Limothrips denticornis

Description

Length 1.2 to 1.5mm. This dark brown thrips is identifiable by a toothed projection on the external margin of antennal segment 3.

Identification difficulty
Recording advice

Unless identified by a recognised expert, the specimen should be keyed under a microscope and the distinguishing features noted.

UK Status

Little recorded due to its small size but widespread.

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