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Bug Files

Welcome to BugFiles, a database designed to help gardeners identify the insects, spiders, and butterflies in their gardens. BugFiles continues to grow through the collaborative efforts of 2,985 gardeners from around the world. Any registered user may add new insects, images, comments, and ZIP codes. Learn more about BugFiles in our BugFiles FAQ

There are 7,305 bugs listed, with 16,778 images and 3,110 comments in our database.

negative millergal10 2 days ago

The Lone Star Tick is also the main vector of Bobcat Fever. Cytauxzoon felis, aka Bobcat Fever, is spread to bobcats (the natural host) more

positive RosinaBloom 2 weeks ago

My Photos are of Chorus Cicada (Amphipsalta zelandica) Not THIS FILE of Apache cicada (Diceroprotea apache)

neutral Dieman74 2 weeks ago

Found 5 so far in 3 locations near my raised planter beds. Iíve lived in Torrance, Ca. for most of my life and had never encountered more

positive RobAllen46 3 weeks ago

The term ground beetle is broad. There are over 60 species of ground beetles. In Kansas and Missouri they spread like roaches. When we more

positive Sharongavin last month

I saw a Wood Nymph Moth lounging on my chair last week in Waddy, Kentucky. Lovely.