Do you recall those green bugs that invaded the Burning Man grounds and became the buzz of the Internet? You might have heard they were green stink bugs (GSB), but it turns out this might not true. In an article that appeared in Gizmodo, Alex Wild identifies the bugs as GSB from photographs and explanations by organizers preparing the festival. Cornell University entomologist, Professor Peter Jentsch, tells us this might not be the case.
“As another article states, seed bugs are common to the Sonoran Desert, look like shield bugs/stink bugs and are likely the culprit. Some seed bugs – Conenose beetle; Common to Arizona [...]