Thysanoptera

Minaei, Kambiz, 2012, Ficothrips, a new genus of Thripinae Thysanoptera from Iran, Zootaxa 3361, pp. 63-68 : 63

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.281640

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6167724

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03E8B063-FFA3-CD11-FF5D-166DFCB22E3A

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Plazi

scientific name

Thysanoptera
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Genera of Thysanoptera in Iran

Bhatti et al. (2009) listed 62 genera (including 47 Terebrantia and 15 Tubulifera) of Thysanoptera in Iran. Subsequently, Mirab-balou & Chen (2011 a,b; 2012 a,b), Ramezani et al. (2012), Minaei & Alichi (2012) and Mirab-balou et al. (2012) added five thripid genera ( Stenchaetothrips , Megalurothrips , Selenothrips , Florithrips , Arorathrips ) and two phlaeothripid genera, Aleurodothrips and Bagnalliella to this list. In this paper another genus, Ficothrips , is described based on specimens collected from leaves of Ficus carica in Fars province, in south of Iran. So the number of Thysanoptera genera recorded from Iran is now 70.