Forest Pests of North America
Native and Non-native insects, diseases, and weeds of urban, managed, and natural forests

redbanded thrips
Selenothrips rubrocinctus (Giard, 1901)


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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Thysanoptera
Suborder: Terebrantia
Family: Thripidae
Subfamily: Panchaetothripinae
Genus: Selenothrips

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Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
cacao thrips


Common Name Reference: Bosik, J. J. Common Names of Insects and Related Organisms 1997. Lanham, MD: Entomological Society of America (ESA), 1997. 232 pp.
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