Tetraleurodes neemani Bink-Moenen, 1992

Wang, Jirui, Du, Yuzhou & Xu, Zhihong, 2016, Six newly recorded species of whitefly (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) from China, Zoological Systematics 41 (4), pp. 427-438: 435-437

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.11865/zs.201647

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:E5980AC9-2FA0-49BD-A7BE-7E0B48841FC0

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4616975

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03AF9777-FF88-5B21-FF4C-F8420B1BDDE9

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Carolina

scientific name

Tetraleurodes neemani Bink-Moenen, 1992
status

 

Tetraleurodes neemani Bink-Moenen, 1992   ( Figs 40–42 View Figures 40–41 View Figure 42 )

Tetraleurodes neemani: Bink-Moenen & Gerling, 1992   . Boll. Lab. Entomol. Agrar., 47: 34.

Diagnosis. Puparia. Yellowish, elliptical, 1.06 mm in length and 0.668 mm in width, slightly narrower anteriorly, margin with wax fringe, usually curved, about 65.4 μm long. Margin crenulated, 14–19 crenulations in 0.1 mm. Paired anterior and posterior marginal setae about 22.8 µm long. Submarginal area separated from dorsum clearly by a distinct furrow, submargin broad, about 98.6 µm wide. Some small pores present in the submarginal area and dorsal disc. Longitudinal molting suture reaching the margin while transverse molting suture not reaching the margin. Thoracic and abdominal segment sutures well defined, abdominal segment I–VI about 53.3 μm long, abdominal segment VII about 28.1 μm long. Vasiform orifice cordate, without teeth, longer than wide, 62.3 μm long and 41.6 μm wide. Eighth abdominal setae 20.1 μm long. Operculum cordate, almost covering all the orifice. Lingula not discernible. Caudal furrow distinct, about 92.1 μm long and 30.2 μm wide. Caudal setae about 41.6 μm long.

Material examined. 2 puparia on 2 slides, China, Guangdong, South China Agricultural University , 26.V.2011, Col. Jirui Wang, from Carmona microphylla   , deposited in YZU   .

Distribution. China (Guangdong); Iran, Israel ( Evans, 2008).

Host plants. Carmona microphylla   , Laurus nobilis   .

Remarks. This species resembles to T. hederae Goux   , but can be distinguished by the smaller puparium.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Aleyrodidae

Genus

Tetraleurodes

Loc

Tetraleurodes neemani Bink-Moenen, 1992

Wang, Jirui, Du, Yuzhou & Xu, Zhihong 2016
2016
Loc

Tetraleurodes neemani

: Bink-Moenen & Gerling 1992
1992