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Noun1.Thripidae - thrips
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
thrip, thripid, thrips - any of various small to minute sucking insects with narrow feathery wings if any; they feed on plant sap and many are destructive
genus Thrips - type genus of the Thripidae
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Efficacy and selectivity of pesticides on citrus thrips Pezothrips kellyanus Bagnall Thysanoptera: Thripidae.
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Homoptera, Cicadellidae Omocestus haemorrhoidalis Orthoptera, Acrididae Chorthippus brunneus Orthoptera, Acrididae Cryptothrips nigripes Thysanoptera, Phlaeothripidae Thrips trehernei Thysanoptera, Thripidae Chirothrips manicatus Thysanoptera, Thripidae Pyralis farinalis Lepidoptera, Pyralidae (larvae) Autographa gamma Lepidoptera, Noctuidae (larvae) Ability to Body length Prey species escape (mm) Psammotettix sp.