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.

neutral wik last month

they decimated my first year of passionflower vines, which I patiently propagated from seed--including the fruits I was able to develop b...read more

neutral youdovoodoo last month

brown sting bugs invaded our house this year like never before. drop them in soapy water, vacuum then throw the bags. At long last the an...read more

neutral vossner last month

Term plumosus refers to the fuzzy antenna in males. My pic must be of a female. An annoying bug for sure as they swarm in the thousands...read more

neutral harleypilot14 last month

Thanks for all the comments as I have learned about the Pill Bug. Temecula CA is where I live and they are plentiful in my yard. I am a...read more

neutral BobLucky last month

Biggest problem I\'ve had is that they seem fond of bean sprouts (seedlings). I\'ve resorted to planting beans inside toilet paper tube c...read more