Flower-Visiting Insects
of Sand Coreopsis


Coreopsis lanceolata (Sand Coreopsis)
(cuckoo bees and the butterfly suck nectar, otherwise insect activity is unspecified; information is restricted to bees, butterflies, and beetles; observations are from Grundel & Pavlovic, Herms, MacRae, Lisberg & Young, Grundel et al., and Williams as indicated below)

Bees (long-tongued)
Apidae (Bombini): Bombus impatiens (Gnd); Anthophoridae (Ceratinini): Ceratina mikmaqi (Gnd), Ceratina strenua (Gnd); Anthophoridae (Nomadini): Nomada fervida sn (Gnd), Nomada lepida sn (Gnd), Nomada maculata sn (Gnd); Megachilidae (Megachilini): Megachile mendica (Gnd); Megachilidae (Osmiini): Osmia georgica (Gnd)

Bees (short-tongued)
Halictidae (Halictinae): Augochlora pura (Gnd), Augochlorella aurata (Gnd), Augochloropsis metallica (Gnd), Halictus ligatus (Gnd), Lasioglossum fuscipenne (Gnd), Lasioglossum pectorale (Gnd); Halictidae (Sphecodini): Sphecodes pimpinellae sn (Gnd)

Butterflies
Lycaenidae: Lycaeides melissa samuelis sn fq (GP, Hm)

Beetles
Buprestidae: Acmaeodera neglecta (McR), Acmaeodera ornata (McR); Cantharidae: 
Chauliognathus pennsylvanicus (Wms); Mordellidae: Mordellistena rubrilabris (LY)


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