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Thrips tabaci

Thrips tabaci

Onion Thrips
Type: Insect
Binomial: Thrips tabaci
Family: Thripidae
Order: Thysanoptera
Metamorphosis: Complex

Onion Thrips are primarily an agricultural pest, but can cause damage to several ornamental species as well.

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Symptoms and SignsEdit

Spotting, streaking, and drop of leaves.

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