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Paraleyrodes minei

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Paraleyrodes minei

Summary

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  • 16 November 2021
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Invasive Species
  • Pest
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Paraleyrodes minei
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Paraleyrodes minei

International Common Names

  • English: nesting whitefly

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Uniramia
  •                 Class: Insecta
  •                     Order: Hemiptera
  •                         Suborder: Sternorrhyncha
  •                             Unknown: Aleyrodoidea
  •                                 Family: Aleyrodidae
  •                                     Genus: Paraleyrodes
  •                                         Species: Paraleyrodes minei

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Last updated: 12 May 2022
Continent/Country/Region Distribution Last Reported Origin First Reported Invasive Reference Notes

Africa

BeninPresent
GhanaPresent
MoroccoPresent

Asia

ChinaPresent, Localized
Hong KongPresent
IndiaPresent, Localized
-Andaman and Nicobar IslandsPresent
-KarnatakaPresent
-KeralaPresent
-MaharashtraPresent
-Tamil NaduPresent
IranPresent, Few occurrences
IsraelPresent
LebanonPresent
MalaysiaPresent
-Peninsular MalaysiaPresent
SingaporePresent
SyriaPresent
TurkeyPresent

Europe

CyprusPresent, Localized
GreecePresent
-CretePresent
Italy
-SicilyPresent, Localized
MaltaPresent, Widespread
PortugalPresent, Localized
-AzoresPresent
-MadeiraPresent
SpainPresent, Localized
-Canary IslandsPresent

North America

BelizePresent
BermudaPresent
Dominican RepublicPresent
GuatemalaPresent
HaitiPresent
HondurasPresent
MexicoPresent
Puerto RicoPresent
United StatesPresent, Localized
-CaliforniaPresent, Localized
-FloridaPresent
-HawaiiPresentIntroduced2003
-TexasPresent

South America

ColombiaPresent

Host Plants and Other Plants Affected

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Plant nameFamilyContextReferences
CitrusRutaceaeOther
Citrus aurantium (sour orange)RutaceaeOther
Citrus sinensis (sweet orange)RutaceaeOther
Morus alba (mora)MoraceaeOther

References

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CABI/EPPO, 2015. Paraleyrodes minei. [Distribution map]. Distribution Maps of Plant Pests, No.June. Wallingford, UK: CABI, Map 796.

EPPO, 2014. PQR database. Paris, France: European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization. http://www.eppo.int/DATABASES/pqr/pqr.htm

Hernández-Suárez E; Martin JH; Gill RJ; Bedford ID; Malumphy CP; Reyes Betancort JA; Carnero A, 2012. The aleyrodidae (Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha) of the Canary Islands with special reference to Aleyrodes, Siphoninus, and the challenges of puparial morphology in Bemisia. Zootaxa, 3212:1-76. http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2012/f/zt03212p076.pdf

Iaccarino FM; Jesu R; Giacometti R, 2011. Paraleyrodes minei Iaccarino 1990 (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae), new specie for Italy, on Citrus aurantium L., 1758. Journal of Entomological and Acarological Research, 43(1):1-6. http://users.unimi.it/~agra/entomo/Bulletin.htm

Jesu R; Iaccarino FM, 2011. Paraleyrodes minei, a new aleyrodid in citrus. (Paraleyrodes minei nuovo aleirode degli agrumi.) Informatore Agrario, 67(23):65. http://www.informatoreagrario.it

Martin, J. H., 2000. The occurrence of Dialeurodes citrifolii and Aleurochiton pseudoplatani (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in Lebanon - important new records in the Europe-Mediterranean region. Bulletin of Entomological Research, 90(6), 527-528. doi: 10.1017/S000748530000064X

Distribution References

CABI, EPPO, 2015. Paraleyrodes minei. [Distribution map]. In: Distribution Maps of Plant Pests, Wallingford, UK: CABI. Map 796. DOI:10.1079/DMPP/20153229070

CABI, Undated. CABI Compendium: Status as determined by CABI editor. Wallingford, UK: CABI

Chandrashekar Krishnappa, Dubey A K, Abhishek Verma, Mahapatro G K, 2021. Occurrence of exotic whitefly, Paraleyrodes minei Iaccarino (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) and other whitefly species on fruit crops in Maharashtra, India. 3 Biotech. 11 (6), DOI:10.1007/s13205-021-02831-7

EPPO, 2022. EPPO Global database. In: EPPO Global database, Paris, France: EPPO. 1 pp. https://gd.eppo.int/

Hernández-Suárez E, Martin J H, Gill R J, Bedford I D, Malumphy C P, Reyes Betancort J A, Carnero A, 2012. The aleyrodidae (Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha) of the Canary Islands with special reference to Aleyrodes, Siphoninus, and the challenges of puparial morphology in Bemisia. Zootaxa. 1-76. http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2012/f/zt03212p076.pdf

Jesu R, Iaccarino F M, 2011. Paraleyrodes minei, a new aleyrodid in citrus. (Paraleyrodes minei nuovo aleirode degli agrumi.). Informatore Agrario. 67 (23), 65. http://www.informatoreagrario.it

Martin J H, 2000. The occurrence of Dialeurodes citrifolii and Aleurochiton pseudoplatani (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) in Lebanon - important new records in the Europe-Mediterranean region. Bulletin of Entomological Research. 90 (6), 527-528. DOI:10.1017/S000748530000064X

Seebens H, Blackburn T M, Dyer E E, Genovesi P, Hulme P E, Jeschke J M, Pagad S, Pyšek P, Winter M, Arianoutsou M, Bacher S, Blasius B, Brundu G, Capinha C, Celesti-Grapow L, Dawson W, Dullinger S, Fuentes N, Jäger H, Kartesz J, Kenis M, Kreft H, Kühn I, Lenzner B, Liebhold A, Mosena A (et al), 2017. No saturation in the accumulation of alien species worldwide. Nature Communications. 8 (2), 14435. http://www.nature.com/articles/ncomms14435

Thube S H, Josephrajkumar A, Pandian R T P, Saneera E K, Bhavishya, Merin Babu, Rajkumar, Jose C T, 2021. Concurrent emergence of exotic whitefly incursions on arecanut (Areca catechu L.) in India. Journal of Plantation Crops. 49 (1), 28-34. DOI:10.25081/jpc.2021.v49.i1.7058

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