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Echinothrips americanus

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Echinothrips americanus

Summary

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  • 16 November 2021
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Invasive Species
  • Pest
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Echinothrips americanus
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Echinothrips americanus Morgan

Other Scientific Names

  • Dictyothrips floridensis

EPPO code

  • ECHTAM (Echinothrips americanus)

Taxonomic Tree

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

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: 12 May 2022
Continent/Country/Region Distribution Last Reported Origin First Reported Invasive Reference Notes

Asia

ChinaPresentIntroduced2010
-BeijingPresent
-HebeiPresent
-ShaanxiPresent
IndonesiaPresent, Localized
-JavaPresent
JapanPresentIntroduced1999
-HonshuPresent
TaiwanPresent
ThailandPresent

Europe

AustriaPresent, Few occurrences
BelgiumPresent, Localized
BulgariaPresentIntroduced2001
CroatiaPresent
CzechiaPresent, Few occurrences
DenmarkAbsent, Unconfirmed presence record(s)
FinlandPresent, Localized
FrancePresent, Few occurrences
-CorsicaPresentIntroduced1996
GermanyPresent, Few occurrences
HungaryPresent
IrelandPresent
ItalyPresent, Few occurrences
NetherlandsPresent, Few occurrences
NorwayPresentIntroducedFirst reported: 1990s
PolandPresentIntroduced2000
RussiaPresent
-Central RussiaPresent
SerbiaPresent
SlovakiaPresent
SloveniaPresentIntroduced2002
SpainPresent, Localized
SwedenPresent, Localized
United KingdomPresent, Few occurrences
-EnglandPresent, Few occurrences

North America

BermudaPresent
CanadaPresent, Localized
-British ColumbiaPresent
-OntarioPresent
GuadeloupePresent
MexicoPresent
Puerto RicoPresent
United StatesPresent, Localized
-District of ColumbiaPresent
-FloridaPresent
-GeorgiaPresent
-HawaiiPresent
-IllinoisPresent
-IowaPresent
-MarylandPresent
-MissouriPresent
-New YorkPresent
-TennesseePresent
-VirginiaPresent

Oceania

AustraliaPresent
-QueenslandPresent

Habitat List

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CategorySub-CategoryHabitatPresenceStatus
Terrestrial

Host Plants and Other Plants Affected

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Plant nameFamilyContextReferences
AraceaeAraceaeMain
BalsaminaceaeBalsaminaceaeMain
Dieffenbachia (dumbcanes)AraceaeOther
FicusMoraceaeOther
Hibiscus (rosemallows)MalvaceaeOther
Impatiens (balsam)BalsaminaceaeOther
PhilodendronAraceaeOther
Sauropus androgynusEuphorbiaceaeUnknown
SyngoniumAraceaeOther

References

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CABI/EPPO, 2011. Echinothrips americanus. [Distribution map]. Distribution Maps of Plant Pests, No.June. Wallingford, UK: CABI, Map 748.

EPPO, 2014. PQR database. Paris, France: European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization. http://www.eppo.int/DATABASES/pqr/pqr.htm

Sartiami, D., Mound, L. A., 2013. Identification of the terebrantian thrips (Insecta, Thysanoptera) associated with cultivated plants in Java, Indonesia. ZooKeys, (No.306), 1-21. http://www.pensoft.net/journals/zookeys/article/5455/identification-of-the-terebrantian-thrips-insecta-thysanoptera-associated-with-cultivated-plants-in-java-indonesia

Distribution References

CABI, EPPO, 2011. Echinothrips americanus. [Distribution map]. In: Distribution Maps of Plant Pests, Wallingford, UK: CABI. Map 748. DOI:10.1079/DMPP/20113166055

EPPO, 2022. EPPO Global database. In: EPPO Global database, Paris, France: EPPO. 1 pp. https://gd.eppo.int/

Sartiami D, Mound L A, 2013. Identification of the terebrantian thrips (Insecta, Thysanoptera) associated with cultivated plants in Java, Indonesia. ZooKeys. 1-21. http://www.pensoft.net/journals/zookeys/article/5455/identification-of-the-terebrantian-thrips-insecta-thysanoptera-associated-with-cultivated-plants-in-java-indonesia

Seebens H, Blackburn T M, Dyer E E, Genovesi P, Hulme P E, Jeschke J M, Pagad S, Pyšek P, Winter M, Arianoutsou M, Bacher S, Blasius B, Brundu G, Capinha C, Celesti-Grapow L, Dawson W, Dullinger S, Fuentes N, Jäger H, Kartesz J, Kenis M, Kreft H, Kühn I, Lenzner B, Liebhold A, Mosena A (et al), 2017. No saturation in the accumulation of alien species worldwide. Nature Communications. 8 (2), 14435. http://www.nature.com/articles/ncomms14435

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Global register of Introduced and Invasive species (GRIIS)http://griis.org/Data source for updated system data added to species habitat list.

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