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scientific name    Ctenothrips    

habitat
Undocumented.

seasonality
Undocumented.

identification
The head is longer than wide and bulges on either side, halfway between the eyes and at the base. Ocelli are present and large. Antennae are 8 segmented, and segments 3 and 4 have forked sense cones. Maxillary palps are 3 segmented, and labial palps are 2 segmented. The prothorax is weakly striated and looks almost smooth. The metascutum is hexagonally reticulate. Forewings with 2 longitudinal veins, each of which is set regularly and completely with setae. Abdominal tergites and sternites are strongly hexagonally reticulate. Abdominal segment 10 is stout and tube-like. A complete comb of setae is located on the posterior margin of tergite 8. Males have a subbasal glandular area on each of abdominal sternites 3 to 8 (Stannard, 1968).

life history
Undocumented.

conservation
This genus contains two species, only one of which occurs in Canada (Chiasson, 1986).

diet info
Undocumented.

range
Undocumented.

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http://entomology.museums.ualberta.ca/searching_species_details.php?s=3429



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