volume 165, issue 2-3, P148-158 2017
DOI: 10.1111/eea.12635
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Xiaobin Shi, Huipeng Pan, Wen Xie, Shaoli Wang, Qingjun Wu, Gong Chen, Lixia Tian, Xuguo Zhou, Yong Liu, Youjun Zhang

Abstract: Abstract The sweetpotato whitefly, Bemisia tabaci (Gennadius) (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae), B and Q biotypes have caused severe losses to crops and vegetables through virus transmission. Our previous studies showed that Q is more efficient than B in acquisition and transmission of tomato yellow leaf curl virus (TYLCV) and viruliferous Q is better equipped than B in counterattacking jasmonic acid (JA)‐related plant defense. To understand how plant‐mediated defensive responses involving JA affect insect vectors wit…

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