Biology and distribution
Described from England.
Distribution: England, Ireland, France, Sardinia, Spain, Portugal and Madeira. Mainly on Ulex europaeus.
Haliday AH (1836) An epitome of the British genera in the Order Thysanoptera with indications of a few of the species. Entomological Magazine 3: 439–451.
Pitkin, BR (1972) A revision of the flower-living genus Odontothrips Amyot & Serville (Thysanoptera: Thripidae). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Entomology 26 (9): 370–402.