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Common Names of Insects Database
Common names for insects and related organisms, searchable by common name, scientific name, order, family, genus, and species.

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
Authoritative taxonomic information on plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.

Images Databases

Zoosphere - CC0 images
CalPhotos - Different copyright, check the image for the info
Entomology Illustration Archives - May be reproduced for non-commercial, scientific, educational and personal use only, with attribution
Insect Images - May be reproduced for non-commercial purposes, with attribution
USGS Bee Inventory and Monitoring Lab - Public domain (free to use)


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