Definition of Aleyrodidae
1. Noun. Whiteflies.
Generic synonyms: Arthropod Family
Group relationships: Homoptera, Suborder Homoptera
Member holonyms: Aleyrodes, Genus Aleyrodes, Whitefly, Dialeurodes, Genus Dialeurodes, Genus Trialeurodes, Trialeurodes, Bemisia, Genus Bemisia
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Aleyrodidae
Literary usage of Aleyrodidae
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Bulletin (1902)
"The Family aleyrodidae. The family aleyrodidae, to which the white fly belongs, contains a large number of species, most of which are of little economic ..."
2. Monograph of the Coccidæ of the British Isles by Robert Newstead (1901)
"... includes also the aleyrodidae, Aphididae, Psyllidae, and Cicadae. Certain of these families often bear a striking superficial resemblance to each other, ..."
3. Journal of Economic Entomology by Entomological Society of America, American Association of Economic Entomologists (1911)
"... work upon the aleyrodidae has made him particularly conversant with this group, whether any truo internal hymenopterous parasites of this species exist. ..."
4. The American Year Book: A Record of Events and Progress by Francis Graham Wickware, (, Albert Bushnell Hart, (, Simon Newton Dexter North (1914)
"QUAINTANCE, AL, and BAKER, AC— “Classification of the aleyrodidae,” I. (US Bur. lint., Bull. 27. pt. 1, tech ser., 1913. ..."
5. The Insect Book: A Popular Account of the Bees, Wasps, Ants, Grasshoppers by Leland Ossian Howard (1905)
"The aleyrodidae do not constitute a large group, and but two genera and not more than 150 species are known. ..."
6. The Canadian Entomologist by Entomological Society of Canada (1863-1871), Entomological Society of Canada (1951- ), Entomological Society of Ontario (1908)
"Another paper of interest is by Mr. G. \V. Kirkaldy, " A List of the Described Hemiptera (excluding aleyrodidae and Coccidae) of the Hawaiian Islands.1 This ..."
7. Applied Entomology; an Introductory Text-book of Insects in Their Relations by Henry Torsey Fernald (1921)
"I Family aleyrodidae.—The adults of the insects belonging in this family (Fig. 201) are very small and have four wings which are broadly rounded and have a ..."