Definition of Tobacco thrips
1. Noun. Injurious to growing tobacco and peanuts.
Generic synonyms: Thrip, Thripid, Thrips
Group relationships: Frankliniella, Genus Frankliniella
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Literary usage of Tobacco thrips
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1. Biotechnology: Ti-Plasmids and Other Plant Vectors: Bibliography January by Lara Wiggert (1995)
"In replicated plot experiments and large field quadrat studies, populations of tobacco thrips adults and thrips larvae were similar for the two cultivars. ..."
2. Injurious Insects: How to Recognize and Control Them by Walter Collins O'Kane (1912)
"... the plant in the early morning, and thus are more easily reached at that time. The tobacco thrips ..."
3. Productive Farm Crops by Edward Gerrard Montgomery (1916)
"'tobacco thrips.— This minute insect feeds on the surface of tobacco leaves and thus causes a lighter color that may reduce the selling price at least fifty ..."
4. Bulletin by United States Bureau of Plant Industry (1905)
"The tobacco stalk" weevil and tobacco thrips are comparatively new as pests. Two accounts of the former have been published and a detailed account of the ..."