Charidotella sexpunctata bicolor (Fabricius)

Plant species attacked: Field bindweed | Hedge false bindweed
Biocontrol Agent Type: Foliar feeding beetle
Country of Origin: The populations released in BC derive from Canadian stock collected in Ontario
First Released in BC: 1969
 
Positive monitoring and/or dispersal locations in BC on Hedge false bindweed; none on Field bindweed:
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Established Charidotella sexpunctata on Hedge false bindweed locations
 
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This biocontrol agent is currently not available for distribution