Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB)

The Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

Halomorpha halys, the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB), is a native species to Asia introduced on the east coast of the U.S. in the late 1990s. Now, it has spread to 43 states and as far north as two...

By Rachel Suits | Article

Samurai wasp takes on brown marmorated stink bug

Jun 2, 2017
Invasive pest may have met its match

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

Samurai wasp: Promising egg parasitoid for management of Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB)

The samurai wasp (Trissolcus japonicus) is a parasitoid that attacks the eggs of the brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB), making it a potential candidate for managing this significant threat to commercial agriculture and residential gardens. This publication will help you know what the samurai wasp...

By Nik Wiman, Vaughn Walton, David Lowenstein, Clive Kaiser, Heather Andrews | OSU Extension Catalog

How to Monitor for Brown Marmorated Stink Bug in Specialty Crops

The invasive brown marmorated stink bug is a serious threat to Oregon specialty crops, including hazelnuts, tree fruits, small fruits, vegetables, and wine grapes. This insect pest also attacks ornamentals, agronomic crops and native plants in Oregon. Monitoring for BMSB can be done several ways...

By Nik Wiman, Vaughn Walton, Linda Brewer | OSU Extension Catalog

How to Recognize Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Damage in Commercial Hazelnuts

The brown marmorated stink bug is well-established in the Willamette Valley, where virtually all domestic hazelnut production occurs. The BMSB feeds on hazelnuts, and this publication helps growers and scouts learn to recognize BMSB damage to hazelnuts.

By Nik Wiman, Vaughn Walton, Linda Brewer | OSU Extension Catalog

Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

The brown marmorated stink bug (Halyomorpha halys) is an invasive insect and a very serious threat to Oregon agriculture. It feeds on more than 100 plants, including economically important crops and ornamentals. This card has photos and descriptions to help identify brown marmorated stink bugs and...

By Nik Wiman, Vaughn Walton, Silvia Rondon | OSU Extension Catalog

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