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Pest Identification Guide: Solanum (Pepper) Whitefly, Aleurotrachelus trachoides

Nicole A Casuso, Hugh A. Smith


Learn to identify the solanum (pepper) whitefly, Aleurotrachelus trachoides, with this guide:

Publication #ENY991

Release Date:May 23, 2018

Reviewed At:August 25, 2021

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About this Publication

This document is ENY991, one of a series of the Entomology and Nematology Department, UF/IFAS Extension. Original publication date March 2018. Visit the EDIS website at

About the Authors

Nicole Casuso, doctor of plant medicine, Environmental Horticulture Department; and Hugh A. Smith, assistant professor, Entomolology and Nematology Department; UF/IFAS Gulf Coast Research and Education Center, Wimauma, FL 33598.


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