Exotic Pest Reporting
HortNET Archive, The Horticulture and Food Research Institute of New Zealand, Bugwood.org
Wheat bug (Nysius huttoni) is an insect pest of wheat and a wide range of Brassica plants. It is a native of New Zealand.
Both adults and nymphs of this sap-feeding insect can cause serious damage to plant seeds and leaves. This species also feeds on various types of weeds in its natural range.