extant species, plant pests
Biology and distribution
Described from Scotland (P. setinodis), Czech Republic (L. hradecensis), Austria (H. karnyi, H. austriaca) and England (H. bagnalli).
Distribution: Mainly in the northern parts of Europe, however also recorded from Iran. Mainly living on the leaves of Ulms and Fagus; pest species on Abies.
Reuter (1880) A New Thysanopterous Insect of the Genus Phloeothrips Found in Scotland and Described. The Scottish Naturalist 5: 310.
Uzel H (1895) Monographie der Ordnung Thysanoptera. Königrätz, Bohemia: pp. 1–472.
Karny H (1912) On the genera Liothrips and Hoodia. Transactions of the entomological Society of London 1912: 470–475.
Priesner H (1914) Neue Thysanopteren (Blasenfüße) aus Österreich. Entomologische Zeitung 27: 259–266.