Flower-Visiting Insects
of Star-Flower


Trientalis borealis (Star-Flower)
(bees collect pollen, while flies feed on pollen; nectar is not produced by the flowers; observations are from Barrett & Helenurm and Anderson & Beare)

Bees (short-tongued)
Halictidae (Halictinae): Unidentified spp. cp fq (AB); Andrenidae (Andreninae): Unidentifed spp. cp fq (AB)

Flies
Syrphidae: Unidentified sp. fp (AB), Platycheirus confusus fp (BH), Platycheirus obscurus fp (BH), Sphaerophoria bifurcata fp (BH)


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