Flower-Visiting Insects
of Honewort


Cryptotaenia canadensis (Honewort)
(Short-tongued bees usually suck nectar & less often collect pollen; other insects suck nectar; one observation is from Krombein et al. as indicated below, otherwise observations are from Robertson)

Bees (long-tongued)
Anthophoridae (Ceratinini): Ceratina dupla dupla sn; Megachilidae (Trypetini): Heriades leavitti sn

Bees (short-tongued)
Halictidae (Halictinae): Agapostemon sericea sn, Augochlora purus purus sn fq, Augochlorella striata sn, Augochloropsis sumptuosa sn, Halictus confusus sn fq, Halictus ligatus sn, Halictus rubicunda sn, Lasioglossum cressonii sn, Lasioglossum foxii sn, Lasioglossum illinoensis sn, Lasioglossum imitatus sn cp fq, Lasioglossum pectinatus sn, Lasioglossum pectoralis sn fq, Lasioglossum pilosus pilosus sn, Lasioglossum truncatus sn, Lasioglossum versatus sn fq, Lasioglossum zephyrus sn; Halictidae (Sphecodini): Sphecodes cressonii sn fq, Sphecodes dichroa sn, Sphecodes stygius sn; Colletidae (Colletinae): Colletes eulophi sn; Colletidae (Hylaeinae): Hylaeus affinis sn, Hylaeus mesillae sn, Hylaeus saniculae sn; Andrenidae (Andreninae): Andrena integra (Kr), Andrena nigrifrons sn, Andrena robertsonii sn cp, Andrena spiraeana sn; Andrenidae (Panurginae): Calliopsis andreniformis sn

Wasps
Sphecidae (Crabroninae): Anacrabro ocellatus, Ectemnius lapidarius, Lestica confluentus, Oxybelus niger, Oxybelus uniglumis; Sphecidae (Philanthinae): Cerceris astarte, Cerceris clypeata; Pompilidae: Ceropales maculata; Chrysididae: Hedychrum parvum, Hedychrum violaceum; Gasteruptiidae: Gasteruption assectator, Gasteruption tarsatorius; Ichneumonidae: Dreisbachia slossonae, Lissonota tricincta (Ashmead, MS), Polyblastus citripes (Ashmead, MS); Vespidae (Eumeninae): Ancistrocerus adiabatus, Parancistrocerus perennis, Symmorphus canadensis

Flies
Hilarimorphidae: Hilarimorpha mikii; Mycetophilidae: Epicypta scatophora; Syrphidae: Allograpta obliqua, Epistrophe emarginata, Eristalis transversus, Eupeodes americanus, Orthonevra nitida, Paragus bicolor fq, Paragus tibialis fq, Pipiza femoralis, Syritta pipiens fq, Syrphus ribesii fq, Toxomerus geminatus fq, Toxomerus marginatus, Trichopsomyia apisaon; Empididae: Empis clausa, Empis loripedis; Bombyliidae: Geron calvus, Hemipenthes sinuosa; Conopidae: Thecophora occidensis, Zodion americanum, Zodion fulvifrons; Tachinidae: Cylindromyia euchenor, Gymnoclytia immaculata, Gymnoclytia occidua, Linnaemya comta, Siphona geniculata fq, Xanthomelanodes arcuatus; Sarcophagidae: Metopia argyrocephala; Muscidae: Neomyia cornicina; Anthomyiidae: Delia platura; Fanniidae: Fannia manicata; Scathophagidae: Cordilura munda; Lauxaniidae: Camptoprosopella vulgaris; Sepsidae: Sepsis violacea; Drosophilidae: Leucophenga varia; Chloropidae: Chaetochlorops inquilina, Chlorops proximus, Liohippelates flavipes, Olcella trigramma

Beetles
Attelabidae: Eugnamptus angustatus; Brentidae: Apion nigrum; Cantharidae: Podabrus brunnicollis; Cerambycidae: Euderces picipes, Typocerus lugubris; Chrysomelidae: Acanthoscelides submuticus, Diabrotica undecimpunctata, Gibbobruchus mimus fq, Meibomeus musculus, Sennius abbreviatus; Coccinellidae: Diomus terminatus; Curculinoidae: Centrinaspis picumna; Dermestidae: Cryptorhopalum triste; Melyridae: Malchius erichsonii; Mordellidae: Mordella marginata, Mordellistena limbalis, Mordellistena pubescens, Paramordellaria triloba; Scraptiidae: Pentaria trifasciatus

Plant Bugs
Thyreocoridae: Corimelaena lateralis


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