This site serves students of ENT 425 at NC State University, and anyone interested in learning more about entomology
This Bug Sucks!
Literally. It uses a built-in pump to suck juices from plants
“Walk on Water”
This water strider walks and ‘runs’ on water
Heads or Tails?
Hairs on this tussock moth caterpillar make it difficult to distinguish, and they are also extremely irritating to skin.
Or maybe a swallowtail butterfly larva in disguise?
Anisoptera | Dragonfly
Fossils of very large dragonfly ancestors in the Protodonata are found from 325 million years ago in Upper Carboniferous rocks; these had wingspans of up to 750 mm.
Bees Eat Beetles?
When they're predatory flies they do
Who’s who in the world of insects? Start here for help identifying the common orders and families