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Genus Frankliniella

Pecan Thrips - Frankliniella petite - Frankliniella Thrips - Frankliniella Yellow thrips - Frankliniella Another yellow thrips - Frankliniella Another yellow thrips - Frankliniella Thrips - Frankliniella tritici
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Thysanoptera (Thrips)
Family Thripidae
Subfamily Thripinae
Genus Frankliniella
Explanation of Names
Frankliniella Karny 1910
Numbers
44 spp. in the US(1), ~230 total(2)
Range
New World
Remarks
includes several pest spp.:(3)
F. fusca (Tobacco Thrips)
F. occidentalis (Western Flower Thrips)
F. tritici (Flower Thrips)
F. vaccinii (Blueberry Thrips)