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    Flying Insects

    Wings can be a hidden or an utterly obvious quality of some insects, allowing them to fly for short durations or over very long distances.





    There are a total of (256) Flying Insects in the Insect Identification database. Entries are listed below in alphabetical order.


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    1
    Thumbnail picture of the Achemon Sphinx Moth
    Achemon Sphinx Moth
    2
    Thumbnail picture of the Acorn Weevil
    Acorn Weevil
    3
    Thumbnail picture of the Ailanthus Webworm Moth
    Ailanthus Webworm Moth
    4
    Thumbnail picture of the American Bumble Bee
    American Bumble Bee
    5
    Thumbnail picture of the American Carrion Beetle
    American Carrion Beetle
    6
    Thumbnail picture of the American Cockroach
    American Cockroach
    7
    Thumbnail picture of the American Lady Butterfly
    American Lady Butterfly
    8
    Thumbnail picture of the American Pelecinid Wasp
    American Pelecinid Wasp
    9
    Thumbnail picture of the American Salmonfly
    American Salmonfly
    10
    Thumbnail picture of the Antlion
    Antlion
    11
    Thumbnail picture of the Antlion
    Antlion
    12
    Thumbnail picture of the Aphids
    Aphids
    13
    Thumbnail picture of the Asian Multicolored Lady Beetle
    Asian Multicolored Lady Beetle
    14
    Thumbnail picture of the Augochlora Sweat Bee
    Augochlora Sweat Bee
    15
    Thumbnail picture of the Bald-Faced Hornet
    Bald-Faced Hornet
    16
    Thumbnail picture of the Banded Alder Borer Beetle
    Banded Alder Borer Beetle
    17
    Thumbnail picture of the Banded Horntail
    Banded Horntail
    18
    Thumbnail picture of the Banded Longhorn Beetle
    Banded Longhorn Beetle
    19
    Thumbnail picture of the Banded Tiger Moth
    Banded Tiger Moth
    20
    Thumbnail picture of the Banded Woollybear Caterpillar Moth
    Banded Woollybear Caterpillar Moth
    21
    Thumbnail picture of the Beautiful Wood-Nymph Moth
    Beautiful Wood-Nymph Moth
    22
    Thumbnail picture of the Beech Blight Aphid
    Beech Blight Aphid
    23
    Thumbnail picture of the Bee-Like Tachinid Fly
    Bee-Like Tachinid Fly
    24
    Thumbnail picture of the Bicolored Agapostemon Sweat Bee
    Bicolored Agapostemon Sweat Bee
    25
    Thumbnail picture of the Big Dipper Firefly
    Big Dipper Firefly
    26
    Thumbnail picture of the Big Poplar Sphinx Moth
    Big Poplar Sphinx Moth
    27
    Thumbnail picture of the Black and Yellow Mud Dauber
    Black and Yellow Mud Dauber
    28
    Thumbnail picture of the Black Carpenter Ant
    Black Carpenter Ant
    29
    Thumbnail picture of the Black Saddlebags Skimmer
    Black Saddlebags Skimmer
    30
    Thumbnail picture of the Black Swallowtail
    Black Swallowtail
    31
    Thumbnail picture of the Black Witch Moth
    Black Witch Moth
    32
    Thumbnail picture of the Black-Tailed Bee Fly
    Black-Tailed Bee Fly
    33
    Thumbnail picture of the Blue Dasher
    Blue Dasher
    34
    Thumbnail picture of the Blue Morpho
    Blue Morpho
    35
    Thumbnail picture of the Blue-Eyed Darner
    Blue-Eyed Darner
    36
    Thumbnail picture of the Blue-fronted Dancer
    Blue-fronted Dancer
    37
    Thumbnail picture of the Blue-Winged Wasp
    Blue-Winged Wasp
    38
    Thumbnail picture of the Bordered Plant Bug
    Bordered Plant Bug
    39
    Thumbnail picture of the Broad-Necked Root Borer
    Broad-Necked Root Borer
    40
    Thumbnail picture of the Brown Mantidfly
    Brown Mantidfly
    41
    Thumbnail picture of the Buffalo Treehopper
    Buffalo Treehopper
    42
    Thumbnail picture of the Burrowing Mayfly
    Burrowing Mayfly
    43
    Thumbnail picture of the Burying Beetle
    Burying Beetle
    44
    Thumbnail picture of the Camel Cricket
    Camel Cricket
    45
    Thumbnail picture of the Carolina Locust
    Carolina Locust
    46
    Thumbnail picture of the Carolina Tiger Beetle
    Carolina Tiger Beetle
    47
    Thumbnail picture of the Cassius Blue
    Cassius Blue
    48
    Thumbnail picture of the Cicada Killer
    Cicada Killer
    49
    Thumbnail picture of the Clouded Sulphur
    Clouded Sulphur
    50
    Thumbnail picture of the Clymene Haploa Moth
    Clymene Haploa Moth
    51
    Thumbnail picture of the Coconut Rhinoceros Beetle
    Coconut Rhinoceros Beetle
    52
    Thumbnail picture of the Coffinfly
    Coffinfly
    53
    Thumbnail picture of the Common Coneheads
    Common Coneheads
    54
    Thumbnail picture of the Common Green Darner
    Common Green Darner
    55
    Thumbnail picture of the Common Sanddragon
    Common Sanddragon
    56
    Thumbnail picture of the Common Thread Waisted Wasp
    Common Thread Waisted Wasp
    57
    Thumbnail picture of the Common Whitetail Skimmer
    Common Whitetail Skimmer
    58
    Thumbnail picture of the Cottonwood Borer
    Cottonwood Borer
    59
    Thumbnail picture of the Cranefly
    Cranefly
    60
    Thumbnail picture of the Cuban Cockroach
    Cuban Cockroach
    61
    Thumbnail picture of the Cuckoo Bee
    Cuckoo Bee
    62
    Thumbnail picture of the Cuckoo Wasp
    Cuckoo Wasp
    63
    Thumbnail picture of the Dobsonfly
    Dobsonfly
    64
    Thumbnail picture of the Dogbane Leaf Beetle
    Dogbane Leaf Beetle
    65
    Thumbnail picture of the Earth-Boring Scarab Beetle
    Earth-Boring Scarab Beetle
    66
    Thumbnail picture of the Eastern Amberwing
    Eastern Amberwing
    67
    Thumbnail picture of the Eastern Carpenter Bee
    Eastern Carpenter Bee
    68
    Thumbnail picture of the Eastern Pondhawk
    Eastern Pondhawk
    69
    Thumbnail picture of the Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
    Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
    70
    Thumbnail picture of the Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
    Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
    71
    Thumbnail picture of the Eastern-Eyed Click Beetle
    Eastern-Eyed Click Beetle
    72
    Thumbnail picture of the Eastern-tailed Blue Butterfly
    Eastern-tailed Blue Butterfly
    73
    Thumbnail picture of the Edwards Glassy Wing Moth
    Edwards Glassy Wing Moth
    74
    Thumbnail picture of the Elderberry Borer Beetle
    Elderberry Borer Beetle
    75
    Thumbnail picture of the Emerald Ash Borer
    Emerald Ash Borer
    76
    Thumbnail picture of the European Hornet
    European Hornet
    77
    Thumbnail picture of the Evergreen Bagworm Moth
    Evergreen Bagworm Moth
    78
    Thumbnail picture of the False Bombardier Beetle
    False Bombardier Beetle
    79
    Thumbnail picture of the Familiar Bluet
    Familiar Bluet
    80
    Thumbnail picture of the Fiery Skipper
    Fiery Skipper
    81
    Thumbnail picture of the Fishfly
    Fishfly
    82
    Thumbnail picture of the Five-Banded Tiphiid Wasp
    Five-Banded Tiphiid Wasp
    83
    Thumbnail picture of the Flesh Fly
    Flesh Fly
    84
    Thumbnail picture of the Flower Fly
    Flower Fly
    85
    Thumbnail picture of the Flower Longhorn Beetle
    Flower Longhorn Beetle
    86
    Thumbnail picture of the Flower Longhorn Beetle
    Flower Longhorn Beetle
    87
    Thumbnail picture of the Flower-Fly
    Flower-Fly
    88
    Thumbnail picture of the Forage Looper Moth
    Forage Looper Moth
    89
    Thumbnail picture of the Fork-Tailed Bush Katydid
    Fork-Tailed Bush Katydid
    90
    Thumbnail picture of the Four-Toothed Mason Wasp
    Four-Toothed Mason Wasp
    91
    Thumbnail picture of the German Cockroach
    German Cockroach
    92
    Thumbnail picture of the Giant Darner
    Giant Darner
    93
    Thumbnail picture of the Giant Leopard Moth
    Giant Leopard Moth
    94
    Thumbnail picture of the Giant Mayfly
    Giant Mayfly
    95
    Thumbnail picture of the Giant Mesquite Bug
    Giant Mesquite Bug
    96
    Thumbnail picture of the Giant Stonefly
    Giant Stonefly
    97
    Thumbnail picture of the Giant Swallowtail Butterfly
    Giant Swallowtail Butterfly
    98
    Thumbnail picture of the Globemallow Leaf Beetle
    Globemallow Leaf Beetle
    99
    Thumbnail picture of the Gold-Backed Snipe Fly
    Gold-Backed Snipe Fly
    100
    Thumbnail picture of the Golden Northern Bumble Bee
    Golden Northern Bumble Bee
    101
    Thumbnail picture of the Golden Tortoise Beetle
    Golden Tortoise Beetle
    102
    Thumbnail picture of the Gray Hairstreak Butterfly
    Gray Hairstreak Butterfly
    103
    Thumbnail picture of the Great Golden Digger Wasp
    Great Golden Digger Wasp
    104
    Thumbnail picture of the Great Spangled Fritillary
    Great Spangled Fritillary
    105
    Thumbnail picture of the Great Tiger Moth
    Great Tiger Moth
    106
    Thumbnail picture of the Greater Arid-Land Katydid
    Greater Arid-Land Katydid
    107
    Thumbnail picture of the Green Stink Bug
    Green Stink Bug
    108
    Thumbnail picture of the Green-Lacewing
    Green-Lacewing
    109
    Thumbnail picture of the Hag Moth
    Hag Moth
    110
    Thumbnail picture of the Halloween Pennant
    Halloween Pennant
    111
    Thumbnail picture of the Hardwood Stump Borer Beetle
    Hardwood Stump Borer Beetle
    112
    Thumbnail picture of the Harlequin Bug
    Harlequin Bug
    113
    Thumbnail picture of the Hazelnut Lace Bug
    Hazelnut Lace Bug
    114
    Thumbnail picture of the Himmelman's Plume Moth
    Himmelman's Plume Moth
    115
    Thumbnail picture of the Hoary Edge Skipper
    Hoary Edge Skipper
    116
    Thumbnail picture of the Holly Borer Moth
    Holly Borer Moth
    117
    Thumbnail picture of the Horntail Wasp
    Horntail Wasp
    118
    Thumbnail picture of the Horse Lubber Grasshopper
    Horse Lubber Grasshopper
    119
    Thumbnail picture of the Horse-Bean Longhorn Beetle
    Horse-Bean Longhorn Beetle
    120
    Thumbnail picture of the Hover Fly
    Hover Fly
    121
    Thumbnail picture of the Hummingbird Moth
    Hummingbird Moth
    122
    Thumbnail picture of the Imperial Moth
    Imperial Moth
    123
    Thumbnail picture of the Iron Clad Beetle
    Iron Clad Beetle
    124
    Thumbnail picture of the Ivory Marked Beetle
    Ivory Marked Beetle
    125
    Thumbnail picture of the Japanese Beetle
    Japanese Beetle
    126
    Thumbnail picture of the Julia Longwing Butterfly
    Julia Longwing Butterfly
    127
    Thumbnail picture of the Large Flathead Pine Heartwood Borer Beetle
    Large Flathead Pine Heartwood Borer Beetle
    128
    Thumbnail picture of the Large Tolype Moth
    Large Tolype Moth
    129
    Thumbnail picture of the Leaf-Footed Bug
    Leaf-Footed Bug
    130
    Thumbnail picture of the Least Skipper
    Least Skipper
    131
    Thumbnail picture of the Leucospid Wasp
    Leucospid Wasp
    132
    Thumbnail picture of the Locust Borer Beetle
    Locust Borer Beetle
    133
    Thumbnail picture of the Long-Legged Fly
    Long-Legged Fly
    134
    Thumbnail picture of the Long-legged Fly
    Long-legged Fly
    135
    Thumbnail picture of the Long-Tailed Skipper
    Long-Tailed Skipper
    136
    Thumbnail picture of the Luminescent Click Beetle
    Luminescent Click Beetle
    137
    Thumbnail picture of the Luna Moth
    Luna Moth
    138
    Thumbnail picture of the Lunate Zale Moth
    Lunate Zale Moth
    139
    Thumbnail picture of the Many-Spotted Tiger Moth
    Many-Spotted Tiger Moth
    140
    Thumbnail picture of the Masked Hunter
    Masked Hunter
    141
    Thumbnail picture of the May Beetle
    May Beetle
    142
    Thumbnail picture of the Mealy Bug Destroyer Larvae
    Mealy Bug Destroyer Larvae
    143
    Thumbnail picture of the Megetra cancellata
    Megetra cancellata
    144
    Thumbnail picture of the Milkweed Bug
    Milkweed Bug
    145
    Thumbnail picture of the Mimosa Yellow Sulphur
    Mimosa Yellow Sulphur
    146
    Thumbnail picture of the Monarch Butterfly
    Monarch Butterfly
    147
    Thumbnail picture of the Mottled Tortoise Beetle
    Mottled Tortoise Beetle
    148
    Thumbnail picture of the Mourning Cloak Butterfly
    Mourning Cloak Butterfly
    149
    Thumbnail picture of the Mydas Fly
    Mydas Fly
    150
    Thumbnail picture of the Nessus Sphinx Moth
    Nessus Sphinx Moth
    151
    Thumbnail picture of the Net-Winged Beetle
    Net-Winged Beetle
    152
    Thumbnail picture of the Northern Caddisfly
    Northern Caddisfly
    153
    Thumbnail picture of the Northern Mole Cricket
    Northern Mole Cricket
    154
    Thumbnail picture of the Northern Paper Wasp
    Northern Paper Wasp
    155
    Thumbnail picture of the Notch-Tipped Flower Longhorn Beetle
    Notch-Tipped Flower Longhorn Beetle
    156
    Thumbnail picture of the Oak Treehopper
    Oak Treehopper
    157
    Thumbnail picture of the Oil Beetle
    Oil Beetle
    158
    Thumbnail picture of the Ox Beetle
    Ox Beetle
    159
    Thumbnail picture of the Painted Lichen Moth
    Painted Lichen Moth
    160
    Thumbnail picture of the Pandorus Sphinx Moth
    Pandorus Sphinx Moth
    161
    Thumbnail picture of the Paper Wasp
    Paper Wasp
    162
    Thumbnail picture of the Pearl Crescent Butterfly
    Pearl Crescent Butterfly
    163
    Thumbnail picture of the Pennsylvania Firefly
    Pennsylvania Firefly
    164
    Thumbnail picture of the Pennsylvania Leatherwing Beetle
    Pennsylvania Leatherwing Beetle
    165
    Thumbnail picture of the Periodical Cicada
    Periodical Cicada
    166
    Thumbnail picture of the Picture-Winged Fly
    Picture-Winged Fly
    167
    Thumbnail picture of the Pigeon Tremex
    Pigeon Tremex
    168
    Thumbnail picture of the Pine Sawyer Beetle
    Pine Sawyer Beetle
    169
    Thumbnail picture of the Pipevine Swallowtail
    Pipevine Swallowtail
    170
    Thumbnail picture of the Planthopper
    Planthopper
    171
    Thumbnail picture of the Pleasing Fungus Beetle
    Pleasing Fungus Beetle
    172
    Thumbnail picture of the Plume Moth
    Plume Moth
    173
    Thumbnail picture of the Polka Dot Wasp Moth
    Polka Dot Wasp Moth
    174
    Thumbnail picture of the Polyphemus Moth
    Polyphemus Moth
    175
    Thumbnail picture of the Potter Wasp
    Potter Wasp
    176
    Thumbnail picture of the Predaceous Diving Beetle
    Predaceous Diving Beetle
    177
    Thumbnail picture of the Promethea Moth
    Promethea Moth
    178
    Thumbnail picture of the Rabbit Bot Fly
    Rabbit Bot Fly
    179
    Thumbnail picture of the Rainbow Scarab Beetle
    Rainbow Scarab Beetle
    180
    Thumbnail picture of the Red Headed Ash Borer
    Red Headed Ash Borer
    181
    Thumbnail picture of the Red Oak Borer
    Red Oak Borer
    182
    Thumbnail picture of the Reddish Potato Beetle
    Reddish Potato Beetle
    183
    Thumbnail picture of the Red-Legged Grasshopper
    Red-Legged Grasshopper
    184
    Thumbnail picture of the Red-Shouldered Ctenucha Moth
    Red-Shouldered Ctenucha Moth
    185
    Thumbnail picture of the Red-spotted Purple Admiral
    Red-spotted Purple Admiral
    186
    Thumbnail picture of the Regal Moth
    Regal Moth
    187
    Thumbnail picture of the Reticulated Netwinged Beetle
    Reticulated Netwinged Beetle
    188
    Thumbnail picture of the Robber Fly
    Robber Fly
    189
    Thumbnail picture of the Robber Fly (<em>Diogmites</em>)
    Robber Fly (Diogmites)
    190
    Thumbnail picture of the Robberfly
    Robberfly
    191
    Thumbnail picture of the Rose Chafer
    Rose Chafer
    192
    Thumbnail picture of the Rosy Maple Moth
    Rosy Maple Moth
    193
    Thumbnail picture of the Rustic Sphinx Moth
    Rustic Sphinx Moth
    194
    Thumbnail picture of the Rusty-Tipped Page
    Rusty-Tipped Page
    195
    Thumbnail picture of the Saddleback Caterpillar
    Saddleback Caterpillar
    196
    Thumbnail picture of the Scarlet-Bodied Wasp Moth
    Scarlet-Bodied Wasp Moth
    197
    Thumbnail picture of the Silver-Spotted Skipper
    Silver-Spotted Skipper
    198
    Thumbnail picture of the Silvery Checkerspot Butterfly
    Silvery Checkerspot Butterfly
    199
    Thumbnail picture of the Slug Caterpillar Moth
    Slug Caterpillar Moth
    200
    Thumbnail picture of the Small Carpenter Bee
    Small Carpenter Bee
    201
    Thumbnail picture of the Small House Fly
    Small House Fly
    202
    Thumbnail picture of the Small Minnow Mayfly
    Small Minnow Mayfly
    203
    Thumbnail picture of the Small-Eyed Sphinx Moth
    Small-Eyed Sphinx Moth
    204
    Thumbnail picture of the Snakefly
    Snakefly
    205
    Thumbnail picture of the Snow Mosquito
    Snow Mosquito
    206
    Thumbnail picture of the Snowberry Clearwing Moth
    Snowberry Clearwing Moth
    207
    Thumbnail picture of the Soldier Beetle
    Soldier Beetle
    208
    Thumbnail picture of the Soldier Fly
    Soldier Fly
    209
    Thumbnail picture of the Southern Emerald Moth
    Southern Emerald Moth
    210
    Thumbnail picture of the Southwestern Eyed Click Beetle
    Southwestern Eyed Click Beetle
    211
    Thumbnail picture of the Spangled Flower Beetle
    Spangled Flower Beetle
    212
    Thumbnail picture of the Spicebush Swallowtail Butterfly
    Spicebush Swallowtail Butterfly
    213
    Thumbnail picture of the Spider Wasp
    Spider Wasp
    214
    Thumbnail picture of the Spotted Cucumber Beetle
    Spotted Cucumber Beetle
    215
    Thumbnail picture of the Spotted Tree Borer Beetle
    Spotted Tree Borer Beetle
    216
    Thumbnail picture of the Spur-throated Grasshopper
    Spur-throated Grasshopper
    217
    Thumbnail picture of the Squash Bug
    Squash Bug
    218
    Thumbnail picture of the Stag Beetle
    Stag Beetle
    219
    Thumbnail picture of the Striped Blister Beetle
    Striped Blister Beetle
    220
    Thumbnail picture of the Swamp Cicada
    Swamp Cicada
    221
    Thumbnail picture of the Sycamore Tussock Moth
    Sycamore Tussock Moth
    222
    Thumbnail picture of the Tachinid Fly
    Tachinid Fly
    223
    Thumbnail picture of the Tachinid Fly
    Tachinid Fly
    224
    Thumbnail picture of the Tarantula Hawk
    Tarantula Hawk
    225
    Thumbnail picture of the Tawny Mole Cricket
    Tawny Mole Cricket
    226
    Thumbnail picture of the Tersa Sphinx Moth
    Tersa Sphinx Moth
    227
    Thumbnail picture of the Thistle Down Velvet Ant
    Thistle Down Velvet Ant
    228
    Thumbnail picture of the Three Lined Potato Beetle
    Three Lined Potato Beetle
    229
    Thumbnail picture of the Tiger Bee Fly
    Tiger Bee Fly
    230
    Thumbnail picture of the Tobacco Hornworm Moth
    Tobacco Hornworm Moth
    231
    Thumbnail picture of the Tri-Colored Bumble Bee
    Tri-Colored Bumble Bee
    232
    Thumbnail picture of the True Katydid
    True Katydid
    233
    Thumbnail picture of the Tulip-Tree Beauty Moth
    Tulip-Tree Beauty Moth
    234
    Thumbnail picture of the Two-Lined Spittlebug
    Two-Lined Spittlebug
    235
    Thumbnail picture of the Vine Sphinx Moth
    Vine Sphinx Moth
    236
    Thumbnail picture of the Walnut Sphinx Moth
    Walnut Sphinx Moth
    237
    Thumbnail picture of the Wasp Moth
    Wasp Moth
    238
    Thumbnail picture of the Wee Harlequin Bug
    Wee Harlequin Bug
    239
    Thumbnail picture of the Weevil Wasp
    Weevil Wasp
    240
    Thumbnail picture of the Western Conifer Seed Bug
    Western Conifer Seed Bug
    241
    Thumbnail picture of the Western Flying Adder
    Western Flying Adder
    242
    Thumbnail picture of the Western Hercules Beetle
    Western Hercules Beetle
    243
    Thumbnail picture of the Western Wood Cockroach
    Western Wood Cockroach
    244
    Thumbnail picture of the Wheel Bug
    Wheel Bug
    245
    Thumbnail picture of the White Oak Borer Beetle
    White Oak Borer Beetle
    246
    Thumbnail picture of the White-lined Sphinx Moth
    White-lined Sphinx Moth
    247
    Thumbnail picture of the White-Margined Burrower Bug
    White-Margined Burrower Bug
    248
    Thumbnail picture of the White-Marked Tussock Moth
    White-Marked Tussock Moth
    249
    Thumbnail picture of the White-Spotted Sawyer Beetle
    White-Spotted Sawyer Beetle
    250
    Thumbnail picture of the Widow Skimmer
    Widow Skimmer
    251
    Thumbnail picture of the Woodrat Bot Fly
    Woodrat Bot Fly
    252
    Thumbnail picture of the Yellow Jacket
    Yellow Jacket
    253
    Thumbnail picture of the Yellow-Faced Bumble Bee
    Yellow-Faced Bumble Bee
    254
    Thumbnail picture of the Yellow-Fly
    Yellow-Fly
    255
    Thumbnail picture of the Yucca Plant Bug
    Yucca Plant Bug
    256
    Thumbnail picture of the Zebra Butterfly
    Zebra Butterfly