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scientific name    Aeolothrips duvali    

habitat
Medicago sativa, Artemesia, Brassica, and various flowers (Bailey, 1951).

seasonality
Adults collected in June and August.

identification
The body is unicolorous, with antennal segment 6 approximately the same length as segment 7, though antennal segments 8 and 9 are reduced in length in comparison. Sensoria on antennal segments 3 and 4 are narrow and linear, and the third antennal segment is very dark in colour. The forewings have distinct cross bands, and the ring vein is often pigmented (Bailey, 1951).

life history
This species is predaceous (Chiasson, 1986).

conservation
Undocumented.

diet info
While this species is predaceous, the type of prey (thrips, mites, other arthropods) is undocumented.

range
This species is found in Alberta (Chiasson, 1986). and is holarctic (Bailey, 1951).

quick link
http://entomology.museums.ualberta.ca/searching_species_details.php?s=3495



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