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Science  10 Aug 2018:
Vol. 361, Issue 6402, pp. 542-545
DOI: 10.1126/science.361.6402.542

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  • The samurai wasp (Trissolcus japonicus) arrived by accident in the United States before scientists were ready to release it.

    PHOTO: ELIJAH TALAMAS
  • CREDITS: (MAP) STOP BROWN MARMORATED STINK BUG, ADAPTED BY N. DESAI/SCIENCE; (DATA) KIM HOELMER AND JIM WALGENBACH
  • The brown marmorated stinkbug is a versatile pest that attacks valuable crops and plagues homeowners.

    PHOTO: MATT ROURKE/AP PHOTO
  • A samurai wasp emerges from the brown marmorated stinkbug egg in which it hatched. Scientists hope the wasp will reduce populations of the pest in U.S. crops.

    PHOTO: CHRIS HEDSTROM

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