American Insects

Selected Locales featured on this site: Canada and the U.S.


Nevada landscape photo, Red Rock Canyon

Above: Red Rock Canyon, Nevada

 

Province or territory

Locale

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Alberta

Banff

Ant Formica obscuripes

British Columbia

Stanley Park, Vancouver

Damselfly Ischnura cervula

Manitoba

Assiniboine Park, Winnipeg

Treehopper Cyrtolobus vau

Northwest Territories

Along the Dempster Highway

Bug Aradus lugubris

Northwest Territories

Vadzaih Van Tsik Territorial Park

Ant Camponotus herculeanus

Nunavut

Rankin Inlet

Flies Cephenemyia trompe

Nunavut

Iqalugaarjuup Nunanga Territorial Park

Moth Apotomis cf. capreana

Saskatchewan

Grasslands National Park

Beetle Gerstaeckeria porosa

Saskatchewan

Saskatoon Natural Prairie

Ant Formica dakotensis

Yukon

Along the Klondike Highway

Fly Eristalis anthophorina

Yukon

Along the Dempster Highway

Fly Scatella cf. stagnalis

Along the Dempster Highway, Northwest Territories, Canada

Above: Dempster Highway, leaving Yukon and entering Northwest Territories

State

Locale

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Alabama

Dauphin Island

Beetle Hemisphaerota cyanea

Alabama

Natchez Trace

Butterfly Asterocampa celtis

Alaska

Dillingham

Dragonfly Aeshna sitchensis

Arizona

Ramsey Canyon

Fly Myolepta sp.

Arizona

Saguaro National Park

Fly Odontoloxozus longicornis

California

Death Valley National Park

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Colorado

Alamosa National Wildlife Refuge

Dragonfly Sympetrum corruptum

Florida

Goldhead Branch State Park

Scorpionfly Panorpa floridana

Florida

Big Cypress Preserve

Treehopper Umbonia crassicornis

Illinois

Kankakee River State Park

Dragonfly Gomphurus vastus

Indiana

Franklin County

Scorpionfly Panorpa speciosa

Indiana

Noble County

Beetle Agrilus planipennis

Iowa

Marietta Sand Prairie

Bee Agapostemon splendens

Indiana

Puccoon Prairie

Ant Formica incerta

Kentucky

Carter Caves State Park

Antlion Myrmeleon sp.

Kentucky

Greenbo Lake State Park

Damselfly Enallagma exsulans

Maryland

Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge

Bug Edessa florida

Maryland

Dorchester County

Moth Ceratomia undulosa

Michigan

Grand Beach Marsh

Moth Cryptorhynchus fuscatus

Minnesota

Finland, Lake County

Fly Coquillettidia perturbans

Mississippi

Missississippi Sandhill Cranes NWR

Grasshopper Schistocerca americana

Mississippi

House, Neshoba County

Beetle Alaus myops

Nevada

Mount Charleston

Fly Nannocyrtopogon sp.

Nevada

Red Rock Canyon

Beetle Trichodes ornatus

New Mexico

Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge

Grasshopper Conozoa texana

New Mexico

Mescalero Sands

Beetle Eleodes acutus

North Carolina

Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge

Fly Triorla interrupta

North Carolina

Sanderling

Fly Condylostylus mundus

Ohio

Hopewell Culture National Historical Park

Beetle Ptosima gibbicollis

Oregon

Beaver Creek Marsh

Fly Compsobata univittata

Oregon

Seal Rock

Fly Fucellia sp.

Rhode Island

Rodman's Hollow, Block Island

Beetle Cicindela limbalis

Tennessee

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Wasp Vespula flavopilosa

Tennessee

University of Tennessee Field Station

Mantidfly Leptomantsispa pulchella

Texas

Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge

Dragonfly Orthemis ferruginea

Texas

Monahans Sandhills State Park

Beetle Omorgus nodosus

Virginia

Mason Neck National Wildlife Refuge

Fly Bibio femoratus

Virginia

Charles City County

Fly Syneches simplex

West Virginia

Big Ugly Wildlife Management Area

Moth Atteva aurea

West Virginia

Cranesville Swamp

Damselfly Nehalennia irene

Wisconsin

Brule River State Forest

Beetle Calligrapha alni

Wisconsin

Lake Superior Shore, Douglas County

Grasshopper Spharagemon collare

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Above: Ruraldale, Upshur County, West Virginia

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