Kudzu bug was found in the United States in October of 2009. Since then, it has spread through out the southeast. Where it has spread, it has become a nuisance pest as adults look to overwinter in buildings and a new pest of soybean.
EDDMapS Distribution - This map is incomplete and is based only on current site and county level reports made by experts, herbaria, and literature. For more information, visit www.eddmaps.org
|Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)|
|Subject: Megacopta cribraria (Fabricius)|
Other Common Names:
bean plataspid, lablab bug, globular stink bug, kudzubug