Melanthrips insulsus Bailey, 1954: 80.
Biology and Distribution
Described from one female on Yucca in Arizona, but probably associated with Agavaceae (Hoddle et al 2012)
Bailey SF (1954) A review of the Melanthripinae with descriptions of two new species (Thysanoptera: Terebrantia). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 56: 78–85.
Hoddle MS, Mound LA & Paris D (2012) Thrips of California .
Holotype female, Bohart Museum, Davis, California.