Trichromothrips assamensis Tyagi & Kumar, 2017

Li, Yajin, Li, Zhengyue & Zhang, Hongrui, 2019, Trichromothrips genus-group (Thysanoptera, Thripidae) from China, with descriptions of three new species and ten new records, Zootaxa 4544 (1), pp. 79-92 : 82

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Trichromothrips assamensis Tyagi & Kumar


Trichromothrips assamensis Tyagi & Kumar

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Known previously only from three females taken on grasses in India ( Tyagi 2017), five females of this species have recently been collected in China. These specimens exhibit some variation in body color, four of the five specimens have antennal segment I yellow, II brown and abdominal segments III–VII light brown.

Specimens examined. China, Yunnan, Menglun Town, Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanic Garden , 5 females from grasses, 24.x.2017 (YanlanXie).