Thrips palmi is not present in Bermuda
In the literature, Thrips palmi (EPPO A1 quarantine pest) has once thought to be present in Bermuda (EPPO RS 94/057). However, the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries ; Parks has stated that T. palmi has not been recorded from Bermuda. In addition, quarantine measures are actively taken in order to prevent its entry into this island.
Anonymous (1994) Thrips palmi continued.
NAPPO Newsletter, 14 (4), p 7.