EPPO Global Database

Halyomorpha halys(HALYHA)

Distribution details in United States of America

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Present, widespread
From CABI Pest map 736 (2013): Present, widespread
EPPO Reporting Service (2008/200)

In an extension document (PennState, 2010), it is stated that the brown marmorated stink bug has become a serious pest of fruit, vegetables and farm crops in the Mid-Atlantic region.

As of October 2017, found in 44 states. It has become a major problem, causing economic damage to fruit and vegetable crops in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, West Virginia, Virginia, Tennessee and North Carolina (PMN, 2017).
* Bakken AJ, Schoof SC, Bickerton M, Kamminga KL, Jenrette JC, Malone S, Abney MA, Herbert DA, Reisig D, Kuhar TP, Walgenbach (2015) Occurrence of brown marmorated stink bug (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) on wild hosts in nonmanaged woodlands and soybean fields in North Carolina and Virginia. Environmental Entomology 44(4), 1011-1021.

* Cianferoni F, Graziani F, Ceccolini F (2019) The unstoppable march of Halyomorpha halys: new first country records (Hemiptera, Pentatomidae). Spixiana 42(1), p 60.
------- Louisiana, Oklahoma.

* Cianferoni F, Graziani F, Dioli P, Ceccolini F (2018) Review of the occurrence of Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Pentatomidae) in Italy, with an update of its European and World distribution. Biologia 73, 599-607.
-------- Present in 50 states.

- EDDMaps. Brown marmorated stink bug. Halyomorpha halys (Stal). https://www.eddmaps.org/distribution/usstate.cfm?sub=9328
- PMN (2017-10-31) Invasive species of stink bug working its way into Arkansas. https://www.plantmanagementnetwork.org/pub/crop/news/2017/StinkBugArkansas/
- Stop BMSB. State-By-State. http://www.stopbmsb.org/where-is-bmsb/state-by-state/
-------- As of 2020: detected in 46 US states, causing severe agricultural problems in 10 states (mainly on the Eastern part) and nuisance problems in 21 states).

* NPPO Phytosanitary Pest Alert System. http://www.pestalert.org
- Alert (2001-10-17) Asian stink bug infestation in Pennsylvania.
- Alert (2002-10-02) Brown marmorated stink bug, Halyomorpha halys in US (Pennsylvania)
- Alert (2003-11-05) The brown marmorated stink bug, Halyomorpha halys Stal (Heteroptera: Pentatomiidae) found in Hagerstown, Maryland
- Alert (2005-01-07) Brown marmorated stink bug (Halyomorpha halys) in Oregon.

* Pennsylvania State University (2010). College of Agricultural Sciences. Cooperative Extension. Department of Entomology. Entomological Notes. Brown marmorated stink bug. http://ento.psu.edu/extension/factsheets/pdf/BrownMarmoratedStinkBug.pdf
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Canada Alberta Present, few occurrences view...
Canada Present, restricted distribution view...
Canada Ontario Present, restricted distribution view...
Canada British Columbia Present, restricted distribution view...
Canada Manitoba Present, few occurrences view...
Canada Saskatchewan Absent, intercepted only view...
Canada Québec Present, restricted distribution view...