What is a stink bug a sign of? The stink bug is a symbol of protection and caution.
The bad smell offers optimum protection against predators. In several cultures where spiritual signs and symbols are embraced, seeing a stink bug around is a warning for you to be more watchful.
Who is the stink bugs enemy? However, there are various native natural enemies that do feed on brown marmorated stink bugs including predatory stink bugs, assassin bugs, and two egg parasitoids. Unfortunately they attack many species of insects.
Do stink bugs have a purpose in life? Don’t forget that the beneficial stink bugs and other non-vegetarian insects really are helpful and should be protected. They feed on and help control moths, caterpillars, harmful beetles, aphids and many other pests without hurting plants or people.
Does killing stink bugs attract more? Killing a stink bug does not attract more stink bugs. To keep your home from becoming attractive to stink bugs, seal up windows and foundations to prevent their entry and quickly removing any stink bugs that find their way in by hand or with a vacuum. Stink bugs begin to emerge in spring and early summer.