greenhouse whitefly

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Related to Glasshouse whitefly: Trialeurodes vaporariorum
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Noun1.greenhouse whitefly - whitefly that inhabits greenhousesgreenhouse whitefly - whitefly that inhabits greenhouses  
whitefly - minute insect that feeds on plant juices; related to scale insects
genus Trialeurodes, Trialeurodes - a genus of Aleyrodidae
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The greenhouse or glasshouse whitefly, Trialeurodes vaporariorum, was described by Westwood in 1856 as Aleyrodes vaporariorum.
A It's the dreaded glasshouse whitefly which attacks many glasshouse crops and plants.