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List of North American Insects

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Common NameScientific Name
Acacia-ant(Pseudomyrmex ferrugineus)
Acorn-plum gall wasp(Amphibolips quercusjuglans)
Acrobat ant(Crematogaster ashmeadi)
Aerial yellowjacket(Dolichovespula arenaria)
Africanized honey bee(Apis mellifera scutellata)
Allegheny mound ant(Formica exsectoides)
Almond stone wasp(Eurytoma amygdali)
Ant(Formica densiventris)
Ant(Lasius fuliginosus)
Ant(Tetramorium simillimum)
Argentine ant(Linepithema humile)
Baldfaced hornet(Dolichovespula maculata)
Bigheaded ant(Pheidole megacephala)
Black and yellow mud dauber(Sceliphron caementaria)
Black carpenter ant(Camponotus pennsylvanicus)
Black imported fire ant(Solenopsis richteri)
Blue horntail woodwasp(Sirex cyaneus)
Blue orchard bee(Osmia lignaria)
Braconid wasp(Aleiodes indiscretus)
Braconid wasp(Coeloides pissodis)
Braconid wasp(Cotesia congregata)
Braconid wasp(Cotesia glomeratus)
Braconid wasp(Diaeretiella rapae)
Braconid wasp(Peristenus digoneutis)
Carpenter wasp(Monobia quadridens)
Chalcid wasp(Phasgonophora sulcata)
Cicada killer(Sphecius speciosus)
Citrus blackfly parasitoid(Encarsia opulenta)
Citrus blackfly parasitoid(Amitus hesperidum)
Common Eastern Bumble Bee(Bombus impatiens)
Common paper wasp(Polistes exclamans)
Crazy ant(Paratrechina longicornis)
Cuckoo wasp(Chrysis ignita)
Cynipid gall wasp(Andricus caputmedusae)
Cynipid gall wasp(Andricus curvator)
Cynipid gall wasp(Andricus lignicola)
Cynipid gall wasp(Andricus lucidus)
Cynipid gall wasp(Cynips divisa)
Cynipid gall wasp(Cynips longiventris)
Cynipid gall wasp(Cynips quercusfolii)
Cynipid gall wasp(Neuroterus quercusbaccarum)
Digger Wasp(Astata occidentalis)
Digger wasp(Bembecinus quinquespinosus)
Dracula Ant(Amblyopone pallipes)
Eastern Carpenter bee(Xylocopa virginica)
Eastern yellowjacket(Vespula maculifrons)
Elm sawfly(Cimbex americana)
Encyrtid wasp(Anagyrus kamali)
Encyrtid wasp(Diaphorencyrtus aligarhensis)
Encyrtid wasp(Tachinaephagus zealandicus)
Erythrina gall wasp(Quadrastichus erythrinae)
Eulophid wasp(Colpoclypeus florus)
Eulophid wasp(Tamarixia radiata)
Eulophid wasp(Tetrastichus triozae)
European hornet(Vespa crabro)
European imported fire ant(Myrmica rubra)
European Paper Wasp(Polistes dominula)
False honey ant(Prenolepis imparis)
Fire ant(Solenopsis geminata)
Forest bachac(Atta cephalotes)
Forest yellowjacket(Vespula acadica)
fruit fly parasitoid wasp(Biosteres arisanus)
German yellowjacket(Vespula germanica)
Ghost ant(Tapinoma melanocephalum)
Giant ichneumon wasp(Rhyssa persuasoria)
Giant resin bee(Megachile sculpturalis)
Giant wood wasp(Urocerus gigas gigas)
Golden northern bumble bee(Bombus fervidus)
Golden paper wasp(Polistes aurifer)
Gouty oak gall(Callirhytis quercuspunctata)
Grass Carrying Wasp(Isodontia auripes)
Great black wasp(Sphex pensylvanicus)
Great golden digger wasp(Sphex ichneumoneus)
Green Sweat Bee(Agapostemon texanus)
Hackberry nipple gall parasitoid(Eurytoma semivenae)
Horned oak gall(Callirhytis cornigera)
Horse guard wasp(Stictia carolina)
Horse guard wasp(Stictia signata)
Hunt's Bumble bee(Bombus huntii)
Hunting wasp(Ammophila zanthoptera)
Ichneumonid wasp(Megarhyssa macrurus)
Jewel Oak Gall Wasp(Acraspis macrocarpae)
Keyhole wasp(Pachodynerus nasidens)
Knopper gall(Andricus quercuscalicis)
Leafcutting bee(Osmia ribifloris)
Little fire ant(Wasmannia auropunctata)
Little yellow ant(Plagiolepis alluaudi)
Long Horned Bee(Melissodes bimaculata)
Long-legged ant(Aphaenogaster cockerelli)
Mallow bee(Melitoma taurea)
Marble gall(Andricus kollari)
Miner Bee(Anthophora abrupta)
Miner Bee(Anthophora ursina)
Mossyrose gall wasp(Diplolepis rosae)
Mud-dauber wasp(Sphex jamaicensis)
Multiflora rose seed chalcid(Megastigmus aculeatus nigroflavus)
Nevada Bumblebee(Bombus nevadensis)
Northern paper wasp(Polistes fuscatus)
Oak Apple Gall Wasp(Amphibolips confluenta)
Oak apple gall wasp(Biorhiza pallida)
Oak rough bulletgall wasp(Disholcaspis quercusmamma)
Oak saucer gall(Andricus parmula)
Oak shoot sawfly(Janus quercusae)
Odorous house ant(Tapinoma sessile)
Orangetailed potter wasp(Delta latreillei petiolare)
Oriental chestnut gall wasp(Dryocosmus kuriphilus)
Paper wasp(Polistes apachus)
Paper wasp(Polistes metricus)
Pavement ant(Tetramorium caespitum)
Pigeon tremex(Tremex columba)
Pip gall wasp(Callirhytis operator)
Prairie yellowjacket(Vespula atropilosa)
Pteromalid wasp(Catolaccus grandis)
Pteromalid wasp(Dinotiscus dendroctoni)
Pteromalid wasp(Muscidifurax raptor)
Pteromalid Wasp(Pteromalus puparum)
Pyramid ant(Dorymyrmex flavus)
Raspberry Horntail(Hartigia cressonii)
Red ant(Formica pallidefulva)
Red carpenter ant(Camponotus chromaiodes)
Red carpenter ant(Camponotus noveboracensis)
Red harvester ant(Pogonomyrmex barbatus)
Red imported fire ant(Solenopsis invicta)
Red Paper Wasp(Polistes annularis)
Red Wasp(Polistes carolina)
Red wood ant(Formica rufa)
Red-brown paper wasp(Polistes olivaceus)
Red-tailed wasp(Cardiochiles nigriceps)
Reddish carpenter ant(Camponotus castaneus)
Rough harvester ant(Pogonomyrmex rugosus)
Sand wasp(Bembix pruinosa)
Sawfly parasitic wasp(Monodontomerus dentipes)
Scale parasitoid(Coccobius fulvus)
Silky ant(Formica fusca)
Sirex woodwasp(Sirex noctilio)
Siricid woodwasp(Eriotremex formosanus)
Siricid woodwasp(Sirex juvencus)
Siricid woodwasp(Urocerus cressoni)
Siricid woodwasp(Urocerus taxodii)
Smaller yellow ant(Lasius claviger)
Southeastern blueberry bee(Habropoda laboriosa)
Southern fire ant(Solenopsis xyloni)
Southern yellowjacket(Vespula squamosa)
Sphecid wasp(Cerceris fumipennis)
Sphecid wasp(Clypeadon laticinctus)
Sphecid wasp(Crabro monticola)
Sphecid wasp(Eremnophila aureonotata)
Sphecid wasp(Philanthus gibbosus)
Sphecid wasp(Philanthus zebratus)
Sphecid wasp(Podalonia valida)
Sphecid wasp(Prionyx atratus)
Sphecid wasp(Pseneo punctatus)
Sphecid wasp(Sceliphron laetum)
Spider wasp(Agenioideus humilis)
Spider wasp(Episyron quinquenotatus)
Spider Wasp(Poecilopompilus algidus)
Stony gall(Callirhytis fructuosa)
Sweat bee(Agapostemon virescens)
Texas leafcutter ant(Atta texana)
Thread-waisted Wasp(Ammophila pictipennis)
Tiphiid wasp(Tiphia vernalis)
Torymid wasp(Megastigmus strobilobius)
Torymid wasp(Megastigmus suspectus)
Tramp ant(Cardiocondyla venustula)
Tramp ant(Tetramorium bicarinatum)
Tricoloured Bumble Bee(Bombus ternarius)
Valentine ant(Crematogaster laeviuscula)
Velvet ant(Dasymutilla occidentalis)
Vespid wasp(Euodynerus crypticus)
Weevil parasitoid(Catolaccus hunteri)
Western harvester ant(Pogonomyrmex occidentalis)
Western honey bee(Apis mellifera)
Western paper wasp(Mischocyttarus flavitarsis)
Western thatching ant(Formica obscuripes)
Western yellowjacket(Vespula pensylvanica)
White-horned horntail(Urocerus albicornis)
Willow shoot sawfly(Janus abbreviatus)
Woodwasp(Sirex nigricornis)
Woodwasp(Xeris spectrum)
Woodwasp(Xiphydria longicollis)
Wool sower gall maker(Callirhytis seminator)
Yellow and black potter wasp(Delta campaniforme campaniforme)
Yellow Crazy Ant(Anoplolepis gracilipes)
Yellow Sand Wasp(Bembix palmata)
Yellow-horned horntail(Urocerus gigas flavicornis)




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