Tryphactothrips brevipilus Hood, 1928: 243.
Biology and Distribution
Described from St Patrick, Trinidad from leaves of creepers. Also collected from Barro Colorado island, Panama from Allamanda neriifolia. Recorded from Costa Rica from low herbs.
Hood JD (1928) New neotropical Thysanoptera collected by C.B.Williams II. Psyche 34: 230–246.
Mound LA & Marullo R (1996) The Thrips of Central and South America: An Introduction. Memoirs on Entomology, International 6: 1–488.
Holotype female, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC.