Invasive SpeciesGalerucella beetle

Galerucella
NOT FOUND by Charlotte
2014-08-22
Portland
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Field Notes
Square stem was noted Purple flowers are visible Evidence of spreading Evidence of some herbivory
A sketch of our study site.
Supporting Evidence
Photo of my evidence.
Although we saw a shot hole feeding pattern on the leaves of the plant, we did not see any beetles nor larvae. We did see 2 snails on the leaves of the purple loosestrife.
Species Observation: Species Looked For
Did you find it?: 
I think I did not find it
Scientific name:
Galerucella
Common name:
Galerucella beetle
Sampling method: 
Quadrat (user-placement)
Photo of our sampling method.
Place Studied
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Latitude: 
N 43.647300 °
Longitude: 
W -70.260770 °
Observation Site Information
A photo of our study site.
Habitat: 
Upland - Developed areas
Trip Information
Name:
Under the Bridge, Commercial Street
Trip date: 
Fri, 2014-08-22 10:00
Town or city: 
Portland
Type of investigation: 
Species and Habitat Survey
Ecosystem: 
Upland
Watershed: 
Presumpscot
Habitat Observations
Species diversity: 
10 different species
Evidence of vectors: 
Boat ramp
Boats
Paved road
People
Construction
Cargo containers
Tree canopy cover: 
Soil moisture: 
Saturated
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