Liothrips adisi zur Strassen, 1978: 551.
Biology and Distribution
Described from Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil from young leaves and flower buds of Paullinia cupana.
zur Strassen (1978) A new species of Liothrips from the Amazonas harmful to Guarana plantations (Insecta: Thysanoptera: Phlaeothripidae). Acta amazonica 7: 551-554.
Mound, L.A., Wheeler, G. & Williams, D.A (2010) Resolving cryptic species with morphology and DNA; thrips as a potential biocontrol agent of Brazilian peppertree, with a new species and overview of Pseudophilothrips (Thysanoptera) Zootaxa 2432: 59-68.
Holotype female in INPA (Manaus); paratypes in Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt.