Insects Feeding
on these Plants:


Gaura spp.
(Gaura) [Onagraceae]
(observations are from Hottes & Frison, Cranshaw, Blackman & Eastop, Natural History Museum)

Coleoptera (Beetles)
Chrysomelidae: Altica foliacea (Apple Flea Beetle) [adults & larvae feed on foliage] Crw2004

Homoptera (Sucking Insects)

Aphididae: Macrosiphum gaurae [syn. Macrosiphum gauri] BE2013, Macrosiphum pseudorosae HF1931

Lepidoptera (Butterflies, Skippers, & Moths)
Noctuidae: Schinia gaurae (Clouded Crimson) [larvae feed  on flowers] NHM2010; Sphingidae: Proserpinus juanita (Juanita Sphinx) [this moth is found mostly west of Illinois in the Great Plains] NHM2010