University of Georgia. Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health; Megacopta Working Group.
Identification/Description; Photographs; Distribution; Controls
Featured Creatures - Bean Plataspid
University of Florida. Entomology and Nematology Department.
Maryland Kudzu Bug Survey
Maryland Kudzu Bug Survey.
Texas Invasives Database - Megacopta cribraria
Invasive Insect (Bean Plataspid) Poses Risk to Soybean Crops and Infests Homes in Southeastern States (Oct 2010; PDF | 50 KB)
USDA. APHIS. Plant Protection and Quarantine.
Pest Alert: Bean Plataspid, Megacopta cribraria, an Exotic Legume Pest Established in Georgia
Florida Department of Agricultural and Consumer Services. Division of Plant Industry.
Kudzu Bug Information (PDF | 591 KB)
North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. Plant Industry Division.
Kudzu Bug - Invasive Pest Coming to
Arkansas and the Impact on Soybeans (PDF | 818 KB)
University of Arkansas. Cooperative Extension Service.
Clemson University. Cooperative Extension.
Invasive Species: Megacopta cribraria, Bean Plataspid
Bean Plataspid: Megacopta cribraria
University of Florida. Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences.
Megacopta cribraria as a Nuisance Pest
University of Georgia. College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.
University of Maryland Extension. Home and Garden Information Center.
Kudzu Bug - A Nuisance and Agricultural Pest
North Carolina State University. Entomology.