Green Vegetable Bug

Nezara viridula (Linnaeus, 1758)

This Green Stink Bug is a plant feeding insect believed to have originated from Ethiopia it feeds on many bean crops making it a major pest to those crops.

There are several variations in the colouration of this insect the most common being a predominately green bug with three parallel white spots towards the head.

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What habitats does Nezara viridula live in?

On plant folage

What is the distribution of Nezara viridula?

Worldwide locally across most of Australia

How big does Nezara viridula grow?

Can grow to around 13mm

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