The first interception record of Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Pentatomidae: Pentatominae), an invasive true bug and serious threat, in Israel

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unintentional introduction, agricultural pest, BMSB, brown marmorated stink bug, Cappaeini, insect pests, invasive stinkbug, Israel, Middle East, Pentatomidae

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Halyomorpha halys (Stål, 1855), the brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB), native to East Asia, an invasive broad-polyphagous pest in the West Palaearctic, Nearctic, Neotropical and Australasian Regions, has been recently intercepted in Israel.  

Novoselsky, T., & Rittner, O. 2023. The first interception record of Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Pentatomidae: Pentatominae), an invasive true bug and serious threat, in Israel. Israel Journal of Entomology 52: 57–61.

DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.10507090

Halyomorpha halys

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2023-12-31

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