Flower-Visiting Insects
of Orange Hawkweed


Hieracium aurantiacum (Orange Hawkweed) introduced
(the beetle feeds on pollen, while the butterfly explores the flowerheads in vain for nectar; only pollen is available as a floral reward; observations are from Swengel & Swengel and Williams as indicated below)

Butterflies
Lycaenidae: Lycaeides melissa samuelis exp fq (Sw)

Beetles
Cantharidae:
Chauliognathus pennsylvanicus (Wms)


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