Flower-Visiting Insects
of Inland New Jersey Tea


Ceanothus herbaceus (Inland New Jersey Tea)
(bees suck nectar or collect pollen, the butterfly sucks nectar; observations are from Krombein et al. and Swengel & Swengel)

Bees (short-tongued)
Andrenidae (Andreninae): Andrena forbesii (Kr), Andrena hippotes (Kr), Andrena illinoiensis (Kr), Andrena imitatrix imitatrix (Kr), Andrena ziziae (Kr)

Butterflies
Lycaenidae: Lycaeides melissa samuelis (Sw)


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