This site has soome good links to several different insect groups, The Butterflies of North Dakota is updated by Dr. Ron Royer who has a book out of the same name...you can contact me at email@example.com if you would like more info about the butterfly book.
University of California Riverside -- Entomology Museum
Good FAQs on Southern California insects and spiders, including info on brown recluse and africanized honeybee occurence in California, and general info on other Southern California bugs people often ask about.
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