Occurrence of Japanese Gall-forming Thrips, Ponticulothrips diospyrosi Haga et Okajima(Thysanoptera:Phlaelthripidae) in Korea

감관총채벌레(신칭:Ponticulothrips diospyrosi Haga et Okajima)(Thysanoptera:Phlaelthripidae)의 발생

  • Published : 2002.03.01


A thysanopteran pest pest was collected from the damaged leaves of Fuyu persimmon (Diospyrosi kaki) at Changwon, Gyeongnam province in June, 2000. The thrips was identified as Japanese gall-forming thrips, Ponticulothrips diospyrosi(Phlaeothripidae). which is newly recorded in Korea. Brief morphological and ecological characters, damage symptoms, and distribution in Gyeongnam province were provided.


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