Adults of Calligrapha californica coreopsivora are recorded feeding upon cultivated Coreopsis tinctoria in southwestern Virginia. Coreopsis tinctoria is an unrecorded host plant of this beetle.
Williams, Charles E.
"Coreopsis Tinctoria: An Unrecorded Host Plant of Adult Calligrapha Callfornica Coreopsivora (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae),"
The Great Lakes Entomologist: Vol. 22
, Article 7.
Available at: http://scholar.valpo.edu/tgle/vol22/iss2/7