Flower-Visiting Insects
of Shrubby Cinquefoil


Pentaphylloides floribunda (Shrubby Cinquefoil)
(Scientific synonyms of this plant are Potentilla fruticosa and Dasiphora fruticosa. Information is limited to bees and butterflies; bees suck nectar and/or collect pollen, butterflies suck nectar; observations are from Krombein et al., Tuell et al., and Voss as indicated below.)

Bees (long-tongued)
Apidae (Apinae): Apis mellifera (Tll)

Bees (short-tongued)
Halictidae (Halictinae): Halictus confusus (Tll), Halictus ligatus (Tll), Halictus rubicundus (Tll), Lasioglossum admirandum (Tll), Lasioglossum nymphaearum (Tll), Lasioglossum pilosum (Tll), Lasioglossum tegulare (Tll); Colletidae (Hylaeinae): Hylaeus sp. (Tll), Hylaeus affinis fq (Tll), Hylaeus annulatus (Tll), Hylaeus mesillae (Tll); Andrenidae (Andreninae): Andrena miranda (Kr)

Butterflies
Nymphalidae: Danaus plexippus sn (V), Nymphalis milberti sn (V); Lycaenidae: Lycaena dorcas sn (V), Satyrium titus sn (V)

Skippers
Hesperiidae: Erynnis lucilius sn (V)


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