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Brown Marmorated Stinkbug

Halyomorpha halys

Notes:

Friendly little bug wintering inside in various states of hibernation. Will become active at times and appear randomly through the house. It seems to enjoy shiny faucets, metal fixtures and mirrors. It will use its proboscis to feed on the leaves of our "money plant." I have never smelled its "stink" although its produced odor supposedly does not truly stink, but rather smell like cilantro. I wonder if it may depend on what kind of plant the bug will feed on that determines the "stink." Anyone?

1 Species ID Suggestions

cjcrook
cjcrook 9 years ago
Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
Halyomorpha halys Brown Marmorated Stink Bug — Entomology — Penn State University


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MattDavis
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MattDavis

South Pasadena, California, USA

Spotted on Dec 11, 2011
Submitted on Dec 11, 2011

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