Insects and Arachnids

Atlas Moth
Atlas Moth
Attacus atlas
Callaway Gardens
Pine Mountain, GA, USA
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Australian Walking Stick
Australian Walking Stick
Giant Prickly Stick Insect
Extatasoma tiaratum
Cincinnati Zoo
Cincinnati, OH, USA
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Black Swallowtail
Black Swallowtail (female)
Papilio polyxenes
San Marcos, TX, USA
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Brazillian Giant Cockroach
Brazillian Giant Cockroach
Giant Cave Cockroach, Giant Jungle Cockroach, Trinidad Giant Cockroach
Blaberus giganteus
Callaway Gardens
Pine Mountain, GA, USA
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Broad-necked Darkling Beetle
Broad-necked Darkling Beetle
Coelocnemis californicus
Saint Louis Zoo
St. Louis, MO, USA
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Brown Recluse
Brown Recluse
Loxosceles reclusa
Cincinnati Zoo
Cincinnati, OH, USA
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Chilean Rose Tarantula
Chilean Rose Tarantula
Chilean Rose-haired Tarantula
Grammostola rosea
Birmingham Zoo
Birmingham, AL, USA
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Clipper Butterfly
Clipper Butterfly
Parthenos sylvia
Callaway Gardens
Pine Mountain, GA, USA
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Common Whitetail Dragonfly
Common Whitetail Dragonfly
Long-tailed Skimmer Dragonfly
Libellula lydia
Roswell, GA, USA
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Costa Rican Zebra Tarantula
Costa Rican Zebra Tarantula
Striped-knee Tarantula, Zebra Tarantula
Aphonopelma seemanni
Austin Zoo
Austin, TX, USA
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Dark Blue Tiger
Dark Blue Tiger
Tirumala septentrionis
Callaway Gardens
Pine Mountain, GA, USA
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Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth (caterpillar)
Malacosoma americanum
Clinton, MS, USA
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Emerald Beetle
Emerald Beetle
Smaragdesthes orzinzi
Cincinnati Zoo
Cincinnati, OH, USA
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Emerald Cockroach Wasp
Emerald Cockroach Wasp
Ampulex compressa
ZSL London Zoo
London, England
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Emerald Swallowtail
Emerald Swallowtail
Papilio palinurus
Callaway Gardens
Pine Mountain, GA, USA
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Emperor Scorpion
Emperor Scorpion
Imperial Scorpion
Pandinus imperator
Museum of Life & Science
Durham, NC, USA
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Giant Bird-eating Tarantula
Giant Bird-eating Tarantula
Goliath Bird-eating Tarantula, South American Goliath Tarantula
Theraphosa blondi
Museum of Life & Science
Durham, NC, USA
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Giant Swallowtail
Giant Swallowtail
Papilio cresphontes
West Palm Beach, FL, USA
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Giant Tropical Bullet Ant
Giant Tropical Bullet Ant
Bullet Ant
Paraponera clavata
Cincinnati Zoo
Cincinnati, OH, USA
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Giant Vinegaroon
Giant Vinegaroon
Giant Whip Scorpion
Mastigoproctus giganteus
Chattanooga Zoo
Chattanooga, TN, USA
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Giant Water Bug
Giant Water Bug
Abedus herberti
Cincinnati Zoo
Cincinnati, OH, USA
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Honeybee
Honeybee
Apis mellifera
Seneca Park Zoo
Rochester, NY, USA
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Madagascar Golden Silk Orb-weaver
Madagascar Golden Silk Orb-weaver
Giant Orb Weaver Spider
Nephila sp.
Cincinnati Zoo
Cincinnati, OH, USA
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Mayfly
Mayfly
Chattanooga, TN, USA
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Orchid Mantid
Orchid Mantid
Hymenopus coronatus
Museum of Life & Science
Durham, NC, USA
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Paper Kite
Paper Kite
Rice Paper Butterfly
Idea luconoe
Tennessee Aquarium
Chattanooga, TN, USA
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Swift Setwing Dragonfly
Swift Setwing Dragonfly
Dythemis velox
Roswell, GA, USA
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Thorny Devil
Thorny Devil
Giant Spiny Stick, Spiny Devil Walking Stick
Eurycantha calcarata
Toronto Zoo
Toronto, ON, Canada
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Tin Foil Beetle
Tin Foil Beetle
Protaetia lewisi
Cincinnati Zoo
Cincinnati, OH, USA
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Unidentified Damselfly
Unidentified Damselfly
San Marcos, TX, USA
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Unidentified Dragonfly
Unidentified Dragonfly
Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Mission, TX, USA
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Unidentified Katydid
Unidentified Katydid
Napo, Ecuador
© 2006 Sarah P. Otto use this photo
White-eyed Assassin Bug
White-eyed Assassin Bug
Two-spotted Assassin Bug, White-spotted Assassin Bug
Platymeris biguttata
Cincinnati Zoo
Cincinnati, OH, USA
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Yellow-bellied Chafer
Yellow-bellied Chafer
Yellow-bellied Beetle
Pachnoda sinuata flaviventris
Cincinnati Zoo
Cincinnati, OH, USA
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