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There are over 1 million identified species of insects and spiders in the world with many more still awaiting discovery.

Insects provide a vastly overlooked - and often times misunderstood - window into our fragile ecosystem that involves the perfect balance of millions of individual components. In many ways, insects allow for our comfortable existence by providing a plethora of benefits including consumable goods, insect population control, and answers to science's lingering questions - understanding insects is a small step to understanding the very world we live in.


Insects by State
Spiders!
Beetles
Butterflies & Moths
Ants, Bees & Wasps
True Bugs
Grasshoppers & Crickets
Dragonflies & Damselflies
Flies & Mosquitoes
Alderflies, Dobsonflies & Similar
Antlions & Lacewings
Bristletails
Centipedes & Similar
Cicadas & Planthoppers
Cockroaches
Garden Pests
Tree Pests
Biting Insects
Flying Insects
Harmful Insects
Helpful Insects


BUGFINDER!
Identify your creepy-crawly critter by inputting a few details.