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Upcoming Events

Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

National Moth Week was July 23-31, 2022! See moth submissions.

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Photos of insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

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Family Aleyrodidae - Whiteflies

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Hemiptera - True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies
Suborder Sternorrhyncha - Plant-parasitic Hemipterans
Superfamily Aleyrodoidea
Family Aleyrodidae - Whiteflies

Subfamily Aleyrodinae
Genus Aleurocanthus
Species woglumi - Citrus Blackfly
Genus Aleurochiton
Species forbesii - Aleurochiton forbesii
Genus Aleuroparadoxus
Species iridescens - Aleuroparadoxus iridescens
Genus Aleuroplatus
Species coronata - Crown Whitefly
Species gelatinosus - Aleuroplatus gelatinosus
Species incisus - Aleuroplatus incisus
Genus Aleuropleurocelus
Species nigrans - Aleuropleurocelus nigrans
Genus Aleurothrixus
Species floccosus - Woolly Whitefly
Genus Aleurotrachelus
Genus Bemisia
Species argentifolii - Silverleaf Whitefly
Genus Dialeurodes
Species citri - Citrus Whitefly
Genus Pealius
Species kelloggi - Pealius kelloggi
Genus Singhiella
Species simplex - Ficus Whitefly
Genus Siphoninus
Species phillyreae - Ash Whitefly
Genus Tetraleurodes
Species perileuca - Tetraleurodes perileuca
Species mori - Mulberry Whitefly
Genus Trialeurodes
Species abutiloneus - Banded-winged Whitefly
Species merlini - Cottony Manzanita Whitefly
Species pergandei - Trialeurodes pergandei
Species vaporariorum - Greenhouse Whitefly
Subfamily Aleurodicinae
Genus Aleurodicus
Species dugesii - Giant Whitefly
Genus Paraleyrodes - Nesting Whiteflies