Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide


Caliothrips phaseoli



Caliothrips phaseoli


  • Last modified
  • 20 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Pest
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Caliothrips phaseoli
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta
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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Caliothrips phaseoli Hood

Other Scientific Names

  • Caliothrips braziliensis
  • Heliothrips phaseoli
  • Hercinothrips phaseoli (HOOD)
  • Hercothrips phaseoli

International Common Names

  • Spanish: pulgon del poroto; trips negro; trips negro de la soja

EPPO code

  • HEROPH (Caliothrips phaseoli)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Uniramia
  •                 Class: Insecta
  •                     Order: Thysanoptera
  •                         Family: Thripidae
  •                             Genus: Caliothrips
  •                                 Species: Caliothrips phaseoli

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Last updated: 10 Jan 2020
Continent/Country/Region Distribution Last Reported Origin First Reported Invasive Reference Notes

North America

United StatesPresentCABI Data Mining (Undated)
-TexasPresentCABI Data Mining (Undated)

South America

ArgentinaPresentCABI Data Mining (Undated)
BrazilPresentCABI (Undated)
-Sao PauloPresentCABI (Undated)

Distribution References

CABI Data Mining, Undated. CAB Abstracts Data Mining.,

CABI, Undated. CABI Compendium: Status as determined by CABI editor. Wallingford, UK: CABI

Natural enemies

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Natural enemyTypeLife stagesSpecificityReferencesBiological control inBiological control on
Cycloneda sanguinea Predator
Eriopis connexa Predator
Orius insidiosus Predator

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