Occurrence of Bemisia tabaci JpL (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) on Jeju Island in Korea

제주도 지역 담배가루이 JpL의 발생현황

  • Park, Yujeong (Entomology Program, Department of Agricultural Biotechnology, Seoul National University) ;
  • Nam, Hwa Yeun (Entomology Program, Department of Agricultural Biotechnology, Seoul National University) ;
  • Lee, Joon-Ho (Entomology Program, Department of Agricultural Biotechnology, Seoul National University)
  • 박유정 (서울대학교 농생명공학부 곤충학전공) ;
  • 남화연 (서울대학교 농생명공학부 곤충학전공) ;
  • 이준호 (서울대학교 농생명공학부 곤충학전공)
  • Received : 2019.07.10
  • Accepted : 2019.08.19
  • Published : 2019.09.01


Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) is one of the major insect pests causing economic damages to over 900 different crops in the world. Especially, B. tabaci JpL (L. japonica) is known as a species living only in Japan and Korea so far, and mainly in Lonicera japonica and specific plant species. This study was conducted to investigate the occurrence and spread of B. tabaci JpL on Jeju Island in 2019. Of the total 25 areas surveyed, 1,003 individuals of B. tabaci JpL adults were collected from 24 L. japonica and one Conyza sumatrensis. All populations identified belonged to the JpL species. The result of this study showed that the population of B. tabaci JpL has increased at very high speeds to date compared to the previous reports in Korea.


Grant : 아시아지역 국가별 작물별 주요 해충 계통발생학적 역학조사

Supported by : 농촌진흥청


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