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Related to Bemisia: Aleyrodidae, White fly
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Noun1.Bemisia - sweet-potato whiteflyBemisia - sweet-potato whitefly    
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
sweet-potato whitefly - a variety of whitefly
Bemisia tabaci, poinsettia strain, superbug - a strain of pest accidentally imported into Florida from the Middle East then spread to California where it is a very serious pest feeding on almost all vegetable crops and poinsettias
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Q biotype whiteflies, more properly known as Bemisia tabaci Mediterranean (MED) and classified as B.
Real-time PCR for the quantitation of Tomato yellow leaf curl Sardinia virus in tomato plants and in Bemisia tabaci.
Methodological Constrains in Selecting Trap Crops for Managing the Bemisia tabaci-virus Complex in Tomatoes
Begomoviruses transmitted by the whitefly, Bemisia tabaci are wide spread in tropical and subtropical regions of the world, where they cause numerous diseases in dicotyledonous plants including cassava, pulses, vegetables, tobacco and cotton (Muniyappa and Veeresh, 1984; Harrison, 1985; Brown and Bird, 1992).
ABSTRACT: Whitefly, Bemisia tabaci remains active and completes its many generations round the year.
2011) encontraron niveles moderados a altos de resistencia de Bemisia tabaci (Gennadius, 1889) (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) a imidacloprid y thiamethoxam.
Correlation of environmental conditions with Okra Yellow Vein Mosaic Virus and Bemisia tabaci population density.