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Insects

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Insects are found in practically every climate. While scientists have described almost a million species, there are many more. Adults have six feet, more often with two or four wings, two antennae and a body divided up into three parts: the head, the thorax and the abdomen. Discover some insect specimens from our collections.

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Green Stink Bug

Green Stink Bug

Specimen information sheet
Twospotted Lady Beetle

Twospotted Lady Beetle

Specimen information sheet
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