EPPO Global Database

Thrips parvispinus(THRIPV)

Hosts

Important note about the classification of host plants in GD:
Categories have been assigned by the EPPO Secretariat on the basis of available data at the time of entry. They correspond to a qualitative evaluation of the importance of the host plant for the pest concerned and remain indicative only.
Further explanation of categories is available in the guide.
Organism Type
Capsicum annuum (CPSAN) Major host
* Vos JGM, Frinking HD (1998) Pests and diseases of hot pepper (Capsicum spp.) in tropical lowlands of Java, Indonesia. Journal of Plant Protection in the Tropics, 11(1), 53-71
------- confirmed host
Mandevilla (1MDVG) Alternate
* Lacasa A, Lorca M, Martinez MC, Bielza P, Guirao P (2019) Thrips parvispinus (Karny, 1922), un nuevo trips en cultivos de plantas ornamentales. Phytoma Espana 311, 62-69
------- confirmed host
Carica papaya (CIAPA) Host
* Sugano J, Hamasaki R, Villalobos E, Chou M-Y, Wright M, Fukuda S, Swift S, Ferreira S, Tsuda D, Diaz-Lyke M, Nakamoto S (2013) Damage to Papaya Caused by Thrips parvispinus (Karny) (poster). Honolulu (HI): University of Hawaii. https://www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/oc/freepubs/pdf/Papaya_Thrips_poster.pdf
------- confirmed host
Citrus (1CIDG) Host
* Lacasa A, Lorca M, Martinez MC, Bielza P, Guirao P (2019) Thrips parvispinus (Karny, 1922), un nuevo trips en cultivos de plantas ornamentales. Phytoma Espana 311, 62-69
------- reported on ornamental citrus
Dahlia pinnata (DAHPI) Host
* Rachana RR, Roselin P & Varatharajan R (2018) Report of invasive thrips species, Thrips parvispinus (Karny) (Thripidae: Thysanoptera) on Dahlia rosea (Asteraceae) in Karnataka. Pest Management in Horticultural Ecosystems, 24(2): 175-176.
------- confirmed host (as D. rosea)
Gardenia jasminoides (GADJA) Host
* Anagnou-Veroniki M, Papaioannou-Souliotis P, Karanastasi E, Giannopolitis CN (2008) New records of plant pests and weeds in Greece, 1990-2007. Hellenic Plant Protection Journal 1(2), 55-78.
------- confirmed host
vegetable plants (2VEGP) Host
* Murai T, Watanabe H, Toriumi W, Adati T, Okajima S (2009) Damage to vegetable crops by Thrips parvispinus Karny (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) and preliminary studies on biology and control. Journal of Insect Science 10: 166.
------ Capsicum, green beans, potato, aubergine