genus Frankliniella

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Noun1.genus Frankliniella - tobacco thrips
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Frankliniella fusca, tobacco thrips - injurious to growing tobacco and peanuts
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Thrips in the genus Frankliniella (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) (flower thrips) feed on swollen buds, open flowers, and developing fruits of many vegetables, fruits, and ornamentals, therein causing necrosis, cellular collapse, distortion, discoloration, silvering, or fruit abortion (Childers & Achor 1991; Childers 1997; Shipp et al.
The Genus Frankliniella Karny, with keys for the determination of species (Thysanoptera).
Abstract: A new speeies of thrip, genus Frankliniella (group cephalica; Thysanoptera: Thripidae) from Costa Rica.