Dolichothrips indicus (Hood)

Mound, Laurence A. & Matsunaga, Janis N., 2017, The species of Haplothrips (Thysanoptera, Phlaeothripinae) and related genera recorded from the Hawaiian Islands, ZooKeys 662, pp. 79-92: 83

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Dolichothrips indicus (Hood)


Dolichothrips indicus (Hood)  


Although described from India, this species has been found widely across the Pacific, including Japan, Taiwan, Guam, New Caledonia, and French Polynesia ( Mound and Okajima 2015). On Hawaii it has been found established on the leaves of Macaranga tanarius   , but is not recorded from any of the other Hawaiian Islands. It was recorded in the "Hawaiian all-species checklist database" ( Bishop Museum 2002) under the synonymic name Dolichothrips nesius   Stannard.