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Genus information

Gelothrips Bhatti, 1967: 5. Type species Aeolothrips (Gelothrips) alis Bhatti, by monotypy. (=Rhipidothrips cinctus Hood).

Arcuthrips Mound, 1967: 51. Type species Desmothrips monrosi de Santis, by original designation. Synonymised by Mound, 1972: 53.

Biology and Distribution

Includes one species from Asia and two from South America.


Bhatti JS (1967) Thysanoptera nova Indica. Published by the author, Delhi. pp. 1–24.

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

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


Gelothrips cinctus (Hood, 1918)

Gelothrips monrosi (De Santis, 1959)

Gelothrips topali (Pelikan, 1964)