By Philip A. Stansly,Steven E. Naranjo
Bemisia tabaci (Gennedius) has exceptional itself from the greater than 1,000 whitefly species on the planet by way of its adaptability, endurance and strength to break quite a lot of agricultural and horticultural plants in all six of the world’s inhabited continents. B. tabaci inflicts plant harm via direct feeding, inducement of plant issues, vectoring of plant viruses and excretion of honeydew. This publication collates a number of points of the pest starting from easy to utilized technology and molecular to panorama degrees of research. specialists in a number of disciplines supply extensive, yet distinct summaries and dialogue of taxonomy, genetics, anatomy, morphology, body structure, habit, ecology, symbiotic relationships, virus vector institutions and diverse strategies for built-in administration of this pest insect. The publication is concentrated totally on growth over the last 10-15 years and is directed at staff within the box in addition to the educated specialist who would possibly not inevitably concentrate on whitefly learn. The booklet is exclusive in delivering extensive insurance in fairly few chapters through famous specialists that spotlight the state of the art in our knowing of this attention-grabbing yet tricky cosmopolitan pest.
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