Antifeedant activity of botanical crude extracts and their fractions on Bemisia tabaci (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae) adults: II. Sechium pittieri (Cucurbitaceae).

@article{Flores2008AntifeedantAO,
  title={Antifeedant activity of botanical crude extracts and their fractions on Bemisia tabaci (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae) adults: II. Sechium pittieri (Cucurbitaceae).},
  author={Guillermo Flores and Luko Hilje and Gerardo A Mora and Manuel Mart{\'i}nez Carballo},
  journal={Revista de biologia tropical},
  year={2008},
  volume={56 4},
  pages={2115-29}
}
Bemisia tabaci is a key pest of vegetables and other crops worldwide, but it is a particularly serious problem in the tropics, due to its ability to transmit several types of viruses, especially begomoviruses (Geminiviridae). Therefore, a preventive approach to deal with viral epidemics may be the deployment of repellents or phagodeterrents at earlier… CONTINUE READING