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Selenothrips rubrocinctus
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Selenothrips rubrocinctus (red-banded thrips)

Summary

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  • 18 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Pest
  • Natural Enemy
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Selenothrips rubrocinctus
  • Preferred Common Name
  • red-banded thrips
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta

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PictureTitleCaptionCopyright
Body blackish-brown, 1.0-1.4 mm long in the female.
TitleAdult female - line drawing
CaptionBody blackish-brown, 1.0-1.4 mm long in the female.
CopyrightChen Rui-jin
Body blackish-brown, 1.0-1.4 mm long in the female.
Adult female - line drawingBody blackish-brown, 1.0-1.4 mm long in the female.Chen Rui-jin
S. rubrocinctus adult female.
TitleAdult female
CaptionS. rubrocinctus adult female.
CopyrightYu Yan-Fen
S. rubrocinctus adult female.
Adult femaleS. rubrocinctus adult female.Yu Yan-Fen
Body blackish-brown, 1.0-1.2 mm in the male.
TitleAdult male - line drawing
CaptionBody blackish-brown, 1.0-1.2 mm in the male.
CopyrightKudo Iwao
Body blackish-brown, 1.0-1.2 mm in the male.
Adult male - line drawingBody blackish-brown, 1.0-1.2 mm in the male.Kudo Iwao
S. rubrocinctus adult male.
TitleAdult male
CaptionS. rubrocinctus adult male.
CopyrightYu Yan-Fen
S. rubrocinctus adult male.
Adult maleS. rubrocinctus adult male.Yu Yan-Fen
Full grown second-instar larvae ca 1.3 mm long.
TitleSecond instar larva - line drawing
CaptionFull grown second-instar larvae ca 1.3 mm long.
CopyrightKudo Iwao
Full grown second-instar larvae ca 1.3 mm long.
Second instar larva - line drawingFull grown second-instar larvae ca 1.3 mm long.Kudo Iwao
Body yellowish with the red hypodermal pigmentation of the first, second and tenth abdominal segments.
TitleSecond instar nymph
CaptionBody yellowish with the red hypodermal pigmentation of the first, second and tenth abdominal segments.
CopyrightYu Yan-Fen
Body yellowish with the red hypodermal pigmentation of the first, second and tenth abdominal segments.
Second instar nymphBody yellowish with the red hypodermal pigmentation of the first, second and tenth abdominal segments.Yu Yan-Fen
Pseudopupa I (prepupa) - the prepupal stage lasts 1 day.
TitlePseudopupa - line drawing
CaptionPseudopupa I (prepupa) - the prepupal stage lasts 1 day.
CopyrightChen Rui-jin
Pseudopupa I (prepupa) - the prepupal stage lasts 1 day.
Pseudopupa - line drawingPseudopupa I (prepupa) - the prepupal stage lasts 1 day.Chen Rui-jin
Pseudopupa II (pupa) of S. rubrocinctus, lasts for 2-3 days.
TitlePseudopupa II - line drawing
CaptionPseudopupa II (pupa) of S. rubrocinctus, lasts for 2-3 days.
CopyrightChen Rui-jin
Pseudopupa II (pupa) of S. rubrocinctus, lasts for 2-3 days.
Pseudopupa II - line drawingPseudopupa II (pupa) of S. rubrocinctus, lasts for 2-3 days. Chen Rui-jin

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Selenothrips rubrocinctus (Giard)

Preferred Common Name

  • red-banded thrips

Other Scientific Names

  • Brachyurothrips indicus Bagnall
  • Heliothrips (Selenothrips) decolor Karny
  • Heliothrips (Selenothrips) mendex Schmutz
  • Heliothrips rubrocinctus Giard
  • Physopus rubrocinctus Giard

International Common Names

  • English: cacao thrips; cocoa thrips
  • Spanish: piojillo del cacao; piojito de la cinta roja; tripido de listas rojas; trips de la cinta roja; trips de la faja roja; trips del cacao (Mexico)
  • French: thrips du cacaoyer
  • Portuguese: tripes do cacaueiro (Brasil)

Local Common Names

  • Brazil: tripes-do-cacaueiro
  • Germany: Kakao-Blasenfuss; Kakao-Thrips
  • Italy: Tripide del cacao

EPPO code

  • SLENRU (Selenothrips rubrocinctus)

Taxonomic Tree

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

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: 16 Jun 2021
Continent/Country/Region Distribution Last Reported Origin First Reported Invasive Reference Notes

Africa

BeninPresent
Cabo VerdePresentOriginal citation: zur Strassen, 1987
CameroonPresent
Congo, Democratic Republic of thePresentOriginal citation: KARNY (1925, October)
Congo, Republic of thePresent
Côte d'IvoirePresent, Widespread
Equatorial GuineaPresent
EritreaPresent
GhanaPresent
KenyaPresent
NigeriaPresent, Widespread
São Tomé and PríncipePresent, Widespread
Sierra LeonePresent
South AfricaPresent, Widespread
TanzaniaPresent
-Zanzibar IslandPresent
TogoPresent, WidespreadOriginal citation: zur Strassen, 1980
UgandaPresent

Asia

BangladeshPresentOriginal citation: zur Strassen & van Harten, 1984
ChinaPresent
-FujianPresent
-HenanPresent
-YunnanPresent
IndiaPresent
-Andaman and Nicobar IslandsPresent
-KarnatakaPresent
-KeralaPresent
-OdishaPresent
-Tamil NaduPresent
-West BengalPresent
IndonesiaPresentOriginal citation: zur Strassen, 1994
-JavaPresentOriginal citation: zur Strassen, 1994
-SulawesiPresent
JapanPresentOriginal citation: Kudô (1992)
-HonshuPresentOriginal citation: Kudô (1992)
-KyushuPresentOriginal citation: Kudô (1992)
MalaysiaPresent, WidespreadOriginal citation: Kudô (1995)
-Peninsular MalaysiaPresent, Widespread
-SarawakPresentOriginal citation: Kudô (1995)
MyanmarPresentOriginal citation: Kudô (1995)
NepalPresentOriginal citation: Kudô (1995)
PakistanPresent
PhilippinesPresent, Widespread
SingaporePresent, Widespread
Sri LankaPresent
TaiwanPresent, Widespread
ThailandPresentOriginal citation: zur Strassen & van Harten, 1984

North America

BahamasPresent, Widespread
BarbadosPresent, Widespread
Costa RicaPresent, Widespread
CubaPresent, Widespread
DominicaPresent, Widespread
Dominican RepublicPresent, Widespread
GrenadaPresent, Widespread
-Carriacou IslandPresent
GuadeloupePresent, Widespread
HaitiPresent, Widespread
HondurasPresent, Widespread
JamaicaPresent, Widespread
MexicoPresent, Widespread
PanamaPresent
Puerto RicoPresent
Saint Kitts and NevisPresent
Saint LuciaPresent
Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesPresent
Trinidad and TobagoPresent
U.S. Virgin IslandsPresent
United StatesPresent, Localized
-FloridaPresent, Widespread
-HawaiiPresent, Widespread

Oceania

American SamoaPresentOriginal citation: Mound and Walker (1987)
AustraliaPresentOriginal citation: Mound and Houston (1987)
-Northern TerritoryPresent, WidespreadOriginal citation: Mound and Houston (1987)
-QueenslandPresent, WidespreadOriginal citation: Mound and Houston (1987)
FijiPresent, WidespreadOriginal citation: Mound and Walker (1987)
GuamPresent
KiribatiPresent, WidespreadOriginal citation: Mound and Walker (1987)
New CaledoniaPresent
Northern Mariana IslandsPresent
Papua New GuineaPresent
Solomon IslandsPresent
VanuatuPresent, WidespreadOriginal citation: Mound and Walker (1987)
Wallis and FutunaPresent

South America

BrazilPresent
-BahiaPresent, Widespread
-CearaPresent, Widespread
-Espirito SantoPresent
-MaranhaoPresent
-ParaPresent, WidespreadOriginal citation: da Silva Costa, 1977
-PernambucoPresent
-Rio de JaneiroPresent
-Rio Grande do SulPresent
-Sao PauloPresent
ColombiaPresent
EcuadorPresent
GuyanaPresent
PeruPresent
SurinamePresent
VenezuelaPresent

Growth Stages

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Flowering stage, Fruiting stage, Post-harvest, Seedling stage, Vegetative growing stage

List of Symptoms/Signs

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SignLife StagesType
Fruit / discoloration
Fruit / honeydew or sooty mould
Fruit / lesions: black or brown
Fruit / lesions: black or brown
Inflorescence / blight; necrosis
Inflorescence / discoloration panicle
Inflorescence / lesions on glumes
Leaves / abnormal colours
Leaves / abnormal leaf fall
Leaves / honeydew or sooty mould
Leaves / necrotic areas
Leaves / necrotic areas

Natural enemies

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Natural enemyTypeLife stagesSpecificityReferencesBiological control inBiological control on
Franklinothrips tenuicornis Predator Larvae
Franklinothrips vespiformis Predator Larvae
Goetheana shakespearei Parasite Grenada; Hawaii; Jamaica; Puerto Rico; Trinidad cocoa; mangoes
Goetheana shakespearei Parasite Eggs
Megaphragma caribea Parasite Eggs
Megaphragma mymaripenne Parasite Eggs
Ninyas torvus Predator Adults/Larvae
Orius thripoborus Predator Adults/Larvae
Termatophylidea maculata Predator Adults/Larvae
Termatophylidea opaca Predator Adults/Larvae
Termatophylidea pilosa Predator Adults/Larvae

References

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1976. Technical report, 1975. Informe Tecnico, Centro de Pesquisas do Cacau, xii + 129 pp.

Abreu JM, 1973. Evaluation of insecticides for the control of the cacao thrips (Selenothrips rubrocinctus (Giard)) in Bahia. Revista Theobroma, 3(4):3-10

Anathakrishnan TN, 1971. Thrips (Thysanoptera) in agriculture, horticulture & forestry--diagnosis, bionomics & control. Journal of Scientific & Industrial Research, 30:113-146.

APPPC, 1987. Insect pests of economic significance affecting major crops of the countries in Asia and the Pacific region. Technical Document No. 135. Bangkok, Thailand: Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific region (RAPA).

AVA, 2001. Diagnostic records of the Plant Health Diagnostic Services, Plant Health Centre, Agri-food & Veterinary Authority, Singapore.

Badonnel A, 1976. A new species of Amphipsocus from the island of Sao Tome (Psocoptera: Amphipsocidae). Mitteilungen der Schweizerischen Entomologischen Gesellschaft, 49(3/4):277-280

Bennett FD; Baranowski RM, 1982. First record of the thrips parasite Goetheana parvipennis (Gahan) (Eulophidae: Hymenoptera) from the Bahamas. Florida Entomologist, 65(1):185

Bhatti BS, 1990. Catalogue of insects of the order Terebrantia from the Indian Subregion. Zoology, Journal of Pure and Applied Zoology, 2(4):205-352

Bianchi FA, 1965. New Thysanoptera records from the Caroline and Mariana Islands. Proceedings of the Hawaiian Entomological Society, 19:73-76

Bohlen E, 1973. Crop pests in Tanzania and their control. Berlin, Germany: Verlag Paul Parey.

Callan EMcC, 1943. Natural enemies of the cacaothrips. Bulletin of Entomological Research, 34:313-321.

Callan EMcC, 1975. Miridae of the genus Termatophylidea (Hemiptera) as predators of cacao thrips. Entomophaga, 20(4):389-391

Castro ZB de; Cavalcante MLS; Cavalcante RD, 1975. Occurrence of Selenothrips rubrocinctus (Giard, 1901) as a pest in Ceara State. Fitossanidade, 1(3):71-72

Cavalcante RD; Santos OM de L; Castro ZBde, 1975. Population study of cashew-tree thrips Selenothrips rubrocinctus (Giard). Biologico, 41(12):355-356

Chen LS, 1981. Studies on the Panchptothripinp (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) in Taiwan. Plant Protection Bulletin, Taiwan, 23(2):117-130

Costa A-da-Silva; Da-Silva-Costa A; Silva-Costa A-da, 1977. Principal pests of cacao in the State of Pera. Cacau Altualidades, 14:13-22.

Coulibaly N, 1979. Some aspects of the damage caused by Selenothrips rubrocinctus (Giard) and of the biology of this thysanopteran pest of cacao. Cafe Cacao The, 23(4):283-290

Decazy B; Coulibaly N, 1982. Performance of cacao cultivars with respected to some insect pests: possibility of early selection of tolerant trees. In: Cocoa Producers' Alliance, Proceedings of the 8th International Cocoa Research Conference. Lagos, Nigeria: CPA, 685-688.

Delvare G, 1993. On the Megaphragma of Guadeloupe with the description of a new species (Hymenoptera, Trichogrammatidae). Revue Francaise d'Entomologie, 15(4):149-152

Dennill GB, 1992. Orius thripoborus (Anthocoridae), a potential biocontrol agent of Heliothrips haemorrhoidalis and Selenothrips rubrocinctus (Thripidae) on avocado fruits in the eastern Transvaal. Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa, 55(2):255-258

Dennill GB; Erasmus MJ, 1992. Basis for a practical technique for monitoring thrips in avocado orchards. Crop Protection, 11(1):89-91

Dennill GB; Erasmus MJ, 1992. The insect pests of avocado fruits - increasing pest complex and changing pest status. Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa, 55(1):51-57

Escobar PE; Lemos CGA; Figueroa PA, 1985. A practical guide to the identification and management of the pests of ornamental plants. Acta Agronomica, 35(4):91-96.

Fennah RG, 1955. The epidemiology of cacao-thrips on cacao in Trinidad. Report of Cacao Research Trinidad, 24:7-26.

Fennah RG, 1963. Nutritional factors associated with seasonal population increase of cacao thrips, Selenothrips rubrocinctus (Giard) (Thysanoptera), on cashew, Anacardium occidentale. Bulletin of Entomological Research, 53:681-713.

Fennah RG, 1965. The influence of environmental stress on the cacao tree in predetermining the feeding sites of cacao thrips, Selenothrips rubrocinctus (Giard), on leaves and pods. Bulletin of Entomological Research, 56:333-349.

Igboekwe AD, 1985. Injury to young cashew plants, Anacardium occidentale L., by the red-banded thrips Selenothrips rubrocinctus Giard (Thysanoptera: Thripidae). Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 13(1):25-32

ITCPC, 1977. Technical Report, 1976. Itabuna, Brazil: Informe Tecnico, Centro de Pesquisas do Cacau.

Johansen RM, 1976. Some aspects of mimetic behaviour in Franklinothrips vespiformis (Crawford), (Insecta: Thysanoptera). Anales del Instituto de Biologia, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Serie Zoologia, 47(1):25-50

KARNY HH; 1925, October. On some Tropical Thysanoptera. Bulletin of Entomological Research, 16(pt. 2):125-142 pp.

Kud( I, 1995. Some Panchaetothripinae from Nepal, Malaysia and the Philippines (Thysanoptera: Terebrantia: Thripidae). Insecta Matsumurana, 52:81-103; [^italic~Research Trips for Agricultural and Forest Insects in the Subcontinent of India, Scientific Report^roman~ No. 50, ^italic~Systematic and Ecological Surveys on Some Plant-parasitic Microarthropods in Southeast Asia, Scientific Report^roman~ No. 22]; 35 ref.

Kudô I, 1980. Some Panchaetothripine Thysanoptera from Southeast Asia. Oriental Insects, 13:345-355.

Kudo I, 1992. Panchaetothripinae in Japan (Thysanoptera, Thripidae) 1. Panchaetothripini, the genera other than Helionothrips. Japanese Journal of Entomology, 60(1):109-125

Le Pelley RH, 1959. Agriccultural Insects of East Africa. Nairobi, Kenya: East Africa High Commission, 307 pp.

Mendes ACdeB; Bicelli CRL; Garcia JdeJdaS; De Barros Mendes AC; Barros Mendes ACde; Leal Bicell CR; Da Silvia Garcia JdeJ; Silvia Garcia JdeJda, 1984. Chemical control of Selenothrips rubrocinctus (Giard), a pest of cocoa plantations in the region of Altamira, Para, Brazil. Revista Theobroma, 14:189-192.

Moulton D, 1942. Thrips of Guam. In: Insects of Guam. Bernice P. Bishop Museum Bulletin, 172:7-16

Mound LA, 1970. Thysanoptera from Solomon Islands. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History), Entomology, 24:83-126.

Mound LA; Houston KJ, 1987. An annotated check-list of Thysanoptera from Australia. Occasional Papers on Systematic Entomology, No. 4:28pp.

Mound LA; Walker AK, 1987. Thysanoptera as tropical tramps: new records from New Zealand and the Pacific. New Zealand Entomologist, 9:70-85.

Muhammad Sarwar, 2006. Occurrence of insect pests on guava (Psidium guajava) tree. Pakistan Journal of Zoology, 38(3):197-200.

Omole MM, 1977. The susceptibility of cashew varieties (types) to infestation and chemical control of the red-banded thrips, Selenothrips rubrocinctus, in the field. Occasional Publication, Nigerian Society for Plant Protection, 49-50

Paulin D; Decazy B; Coulibaly N, 1983. Study of seasonal variation in conditions of pollination and fruit-set in a cacao plantation. Cafe, Cacao, The, 27(3):165-176

Pitkin BR; Mound LA, 1973. A catalogue of West African Thysanoptera. Bulletin de l'Institut Fondamental d'Afrique Noire, 35:407-449.

Reyes CP, 1994. Thysanoptera (Hexapoda) of the Philippine Islands. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, 42(2):107-507.

Reyne A, 1921. De cacaothrips (Heliothrips rubrocinctus, Giard). Bulletin, Department van den Landbouw in Suriname, 44:1-214.

Strassen R zur, 1980. Thysanopterologische Notizen (5) (Insecta: Thysanoptera). Senckenbergiana Biolobica, 60:191-202.

Strassen R zur, 1987. Wildpflanzen-Fluren als naturliche Reservoire f_r potentille Pflanzensch, dlinge unter den kapverdischen Fransenflüglern (Insecta: Thysanoptera). Courier Forschungsinstitut Senckenberg, 95:65-70.

Strassen R zur, 1994. Some reflections on the composition of the thrips fauna (Insecta: Thysanoptera) of Bali (Indonesia) along the biogeographical Bali-Lombok line. Courier Forschungsinstitut Senckenberg, 178:33-48.

Strassen R zur; Harten A van, 1984. Gelbschhalenfaenge von Fransenflüglern aus Katoffelkulturen in Bangladesh (Insecta: Thysanoptera). Senckenbergiana Biologica, 65:75-95.

UK CAB International, 1961. Selenothrips rubrocinctus. [Distribution map]. Distribution Maps of Plant Pests, December. Wallingford, UK: CAB International, Map 136.

Wang WX, 1984. Bionomics and control of Selenothrips rubrocinctus. Acta Entomologica Sinica, 27(1):81-86

Watson GW; Muniappan R; Shepard BM; Sembel DT; Rauf A; Carner GR; Benson EP, 2014. Sap-sucking insect records (Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha and Thysanoptera: Thripidae) from Indonesia. Florida Entomologist, 97(4):1594-1597. http://www.fcla.edu/FlaEnt/

Zanuncio Junior JS; Martins Ddos S; Fornazier MJ; Ventura JA; Queiroz RB; Pinent SMJ; Zanuncio JC, 2016. Thrips species (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) in Brazilian papaya (Brassicales: Caricaceae) orchards as potential virus vectors. Florida Entomologist, 99(2):314-317. http://www.bioone.org/loi/flen

Zhang WX; Tong XL, 1993. Check list of Thrips (Insecta: Thysanoptera) from China. Zoology (Journal of Pure and Applied Zoology), 4:409-443.

Zhang WX; Tong XL, 1993a. Notes on some Panchaetothripinae species from Xishuangbanna, with description of a new species (Thripidae: Thysanoptera). Journal of South China Agricultural University, 14:51-54.

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Agboton C, Onzo A, Ouessou F I, Goergen G, Vidal S, Tamò M, 2014. Insect fauna associated with Anacardium occidentale (Sapindales: Anacardiaceae) in Benin, West Africa. Journal of Insect Science (Annapolis). 14 (229), 1-11. http://www.bioone.org/doi/full/10.1093/jisesa/ieu091

APPPC, 1987. Insect pests of economic significance affecting major crops of the countries in Asia and the Pacific region. In: Technical Document No. 135, Bangkok, Thailand: Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific region (RAPA).

AVA, 2001. Diagnostic records of the Plant Health Diagnostic Services., Singapore: Plant Health Centre Agri-food & Veterinary Authority.

Badonnel A, 1976. A new species of Amphipsocus from the island of Sao Tome (Psocoptera: Amphipsocidae). (Une nouvelle espece du genre Amphipsocus de l'ile de Sao Tome (Psocoptera: Amphipsocidae).). Mitteilungen der Schweizerischen Entomologischen Gesellschaft. 49 (3/4), 277-280.

Bennett F D, Baranowski R M, 1982. First record of the thrips parasite Goetheana parvipennis (Gahan) (Eulophidae: Hymenoptera) from the Bahamas. Florida Entomologist. 65 (1), 185. DOI:10.2307/3494160

Bhatti B S, 1990. Catalogue of insects of the order Terebrantia from the Indian Subregion. Zoology, Journal of Pure and Applied Zoology. 2 (4), 205-352.

Bianchi FA, 1965. New Thysanoptera records from the Caroline and Mariana Islands. [Proceedings of the Hawaiian Entomological Society], 19 73-76.

Bohlen E, 1973. Crop pests in Tanzania and their control. In: Crop pests in Tanzania and their control. Berlin, Germany: Verlag Paul Parey. 142pp.

Brhane D, Girmay M, Debru H, Hayelom M, Tekie M H M, Sharma V K, Naqvi S D Y, 2018. Survey on insect-pests of guava and management practices around Hamelmalo sub-zoba. Journal of Eco-friendly Agriculture. 13 (1), 69-71. http://ecoagrijournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Full-paper131.pdf

CABI, Undated. Compendium record. Wallingford, UK: CABI

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

Callan E McC, 1975. Miridae of the genus Termatophylidea (Hemiptera) as predators of cacao thrips. Entomophaga. 20 (4), 389-391. DOI:10.1007/BF02371593

Castro Z B de, Cavalcante M L S, Cavalcante R D, 1975. Occurrence of Selenothrips rubrocinctus (Giard, 1901) as a pest in Ceara State. (Ocorrencia de Selenothrips rubrocinctus (Giard, 1901) como praga no Estado do Ceara.). Fitossanidade. 1 (3), 71-72.

Chen L S, 1981. Studies on the Panchaetothripinae (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) in Taiwan. Plant Protection Bulletin, Taiwan. 23 (2), 117-130.

Coulibaly N, 1979. Some aspects of the damage caused by Selenothrips rubrocinctus (Giard) and of the biology of this thysanopteran pest of cacao. (Quelques aspects des degats causes par Selenothrips rubrocinctus (Giard) et de la biologie de ce thysanoptere ravageur du cacaoyer,.). In: Cafe Cacao The, 23 (4) 283-290.

Delvare G, 1993. On the Megaphragma of Guadeloupe with the description of a new species (Hymenoptera, Trichogrammatidae). (Sur les Megaphragma de Guadeloupe avec la description d'une espèce nouvelle (Hymenoptera, Trichogrammatidae).). Revue Française d'Entomologie. 15 (4), 149-152.

Dennill G B, 1992. Orius thripoborus (Anthocoridae), a potential biocontrol agent of Heliothrips haemorrhoidalis and Selenothrips rubrocinctus (Thripidae) on avocado fruits in the eastern Transvaal. Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa. 55 (2), 255-258.

Escobar P E, Lemos C G A, Figueroa P A, 1985. A practical guide to the identification and management of the pests of ornamental plants. (Guia practica para la identificación y manejo de plagas en plantas ornamentales.). Acta Agronomica. 35 (4), 91-96.

Igboekwe A D, 1985. Injury to young cashew plants, Anacardium occidentale L., by the red-banded thrips Selenothrips rubrocinctus Giard (Thysanoptera: Thripidae). Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 13 (1), 25-32.

ITCPC, 1977. Technical Report, 1976., Itabuna, Brazil: Informe Tecnico, Centro de Pesquisas do Cacau.

Johansen R M, 1976. Some aspects of mimetic behaviour in Franklinothrips vespiformis (Crawford), (Insecta: Thysanoptera). (Algunos aspectos sobre la conducta mimetica de Franklinothrips vespiformis (Crawford), (Insecta: Thysanoptera).). Anales del Instituto de Biologia, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Serie Zoologia. 47 (1), 25-50.

Le Pelley RH, 1959. Agriccultural Insects of East Africa., Nairobi, Kenya: East Africa High Commission. 307 pp.

Lima É F B, Zucchi R A, 2016. Thrips on fabaceous plants and weeds in an ecotone in northeastern Brazil. Ciência Rural. 46 (3), 393-398. DOI:10.1590/0103-8478cr20150613

Moulton D, 1942. Thrips of Guam. In: Bulletin of the Bernice P. Bishop Museum. Honolulu, Hawaii: Bernice P. Bishop Museum. 7-16.

Muhammad Sarwar, 2006. Occurrence of insect pests on guava (Psidium guajava) tree. Pakistan Journal of Zoology. 38 (3), 197-200.

Naik C M, Chakravarthy A K, Doddabasappa B, 2012. Seasonal distribution of insect pests associated with cashew (Anacardium occidentale L.) in Karnataka. Environment and Ecology. 30 (4), 1321-1323.

Omole M M, 1977. The susceptibility of cashew varieties (types) to infestation and chemical control of the red-banded thrips, Selenothrips rubrocinctus, in the field. Occasional Publication, Nigerian Society for Plant Protection. 49-50.

Paulin D, Decazy B, Coulibaly N, 1983. Study of seasonal variation in conditions of pollination and fruit-set in a cacao plantation. (Étude des variations saisonnières des conditions de pollinisation et de fructification dans une cacaoyère.). Café, Cacao, Thé. 27 (3), 165-176.

Pitkin BR, Mound LA, 1973. A catalogue of West African Thysanoptera. In: Bulletin de l'Institut Fondamental d'Afrique Noire, 35 407-449.

Reyes C P, 1994. Thysanoptera (Hexapoda) of the Philippine Islands. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology. 42 (2), 107-507.

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

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