Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada


Insect antenna forms Gray Fishfly - Neohermes - female Hemerobius stigma Blister Beetle - Lytta aenea Bronzed Blister Beetle - Lytta polita
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
No Taxon (Glossary)
No Taxon (M)
No Taxon moniliform
Explanation of Names
From Latin monile, a necklace, plus suffix form.
moniliform adjective (applied to antennae) - having each joint oval or globose, resembling a necklace; bead-like in shape.