Insects Feeding
on these Plants:


Symphoricarpos spp.
(Snowberry, etc.) [Caprifoliaceae]
(observations are from the Microleps website, Covell, Cranshaw, Needham et al., Blackman & Eastop, Spencer & Steyskal)

Diptera (Flies)
Agromyzidae: Paraphytomyza cornigera [larvae are leaf-miners; found in Kansas & California] SS1986, Paraphytomyza luteoscutellata [larvae are leaf-miners; found in Wisconsin, Minnesota, New York, & Canada] SS1986

Homoptera (Sucking Insects)
Aphididae: Aphthargelia symphoricarpi [found on young twigs] BE2013, Hyadaphis foeniculi (Fennel Aphid) [curls leaves of Lonicera spp. & Symphoricarpos spp., migrating during the summer to the stems, leaves, & inflorescences of herbaceous plants in the Apiaceae; this aphid was introduced into North America from Europe] BE2013

Lepidoptera (Butterflies, Skippers, & Moths)

Geometridae: Lomographa vestaliata (White Spring Moth) [polyphagous] Cv2005; Gracillariidae: Cameraria affinis [larvae are leaf-miners] Ndm1928, Phyllonorycter mariaeella [larvae are tentiform leaf-miners] Mic2010, Phyllonorycter symphoricarpaeella [larvae are leaf-miners] Mic2010; Sphingidae: Hemaris diffinis (Snowberry Clearwing) Crw2004, Hemaris thysbe (Hummingbird Clearwing) Crw2004