Insects Feeding
on this Plant:


Euonymus europaeus
(European Spindle Tree) [Celastraceae]
(Observations are from the Natural History Museum, ScaleNet)

Homoptera (Sucking Insects)
Pseudaulacaspis pentagona (White Peach Scale) [polyphagous; this insect is found mostly in E USA, it was introduced from Eurasia] SN2014, Unaspis euonymi (Euonymus Scale) [found on foliage, woody stems, or bark; this insect is widely distributed in the USA] SN2014

Lepidoptera (Butterflies, Skippers, & Moths)

Saturniidae: Samia cynthia (Ailanthus Silk Moth) [larvae feed on leaves, preferring the Tree-of-Heaven, Ailanthus altissima, as the host plant; however, larvae will also feed on the foliage of other woody plants] NHM2010