whitefly

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whitefly

any hemipterous insect of the family Aleyrodidae, typically having a body covered with powdery wax. Many are pests of greenhouse crops
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Sternorrhyncha is a monophyletic group (Schlee 1969c; von Dohlen and Moran 1995), which includes four main groups: Psylloidea, Aleyrodoidea, Aphidoidea, and Coccoidea (e.g., Schlee 1969b; Carver et al.
Muchas especies tienen gran importancia economica como agentes de control biologico y en el manejo integrado de plagas, generalmente contra especies de Aleyrodoidea y Coccoidea (Noyes 2014).
Parasites of greenhouse and cotton whiteflies (Homoptera, Aleyrodoidea) in Central Asia.