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.


Scale bug Scale bug Miner on Black Cherry? Miner on Black Cherry? Are these Sumo Mites? Whitefly Whitefly Brown caterpillar CU-Davis Linscott #9 Tiny Egg Sac with peachy color Caterpillar = orangish with Scale ID? Scale ID? Found under leaf litter... moth pupa? Elongate insect with relatively long antennae, slender black abdomen, and erratic behavior Unknown caterpillar Unknown caterpillar Unknown caterpillar Danger Nest! Danger Nest! Woolly worm cocoon?? Roly polies: Isopoda: What family/ Genus?? Larvae in compost. The first shovel I dug had a pile of about a thousand of these larvae. Caterpillar on my gypsy/jalapeño plant