Heterothrips cacti, Hood 1954,

Borbón, Carlos Manuel De, 2010, The Heterothrips species of Argentina, with two new species and biological notes (Thysanoptera, Heterothripidae), Zootaxa 2562, pp. 45-56: 47

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Heterothrips cacti, Hood 1954


Heterothrips cacti, Hood 1954 

Described originally from Argentina, Formosa Province, on an unidentified cactus, this species was subsequently reported from Opuntia sulphurea  ( Cactaceae  ) in Mendoza (de Borbón, 2005).

Material examined. ARGENTINA, Potrerillos, Mendoza, 23.ix. 2002, 3 females and 3 males; El Carrizal (S 33 17.194 W 68 43.327), Mendoza, 16 females, 4 males, 21.xi. 2009 on Opuntia sulphurea  (de Borbón), in Laboratorio de virología, EEA, Mendoza.