Euschistus sp.

Stink Bug

Stink bug image from Brazil, Euschistus sp. (Carpocorini)



Family: Pentatomidae

Subfamily: Pentatominae

Tribe: Carpocorini

Length: bugs in the photo 8.8 and 7.3 mm


This pair shows a trait common in Stink Bugs, that the females are somewhat larger than the males.

Photo location: Manaus, Amazonas state, Brazil.

Determined by Dr. Donald B. Thomas, USDA Agricultural Research Service.

American Insects site