Insect orders & families

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Can you name the Insect families?

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Seed bugs
Butterflies and moths (order)
Froghoppers, spittlebugs
Cuckoo wasps
Hoppers, cicadas, aphids, whiteflies, scales (order)
Beetles (order)
Dragonflies & Damselflies (order)
Velvet ants
Flesh flies
Noctuids
Scentless plant bugs
Ground beetles
Net-winged beetles
Deer flies
Ants
Advanced beetles (suborder)
Leaf-footed bugs
Tachnid flies
Skippers
Carpet beetles
Springtails (order)
Robber flies
Water scavenger beetles
Bagworms
Leaf beetles
Water boatmen
Paper and potter wasps, hornets
Two-pronged bristletails (order)
Earwigs (order)
Proturans (order)
Crickets
Plant bugs
Giant silkworm moths
Sweat bees
Whirligig beetles
Tiger beetles
Katydids & crickets (suborder)
Biting lice (suborder)
Aphids
Flower wasps
Spider wasps
Mole crickets
Darkling beetles
True flies (order)
Owflies
Antlions
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Swallowtails
Braconid wasps
Bees, ants, wasps (order)
Sawflies
Camel crickets
Termites (order)
Damselflies (suborder)
Broad-winged damselflies
Treehoppers
Green-eyed dragonflies
Parasitic wasps/parasitoids (suborder)
Jewel beetles
Pygmy grasshoppers
Weevils
Predaceous diving beetles
Fireflies
Whites, sulphurs, and yellows
Lacewings
Short-horned grasshoppers
Caddisflies (order)
Stoneflies (order)
Wax and tortoise scales
Click beetles
Sphinx or hawk moths
Assassin bugs
Midges
Fleas (order)
Jumping bristletails (order)
Checkered beetles
Dragonflies (suborder)
Other bees, ants, wasps (suborder)
Cockroaches (order)
Cicadas
Carpenter bees
Lady beetles
Grasshoppers (suborder)
Sucking and biting lice (order)
Thread-waisted wasps
Bess beetles
Chalcid wasps
Backswimmers
Primitive beetles (suborder)
Long-horned beetles
Geometers or inchworms
Darners
Clubtails
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House flies
Mantids (order)
Narrow-winged damselflies
Bees, ants, wasps, parasitoids (suborder)
Water striders
Mantidflies
Hairstreaks, blues, and coppers
Ichneumon waspsKind of an orange-red color, loooong ovipositors
Mosquitoes
Skimmers
Silverfish & Firebrats (order)
Mayflies (order)
Crickets, grasshoppers, katydids (order)
Tiger, footman, and lichen moths
Bark and booklice (order)
Honeybees
Water scorpions
Horntails
True bugs (order)
Blow/bottle flies
Crane flies
Stag beetles
Spread-winged damselflies
Dobsonflies and fishflies (order)
Long-horned grasshoppers
Brush-footed butterflies
Bumblebees
Flower/hover flies
Scarab beetles, dung beetles, chafers
Stink bugs
Soldier beetles
Twisted-winged parasites (order)
Scorpionflies (order)
Ermine moths
Thrips (order)
Sucking lice (suborder)
Walking sticks (order)
Milkweed butterflies
Leafhoppers
Rove beetles
Sexton & carrion beetles
Giant water bugs/diving bugs
Owflies, antlions, lacewings, mantidflies (order)
Sawflies and horntails (suborder)
Fruit flies

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