Butterflies and Moths

Butterflies and Moths

Butterflies and Moths Order: LepidopteraFamily: Hesperiidae, Lycaenidae, Nymphalidae, Papilionidae, Pieridae, Riodinidae, Prodoxidae, Pyralidae, Pyraustidae, Pterophoridae, Scythrididae, Heliodinidae Description Butterflies and moths are flying insects that play a...
Flies and Beetles

Flies and Beetles

Flies Order: DipteraFamily: Bombyliidae, Conopidae, Stratiomyiidae, Syrphidae, Tachinidae, Calliphoridae Beetles Order: ColeopteraFamily: Anthicidae, Buprestidae, Cantharidae, Cerambycidae, Chrysomelidae, Curculionidae Description Flies and Beetles are two diverse...
Bees

Bees

Bees Order: HymenopteraFamily: Halictidae, Colletidae, Andrenidae, Melittidae, Megachilidae, Apidae Description Bees are flying insects and are frequently observed visiting flowers throughout blooming periods in the spring and summer. Like all insects, bees have three...
Wasps

Wasps

Wasps Order: HymenopteraFamily: Chrysididae, Pompilidae, Scoliidae, Sphecidae, Tiphiidae, Vespidae, Ichneumonidae, Chalcidae, Braconidae Description Wasps are flying insects and are often observed visiting flowers throughout blooming periods. Like all insects, wasps...
Lady Beetles

Lady Beetles

Lady Beetles Order: ColeopteraFamily: Coccinellidae Description Lady beetle adults are round to oval, bright red and often spotted. Lady beetle larvae look very different and are often overlook or misidentified. Lady beetle larvae are elongated, usually dark colored...