Journal of
Entomology and Nematology

  • Abbreviation: J. Entomol. Nematol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9855
  • DOI: 10.5897/JEN
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 135

Full Length Research Paper

Annotated catalogue of whiteflies (Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha: Aleyrodidae) from Arasbaran, Northwestern Iran

Hassan Ghahari1*, Shaaban Abd-Rabou2, Jiri Zahradnik3 and Hadi Ostovan4
  1Department of Agriculture, Islamic Azad University, Shahre Rey Branch, Tehran, Iran. 2Plant Protection Research Institute, Ministry of Agriculture, Dokki-Giza, Egypt. 3Podebradova 498, 512 51, Lomnice nad Popelkou, Czech Republic. 4Department of Entomology, Islamic Azad University, Fars Science and Research Branch, Iran.
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  •  Accepted: 01 May 2009
  •  Published: 31 May 2009



The fauna of whiteflies (Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha: Aleyrodidae) was studied in Arasbaran region, Northwestern Iran. A total of 25 species of 15 genera were collected which of these, two species including, Tetralicia ericae Harrison andTrialeurodes ericae Bink-Moenen are new records for Iran.


Key words: Aleyrodidae, fauna, new record, arasbaran, Iran