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Published: 2018-01-05
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Two new species of Frankliniella (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) from Argentina with a key to species from Argentina and Chile

Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria (INTA). Estación Experimental Agropecuaria Mendoza (Argentina), San Martín 3853, (5507), Luján de Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentina.
Instituto de Biología de la Altura, Universidad Nacional de Jujuy. Av. Bolivia 1239 (4600), San Salvador de Jujuy, Jujuy, Argentina
Thysanoptera Thrips identification taxonomy TSWV GRSV


A key is provided to 27 species of Frankliniella recorded from Argentina and Chile. Two new species are described from Argentina: Frankliniella inesae sp. n. from Baccharis [Asteraceae] and Frankliniella juancarlosi sp. n. from Junellia [Verbenaceae]. Two species are newly recorded from Argentina: Frankliniella condei John and Frankliniella longipennis (Moulton). Pore plates on sternite III of females and a vestigial craspedum on tergite VII are used as diagnostic characters.



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