Insects Feeding
on this Plant:


Pueraria lobata
(Kudzu Vine) [Fabaceae]
(Observations are from Clark et al., Blackman & Eastop, Opler & Krizek, ScaleNet)

Coleoptera (Beetles)

Chrysomelidae: Cerotoma trifurcata Clk2004

Homoptera (Sucking Insects)
Aphididae: Aphis glycines (Soybean Aphid) [found on Rhamnus spp. as primary hosts, migrating during the summer to the stems & leaf undersides of various herbaceous plants in the Fabaceae; Soybean is the preferred secondary host plant; this aphid was introduced from E Asia into North America, including Illinois] BE2013; Pseudococcidae:
Pseudococcus sorghiellus (Trochanter Mealybug) [polyphagous; this insect is widely distributed in eastern USA] SN2014

Lepidoptera (Butterflies, Skippers, & Moths)
Hesperiidae: Epargyreus clarus (Silver-spotted Skipper) OK1984