Flower-Visiting Insects
of Sulfur Cinquefoil


Potentilla recta (Sulfur Cinquefoil) introduced
(Insect activity for bees, flies, and beetles is largely unspecified, while the butterflies suck nectar; observations are from Reed, Grundel & Pavlovic, Krombein et al., Lewis, Mawdsley, MacRae, and Grundel et al. as indicated below)

Bees (long-tongued)
Anthophoridae (Ceratinini): Ceratina sp. (Re)

Bees (short-tongued)
Halictidae (Halictinae): Halictus confusus (Re), Halictus ligatus (Re), Halictus parallelus (Re), Lasioglossum sp. (Re), Lasioglossum albipennis (Re), Lasioglossum laevissimus (Re), Lasioglossum paradmirandus (Re), Lasioglossum pilosum (Gnd), Lasioglossum pruinosus (Re), Lasioglossum rohweri (Re); Colletidae (Hylaeinae): Hylaeus affinis (Re), Hylaeus mesillae (Re); Andrenidae (Andreninae): Andrena commoda (Re), Andrena cressonii (Re), Andrena miranda (Kr); Andrenidae (Panurginae): Calliopsis andreniformis sn (Kr)

Flies
Syrphidae: Allograpta obliqua (Re), Toxomerus marginatus (Re)

Butterflies
Lycaenidae: Lycaeides melissa samuelis sn (GP); Pieridae: Pieris rapae sn (Lw)

Beetles
Buprestidae: Acmaeodera ornata (McR); Cleridae: Trichodes nuttalli (Mwd)


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