Bug of the Week

Essays on local bugs by Kate Redmond, "The Bug Lady".

Bugs of the Week
Week 100 – Woolly Bear (Family Arctiidae)
Week 99 – Ambush Bug (Family Reduviidae)
Week 98 – Whirligig Beetle (Family Gyrinidae)
Week 97 – Water Sow Bug (Family Asellidae)
Week 96 – Bumblebee, Gentian (Genus Bombus)
Week 95 – Horntail (Family Siricidae)
Week 94 – Black Saddlebags Dragonfly (Family Libellulidae)
Week 93 – Japanese Beetle (Family Scarabaeidae)
Week 92 – Even More Flies (Family Calliphoridae, Syrphidae)
Week 91 – German Yellowjacket (Family Vespidae)
Week 90 – Meadowhawks (Family Libellulidae)
Week 89 – Water Scavenger Beetle (Family Hydrophilidae)
Week 88 – Emeralds, Dragonflies (Family Cordliidae)
Week 87 – Bunchgrass Locust (Family Acrididae)
Week 86 – Dance Fly (Family Empididae)
Week 85 – Midges (Family Chiromonidae)
Week 84 – Springtail (Order Collembola)
Week 83 – Carolina Locust (Family Acrididae)
Week 82 – Silverfish (Order Thysanura)
Week 81 – Fairy Shrimp (Order Anostraca)
Week 80 – Anglewings (Family Nymphalidae)
Week 79 – Horsehair Worms (Phylum Nematomorpha)
Week 78 – Tettigoniidae, Two (Family Tettigonidae)
Week 77 – Viceroy Butterfly (Family Nymphalidae)
Week 76 – Predaceous Diving Beetle (Family Dytiscidae)
Week 75 – Carrion Beetle (Family Silphidae)
Week 74 – Caddisfly (Order Trichoptera)
Week 73 – Water Boatman, Backswimmer (Family Corixidae, Notonectidae)
Week 72 – Baltimore (Nymphalidae)
Week 71 – Katydid (Family Tettigoniidae)
Week 70 – Water Mite (Order Acariformes)
Week 69 – Giant Water Bug (Family Belostomatidae)
Week 68 – Buckeye Butterfly (Family Nymphalidae)
Week 67 – Masked Hunter (Family Reduviidae)
Week 66 – A Few More Flies (Families Asilidae, Bombylidae, Tipulidae, Rhagionidae)
Week 65 – Water Scorpion (Family Nepidae)
Week 64 – Crickets (Family Gyrillidae and Gryllacrididae)
Week 63 – False Bombardier Beetle (Family Carabidae)
Week 62 – Earwigs (Family Forficulidae)
Week 61 – Earthworms (Family Lumbricidae)
Week 60 – A Few Flies (Family Tabanidae and Culicidae)
Week 59 – Ants (Family Formicadae)
Week 58 – Cicada (Family Cicadidae)
Week 57 – Homopterans on Parade (Family Cicadellidae, Membracidae, Aphididae, and Diaspididae)
Week 56 – Walkingstick (Family Heteronemiidae)
Week 55 – Red Admiral (Vanessa Atalanta)
Week 54 – Crayfish (Order Decapoda)
Week 53 – Moth Madness (Family Arctiidae and Noctuidae)
Week 52 – A Bevy of Beetles (Family Cerambycidae, Melodidae, and Chrysomelidae)
Week 51 – Praying Mantis (Family Mantidae)