Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Green Vegetable Bug

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_1191

This is Nezara viridula (Linnaeus) (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae), and is also known as southern green stink bug. The latter name is based on its distribution in the USA, but it now occurs on most continents.

 Southern Green Stink Bug

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