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Published: 2021-01-28
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Species of Astrothrips from China, with one new species and a list of plant associations (Thysanoptera, Panchaetothripinae)

Plant Protection College, Yunnan Agricultural University, Kunming, 650201, China
CSIRO Ecosystem Sciences, P.O.Box 1700, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia.
Plant Protection College, Yunnan Agricultural University, Kunming, 650201, China Biotechnology and Engineering College, West Yunnan University, Lincang, 677000, China
Plant Protection College, Yunnan Agricultural University, Kunming, 650201, China
Thysanoptera leaf-feeding new species new records key to species


Seven species of the Panchaetothripinae genus Astrothrips are recorded from China, and an illustrated key provided for their identification. One new species is described, A. glanduculus sp.n., and the following three species are newly recorded from China, A. asiaticus, A. globiceps, and A. tumiceps. The male of A. aucubae is described for the first time, and plants from which Astrothrips have been taken are listed.



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