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

ID Request


If you have an image of something from North America, north of Mexico that you would like identified, you may add the image to this page. You must be logged in for the add image link to appear. Your image will eventually be moved to the Guide or, if it does not warrant inclusion there, it will be moved to Frass.

If you recognize something here, please add a comment to the image with details about what you think it might be. Feel free to include links to the guide or to other sites on the web for verification.


Red Millipede Creature Arilus cristatus nymph? November day moth November day moth Prolepsis tristis male? Scarabaeidae?  Fly? Unknown Grasshopper hump-backed, thin-legged spider daddy longlegs Sweetgum leafminer, perhaps Phyllocnistis liquidambarisella? Black & Orage Bug Brachyceran What type of bug is this?  I think it is a millipede, but which one? unknown moth unknown moth Speckle-y skipper Speckle-y skipper Speckle-y skipper Ground Beetle underneath log Is this a Lactrodectus? Is this a Lactrodectus? Is this a Lactrodectus? Is this a Lactrodectus?