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.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map