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Review of the Panchaetothripinae (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) of China, with two new species descriptions

  • Majid Mirab-balou (a1) (a2), Zhaohong Wang (a1) and Xiaoli Tong (a1)


The paper provides a review of the subfamily Panchaetothripinae (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) in China, including descriptions of two new species: Helionothrips rugatus Mirab-balou and Tong new species and Panchaetothrips bifurcus Mirab-balou and Tong new species. Rhipiphorothrips concoloratus Zhang and Tong, originally described in Chinese, is re-described based on type specimens. Identification keys to 13 genera and 32 species of Chinese panchaetothripine are presented.


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