Insects Feeding
on these Plants:


Ludwigia spp.
(False Loosestrife) [Onagraceae]
(observations are from Wagner, Dmitriev & Dietrich, Blackman & Eastop, Natural History Museum)

Homoptera (Sucking Insects)
Aphididae: Hyalomyzus jussiaeae [found on hawthorns as primary hosts, migrating during the summer to Ludwigia spp.; distributed mostly in SE USA, although this aphid occurs as far north as Maryland & Washington, D.C.] BE2013; Cicadellidae: Empoasca chelata [polyphagous] DD2010

Lepidoptera (Butterflies, Skippers, & Moths)

Noctuidae: Eudryas unio (Pearly Wood Nymph) Wg2005 NHM2010