Exotic Pest Reporting
Univ Hawaii Extension
Melon thrips (Thrips palmi) is an insect pest. It was first detected in Hawaii in 1982.
Heavily infested plants are characterised by a silvered or bronzed appearance of the leaves, stunted leaves and terminal shoots, and scarred and deformed fruits.
Summaries of State Plant Protection Laws and Regulations
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