Insects Feeding
on these Plants:


Kalmia spp.
(Laurel) [Ericaceae]
(observations are from Miller, Majka et al.)

Coleoptera (Beetles)
Scolytidae: Xyleborus sayi [polyphagous; this insect is found in NE USA & SE Canada] MAM2007

Lepidoptera (Butterflies, Skippers, & Moths)

Tortricidae: Olethreutes melanomesum [larvae feed on terminal growth; this moth is found mostly east of Illinois] Mlr1987, Pseudexentera kalmiana [this moth is found mostly north of Illinois, including Minnesota & Wisconsin] Mlr1987