e US, CA (PA-MO to FL-TX, CA) to S. America(2)(3)(BG data)
polyphagous(4), cotton, soybean and citrus, it can also be predaceous.
at least partially bivoltine; overwinters as adults(1)
Vangeison K.W., McPherson J.E. (1975) Life history and laboratory rearing of Proxys punctulatus (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) with descriptions of immature stages. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 68: 25-30 (Full text)
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