Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

Brown Marmorated Stink Bug, Halyomorpha halys   Description Adults of brown marmorated stink bug are 14-17 mm (0.5-0.75 inches) long. Key identifying features include two white bands on each of the antennae, dark bands on the tips of the forewings, and marbled brown...
Peach Twig Borer

Peach Twig Borer

Peach Twig Borer, Anarsia lineatella Order: Lepidoptera Family: Gelechiidae Description Moths of the peach twig borer measure approximately 7.5-13 mm (0.3-0.5 inches) and have forewings that are steel gray and lightly fringed. The hindwings are a lighter shade of gray...
Leaf Blister Mites

Leaf Blister Mites

Leaf Blister Mites Order: Acari Family: Eriophyidae Description Like all eriophyid mites, adult leaf blister mites have cylindrical bodies that taper at both the head and rear. They have two pairs of legs near the head. These mites are extremely small and cannot be...
Lesser Peachtree Borer

Lesser Peachtree Borer

Lesser Peachtree Borer, Synanthedon pictipes Order: Lepidoptera Family: Sesiidae Description Adult males and females resemble wasps and are similar in appearance. Lesser peachtree borer moths have clear wings and slender, dark blue bodies with pale yellow markings....
Peachtree Borer

Peachtree Borer

Peachtree Borer, Synanthedon exitiosa Order: LepidopteraFamily: Sesiidae Description The peachtree borer is a clearwing moth that visually mimics the pepsid wasp to ward off predators. There is strong sexual dimorphism among adult peachtree borers. Female moths have...