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The stink bugs (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Pentatomidae) of Washington State

Richard S. Zack, Peter J. Landolt, Joseph E. Munyaneza
Great Lakes Entomologist 2012 v.45 no.3-4 pp. 251-262
Chlorochroa, Aelia americana, Apoecilus bracteatus, Zicrona caerulea, Podisus maculiventris, new geographic records, Acrosternum hilare, Brochymena quadripustulata, Euschistus servus, species diversity, Perillus bioculatus, Apateticus
Froeschner (1988) records 23 species of stink bugs (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Pentatomidae) as occurring in Washington state. Based onmaterial primarily housed in the M.T. James Entomological Collection at Washington State University, the number of species is increased to 47. Species recorded by Froeschner (1988) but not found in our collections are: Apateticus crocatus (Uhler), Chlorochroa rossiana Buxton and Thomas, and Tepa rugulosa (say). species recorded from Washington state for the first time are: Apoecilus bracteatus (Fitch), Perillus bioculatus (Fabricius), Podisus maculiventris (Say), P. pallens (Stal), P. placidus Uhler, P. serieventris Uhler, Zicrona caerulea (Linnaeus), Brochymena quadripustulata (Fabricius), B. sulcata Van Duzee, Acrosternum hilare (Say), Aelia americana Dallas, Banasa euchlora Stal, B. tumidifrons Thomas and Yonke, Chlorochroa congrua Uhler, Coenus delius (Say), Cosmopepla lintneriana Kirkaldy, C. uhleri Montandon, Dendrocoris pini Montandon, Euschistus servus (Say), E. tristigmus (Say), E. variolarious (Palisot), Holcostethus limbolarius (Say), Neottiglosa sulcifrons Stal, N. undata (Say), Prionosoma podopioides (Uhler), Tepa yerma (Rolston), Trichopepla grossa (Van Duzee), and Amaurochrous vanduzeei Barber and Sailer.