Insects are animals with:

Part of arthropod ("jointed foot")  phylum Arthropoda in 🐟︎ 🐢︎🐇︎🐜︎🐛︎ animal  kingdom Animalia.

Insects are divided into 6-10 million species, making up 50-90% of all animal types on earth.  You will find insects in almost all parts of the land and air, and some parts of the ocean.

🚧 In the future, we may add here identification paths for specific species of insects, probably starting with
hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA)  Adelges tsugae,
emerald ash borer (EAB)  Agrilus planipennis,
monarch butterfly  Danaus plexippus,
🐝︎ spotted lanternfly (SLF)  Lycorma delicatula,
spruce spider mite  Olibonhychus ununguis,
Japanese beetle  Popillia japonica and
🐜︎🐛︎ true bugs  order Hemiptera.

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