Flower-Visiting Insects
of Riddell's Goldenrod


Solidago riddellii (Riddell's Goldenrod)
(A scientific synonym of this plant species is Oligoneuron riddellii. Insect activity is unspecified; information is limited to bees and beetles; observations are from Tuell et al. and Williams)

Bees (long-tongued)
Apidae (Apinae): Apis mellifera fq (Tll); Apidae (Bombini): Bombus impatiens fq (Tll); Anthophoridae (Ceratinini): Ceratina calcarata/dupla (Tll); Anthophoridae (Eucerini): Melissodes spp. (Tll); Anthophoridae (Xylocopini): Xylocopa virginica (Tll)

Bees (short-tongued)
Halictidae (Halictinae): Agapostemon virescens fq (Tll), Augochlorella aurata (Tll), Halictus confusus (Tll), Halictus ligatus (Tll), Halictus rubicundus (Tll), Lasioglossum admirandum fq (Tll), Lasioglossum pilosum (Tll); Colletidae (Hylaeinae): Hylaeus sp. fq (Tll), Hylaeus affinis fq (Tll), Hylaeus annulatus (Tll), Hylaeus modestus (Tll); Andrenidae (Andreninae): Andrena spp. fq (Tll)

Beetles
Cantharidae:
Chauliognathus pennsylvanicus (Wms)


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