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Noun1.Thysanoptera - thrips
animal order - the order of animals
class Hexapoda, class Insecta, Hexapoda, Insecta - insects; about five-sixths of all known animal species
thysanopter, thysanopteron, thysanopterous insect - an insect of the order Thysanoptera
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Currently, throughout the world, there are approximately 6,000 species of thysanopterans (Buckman et al.
During the research the team found six female thrips, also called thysanopterans, enclosed in the amber.
Very few other arthropod orders were present, but some astigmatid mites, Thysanopterans and Psocids, were also found (results not shown).