CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY:
Tiny. about 1/4 inch.
“Larvae are believed to eat plant material in decaying wood, etc. Some are leaf and stem miners. Some are predaceous. Adults visit flowers.”
Learn more: http://texasinsects.tamu.edu/bimg162.html
9 species documented in the Florida State Collection of Arthropods (source: http://www.fsca-dpi.org/Coleoptera/Mike/mordell.htm)
Learn host associations for this genus: http://www.jstor.org/stable/4009273 pages 361-368 (account needed to access all pages, available for free)
Shown on Florida Native Plant: OAKLEAF FLEABANE (Erigeron quercifolius)