Insect orders & families

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Can you name the Insect families?

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

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