Flower-Visiting Insects
of Pale Indian Plantain


Arnoglossum atriplicifolium (Pale Indian Plantain)
(Halictid bees collect pollen, other bees suck nectar or collect pollen, wasps and flies insects suck nectar; observations are from Robertson, Tuell et al., and Williams)

Bees (long-tongued)
Apidae (Apinae): Apis mellifera (Tll); Apidae (Bombini): Bombus bimaculatus (Tll), Bombus impatiens fq (Tll); Anthophoridae (Eucerini): Melissodes spp. (Tll)

Bees (short-tongued)
Halictidae (Halictinae): Halictus ligatus cp (Rb, Tll), Lasioglossum admirandum (Tll), Lasioglossum cressonii (Tll), Lasioglossum imitatum cp (Rb), Lasioglossum pilsoum (Tll), Lasioglossum rohweri (Tll)

Wasps
Sphecidae (Crabroninae): Lestica confluentus sn (Rb), Oxybelus emarginatus sn (Rb), Oxybelus uniglumis sn (Rb); Sphecidae (Philanthinae): Philanthus gibbosus sn (Rb); Sphecidae (Sphecinae): Ammophila kennedyi sn (Rb); Vespidae (Eumeninae): Eumenes fraterna sn (Rb); Scoliidae: Scolia bicincta sn (Rb)

Flies
Empidae: Empis clausa sn (Rb)

Beetles
Cantharidae:
Chauliognathus pennsylvanicus (Wms)


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