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Type: Article
Published: 2014-01-28
Page range: 595–600
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New generic synonyms in the Palaeotropical genus Urothrips (Thysanoptera: Phlaeothripinae) with one new species from Seychelles

Thrips-iD, Zeller Straße 14, 77654 Offenburg, Germany.
CSIRO Ecosystem Sciences, PO Box 1700, Canberra, ACT 2601.
Urothrips Coxothrips Biconothrips new species


Urothrips kobroi sp. n. is described from Seychelles, and reasons are given for considering Biconothrips Stannard and Coxothrips Bournier as new synonyms of Urothrips Bagnall. This genus now includes nine species, distributed between Africa and Australia, and a key to these species is provided.