Insects Feeding
on this Plant:


Rhus glabra
(Smooth Sumac) [Anacardiaceae]
(Observations are from Dennis, Hottes & Frison, Clark et al., Rider, Schaefer, Smith, Blackman & Eastop, Wheeler et al., Pepper, Robinson & Bradley)

Coleoptera (Beetles)
Chrysomelidae: Babia quadriguttata Clk2004, Blepharida rhois Clki2004, Orthaltica copalina Clk2004, Orthaltica melina Clk2004

Heteroptera (True Bugs)
Alydidae: Megalotomus quinquespinosus [feeds on berries] Sch1980; Miridae: Neurocolpus nubilus (Clouded Plant Bug) WHM1983; Pentatomidae: Acrosternum hilaris (Green Stink Bug) [polyphagous] Rid2009; Scutelleridae: Stethaulax marmorata Rid2009

Homoptera (Sucking Insects)
Aphididae: Carolinaia rhois [found on leaf undersides of sumac shrubs, migrating during the summer to the inflorescences of various grasses; syn. Carolinaia tissoti] HF1931 BE2013 RB1965, Melaphis rhois (Sumac Gall Aphid) 
[forms pyriform or spheroid reddish galls on leaflets] BE2013 Pp1965; Membracidae: Enchenopa binotata [polyphagous] Den1952, Ophiderma salamandra Den1952

Hymenoptera (Bees, Wasps, & Sawflies)
Argidae: Arge coccinea [larvae feed on leaves] Sm2006