Key for the separation of Halyomorpha halys (Stål) from similar-appearing pentatomids (Insecta: Heteroptera: Pentatomidae) occurring in Central Europe, with new Swiss records

  • Wyniger D
  • Kment P
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The introduced brown marmorated stink bug Halyomorpha halys (Stål, 1855) (Insecta, Heteroptera, Pen tatomidae) is superficially similar to several native European pentatomids. The present work pro - vides an identification key including photographs of all discussed pentatomid species. In Switzerland H. halys is now recorded not only from the canton Zürich, but also from Basel-Stadt, St. Gallen and Schaffhausen.

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  • faunistics
  • halyomorpha halys
  • heteroptera
  • identification key
  • pentatomidae

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  • Denise Wyniger

  • Petr Kment

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