Thank you for taking this survey. Our goal is to determine the current range of the Mexican bean beetle, Epilachna varivestis, an insect pest of snap bean, lima bean, and soybean.
1. Below, you will see some pictures of Mexican bean beetle, and one similar species. Please use these images to be sure that you are referring to this insect when you fill out the survey. If you need more information on Mexican bean beetle, please see our fact sheet at this website: http://pubs.ext.vt.edu/ENTO/ENTO-51/ENTO-51-pdf.pdf
2. At the bottom of the page, there is a question for you to answer about Mexican bean beetle in your area.
3. If you have any questions about this survey, please email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.