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.

positive Melly931 Yesterday

I grew up in Greenville, South Carolina and I saw them all the time... Every where... I moved to southern tn about 25 years ago and have ...read more

neutral Truth12345 Yesterday

Just wanted to say that these little bugs came on fast but thankfully after harvest here in SoCal. I plan on cutting them down and hopefu...read more

negative LJL2006 3 days ago

I have a large earwig infestation in my backyard.they enjoy all plants,although they do have their favorites;my sweet potato vine bears t...read more

positive AFinSD 5 days ago

This is a butterfly that is seen quite frequently here in San Diego. I like this one because I associate it with the coming of Springtime.

negative melissa_in_phx 2 weeks ago

**Add Phoenix, AZ to the above list** I was on my patio a few weeks ago filling the feeders for the Lovebirds when I noticed the tree ...read more