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Insects Feeding
on this Plant:

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Alcea rosea
(Hollyhock) [Malvaceae]
(Observations are from Milne & Milne, Wagner, Knight, Marshall, Bouseman et al., Covell, Cranshaw, Needham et al., Blackman & Eastop, Opler & Krizek, Pepper, Robinson & Bradley, Spencer & Steyskal)

Coleoptera (Beetles)
Brentidae: Apion longirostre (Hollyhock Weevil) [adults feed on foliage, larvae feed on seeds] Crw2004 Msh2006

Diptera (Flies)
Agromyzidae: Calycomyza jucunda [leaf-miner, polyphagous] Ndm1928, Calycomyza malvae [larvae are leaf-miners; found in Wisconsin, Indiana, Pennsylvania, & New York] SS1986, Melanagromyza hicksi [larvae are stem-borers; found in New York & Canada] SS1986

Homoptera (Sucking Insects)
Aphididae: Acyrthosiphon malvae (Geranium Aphid) BE2013,
Aphis fabae (Black Bean Aphid) [polyphagous] Pp1965, Aphis gossypii (Cotton Aphid) [polyphagous] Pp1965, Macrosiphum euphorbiae (Potato Aphid) [polyphagous] RB1965

Heteroptera (True Bugs)
Miridae: Brooksetta althaeae (Hollyhock Plant Bug) Kn1941

Lepidoptera (Butterflies, Skippers, & Moths)
Hesperiidae: Pyrgus communis (Common Checkered Skipper) Bou2006 Wg2005 OK1984; Noctuidae: Acontia aprica (Exposed Bird-Dropping Moth) Cv2005, Anomis erosa (Yellow Scallop Moth) Wg2005, Autographa precationis (Common Looper) [polyphagous] Crw2004 Cv2005 Wg2005, Mamestra configurata (Bertha Armyworm) Crw2004; Nymphalidae: Vanessa cardui (Painted Lady) Crw2004 MM1980 Wg2005 OK1984; Tischeriidae: Astrotischeria omissa [leaf-miner] Ndm1928 

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