Flower-Visiting Insects
of Ohio Buckeye


Aesculus glabra (Ohio Buckeye)
(bees suck nectar or collect pollen; observations for long-tongued bees are from Robertson, while observations for short-tongued bees are from Krombein et al. as indicated below; short-tongued bees are probably non-pollinating)

Bees (long-tongued)
Apidae (Bombini): Bombus auricomus sn fq, Bombus griseocallis sn, Bombus impatiens sn, Bombus pensylvanica sn fq; Anthophoridae (Anthophorini): Anthophora ursina sn cp; Anthophoridae (Eucerini): Synhalonia belfragii sn cp fq icp, Synhalonia speciosa sn; Megachilidae (Osmiini): Osmia bucephala bucephala sn cp fq, Osmia cordata sn

Bees (short-tongued)
Colletidae (Colletinae): Colletes inaequalis np (Kr); Andrenidae (Andreninae): Andrena hippotes np (Kr)


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