Insect Images

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Arthropod Pest Images - Menu by Scientific Group


ACARI Ticks
ARANEAE Spiders I, Spiders II, Spiders III
CHILOPODA Centipedes
DERMAPTERA Earwigs
DIPTERA Blow Flies
Bot Flies
Muscid Flies
HOMOPTERA Periodical Cicada
HYMENOPTERA Paper Wasps
Yellowjackets
Cicada Killer Wasps
Carpenter Ants
Pharaoh Ants
Yellow Ants
ISOPTERA Subterranean Termites
LEPIDOPTERA Cecropia Moth
Silkworm
ORTHOPTERA Cockroaches
Crickets
SCORPIONES Scorpions

Breaking Entomological News...

  • Insect Science major Earl Agpawa (conducting undergraduate research with Joe Louis and Eileen Hebets) was named the 2020 winner of the ESA’s Plant-Insect Ecosystems Undergraduate Student Achievement Award.This is a national award that recognizes outstanding accomplishments in entomology by an undergraduate student working with insect-plant interactions. Congratulations, Earl!
  • PhD student Sajjan Grover (mentored by Joe Louis) was named the 2020 winner of the ESA’s Plant-Insect Ecosystems Kenneth and Barbara Starks Plant Resistance to Insects Graduate Student Award. This is a national award recognizing a graduate student for outstanding work in the area of host plant resistance. Congratulations, Sajjan!
  • Dr. Joe Louis receives a grant to study resistance in sorghum to fall armyworm
  • We are well-represented in ESA North Central Branch awards this year. Déia Montezano is the 2020 John Henry Comstock Outstanding PhD Student Award winner, Gary Brewer is the 2020 recipient of the Award of Merit, and Bob Wright is the 2020 recipient of the C.V. Riley Award. Congratulations, Déia, Gary, and Bob!
  • Congratulations to Dr. Troy Anderson on being elected Vice President Elect for the Physiology, Biochemistry, and Toxicology Section of the Entomological Society of America!
  • Dr. Kyle Koch named new insect diagnostician
  • Check out the Emerald Ash Borer Resource Center, and our Emerald Ash Borer Look-Alike Insects Sheet - Be Sure Before You Treat!