Insect orders & families

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

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