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Thrips tabaci (Onion thrip)

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Fenland 1529 England, United Kingdom

Prey / Diet

Allium cepa (garden onion)[1]
Capsicum annuum (cayenne pepper)[2]
Cirsium palustre (Marsh Thistle)[1]
Convolvulus arvensis (perennial morningglory)[1]
Cucumis sativus (garden cucumber)[1]
Dianthus caryophyllus (carnation)[2]
Galium album (white bedstraw)[1]
Incarvillea delavayi[2]
Lathyrus odoratus (sweetpea)[2]
Leontodon hispidus subsp. hastilis (Rough Hawkbit)[1]
Nicotiana tabacum (cultivated tobacco)[1]
Origanum vulgare (oregano)[1]
Solanum lycopersicum (Currant Tomato)[2]
Stephanomeria paniculata (tufted wirelettuce)[1]
Vernonanthura cuneifolia (Mugwort)[1]
Zantedeschia aethiopica (Arum Lily)[2]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Adelphocoris lineolatus (alfalfa plant bug)2
Autographa gamma (Silver Y Moth)2
Cassida rubiginosa (Thistle Tortoise Beetle)2
Delia florilega (bean seed maggot)2
Delia platura (seedcorn maggot)2
Episyrphus balteatus (Marmelade Fly)2
Eupithecia absinthiata (Wormwood Pug)2
Eupithecia subumbrata2
Gortyna flavago2
Gymnoscelis rufifasciata (Double-striped Pug)2
Haplothrips distinguendus2
Hydraecia micacea (potato stem worm)2
Lacanobia oleracea (Bright-line Brown-Eye Moth)2
Liriomyza strigata2
Lycaena phlaeas (Small Copper Butterfly)2
Lygocoris pabulinus (Common Green Capsid)2
Lygus pratensis (Common Meadow Bug)2
Mamestra brassicae (Cabbage Moth)2
Oxyna parietina2
Philaenus spumarius (meadow froghopper)2
Scopula marginepunctata (Mullein Wave)2
Thrips angusticeps2

Predators

Franklinothrips vespiformis (vespiform thrips)[3]

Distribution

Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China); North America; Southern Asia;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants 2Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics. 3Franklinothrips vespiformis Crawford (Insecta: Thysanoptera: Aeolothripidae), Runqian Mao, Yingfang Xiao, and Steven P. Arthurs, Entomology and Nematology Department, University of Florid, March 2015
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