Flower-Visiting Insects
of American Linden


Tilia americana (American Linden)
(Halictid bees suck nectar or collect pollen, other insects suck nectar; all observations are from Robertson)

Bees (long-tongued)
Apidae (Apinae): Apis mellifera sn fq; Apidae (Bombini): Bombus pensylvanica sn

Bees (short-tongued)
Halictidae (Halictinae): Augochlorella striata sn, Augochloropsis metallica metallica sn fq, Halictus rubicunda sn, Lasioglossum coriaceus sn, Lasioglossum forbesii sn, Lasioglossum illinoensis sn, Lasioglossum imitatus sn cp fq, Lasioglossum pectoralis sn, Lasioglossum versatus sn, Lasioglossum zephyrus sn cp fq

Wasps
Sphecidae (Sphecinae): Sphex ichneumonea; Tiphiidae: Myzinum quinquecincta; Vespidae (Eumeninae): Euodynerus foraminatus

Flies
Syrphidae: Allograpta obliqua, Eupeodes americanus, Orthonevra nitida; Tachinidae: Archytas aterrima, Tachinomyia panaetius; Calliphoridae: Calliphora vicina, Lucilia illustris, Phormia regina; Muscidae: Graphomya americana, Neomyia cornicina fq; Fanniidae: Fannia manicata

Moths
Ctenuchidae: Cisseps fulvicollis

Beetles
Melyridae: Malachius erichsonii


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