Cryptothrips rectangularis

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Nomenclatural details

Cryptothrips rectangularis Hood, 1908: 376.

Cryptothrips salicis Watson, 1921: 80.

Biology and Distribution

Described from Illinois USA but widespread across North America to California (Hoddle et al, 2012).


Hood JD (1908) Three new North American Phloeothripidae. Canadian Entomologist 40: 305–309.

Watson JR (1921) New Thysanoptera from New York. Bulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society 16: 78–86.

Hoddle MS, Mound LA & Paris DL (2012) Thrips of California 2012. Cd-rom published by CBIT Publishing, Queensland. [1]

Type information

Lectotype female (C. rectangularis), National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington.

Syntypes (C. salicis), Florida State Arthropod Collection, Gainesville.