Euschistus tristigmus

Dusky Stink Bug

Euschistus tristigmus, Dusky Stink Bug




Family: Pentatomidae

Subfamily: Pentatominae

Tribe: Carpocorini

Length: 8-11 mm


The Dusky Stink Bug has been collected from a great variety of plants, ranging from Soybeans to Peach to Mullein.

McPherson (1982) reported the species as bivoltine in southern Illinois, and that the species overwinters as adults.

Photo locations: Upshur County, West Virginia (right); Neshoba County, Mississippi (below).

A congener featured on the American Insects web site is Euschistus servus, the Brown Stink Bug.


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