Insects Feeding
on this Plant:


Impatiens pallida
(Yellow Jewelweed) [Balsaminaceae]
(observations are from Rider, Needham et al., Blackman & Eastop)

Diptera (Flies)
Agromyzidae: Liriomyza borealis [larvae are leaf-miners] Ndm1928, Phytoliriomyza melampyga (Jewelweed Leafminer) [host plant assignment has been corrected] Ndm1928

Heteroptera (True Bugs)

Pentatomidae: Acrosternum hilaris (Green Stink Bug) [polyphagous] Rid2009

Homoptera (Sucking Insects)
Aphididae: Macrosiphum impatientis [found on roses as primary hosts, migrating during the summer to Jewelweed; this aphid is distributed in NE & north-central USA] BE2013