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Insect Identification Expert Helps You ID What You've Found
Upload pictures of North American insects you've seen and an entomologist will identify and answer your questions
Brown with tan belly, yellow markings (Yellow-striped armyworm)
Our caterpillar was found outside cold and not moving by our kindergarten children on our child care center playground in New Hampshire. He is approximately
black caterpillar with white band (Black swallowtail caterpillar )
about 1 long, black with small 'spikes', orange dots and a white band around its middle. It was found as it happily stripped a parsley plant growing in
Black-headed yellow caterpillar (Sawfly larvae )
Saw a caravan of thousands of these crawling along the boardwalk handrails of a park next to Tarpon Lake north of Tampa, Florida, with no beginning or
black with orange markings, six legs with antenna (Boxelder bug adult)
Have found several of these insects in my home. Basically black with orange marking on top and bottom, six legs and antenna. Insect is about 1/2 inch
Red and Orange Insects pg 2
A page where red insect pictures have been identified for readers
Brown Insects Page 4
Pictures and names of brown insects from reader submissions to find out what the bug in their garden is.
Bluish-Purplish Insects - page 1
Bluish-purplish insect idenfication page with pictures of insects
Shiny green insect (Pale green assassin bug nymph )
Small 1 cm long gold and shiny with red tip butt and 6 legs and 2 antenna
Very bright pink, almost wormlike, caterpillar (Gray hooded owlet caterpillar)
Very bright pink (fuschia), translucent caterpillar with pink strip down back. I thought it was a worm at first because of its movement and the very slick