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.


Yellow Chrysalis? Or pupa. Mystery Eggs/Frass on Bed Pillow What are these Hellgrammite like creature that squeaks or chirps see video Tiny mite Water-penny Beetle? translucent egg case fall flyer Wasp nest??? Black Widow? Grape leaf Insect larvae? cocoons? Scales Milkweed tussock moth instars Milkweed tussock moth instars Barn spider on tall bellflower Unknown small insects found aphid like aphid like brown and yellow pollinator on goldenrod Larva inside a mushroom Unknown insect? Unknown insect? Hemiscolopendra marginata