Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar

TaxonomyBrowse
Info
ImagesLinksBooksData

Species Haplothrips leucanthemi - Clover thrips

Clover Thrips - Haplothrips leucanthemi Clover (daisy) thrips - Haplothrips leucanthemi clover thips - Haplothrips leucanthemi clover thips - Haplothrips leucanthemi Tube-tailed Thrip - Haplothrips leucanthemi Clover Thrip - Haplothrips leucanthemi Clover Thrip - Haplothrips leucanthemi Clover Thrip  - Haplothrips leucanthemi
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Thysanoptera (Thrips)
Family Phlaeothripidae (Tube-tailed Thrips)
Subfamily Phlaeothripinae
Genus Haplothrips
Species leucanthemi (Clover thrips)
Explanation of Names
Author: Schrank, 1781
Identification
Both sexes winged. Body brown to dark brown, fore tarsi and base of antennal segment III yellow; forewing pale with base extensively shaded.
Remarks
ITIS reports it as a native species.
Associated with large daisy flowers, such as those of Chrysanthemum leucanthemum.
Internet References