 41–74.

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

Syntype females, Queensland Museum, Brisbane.