Retithrips syriacus (Mayet)

Lima, Élison Fabrício B., O’Donnell, Cheryle A., Sousa, Yago Lucas C. & Zamar, María Inés, 2021, Identification of second instar larvae of Panchaetothripinae (Thysanoptera Thripidae) in Brazil and Argentina, Zootaxa 5047 (4), pp. 453-464: 459

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Retithrips syriacus (Mayet)


Retithrips syriacus (Mayet)  

( Fig. 4 View FIGURES 1–15 , 34, 41 View FIGURES 22–42 )

Head and pronotum golden brown with brown spots laterally; meso- and metanotum and abdominal segments I–V pale with red internal pigment; abdominal segment I with red internal pigment with a pair of white spots on lateral thirds; segments II–V with red internal pigment; segment VI pale; segments VII–X orange ( Fig. 4 View FIGURES 1–15 ). Antennal segment III with setae shorter than the length of the segment. Dorsal setae with acute apex. Pronotum with no sclerotized blotch. Abdominal tergite II with spiracles; segment X with 16–18 anal setae about 2x longer than the length of the segment ( Fig. 41 View FIGURES 22–42 ). Spiracles with no or one pore on facets ( Fig. 34 View FIGURES 22–42 ). Individuals are available from Brazil from the states of São Paulo, Espírito Santo and Piauí from roses, Terminalia cattapa   , grapes and Jatropha curcas (CHNUFPI)   .