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Related to Glasshouse whitefly: Trialeurodes vaporariorum
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Synonyms for greenhouse whitefly

whitefly that inhabits greenhouses

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Abstract: The glasshouse whitefly, Trialeurodes vaporariorum, causes economic losses on several crops in the world.
The glasshouse whitefly, Trialeurodes vaporariorum (Westwood, 1856), is a major pest of bean, green bean, tomato, potato, squash, eggplant, tobacco, cabbage and ornamental crops.
The glasshouse whitefly damages crops by extracting large quantities of phloem sap.
The glasshouse whitefly came from a colony kept in the Research Center "Tibaitata" and the laboratory conditions were as follows: average temperature 16[degrees]C, relative humidity 80% and photoperiod 12:12h.
Effects of selected botanical insectcides on the behaviour and moratlity of the glasshouse whitefly Trialeurodes vaporarium and the parasitoid Encarsia formosa.
8 WHITEFLY Swarms of tiny moth-like flies, often combined with a sticky "honeydew" and a black soot-like growth means an attack of glasshouse whitefly.
A This is glasshouse whitefly which is a difficult pest to control.
For glasshouse whitefly, you will need a parasitic wasp called Encarsia formosa or, if the problem is already quite advanced, a little beetle called Delphastus.