Insect orders & families

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Can you name the Insect families?

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

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