Sericothrips opuntiae Hood, 1936: 88.
Biology and Distribution
Described from Comobabi, Arizona USA from Opuntia sp.
Hood JD (1936) Nine new Thysanoptera from the United States. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 44: 81–100.
Pitkin BR (1978) Lectotype designations of certain species of thrips described by J.D.Hood and notes on his collection (Thysanoptera). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 80: 264–295.
Lectotype female, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC.