Harlequin cabbage bug

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(Zool.) See Calicoback.

See also: Harlequin

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Class III secretory cells are found in the spermatheca of insects without spermathecal glands, such as Murgantia histrionica (Hahn) (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) (Stacconi & Romani 2011) and Leptoglossus zonatus (Dallas) (Hemiptera: Coreidae) (Souza et al.
Ultrastructural and functional aspects of the spermatheca in the American harlequin bug, Murgantia histrionica (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae).
The community consists of the harlequin bug (Murgantia histrionica; Hemiptera: Pentatomidae), a herbivore on bladderpod (Isomeris arborea; Capparaceae), and two specialist parasitoids (Trissolcus murgantiae; Hymenoptera: Scelionidae and Ooencyrtus johnsonii; Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae) that attack the bug's eggs.
Report on the control of the harlequin bug, Murgantia histrionica Hahn, with notes on the severity of an outbreak of this insect in 1932.
PyGanic[R] has also been reported as effective against other insect pests including Colorado potato beetle (Igrc Barcic 2006), and harlequin bug, Murgantia histrionica (Hahn) (Overall 2008).
Harlequin bug, Murgantia histrionica (Hahn) (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae), is a specialist herbivore of cruciferous vegetables (Brassicaceae) and is an important pest of cole crops (Brassicale: Brassicaceae) in the USA (McPherson & McPherson 2000; Wallingford et al.