EPPO Global Database

Bemisia tabaci(BEMITA)

Distribution details in Egypt

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1992: Present, widespread
From CABI Pest map 284 (1999): Present, widespread
Comments
Kafr. El-Shiekh (?), Ismaila, Giza, Upper & Lower Egypt.

Reporting Service 523/10 of 1992-05: has recently become a major pest in vegetable fields.
References
* Abd-Rabou, S. (1998) Bollettino del Laboratorio di Entomologia Agraria "Filippo Silvestri" 54, 11-16.

* Abdel-Gawaad, A. A.; El-Sayed, A. M.; Shalaby, F. F.; Abo-El-Ghar, M. R. (1990) Agricultural Research Review 68 (1), 185-195.

* Afifi, F. M. L.; Haydar, M. F.; Omar, H. I. H. (1990) Bulletin of Faculty of Agriculture, University of Cairo 41 (3), Suppl. 1, 885-900.

* Brown, J. K.; Coats, S. A.; Bedford, I. D.; Markham, P. G.; Bird, J.; Frohlich, D. R. (1995) Biochemical Genetics 33, 205-214.
------- Biotype B.

* Chamberlain, P. (1992) Proceedings, Brighton Crop Protection Conference, November 23-26, 1992, pp. 327-332. British Crop Protection Council, Farnham, UK.

* Darwish, Y. A.; Abdel-Galil, F. A.; Younis, A. M. (1987) Assiut Journal of Agricultural Sciences 18 (1), 267-178.

* Gerling, D. (1996) Biological Control 6 (1), 11-22.

* NHM (1975) [Dokki].
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Israel Present, widespread view...
Libya Present, no details view...
Sudan Present, widespread view...