Pygothripina

 Cryptothrips rectangularis, from University of Alberta.

Belongs within: Idolothripinae.

The Pygothripina is a group of thrips that is most diverse in Australia and New Zealand (Mound & Palmer 1983).

Characters (from Mound & Palmer 1983): Antennae often 7-segmented, usually with two sense cones on segments III and IV (rarely three or four cones on segment IV). Maxillary guides often well-developed; maxillary stylets long and close together medially. Metathoracic sternopleural sutures present; anapleural sutures complete. Pelta with slender wide lateral wings, often broad basally. Anal tube may be greatly swollen.

<==Pygothripina [Cryptothripina, Cryptothripinae]
    |--Cleistothrips Bagnall 1932MP83
    |    `--*C. idolothripoides Bagnall 1932MP83
    |--Pelinothrips Mound 1974MP83
    |    |--*P. ornatus (Girault 1930) [=Rhopalothrips ornatus]MP83
    |    `--P. brochotus Mound 1974MP83
    |--Ozothrips Mound & Palmer 1983MP83
    |    |--*O. priscus Mound & Palmer 1983MP83
    |    |--O. eurytis Mound & Palmer 1983MP83
    |    `--O. janus Mound & Palmer 1983MP83
    |--Heptathrips Moulton 1942 [incl. Ascania Faure 1954, Capnothrips Zur Strassen 1979]MP83
    |    |--*H. tonnoiri Moulton 1942MP83
    |    |--H. africana (Moulton 1949) [=Adelothrips africana]MP83
    |    |--H. magnifica (Faure 1954) [=*Ascania magnifica]MP83
    |    `--H. ruficaudis (Zur Strassen 1979) [=*Capnothrips ruficaudis]MP83
    |--Priesneriana Ananthakrishnan 1956MP83
    |    |--*P. kabandha (Ramakrishna 1928) [=Gnophothrips kabandha]MP83
    |    |--P. laticeps (Hood 1918) [=Cryptothrips laticeps]MP83
    |    `--P. uptoni (Mound 1974) [=Cryptothrips uptoni]MP83
    |--Emprosthiothrips Moulton 1942 [Emprosthiothripini]MP83
    |    |--*E. niger Moulton 1942MP83
    |    |--E. bogong Mound 1969MP83
    |    |--E. brimblecombei Mound 1974MP83
    |    |--E. brittoni Mound 1969MP83
    |    |--E. csiro Mound 1969MP83
    |    `--E. epallelus Mound 1974MP83
    |--Pygothrips Hood 1915 [incl. Barythrips Hood & Williams 1915, Diplochelaeothrips Moulton 1944; Pygothripidae]MP83
    |    |--*P. rugicauda Hood 1915MM96
    |    |--P. albiceps Hood 1938MM96
    |    |--P. callipygus Hood 1952MM96
    |    |--P. fortis Hood 1938MM96
    |    |--P. longiceps Hood 1952 [incl. P. satanas De Santis 1957]MM96
    |    |--P. magnicauda Hood 1954MM96
    |    |--P. mikrommatos (Moulton 1944) [=*Diplochelaeothrips mikrommatos]MP83
    |    |--P. needhami Hood 1938MM96
    |    |--P. pygus (Mound 1974) [=Cryptothrips pygus]MP83
    |    |--P. sculpticauda (Hood & Williams 1915)MM96 [=*Barythrips sculpticaudaMP83]
    |    |--P. shavianus (Bagnall 1918) [=Cryptothrips shavianus]MP83
    |    `--P. zeteki Hood 1934MM96
    `--Cryptothrips Uzel 1895MP83
         |--C. nigripes (Reuter 1880) (see below for synonymy)MP83
         |--C. amneius (Mound 1974)BMW13, MP83 [=Priesneriana amneiusMP83]
         |--C. angustus Uzel 1895MP83
         |--C. biuncinatusA78
         |--C. bursariae Karny 1916GM79
         |--C. longicaput Girault 1927G27
         |--C. pusillusMP83
         |--C. rufiprothorax Girault 1929G29
         |--C. carbonarius Hood 1908MM96 [incl. C. longiceps Hood 1912MP83, C. longisetis Johansen 1986MM96]
         |--C. conocephaliA78
         |--C. flavus Solowiow 1924MP83
         |--C. gracilior Hood 1918GM79
         |--C. maritimus Djadetschko 1962MP83
         |--C. milmani Girault 1927G27
         |--C. pachypterusA78
         |--C. rectangularis Hood 1908MM96 [incl. Trichothrips salicis Watson 1921MP83]
         |--C. reticulaticeps Girault 1927G27
         |--C. rodwayi Hardy 1915GM79
         |--C. sauteri Karny 1913MP83
         |--C. sordidatus Hood 1927MM96
         `--C. tithonus Girault 1928G28

Cryptothrips nigripes (Reuter 1880) [=Phloeothrips nigripes; incl. C. latus f. breviceps Maltbaek 1929, C. insularis Titschack 1964 non Bagnall 1914, *C. lata Uzel 1895, C. major Bagnall 1911, C. nigripes phariacus Titschack 1965, C. williamsi Bagnall 1933]MP83

*Type species of generic name indicated

References

[A78] Ananthakrishnan, T. N. 1978. Thrips galls and gall thrips. Zoological Survey of India, Technical Monograph 1: 1–69, 26 pls.

[BMW13] Buckman, R. S., L. A. Mound & M. F. Whiting. 2013. Phylogeny of thrips (Insecta: Thysanoptera) based on five molecular loci. Systematic Entomology 38: 123–133.

[G27] Girault, A. A. 1927. Thysanoptera nova Australiensis. II. Privately published (reprinted: Gordh, G., A. S. Menke, E. C. Dahms & J. C. Hall. 1979. The privately printed papers of A. A. Girault. Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute 28: 214–215).

[G28] Girault, A. A. 1928. Some Insecta and a new All Highness. Privately published (reprinted: Gordh, G., A. S. Menke, E. C. Dahms & J. C. Hall. 1979. The privately printed papers of A. A. Girault. Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute 28: 225–228).

[G29] Girault, A. A. 1929. Description of a case of lunacy in Homo and of six-legged articulates. Privately published (reprinted: Gordh, G., A. S. Menke, E. C. Dahms & J. C. Hall. 1979. The privately printed papers of A. A. Girault. Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute 28: 262–265).

[GM79] Gordh, G., A. S. Menke, E. C. Dahms & J. C. Hall. 1979. The privately printed papers of A. A. Girault. Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute 28: 1–400.

[MM96] Mound, L. A., & R. Marullo. 1996. The thrips of Central and South America: an introduction (Insecta: Thysanoptera). Memoirs on Entomology, International 6: 1–487.

[MP83] Mound, L. A., & J. M. Palmer. 1983. The generic and tribal classification of spore-feeding Thysanoptera (Phlaeothripidae: Idolothripinae). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History): Entomology series 46 (1): 1–174.

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