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Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes


Order Hymenoptera - Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies

Sawfly Larva Large Reddish Sawfly - Tenthredo Tenthredinidae (Common Sawflies) - Periclista Trichiosoma triangulum? - Trichiosoma triangulum Acordulecera Willow larvae - Nematus ventralis Black Spotted Orange Banded Caterpillar Unknown Sawfly - Sphacophilus cellularis

Braconid Wasp - Atanycolus - female Icneumonid on Encelia flowers - female Ichneumon - Scambus hispae - female Wasp found while blacklighting orange wasp? (with tri-colored antennae) - Spilichneumon Cynipidae? White Oak stem Galls  unknown hymenoptera

Bumblebee, Apidae - Bombus impatiens - female Megachile ID Request - Megachile pugnata Agapostemon - male Beewolf - Philanthus multimaculatus Ammophila kennedyi? - Ammophila Chrysidid Wasp? - Parnopes edwardsii - female Ant - Lasius - female Spider Wasp Paper Wasp - Polistes - female

soft dark-brown+grayish pupa soft dark-brown+grayish pupa unknown cocoon Beetle larva (?) on Jerusalem Artichoke leaf Beetle larva (?) on Jerusalem Artichoke leaf Beetle larva (?) on Jerusalem Artichoke leaf perhaps Dryinidae larva perhaps Dryinidae larvaX