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Do you have a mysterious critter in your garden? Post your question and any facts or observations about your bug, as well as a picture of the insect, butterfly or spider to be identified, if possible. Our members will draw from their extensive experience to help you identify it. Once you have a firm ID, please be sure to mark your thread as "closed" to keep it easy for everyone to find the un-identified bug threads!

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ImageSubjectTopic StarterRepliesLast Post
  SOLVED: Question on spider bites -- [Sticky] helenchild 39 Nov 14, 2014 6:58 AM
Thumbnail of House Insect House Insect bpcampbe 1 Dec 17, 2014 12:08 PM
Thumbnail of Is this a bedbug or something else? Is this a bedbug or something else? misterbug 3 Dec 15, 2014 10:55 AM
Thumbnail of Large Insect in Harare, Zimbabwe Large Insect in Harare, Zimbabwe RyanK 1 Dec 15, 2014 8:25 AM
Thumbnail of Found these bugs on my vegetables Found these bugs on my vegetables zimbaasha 1 Dec 15, 2014 8:17 AM
Thumbnail of What kind of spider is this? What kind of spider is this? teaelleceecee 1 Dec 15, 2014 8:15 AM
  Grasshopper in Southeast British Columbia Hulio 3 Dec 11, 2014 7:25 AM
Thumbnail of Spider identification from Sydney, Australia Spider identification from Sydney, Australia RyDan 1 Dec 11, 2014 5:16 AM
Thumbnail of SOLVED: unknown flying insect SOLVED: unknown flying insect Anders123 2 Dec 10, 2014 11:21 AM
Thumbnail of what kind of spider is this? what kind of spider is this? scaredperson 2 Dec 8, 2014 9:36 PM
Thumbnail of What kind of spider is this? What kind of spider is this? hopeitdontbite 1 Dec 8, 2014 3:32 AM
Thumbnail of Cockroach? Cockroach? Hamishw 1 Dec 5, 2014 5:28 AM
Thumbnail of Bugs in bedroom / Under bed Bugs in bedroom / Under bed ConcernedPerson 1 Dec 4, 2014 6:19 PM
Thumbnail of Does anyone know this type of bug and how to get rid of it? Does anyone know this type of bug and how to get rid of it? Saber123 1 Dec 4, 2014 3:28 AM
SOLVED: SWARMS of tiny purple bugs in the soil pmbooks 4 Dec 2, 2014 4:58 AM
Thumbnail of SOLVED: Please help identify this... SOLVED: Please help identify this... Max4217 3 Nov 27, 2014 4:33 PM
Thumbnail of Need help identifying this insect in my garden. Need help identifying this insect in my garden. hiramjose 2 Nov 27, 2014 3:14 PM
Thumbnail of SOLVED: Insect identification help SOLVED: Insect identification help swisslizard 4 Nov 26, 2014 7:18 AM
Thumbnail of What spider is this? What spider is this? Anton654 1 Nov 25, 2014 10:31 AM
Thumbnail of mom's house is infested with these mom's house is infested with these aharrington9326 6 Nov 25, 2014 8:32 AM
Thumbnail of Please help identify this spider... Please help identify this spider... Benst 5 Nov 23, 2014 7:25 PM
Thumbnail of SOLVED: some kind of grass root scale? SOLVED: some kind of grass root scale? jooonbug 2 Nov 23, 2014 11:15 AM
Thumbnail of I am so afraid, read -> I am so afraid, read -> Sanad 1 Nov 21, 2014 5:34 PM
Thumbnail of spider identification spider identification flokenya 2 Nov 21, 2014 5:01 PM
Thumbnail of SOLVED: Which insect is this? SOLVED: Which insect is this? embertota 2 Nov 20, 2014 7:26 PM
Thumbnail of Who knows this beetle? Who knows this beetle? MatchboxFox 2 Nov 20, 2014 7:52 AM
Thumbnail of who knows this thing??? who knows this thing??? Dragonflydemise 1 Nov 20, 2014 7:46 AM
Thumbnail of Spider in my kitchen in Israel Spider in my kitchen in Israel ynon_k 1 Nov 20, 2014 7:38 AM
Thumbnail of Spider found in tampa fl Spider found in tampa fl southernpridehr 1 Nov 20, 2014 3:50 AM
Thumbnail of SOLVED: large blue fly SOLVED: large blue fly Sanuye 7 Nov 19, 2014 2:01 PM
Thumbnail of maybe a Carolina Saddlebags? maybe a Carolina Saddlebags? ObserveNature 2 Nov 19, 2014 1:24 PM
Thumbnail of SOLVED: What spider made this incredible hanging cone shaped web? SOLVED: What spider made this incredible hanging cone shaped web? CritterLady01 6 Nov 19, 2014 8:36 AM
Thumbnail of SOLVED: Geometer? SOLVED: Geometer? Chillybean 5 Nov 19, 2014 8:30 AM
Thumbnail of what's this Caterpillar??? what's this Caterpillar??? laurafaresin 1 Nov 19, 2014 8:05 AM
Thumbnail of SOLVED: Caterpillar ID help please? SOLVED: Caterpillar ID help please? ObserveNature 2 Nov 18, 2014 10:46 AM
Thumbnail of SOLVED: Fuzzy Fellows SOLVED: Fuzzy Fellows Chillybean 2 Nov 18, 2014 9:41 AM
Thumbnail of SOLVED: Plume Moth SOLVED: Plume Moth Chillybean 2 Nov 18, 2014 9:36 AM
Thumbnail of SOLVED: Stink Bug? Leaf-footed Bug? Can you ID this beetle? SOLVED: Stink Bug? Leaf-footed Bug? Can you ID this beetle? SlickStretch 2 Nov 17, 2014 3:49 AM
Thumbnail of SOLVED: Is this real? SOLVED: Is this real? helenchild 2 Nov 15, 2014 6:00 AM
Thumbnail of SOLVED: I.D. this Beetle! SOLVED: I.D. this Beetle! chrewilson 2 Nov 14, 2014 7:16 AM
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