Enjoy our holiday roundup of the types of arthropods submitted to our OSU Insect ID Clinic each month from 2020! Click each image to learn more (images from iNaturalist user submissions).

Ground beetle

January

Ground beetles
giant house spider

February

Giant house spiders
varied carpet beetle

March

Varied carpet beetles
Western Black-legged Tick

April

Western black-legged ticks
carpenter ant

May

Carpenter ants
westren subterranean termites

June

Western subterranean termites
jerusalem cricket

July

Jerusalem crickets
windscorpion

August

Windscorpions
devil's coach horse

September

Devil’s coach horse beetles
California Horntail

October

California horntails
Western Conifer Seed Bug

November

Western Conifer seed bugs
house centipede

December

House centipedes