Pentatomidae


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Pentatomidae

[‚pen·tə′täm·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The true stink bugs, a family of hemipteran insects in the superfamily Pentatomoidea.
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Some phytophagous hemipterans, e.g., Crinocerus sanctus (F.), Piezodorus guildinii (Westwood), and Nezara viridula (L.) (Coreidae and Pentatomidae) attack V.
Spermathecae morphology in Four Species of Eurydema Laporte, 1833 (Heteroptera: Pentatomidae) from Turkey: a scanning electron microscope study.
Synopsis: The Superfamily Pentatomoidea (stink bugs and their relatives) is comprised of 18 families with over 8,000 species, the largest of which is the family Pentatomidae (about 5,000 species).
Com relacao aos hemipteros, Beauveria bassiana promove infeccao sobre o percevejo-do-grao, Oebalus poecilus (Dallas) (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) (SANTOS et al., 2002), o percevejo-castanho-daraiz, Scaptocoris carvalhoi Becker (Hemiptera: Cydnidae) (XAVIER; AVILA, 2005), a mosca-branca Bemisia tabaci (Gennadius) (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) (FARIA; WRAIGHT, 2001; POTRICH et al., 2011), o percevejo Collaria scenica (Stal, 1859) (Hemiptera: Miridae) (BARBOZA et al., 2011), o percevejode-renda-da-mandioca Vatiga manihotae (Drake) (Hemiptera: Tingidae) (ALVES et al., 2012).
First report of Gymnoclytia (Diptera: Tachinidae) endoparasitoid of Euschistus heros (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) in Paraguay
FIRST REPORT OF EDIBLE BUGS EDESSA BIFIDA AND EDESSA CHAMPIONI (HEMIPTERA: PENTATOMIDAE) AND THEIR IMPORTANCE IN THE ENTOMOPHAGY CULTURE IN THE RURAL COMMUNITY "EL ZOMPANTLE", TAXCO DE ALARCON, GUERRERO, MEXICO
A new species of the Genus Halys Fabricius (Pentatomidae: Halyini) from East Bengal with notes on its genitalia and their bearing on classification.
Brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB), Halyomorpha halys (Stål) (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae), has a native range that includes China, Japan, Korea and Taiwan.
A new county record for the brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB), Halyomorpha halys (Stal) (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae), in Macomb, McDonough County, in west-central Illinois is reported based on findings of adult BMSB in insect collections by students taking an entomology course at Western Illinois University.
Barker and Vestjens (1990) list water bugs, Cicadidae, Pentatomidae and Nepidae as the only hemipterans recorded, while Higgins et al.