Montana's Huckleberry (Vaccinium globulare) Mystery: Pollinators, Pests, and Potential Threats
Leaf & Stem Visitors
A total of 1,954 arthropods were collected from the V. globulare leaves and stems. These arthropods represented twelve orders plus the subclass Acari. Based on the number of individuals collected and known biological information, an attempt was made to determine which taxa were actual biological associations and which were just casual visitors.
- Flies (Order Diptera)
- Bees, Ants, Wasps, and Sawflies (Order Hymenoptera)
- True Bugs (Order Hemiptera)
- Moths & Butterflies (Order Lepidoptera)
- Other Groups Collected from Leaves & Stems
Vaccinium globulare Leaf and Stem Visitors. In 2014-2015, a total of 1,954 arthropods were collected from V. globulare leaves and stems, representing 12 arthropod orders plus the subclass Acari.