Pseudodendrothrips species

Rasool, Iftekhar, Mound, Laurence A., Soliman, Ahmed M. & Aldhafer, Hathal M., 2021, The Dendrothripinae (Thysanoptera, Thripidae) of SaudiArabia, withnew records one new species, and revised status of Pseudodendrothrips stuardoi (Moulton), Zootaxa 4999 (3), pp. 219-227: 223

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4999.3.2

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scientific name

Pseudodendrothrips species
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Key to Pseudodendrothrips species   from Saudi Arabia

( P. mori   included only for reference)

1. Antennae 8–segmented ( Fig. 13 View FIGURES 8–13 ); hind tibiae with two spines at apex ( Fig. 12 View FIGURES 8–13 ); body yellow with no dark markings................................................................................................. P. aegyptiacus  

-. Antennae 9–segmented ( Fig. 19 View FIGURES 14–20 ); hind tibiae with one spine at apex ( Figs 11 View FIGURES 8–13 , 20 View FIGURES 14–20 ); body yellow with gray to light brown shadings at least between base of antennae..................................................................... 2

2. Mouth cone extending across mesosternum, maxillary palps 50 microns long ( Fig. 16 View FIGURES 14–20 ); hind tarsi at least 0.8 times as long hind tibiae ( Fig. 20 View FIGURES 14–20 ); fore wing first vein with 12–13 setae ( Fig. 18 View FIGURES 14–20 ); pronotal posteroangular setae S3 usually almost as long as S4 ( Fig. 14 View FIGURES 14–20 ) ……………………............................................................. P. stuardoi   stat. rev.

-. Mouth cone not extending beyond prosternum, maxillary palps less than 40 microns long; hind tarsi at most 0.6 times as long as hind tibiae ( Fig. 11 View FIGURES 8–13 ); fore wing first vein with about 6 setae; pronotal posteroangular setae S3 distinctly shorter than S4 ( Fig. 9 View FIGURES 8–13 )............................................................................................. P. mori