Oregon Department of Agriculture
Insect Pest Prevention & Management Program
635 Capitol St. NE Salem, OR 97301 www.oregon.gov/ODA (503) 986-4621
Photos and illustrations by Chris Hedstrom, unless otherwise noted. Information written and compiled by Chris Hedstrom using various published sources. Please inquire for references.
This material was made possible, in part, by a Cooperative Agreement from the United States Department of Agriculture’s Animal Plant Health and Inspection Service (APHIS) and it may not necessarily express APHIS’ views. This guide is part the brown marmorated stink bug biological control project in Oregon, which was funded by USDA. Additional support was provided from the Oregon Hazelnut Commission and the Oregon Blueberry Commission. Thanks to the Walton Lab at Oregon State University for support in imaging, and collection and rearing of live specimens.
Created July 2016.
For more information on stink bugs:
Stink Bugs of Economic Importance in America North of Mexico. J. E. McPherson and Robert McPherson, CRC Press, 2000.
Pentatomoidea information online.
Dr. David Rider, North Dakota State University. http://bit.do/b3cgB