Sericothrips gracilipes Hood, 1924: 149.
Biology and Distribution
Described from Mexico. Recorded from Costa Rica, Trinidad and Jamaica. Also reported from India, Taiwan, Thailand, Australia, New Caledonia and Hawaii USA. Associated with Malvaceous weeds.
Hood JD (1924) A new Sericothrips (Thysanoptera) injurious to cotton. Canadian Entomologist 56: 149–150.
Mound LA & Marullo R (1996) The Thrips of Central and South America: An Introduction. Memoirs on Entomology, International 6: 1–488.
Wang C-L (2007) Hydatothrips and Neohydatothrips (Thysanoptera, Thripidae) of East and South Asia with three new species from Taiwan. Zootaxa 1575: 47–68.
Mound LA & Tree DJ (2009) Identification and host-plant associations of Australian Sericothripinae (Thysanoptera, Thripidae). Zootaxa 1983: 1–22.
Holotype, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC.