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Giffard's whitefly

Scientific Name
Bemisia giffardi
Scientific Author
(Kotinsky, 1907)
Taxonomy
(Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae: Aleyrodinae)
Status
Exotic Species Outbreak in Australia
Reliability
High
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Diagnostic Notes

Pupa: Margin irregularly crenulate with caudal & tracheal openings slightly indented. Vasiform orifice acute triangular. Pronounced caudal furrow.lingula head elongate triangular, finely spinulose bearing 1 pair apical setae, always exposed but included within vasiform orifice. Pupa elongate, lacking tracheal folds, reduced legs and distinctive parallel subdorsal folds.

Source: Martin (1999)

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Specimen Contact
NSW Department of Primary Industries
Author
Walker, K.
Created
16/04/2008 01:09 AEST
Last Updated
30/03/2009 11:28 AEST
Citation
Walker, K. (2008) Giffard's whitefly (Bemisia giffardi) Updated on 3/30/2009 11:28:55 AM Available online: PaDIL - http://www.padil.gov.au.
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