Insects Feeding
on these Plants:


Betula lenta
(Sweet Birch) [Betulaceae]
(observations are from Needham et al., Blackman & Eastop, Opler & Krizek, Pepper, Eiseman)

Coleoptera (Beetles)
Baliosus nervosus (Basswood Leafminer) [polyphagous] Eis2016

Homoptera (Sucking Insects)
Aphididae: Calaphis betulaecolens (Common Birch Aphid) Pp1965, Calaphis betulella Pp1965, Euceraphis betulae (Silver Birch Aphid) Pp1965, Euceraphis mucida [distributed in northern USA east of the Rocky Mountains] BE2013 Pp1965, Hamamelistes spinosus (Witch Hazel Spiny Gall Aphid) Pp1965

Lepidoptera (Butterflies, Skippers, & Moths)

Bucculatricidae: Bucculatrix coronatella [larvae are leaf-miners] Ndm1928; Gracillariidae: Cameraria betulivora (Birch Leaf-Blotch Miner) Ndm1928, Cameraria lentella [larvae are leaf-miners], Phyllonorycter martiella [larvae are leaf-miners] Ndm1928; Nepticulidae: Nepticula corylifoliella [leaf-miner; syn. Stigmella corylifoliella] Ndm1928; Nymphalidae: Limenitis arthemis arthemis (White Admiral) OK1984, Polygonus faunus (Green Comma) OK1984