Frankliniella intonsa


Similar to Frankliniella occidentalis but Frankliniella intonsa is more brownish.  Expert guidance should be sought when identifying this species.

Identification difficulty

Recorded from a very wide range of unrelated plant species, with little evidence of any specificity.

When to see it

Summer and early autumn.

Life History

Breeds on leaves and in flowers.

UK Status

We cannot determine the true status in Britain due to lack of records.

VC55 Status

Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

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Leicestershire & Rutland Map


Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

UK Map