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Abstract

Green stink bug (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) recorded as a new pest of olive in India.

Abstract

During the survey of olive orchards in Jammu and Kashmir, various insect pests were recorded infesting olive which include, olive psylla, olive black scale, scarab beetle and green stink bug. Among these greenstinkbug, Nezara viridula (L.) [Hemiptera: Pentatomidae] has been recorded for the first time in India.