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Insects and Other Arthropods

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Osmia ribifloris bee Mustached mud bee Aleiodes indiscretus wasp Catolaccus grandis wasp Diapetimorpha introita wasp Mexican fruit flies laying eggs in grapefruit
Phorid fly Formosan subterranean termites / workers & soldiers Formosan termite alates Formosan subterranean termites / workers & soldiers Convergent lady beetles Propylea quatuordecimpunctata lady beetles
Cotton Boll Weevil Cotton bollworm Red fire ants Screwworm Adult deer tick Sawfly larvae
Alfalfa plant bug The big-eyed bug Varroa mite, about 30x Aphthona flava flea beetle feeding on leafy spurge Long-jawed Orb Weaver Hyalella azteca crustacean

Male medfly Male medfly Female medfly Medfly feeding on a bait-dye mixture
Medfly Mexican fruit fly Thrypticus fly Varroa mite feeds on developing worker bee
Varroa mites at bottom of honey bee brood cell Sugarcane Borer Corn earworm moth. Diamondback moth larvae.
Corn earworm Gypsy moth caterpillar Asian multicolored lady beetle, Harmonia axyridis. P-14 lady beetle / Pea aphid
Biosteres Arisanus wasp Peristenus digoneutis Blue orchard bee Sweat bee
Cucumber beetle Thanasimus formicarius beetle Mexican bean beetle Colorado potato beetle
Diorhabda elongata leaf beetle Tarnished plant bug. Tarnished plant bug Tarnished plant bug
Melaleuca leaf weevil Maize weevil Citrus root weevil Oxyops vitiosa leaf weevil on melaleuca
Squash bug Green lacewing larva dines on whitefly nymphs Melaleuca sawfly Hessian fly
Sixteenth-inch long female biting midge. Leaf-cutter ant Formosan Subterranean Termites Aedes (Ochlerotatus) sp. mosquito
Silverleaf whitefly, Bemisia argentifolii
Last Modified: 12/2/2009