Flower-Visiting Insects
of Carolina Cranesbill


Geranium carolinianum (Carolina Cranesbill)
(Bees suck nectar or collect pollen; other insects suck nectar; one observation is from Krombein et al. as indicated below, otherwise observations are from Robertson)

Bees (long-tongued)
Anthomyiidae (Eucerini): Synhalonia speciosa sn; Megachilidae (Osmiini): Hoplitis pilosifrons sn fq, Osmia conjuncta sn

Bees (short-tongued)
Halictidae (Halictinae): Agapostemon sericea sn cp, Augochlorella striata sn cp fq, Lasioglossum imitatus sn cp, Lasioglossum pectoralis sn cp fq, Lasioglossum tegularis sn cp ; Colletidae (Hylaeinae): Hylaeus affinis sn; Andrenidae (Andreninae): Andrena personata (Kr); Andrenidae (Panurginae): Heterosarus parvus sn cp

Wasps
Vespidae (Eumeninae): Stenodynerus oculeus

Flies
Syrphidae: Toxomerus marginatus fq; Tachinidae: Phasia purpurascens


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