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Species Euschistus ictericus

Podisus sp.? - Euschistus ictericus - male - female Stink Bug - Euschistus ictericus Spined Soldier Bug? - Euschistus ictericus stinkbug - Euschistus ictericus yellow-brown stinkbug - Euschistus ictericus Euschistus - Euschistus ictericus Euschistus ictericus (Linnaeus) - Euschistus ictericus Euschistus ictericus (Linnaeus) - Euschistus ictericus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Heteroptera (True Bugs)
Infraorder Pentatomomorpha
Superfamily Pentatomoidea
Family Pentatomidae (Stink Bugs)
Subfamily Pentatominae
Tribe Carpocorini
Genus Euschistus
Species ictericus (Euschistus ictericus)
Explanation of Names
Euschistus ictericus (Linnaeus 1763)
ictericus (G). 'jaundiced' (1)
10.5-12.0 mm(2)
A strong ridge across the pronotum between the shoulder spines is distinctive.

Det. M. A. Quinn, 2017
e. NA to UT-TX(2)
on vegetation in damp/wet habitats(2)
uncommon (BG data)
See Also
Andrallus spinidens (Fabricius)
- Adventive sp., est. in FL
Det. R.I. Sailer
Print References
McPherson, J.E. and S.M. Paskewitz. 1984. Life history and laboratory rearing of Euschistus ictericus (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae), with descriptions of immature stages. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 92(1): 53-60.
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.
2.The Pentatomoidea (Hemiptera) of Northeastern North America
J.E. McPherson. 1982. Southern Illinois University Press.