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EENY596: Bagrada Bug, Painted Bug, Bagrada Hilaris (Burmeister) (Insecta: Hemiptera: Pentatomidae)

Figure 5. Comparison of the mouthparts of a plant feeding stink bug versus a predatory stink bug. On the left is a plant feeding stink bug, Halyomorpha halys,with a long and slender beak. On the right is a predatory stink bug, Podisus maculiventris, with a stout and robust beak.

Credit: Lyle Buss, UF/IFAS