arthropod biodiversity

Insects are the most diverse of all invertebrate taxa. Below are links to the major insect groups (i.e. orders) collected during the inventory at George Washington Birthplace National Monument.

Taxonomic List of Insects Collected at GEWA
List of Cataloged Specimens

Odonata: The Dragonflies and Damselflies Hemiptera: True Bugs and Kin

Coleoptera: The Beetles

Lepidoptera: Moths and Butterflies

Other Orders


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