Parasitoid Wasps of the Invasive Brown Marmorated Stink Bug in Utah

Project Type: Graduate Student
Funds awarded in 2018: $24,999.00
Projected End Date: 03/31/2020
Grant Recipient: Utah State Univeristy
Region: Western
State: Utah
Graduate Student:
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Diane Alston
Utah State University
This fact sheet discusses basic principles of biological control of the invasive brown marmorated stink bug in Utah, focused on naturally occurring parasitoid wasps. Information on native wasp ecology, identification, and location are given.
Fact Sheet
Zachary Schumm, Utah State University
Mark Holthouse, Utah State University
Yota Mizuno, Utah State University
Diane Alston, Utah State University
Lori Spears, Utah State University
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers; Consumers
Ordering info:
Diane Alston
[email protected]
Utah State University
5305 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322
Publication/product ID: Ent-198-19
This product is associated with the project "Brown Marmorated Stink Bug in Utah's Intermountain West"
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.