Flower-Visiting Insects
of Hairy-Jointed Meadow Parsnip


Thaspium barbinode (Hairy-Jointed Meadow Parsnip)
(bees suck nectar or collect pollen, while flies and beetles suck nectar or feed on pollen; observations are from Krombein et al. and Lindsey)

Bees (long-tongued)
Apidae (Apinae): Apis mellifera (Lnd); Apidae (Bombini): Bombus affinis (Lnd)

Bees (short-tongued)
Halictidae (Halictinae): Augochlorella striata fq (Lnd); Colletidae (Hylaeninae): Hylaeus modestus modestus fq (Lnd); Andrenidae (Andreninae): Andrena crataegi fq (Lnd), Andrena miranda fq (Lnd), Andrena nasonii (Lnd), Andrena personata (Kr), Andrena ziziae cp fq olg (Kr, Lnd)

Flies
Empididae: Rhamphomyia sp. fq (Lnd)

Beetles
Scraptiidae: Anaspis sp. fq (Lnd); Staphylinidae: Eusphalerum sp. fq (Lnd)


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