coreid bug

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Related to coreid bug: Coreidae
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Noun1.coreid bug - a true bug
hemipteran, hemipteron, hemipterous insect, bug - insects with sucking mouthparts and forewings thickened and leathery at the base; usually show incomplete metamorphosis
Coreidae, family Coreidae - squash bugs and leaf-footed bugs
Anasa tristis, squash bug - large black American bug that sucks sap of vines of the gourd family
leaf-foot bug, leaf-footed bug - large sap-sucking bug with leaflike expansions on the legs
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In our literature review, few studies were found quantifying the oviposition site preference by tachinid parasites on stink bugs (e.g., Beard [1940] in the coreid bug Anasa tristis (De Geer) (Hemiptera: Coreidae) and Eger [1981] in the pentatomids Brochymena spp.
An example released by arthropods is 1-hexanol, a common component of coreid bug defenses.