Somerville Garden Club

Invasive Species Action – Lily Leaf Beetle

From member Bill Bennett, URI has been studying the possibility of controlling the lily leaf beetle with the release of a parasitic wasp. URI is looking for larva samples. 10-20 per location would be ideal. Use this document for guidance on what they are looking for: Collection Instructions

Contact information if you have questions. Mailing info is also included in the document reference.

Lisa Tewksbury
Dept. of Plant Sciences
University of Rhode Island
Kingston, RI 02881

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