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Hydrobasileus

Hydrobasileus is a small genus of dragonflies in the family Libellulidae, found in Southeast Asia, Indonesia, New Guinea, the Solomon Islands and Australia.

Manduca dalica

Manduca dalica is a moth of the family Sphingidae. It is known from Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Venezuela and Costa Rica. The wingspan is 120–135 mm. The upperside is generally dark, with mottled white forewing bases, connected by a similar pattern ac ...

Micropentila brunnea

Micropentila brunnea, the brown dots, is a butterfly in the family Lycaenidae. It is found in Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, the Republic of the Congo and the Democratic Republic of the Con ...

Pentila maculata

Pentila maculata, the multi-spot pentila, is a butterfly in the family Lycaenidae. It is found in Nigeria, Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The habitat consists of forests.

Rhyothemis princeps

Rhyothemis princeps, known as the sapphire flutterer, is a species of dragonfly of the family Libellulidae. The flight of the genus Rhyothemis is usually fluttering, leading to the common description of "flutterer" for most species in the genus. ...

Scada

Scada is a genus of clearwing butterflies, named by William Forsell Kirby in 1871. They are in the brush-footed butterfly family, Nymphalidae.

Umma (damselfly)

Umma is a genus of damselflies belonging to the family Calopterygidae. Species include: Umma mesostigma Selys, 1879 – Hairy-bellied Sparklewing Umma longistigma Selys, 1869 – Bare-bellied Sparklewing Umma saphirina Forster, 1916 – Sapphire Sparkl ...

Ypthima huebneri

Var. jocularia, Swinhoe, is the pale form from Western India "said by Messrs. Elwes and Edwards to be nearest to kashmira, Moore." quoted in Bingham Race kashmira, Moore, differs from the typical form in the darker and more uniform colour of the ...

Ammophila (wasp)

Ammophila is the type genus of the subfamily Ammophilinae of the hunting wasp family Sphecidae. Ammophila is a large and cosmopolitan genus, with over 200 species, mostly occurring in the warmer regions of all continents apart from Antarctica.

Bombus barbutellus

The species is a medium-length bumblebee with a body length of 18 mm 0.71 in for the female and 15 mm 0.59 in for the male. The collar and the top of the head are yellow, the scutellum has yellow hairs especially visible on the male bumblebee, an ...

Bombus cullumanus

The females queen and workers are black with red tails and usually with yellow hairs intermixed with the black on the collar and scutellum. The male is black with yellow face, the two anterior terga abdominal segments pale and with a red tail.

Bombus jonellus

The heath humble-bee or small heath bumblebee, Bombus jonellus, is a species of bumblebee, widely distributed in Europe and northern Asia, as well as northern North America.

Celastrina lucia

Celastrina lucia, the lucia azure, northern azure, eastern spring azure or northern spring azure, is a species of butterfly of the family Lycaenidae. It is found eastern North America, ranging from the Maritimes south through the Appalachian Moun ...

Dicerca tenebrica

Dicerca tenebrica is a brassy to black coloured beetle from Chrysochroinae subfamily which can be found in Canada and both Southern and Northeastern United States.

Donaciinae

Donaciinae, aquatic leaf beetles, is a subfamily of the leaf beetle family Chrysomelidae, characterised by distinctly long antennae. They are found in mainly the Holarctic, with very few species in the southern hemisphere. Donaciinae larva are aq ...

Dynastes

Dynastes is a genus of large beetles belonging to the family Scarabaeidae. They occur in the Nearctic ecozone and in the Neotropical ecozone, from the United States to Brazil; four North American species, three with distributions extending from C ...

Gnathocera

Species of the genus Gnathocera can reach a body length of about 15–20 millimetres 0.59–0.79 in. The larvae live in soil. The adult beetles are usually found in the high grass.

Lasioglossum malachurum

Lasioglossum malachurum, the sharp-collared furrow bee, is a small European halictid bee. This species is obligately eusocial, with queens and workers, though the differences between the castes are not nearly as extreme as in honey bees. Early ta ...

Lycaena dorcas

Lycaena dorcas is a species of butterfly in the family Lycaenidae, the gossamer-winged butterflies. Its common names include dorcas copper and cinquefoil copper. It is native to North America. The species L. dospassosi was once included in L. dorcas.

Megasoma

Megasoma is a rhinoceros beetle genus. Commonly known as the elephant beetles, Megasoma species are found from the southern half of North America to most of South America.

Melitta (bee)

Melitta is a genus of bees in the family Melittidae. It includes about 40 species restricted to Africa and the northern temperate zone. Most of the species are Palaearctic, though three rare species occur in North America. They are bees of modera ...

Milkweed leaf beetle

L. clivicollis is a small, rounded beetle 8–11 mm in length. It has a black head and pronotum, but brightly coloured elytra; variable from dark orange to bright yellow. The elytra are mottled with black patches throughout. The larva of L. clivico ...

Nyctemerina

The subtribe was previously classified as the tribe Nyctemerini of the former family Arctiidae. Some authors merge the subtribe into the related Callimorphina, but Nyctemerini is an elder name.

Polites peckius

Polites peckius, the Pecks skipper, is a North American butterfly in the family Hesperiidae, subfamily Hesperiinae. This skipper ranges across Canada from British Columbia, as far north as Cartwright, Labrador; Moar Lake, Ontario; Leaf Rapids, Ma ...

Psammodes

The Tok-tok beetles are ground-dwelling, Afrotropical beetles in the family Tenebrionidae. They are stout in shape and typically black or dark rufous in colour. They average about 2.6 cm in body length, but the Spindle toktokkie has an elongate b ...

Scaphura

Scaphura is a genus of bush crickets in the sub-family Phaneropterinae. Some of the species within Scaphura are Batesian mimics of wasps, for example the type species, Scaphura nigra, is a polymorphic Batesian mimic of wasps of the genus Pepsis a ...

Silphinae

Necrodes Leach, 1815 Diamesus Hope, 1840 Necrodini Portevin, 1926 Ptomaphila Kirby & Spence, 1828 Silphini Latreille, 1807 Thanatophilus Leach, 1815 Necrophila Phosphuga Leach, 1817 Aclypea Reitter, 1884 Heterosilpha Oxelytrum Ablattaria Reitter, ...

Smerinthus cerisyi

Smerinthus cerisyi, the one-eyed sphinx or Cerisys sphinx, is a moth of the family Sphingidae. The species was first described by William Kirby who named the species in honor of Alexandre Louis Lefebvre de Cerisy in 1837. It is known from south-e ...

Strepsiptera

The Strepsiptera are an endopterygote order of insects with nine extant families that include about 600 described species. They are endoparasites in other insects, such as bees, wasps, leafhoppers, silverfish, and cockroaches. Females of most spe ...

Stylops melittae

The female Stylops melittae gives birth to a large number of motile primary larvae, that are strewn upon blossoms. From there they can be delivered along with the pollen at the nest construction of the sand bees for which the species is specializ ...

Aloha (bug)

Aloha is a genus of planthopper named by George Willis Kirkaldy in 1904. As of 2018, ten species are recognized: Aloha kirkaldyi Muir, 1916 - Hawaiian Islands Aloha flavocollaris Muir, 1916 - Hawaiian Islands Aloha dubautiae Kirkaldy, 1910 - Hawa ...

Boisea

Boisea is the least speciose genus of the soapberry bug subfamily. Members of this genus are found in North America, India, and Africa. Unlike other serinethine genera, the distribution of Boisea is very patchy; it is speculated that its highly v ...

Buenoa

Buenoa is a genus of backswimmer. It was created by George Willis Kirkaldy in 1904 to include all species of Anisops from the Western Hemisphere with a two-segmented front tarsus in males, reserving the latter genus for Eastern Hemisphere species ...

Aletopelta

Aletopelta coombsi is an herbivorous ankylosaurian ornithischian dinosaur that during the Late Cretaceous lived in the area of what is now Southern California.

Diabloceratops

Diabloceratops is an extinct genus of centrosaurine ceratopsian dinosaur that lived approximately 79.9 million years ago during the latter part of the Cretaceous Period in what is now Utah, in the United States. Diabloceratops was a medium-sized, ...

Eolambia

Eolambia is a genus of herbivorous hadrosauroid dinosaur from the early Late Cretaceous of the USA. It contains a single species, E. caroljonesa, named by paleontologist James Kirkland in 1998. The type specimen of Eolambia was discovered by Caro ...

Europelta

Europelta is an extinct genus of struthiosaurine nodosaurid dinosaur known from the Early Cretaceous lower Escucha Formation of Teruel Province, northeastern Spain. It contains a single species, Europelta carbonensis. It is known from two associa ...

Falcarius

Falcarius is a genus of therizinosaurian dinosaur found in the Cretaceous of east-central Utah, United States. Its name is derived from the word "sickle", falcarius in Latin being a sickle cutter, which scientists have used to describe its large ...

Geminiraptor

Geminiraptor is a genus of troodontid theropod dinosaur that lived in North America during the Early Cretaceous period. Geminiraptor was a small, ground-dwelling bipedal carnivorous paravian. The type species of Geminiraptor is G. suarezarum.

Hippodraco

Hippodraco is a genus of iguanodontian ornithopod dinosaur that lived in North America during the Early Cretaceous period. It contains a single species, H. scutodens, for which the holotype is an immature individual catalogued as UMNH VP 20208.

Iguanacolossus

Iguanacolossus is a genus of iguanodontian ornithopod dinosaur that lived in North America during the Early Cretaceous period. It is known from UMNH VP 20205, the associated holotype with a large partial skeleton of a single individual.

Jeyawati

Jeyawati is a genus of hadrosauroid dinosaur which lived during the Turonian stage of the Late Cretaceous. The type species, J. rugoculus, was described in 2010, based on fossils recovered in the U.S. state of New Mexico. The holotype, MSM P4166, ...

Martharaptor

Martharaptor is an extinct genus of basal therizinosauroid theropod from the Lower Cretaceous of the Cedar Mountain Formation in Utah. It can be distinguished from other therizinosauroids by means of several features of the skeleton which were in ...

Nedcolbertia

Three skeletons of a theropod were discovered in 1993 by Christopher Whittle near Cisco in the basal Yellow Cat Member of the Cedar Mountain Formation of Utah, dating to the Barremian. These were subsequently studied and reported in 1995 by Kirkl ...

Nothronychus

Nothronychus is a genus of theropod dinosaur classified in the group Therizinosauria, from the Cretaceous of North America. The type species of this dinosaur, Nothronychus mckinleyi, was described by James Kirkland and Douglas G. Wolfe in 2001. I ...

Proa valdearinnoensis

It contains a single species, Proa valdearinnoensis. The generic name is from the Spanish word "proa" meaning "prow", which alludes to the pointed shape of the animals predentary bone; while the specific name is derived from Val de Ariño, the tra ...

Utahraptor

Utahraptor is a genus of large dromaeosaurid theropod dinosaur that lived in North America during the Early Cretaceous period. It was a heavy-built, ground-dwelling, bipedal carnivore. It contains a single species, Utahraptor ostrommaysi, which i ...

Yurgovuchia

Yurgovuchia is a genus of dromaeosaurid theropod dinosaur that lived in North America during the Early Cretaceous period. It contains a single species, Yurgovuchia doellingi. The remains were discovered in Utah, United States.

Zuniceratops

Zuniceratops was a ceratopsian dinosaur from the mid Turonian of the Late Cretaceous Period of what is now New Mexico, United States. It lived about 10 million years earlier than the more familiar horned Ceratopsidae and provides an important win ...

Cladothela

As of May 2019 it contains eleven species: Cladothela hupingensis Yin, 2012 – China Cladothela unmunensis Seo, 2017 – Korea Cladothela parva Kamura, 1991 – China, Korea, Japan Cladothela boninensis Kishida, 1928 type – Japan Cladothela bistorta Z ...