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EENY-129: Sweetpotato Whitefly B Biotype of Silverleaf Whitefly, Bemisia tabaci (Gennadius) or Bemisia argentifolii Bellows and Perring (Insecta: Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae)

Figure 4. Exuvia of Bemisia with characteristic T-shaped whitefly adult emergence slit (left), and exuvia of Bemisia with round emergence hole through which an adult parasitoid emerged (right). (Bemisia = sweetpotato whitefly B biotype, Bemisia tabaci (Gennadius), or silverleaf whitefly, Bemisia argentifolii Bellows & Perring).

Credit: Jane C. Medley, University of Florida