family Aleyrodidae


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Noun1.family Aleyrodidae - whitefliesfamily Aleyrodidae - whiteflies        
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Homoptera, suborder Homoptera - plant lice (aphids); whiteflies; cicadas; leafhoppers; plant hoppers; scale insects and mealybugs; spittle insects
Aleyrodes, genus Aleyrodes - type genus of the Aleyrodidae
whitefly - minute insect that feeds on plant juices; related to scale insects
Dialeurodes, genus Dialeurodes - a genus of Aleyrodidae
genus Trialeurodes, Trialeurodes - a genus of Aleyrodidae
Bemisia, genus Bemisia - sweet-potato whitefly
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Naturally dead Aphis gossypii from family Aphididae, whitefly from family Aleyrodidae and mealybug from family Coccidae from suborder Sternorrhyncha infected with fungi were collected from upper leaves from 3 to 4 feet above the soil level.
TLCV is transmitted by whitefly, Bemisia tabaci (Genn.) in a circulative and persistent manner which belongs to order Hemiptera and family Aleyrodidae (Boykin et al., 2007).
Currently 55 species in the world are assigned to the genus Trialeurodes (Mound & Halsey 1978), which is one of the largest genera in the family Aleyrodidae. The greenhouse or glasshouse whitefly, Trialeurodes vaporariorum, was described by Westwood in 1856 as Aleyrodes vaporariorum.