About This Natural Enemy

Natural Enemy Description
Delphastus catalinae Predatory beetle for greenhouse whitefly and sweet potato whitefly. Adults and larvae feed on all stages of whitefly but prefers eggs and larvae and will also feed on spider mites and aphids if food is scarce. This beetle can be used with Encarsia formosa and Eremocerus. Delphastus does not go in diapause (hibernation) under short-days.