Insects Feeding
on this Plant:


Ailanthus altissima
(Tree-of-Heaven) [Simaroubaceae]
(Observations are from Arnett & Jacques, Microleps website, Marshall, Covell, Pepper, Cranshaw, and Wilhelm & Rericha)

Homoptera (Sucking Insects)
Aphididae: Aulacorthum solani (Foxglove Aphid) [polyphagous] Pp1965

Lepidoptera (Butterflies, Skippers, & Moths)
Saturniidae: Samia cynthia (Ailanthus Silkworm Moth) [introduced into N. America from abroad] Cv2005 Msh2006; Yponomeutidae: Atteva aurea (Ailanthus Webworm Moth) [larvae live in communal webs & feed on leaves, introduced into N. America from abroad; syn. Atteva pustulella, syn. Atteva punctella, recently reassigned to the Attevidae family] AJ1981 Cv2005 Mic2010 Crw2004 WR2017