Frankliniella intonsa

Description

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

Identification difficulty
Habitat

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

MAP KEY:

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

UK Map