Checklist of thrips (Order Thysanoptera, Class Hexapoda, Phylum Arthropoda, Kingdom Animalia)
that have been reported from Mount Desert Island

compiled by the
Champlain Project - 183 Pleasant Street, Apartment 1 - Canton, Maine  04221
info@vfthomas.com

(updated 10 June 2010)


Below is a working checklist of Mount Desert Island's thrips. Please send corrections and updates to info@vfthomas.com. Photographs are welcome. Thank you.



Family Genus Specific Epithet authority common name Sources (full citations given after this table)
Aeolothripae Aeolothrips fasciatus L. ? no town given: Procter (1946, p. 64.)
Thripidae Frankliniella fusca (Hinds) ? Bar Harbor: Procter (1946, p. 64., "Salisbury Cove")
Thripidae Frankliniella tritici (Fitch) ? no town given: Procter (1946, p. 64.)
Thripidae Thrips tabaci Lindm. ? no town given: Procter (1946, p. 64.)
Thripidae Heliothrips haemorrhoidalis (Bouché) ? no town given: Procter (1946, p. 65.)
Thripidae Taeniothrips simplex Morison ? no town given: Procter (1946, p. 65.)
Phloeothripidae Haplothrips leucanthemi (Schrank) ? Bar Harbor: Procter (1946, p. 65., "Salisbury Cove")
Tremont: Champlainer (TFV, observed on Leucanthemum vulgare)
Phloeothripidae Anthothrips verbasci Osb. ? Bar Harbor: Procter (1946, p. 65., "Duck Brook")


Sources:
   Champlainer:
      TFV = Thomas F. Vining
   Procter, William. 1946. Biological Survey of the Mount Desert Region, Part VII. Philadelphia: Wistar Institute.