Spotted this weird beatle on the train?
Found in NYC. Can anyone identify it?
3 cheers for Lamp Spider for taking out the fly that's been bothering me all day. Go Lamp Spider!
[Austin, TX] No ID needed, just wanted to pitch y'all on my new buddy cop movie idea
A friend of mine is on vacation in Sri Lanka and sent me this
I think some of us can relate. Hope that it is allowed to upload here:D
no ID needed, just a fun fact!
I've never seen a yellow carpenter bee before!
Lunas have the cutest little faces.
I know this will get taken down but I hope a few of you will appreciate it.
No idea what location, but if anyone knows what this cute fella is?
Some kind of giant hummingbird moth
Little guy almost made me late to work. Georigia, US
What is this strange spider?
A guide to flying yellow bugs.
No need to identify this superb green cicada. She just wants to wave hello and be internet famous.
What kind of leaf is this?
This bumblebee I found lying on the road. Thought it was dead and took it home but it turned out to be alive (More in comments) [India]
[SE Michigan, USA] This stunning guy.
This bright little dude landed on my dive kit and bummed a lift about 3 miles back to shore in Lagos, Nigeria.
Just thought you would appreciate Green Dragontail butterflies
[No ID needed] I found this bee in my shower that was curled up and almost dead. My girlfriend and I gave it some sugar water, and the bee drank it up, regained it's strength, and flew away!
Found on r/Damnthatsinteresting
This is a really beautiful bug
No ID needed, just sharing a neat snakefly. A living fossil.
Butterfly in Bangalore, India
[Costa Rica] can anyone ID this wonderful caterpillar?
Just Found this in my garden.. I guess a ladybug had sex with a spider
The picture doesn't do it justice, the colours on this spider
No ID needed. I found this bee fly, Bombylius major, on the ground. I put my finger in front of it, it climbed on voluntarily, and hung out for a minute before flying off.
Found under a pile of wood in Northern Connecticut.
What bug is this? Gardener wanted to kill it but I said no.
Having trouble with this butterfly.
Saw this beast in Italy and admired it for 10 minutes.
Interesting insect photographed in Khao Lak, Thailand in 2014. Note - insect is around 3cm long and 1cm wide.
Praying Mantis Hatched!
Found in South India. About 1cm across. All metallic colors.
No ID needed, my son just wanted to share his friend he found the other day! Adult male dobsonfly.
No need for ID - orchid bee found in Costa Rica (was released shortly after)
Microscopic view of a tapeworms head.
Central Texas, looks like it uses these leaves as a mobile home. Shrunk back inside them when I got too close
These handsome fellas are Luna Moths from Norway, Maine
[St. Louis Area] Female Promethea Moth emerged today.
Just dropping by to show off this glorious Stag Beetle. They used to be everywhere when I was a kid, but I hadn't seen one in years until this beauty flew through my window
Luna moth! Found in Maine, US
No ID needed, just wanted to show this rare moth I found
Before I started reading this sub a couple of years ago, I almost certainly would've killed her (him?), but tonight I made my friend help me scoot her into a cup and put her outside. I hope you're proud of us 50yo reformed spider-killing ladies! (Central Texas)
Cool beard, bro
I spotted this beauty on a trip to Portugal. Can anyone tell me who she is ?
A very interesting specimen. No id needed, i just thought you guys would like it.
Tiny Spider looks like a Watermelon, found in my garden in the UK
Praying Mantis caught rehearsing for her audition on Broadway
A beetle(?) it have a pair of legs like grasshoppers
Name this comfy bug
Check out this cool stick-bug I had the chance to meet !
Trapped in time, a wasp from 90 million years ago.
Update: The privet hawk moth opened its wings
It doesn’t look it but this moth is huge, about the size of my fist. Wacky antennae too
Saw this bright boy outside today in Sedgwick Maine.
I found this cool bug near Victoria Falls in Zambia. Can anyone help identify this?
My mother unrolled a rubber tarp to find this imprinted on the inside. It’s roughly the size of a soda can (excluding the antennae). We are located in south central Pennsylvania. Any ideas on what left this behind?
Bug that has been dead inside my laptop screen for over a year. About 2mm long. Macedonia. Taken with my phone and a CD reader lens.
This beautiful apparition?
Found this little spider with a web in our Venus flytrap this morning around Raleigh, NC. Not sure why the trap didn't close. Any ideas?
This guy found its way onto my pants in the train in Japan. It has a cat face. What is it?
My friend found this while cleaning out her sons outdoor toy chest (Location: Lake Erie, Canada)
I'll delete if not allowed. Brown recluse bite Missouri.
Is this a bedbug?
A large bodied earthworm (Martiodrilus Crassus) spotted in Ecuador - no ID needed
Bare with me, my phone died and I couldn’t take a picture (so I drew it) but I saw this little chubby spider in my room. I was the size of a dime or penny and has bright blue fangs(?). Is this guy friend or foe?
Golden orb weaver molted. Same one I posted a few days ago. Thought you all might enjoy her progress!
There's a little camouflaged critter in there.
Feather-Horned Beetle from South Australia
Found this terrifying looking insect while walking in the woods yesterday, what is it? (NW Arkansas)
What is this 8-legged, perfectly clear and flat nickel-sized sea creature?? Jax Beach, FL
My SO is a microbiologist. The dots are .5mm intervals for reference. Central Florida area.
What’s this bug? SE Queensland Australia
Saw this in Costa Rica, very large almost a foot long. What is this ancient creature
Keeping the ball rolling, here's one on Myriapods!
What is this spider? found in my backyard here in tropical QLD Australia
This horny fella found in the Poconos
Mom with her babies
Just a little game I made - who needs a fortune cookie when you have bugs on your wall?
Cool looking spider
No ID needed, just something cool.
This small dinosaur has been hanging outside my door for a few days.
Found in Poland, what is it?
New Orleans. Very active and flying. Landed on my pants go a moment:)
Beautiful moth found in southeastern Kentucky
Just a friendly reminder that jumping spiders are supreme beings. Canopy Jumping Spider (Phidippus Otiosis)
Ok, it's a snail, I know that. But it's massive. Surrey, UK. Loads of them around.
Does anyone know what bug this is, I thought I dropped a grape.
We call these Devil's horses (GA, USA) this one's about 3 inches including antenna but they can get bigger than this
Who is this beauty? Found in a forest in Hungary.
This spider was crawling up my neck. Do I need to napalm the house?
Give me a damn name!
Crosspost you might find interesting : Mantisfly perfectly mimics a wasp as a defense mechanism
[SE Michigan] Green iridescent beetle with horn about the size of my thumbnail. Let me photo then flew away.
No ID required. Just look at my pretty girl guarding the back porch.
Looked like some sort of grasshopper, katydid or locust to me but I wasn’t sure what kind. Found in central Texas
My cat killed a grasshopper and this crawled out... SE Michigan
Bird-sized moth I found in Central Texas
I doubt this’ll help, but I put together some common bug inquires and their identification (fixed).
Interesting web and spider from Central America
A cute little weevil I just found in our garden ( : [Nanophyes marmoratus]
Big beautiful moth found in central north Carolina
Found this beautiful moth in my basement in Northeast Ohio. What is it?
Found in Destin Florida, was looking for sand fleas under the sand right where the waves broke and caught this thing, anyone know what it is?
No ID needed, just wanted to show the rare instance of Mr. Luna moths' fuzzy tummy.
Grasshoppers and Crickets
Look how beautiful it is! Found 2 of them in the grass at my local park
Southeastern North Carolina. This guy clung to me for a while and later someone told me they bite? Please help!
Does anyone know what this is? It’s the size of a bumblebee and ive never seen this
Large furry black bug found in my kitchen. I live in central Indiana, US. Any help?
This sneaky little spider is disguised as an ant. He's got a fake head & eyes and hangs out among the weaver ants. That thing protruding out the front with the fake eyes on it opens up like scissors.
A 90 Million Year Old Wasp Trapped
This is Ricardo, I’ve been trying to figure what he’ll turn into but I’m not having any luck. (North East Usa)
Found this beauty on my porch this morning. What is it? St. Louis, MO, USA
Spider mommy? On my daily walk near Mexico city
No ID needed, just saw my first imperial moth in the wild and wanted to share
My friend in Colombia sent me a photo of this alien looking insect.
[Oregon] Please excuse my artistic masterpiece. The butterfly flew up very high and was never close enough for a picture. This is more or less what I remember it looking like.
Found this little guy on my car. Im sure its some kind of moth. In North Carolina. Its bout the size of a penny.
What's this moth? In Western Missouri.
This blue guy with red wings
The true meaning of stelf mission
Crazy crab-like spider found in Virginia, U.S.
[Sao Paulo, Brazil] Found this 88 butterfly, what is it?
Caught this little guy staring at me [Philippines]
This is in my house and I need to know what it is
Found in Veracruz, México. Don't know what it is.
Some sort of moth? Seen in Austin TX. About 1.5 in long.
No identification needed, just wanted to show you one of my monarch caterpillars I’m raising— they’re growing SO fast!
I was about to swat this guy until I saw how pretty it was
Are these all moths? This is a collection on my porch in the mornings (FL). Additional ones in comments.
This is right before I committed arson on my own home
What kind of spider is this?
Pastor found this in Zambia, Africa. Claims no expert could tell him what it is
Found this fuzzy chunk in the Great Lakes region, about the size of a fingertip.
[Australia, QLD] this fellow hops and has rainbow fiberoptics coming out his bum]
Found in the jungle of Northern Thailand. It was quite large, maybe 12cm long.
Found on Guayaquil, Ecuador
House centipedes are nothing to be afraid of. Think them as using silverware while wearing roller-skates on fancy legs.
Little swallowtail friend I made today