Problem

Hemiptera as insect pests

Other Names:
Bugs
Nature:
Hemiptera, the true bugs, are a major order of insects, many of which are important pests. Almost all are phytophagous, except for a small number which feed on the blood of other animals. Hence many species are of importance as plant pests and vectors of disease, both of plants and animals.
Values:
Pestiferousness
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Subject(s):
Insects
Pests
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET