Location: Biological Control of Pests ResearchTitle: Brown marmorated stink bug detections in Mississippi Author
|Allen, Margaret - Meg|
Submitted to: Plant Industry News
Publication Type: Popular Publication
Publication Acceptance Date: 2/15/2011
Publication Date: 3/1/2011
Citation: Allen, M.L., Layton, B. 2011. Brown marmorated stink bug detections in Mississippi. Plant Industry News. http://www.mdac.state.ms.us/n_library/departments/bpi/pdf/bpi_news_03_2011.pdf. Interpretive Summary:
Technical Abstract: The brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB), Halyomorpha halys, was first detected in the U.S. in Pennsylvania in 1998. This pest is now well-established in the northeast and has been detected in more than 25 states, including Oregon. These non-native stink bugs look much like many of our native stink bug species. This article describes two isolated incidents of BMSB identification in Mississippi.