Insects Feeding
on this Plant:


Muhlenbergia schreberi
(Nimblewill) [Poaceae]
(observations are from Rider, Blackman & Eastop, Gangwere)

Heteroptera (True Bugs)

Pentatomidae: Hymenarcys nervosa Rid2009

Homoptera (Sucking Insects)
Aphididae: Hysteroneura setariae (Rusty Plum Aphid) [found on plum & possibly cherry trees as primary hosts, migrating during the summer to the leaves & inflorescences of various grasses; this aphid is native to North America, including Illinois] BE2013

Orthoptera (Grasshoppers)
Tettigoniidae: Conocephalus brevipennis (Short-winged Meadow Katydid) [feeds on spikelets, field observations] Ggw1961