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Insect Checklist

CHECKLIST OF INSECTS OTHERS THAN LEPIDOPTERA

This preliminary list has been put together by Charles Bird. Many additions can be made. Please contact the compiler if you are able to make any additions. Please back these up with a photograph if that is possible.

NEUROPTERA Lacewings, etc.)

Chrysopa oculata (Green Lacewing)

 

EPHEMEROPTERA (Mayflies)

 

ODONATA  (Dragonflies and Damselflies)

Aeschna interrupta (The Variable Darner)

Lestes congener (Spotted Spreadwing)

Lestes disjunctus (Northern Spreadwing)

Leucorrhinia borealis (Boreal Whiteface)

Libellula quadrimaculata (Four-spotted Chaser)

Sympetrum corruptum (Variegated Meadowhawk)

Symptrum danae (Black Meadowhawk)

 

ORTHOPTERA (Grasshoppers, Crickets and Katydids)

Anabrus simplex (Mormon Cricket)

Arphia conspera (Speckled Rangeland Grasshopper)

Chortippus curtipennis (Marsh Meadow Grasshopper)

Chortophaga viridifasciata (Green-striped Grasshopper)

Melanoplus bivittatus (Two-striped Grasshopper)

Melanoplus bruneri (Bruner’s Spur-throated Grasshopper)

Melanoplus montanus (Montane Grasshopper)

Melanoplus packardi (Packard’s Grasshopper)

Pardalophora apiculata (Coral-winged Grasshopper)

Stethophyma lineatum – Striped Sedge Grasshopper

 

HEMIPTERA (Bugs)

 

HOMOPTERA (Cicadas, Aphids, Treehoppers, etc.)

Aphids

Cicada

Spittlebugs

Treehoppers

 

COLEOPTERA (Beetles)

Coccinella septempunctata (7 Spotted Lady Beetle)

Eleodes tricostata (False Webworm Beetle)

Judolia montivagans (a Cerambycid beetle)

Lepyrus gemellus (a Weevil)

Parallelina subargentata (a beetle)

Cicindela nebraskana (Prairie Long-lipped Tiger Beetle)

Monochamus scutellatus (White-spotted Spruce Sawyer)

 

TRICHOPTERA

Caddisflies

 

LEPIDOPTERA (Skippers, Butterflies and Moths)

 

DIPTERA (Flies)

Crane flies

Deer Flies

Hybomitra (Horse Fly)

Midges

Mosquitoes

Bee Fly

 

HYMENOPTERA (Ants, Bees and Wasps)

Ants

Bombus borealis (Northern Amber Bumblebee)

Bombus insularis (Indiscriminate Cuckoo Bumblebee)

Bombus latifrons (Yellow-headed Bumblebee)

Dolichovespula arenaria (Yellowjacket)

 

http://www.albertaparks.ca/media/3796462/Lepidoptera_J.J.Collett%20NA_Rreport%202002-2011.pdf