Types of Bugs

  • Coleoptera (beetles)
  • Dictyoptera (praying mantis)
  • Blattodea (cockroaches)
  • Lepidoptera (butterflies and moths)
  • Odonata (dragonflies and damselflies)
  • Neuroptera (lacewings, owlflies, ant-lions)
  • Dermaptera (earwigs)
  • Hemiptera (true bugs)
  • Homooptera (cicadas, leafhoppers, aphids)
  • Hymenoptera (bees, wasps, ants)
  • Orthoptera (grasshoppers, crickets and katydids)
  • Phasmatodea (stick insects)
  • Diptera (flies, mosquitoes)
  • Isoptera (termites)

Not Insects

  • Spider
  • Millipedes