family Thripidae

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: 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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Moreover, all the major pests of thrips are related to family Thripidae, having different major pest species belong to different genera's including Taeniothrips, Scirtothrips, and Thrips (Triplehornn and Johnson, 2005).
Frankliniella is the second largest genus in the family Thripidae (Thysanoptera) with 233 extant species (ThripsWiki 2015), of which most are native to the Americas (Nakahara 1997).
(Heterothripidae) and Haplothrips gowdeyi (Phlaeothripidae), all of the thrips species belong to the family Thripidae.
Major species belonged to the family Thripidae; representatives of Aeolothripidae and Phlaeothripidae were relatively less common in the flowers of the strawberry crop.