____________


Insects Feeding
on this Plant:

____________


Fragaria virginiana
(Wild Strawberry) [Rosaceae]
(observations are from Campbell et al., Bouseman et al., Needham et al., Gangwere, Opler & Krizek)

Diptera (Flies)
Agromyzidae: Agromyza fragariae [larvae are leaf-miners] Ndm1928

Lepidoptera (Butterflies, Skippers, & Moths)
Hesperiidae: Pyrgus centaureae wyandot (Grizzled Skipper) [found in NE Illinois] Bou2006 OK1984

Orthoptera (Grasshoppers)

Acrididae: Chloealtis conspersa (Sprinkled Grasshopper) [feeds on dry leaflets, field observations] Ggw1961, Melanoplus femurrubrum (Red-Legged Grasshopper) [minor host plant] Cmp1974, Melanoplus keeleri luridus (Keeler's Grasshopper) Cmp1974;
Tettigoniidae: Atlanticus testaceus (Protean Shieldback) [fed on fruits in lab setting] Ggw1967
________________________________________________________________________