volume 166, issue 9, P778-789 2018
DOI: 10.1111/eea.12708
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Victoria P. Skillman, Nik G. Wiman, Jana C. Lee

Abstract: Brown marmorated stink bug, Halyomorpha halys (St al) (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae), has become a major pest for agricultural growers since it arrived in the USA and Europe. To better understand the energetic requirements of overwintering, dispersal, and reproduction of this invasive pest, we monitored the weight, egg load, lipid, glycogen, and sugar levels of adult H. halys populations in western Oregon, USA, over 2 years. In the first study, overwintering H. halys collected monthly from inside shelters exhibite…

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