5684 thumb Arthropods of Hartford County, CT

This guide serves as a reference for insects, arachnids, and crustaceans indigenous to Hartford County, Connecticut. The species on this list have been verified either by iNaturalist users or Connecticut's Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP).

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14376827630 891cee1241 m
American Giant Millipede 1
Narceus americanus
2473606816 3ab1348617 m
House Centipede 2
Scutigera coleoptrata
3644615730 62b495ac9b m
Common House Spider 3
Parasteatoda tepidariorum
3659428838 543b8b90f1 m
Northern Black Widow 4
Latrodectus variolus
Small
Brown Recluse 12
Loxosceles reclusa
5812923363 cca52c258f m
Woodlouse Hunter 13
Dysdera crocata
Small
European Harvestman 15
Phalangium opilio
7236314390 78f1590bc1 m
Blacklegged Tick 16
Ixodes scapularis
Small
American Dog Tick 17
Dermacentor variabilis
Small
Maple Bladdergall Mite 18
Vasates quadripedes
Small
Red Velvet Mite 19
Trombidium holosericeum
8235566617 d22bbee4e0 m
Doubleday's Notocelia 23
Notocelia rosaecolana
Small
Light Brown Apple Moth 24
Clepsis virescana
8444015944 040903e176 m
Yellow-winged Oak Leafroller 9
Argyrotaenia quercifoliana
14115254088 4dc4dfc6be m
Black-shaded Platynota 25
Platynota flavedana
16245471325 7ed58a6dde m
Snowberry Clearwing 26
Hemaris diffinis
3330548624 c134b7c5d4 m
Laurel Sphinx 27
Sphinx kalmiae
3640677976 c0d536a73a m
Waved Sphinx 27
Ceratomia undulosa
5216105995 731646c444 m
Blinded Sphinx 28
Paonias excaecata
3712932879 d93d0e9c5a m
Walnut Sphinx 27
Amorpha juglandis
11107975795 c7b928646f m
Promethea Silkmoth 22
Callosamia promethea
3736218753 333719d3b4 m
Luna Moth 29
Actias luna
115877263 aed51f3474 m
Polyphemus Moth 30
Antheraea polyphemus
1287696868 d14c231123 m
Rosy Maple Moth 31
Dryocampa rubicunda
Small
Spotted Apatelodes 26
Apatelodes torrefacta
Small
Angel Moth 32
Olceclostera angelica
240px black swallowtail, male, ottawa
Black Swallowtail 33
Papilio polyxenes
2747692003 c32273f9b5 m
Spicebush Swallowtail 35
Papilio troilus
240px limenitis archippus cramer
Viceroy 36
Limenitis archippus
4797044264 7a5a945e91 m
Pearl Crescent 37
Phyciodes tharos
7683157626 ebe4fd6d6b m
Red Admiral 38
Vanessa atalanta
Small
Painted Lady 39
Vanessa cardui
141509000 8f1c383ae4 m
Mourning Cloak 40
Nymphalis antiopa
Small
Little Wood Satyr 41
Megisto cymela
2972095940 9bc2608e00 m
Monarch 42
Danaus plexippus
Small
Gray Hairstreak 43
Strymon melinus
102087536 55f7fc5794 m
Banded Hairstreak 31
Satyrium calanus
Small
Eastern Pine Elfin 17
Callophrys niphon
3944830119 d7d7856414 m
Small Copper 44
Lycaena phlaeas
Small
Eastern Tailed-Blue 45
Cupido comyntas
3746247839 6bc7b097af m
Cabbage White 46
Pieris rapae
14836116349 037da2dbc4 m
Black Bit Moth 25
Celiptera frustulum
Small
Praeclara Underwing 47
Catocala praeclara
15383610366 32014bff05 m
Widow Underwing 25
Catocala vidua
Small
Black Zale 48
Zale undularis
14281856978 37fcb3f7de m
Baltimore Snout 49
Hypena baltimoralis
Small
Common Idia 50
Idia aemula
Small
Grayish Zanclognatha 51
Zanclognatha pedipilalis
17974796819 02720f0b60 m
Black-banded Owlet 25
Phalaenostola larentioides
Small
Dark-spotted Palthis 52
Palthis angulalis
Small
Speckled Renia 47
Renia adspergillus
Small
Fall Webworm Moth 53
Hyphantria cunea
240px pyrrharctia isabella
Isabella Tiger Moth 54
Pyrrharctia isabella
2433101490 6d57e238bf m
Virginian Tiger Moth 55
Spilosoma virginica
177895370 a1f43df936 m
Giant Leopard Moth 56
Hypercompe scribonia
Small
Orange Virbia 57
Virbia aurantiaca
Small
Delicate Cycnia 19
Cycnia tenera
4671974519 82f7a8ac2a m
Hickory Tussock Moth 58
Lophocampa caryae
848436339 e5a215194e m
Painted Lichen Moth 9
Hypoprepia fucosa
5578781633 a9be99f48c m
Gypsy Moth 59
Lymantria dispar
3684103308 870b9f9d0f m
Deadwood Borer 60
Scolecocampa liburna
4591007457 caed80a6ba m
Eyed Paectes 61
Paectes oculatrix
Small
Gray Furcula 62
Furcula cinerea
3567253471 90eba4b600 m
Georgian Prominent 27
Hyperaeschra georgica
3763241173 35d1f07e10 m
White-dotted Prominent 23
Nadata gibbosa
Small
Unicorn Prominent 63
Schizura unicornis
Small
Wavy-lined Heterocampa Moth 64
Heterocampa biundata
Small
Large Yellow Underwing 65
Noctua pronuba
871483130 77a2078536 m
White-Speck 23
Mythimna unipuncta
Small
Goodell's Arches Moth 67
Orthodes goodelli
Small
Eastern Panthea 63
Panthea furcilla
8817869494 7ae2d3c894 m
Grapevine Epimenis 68
Psychomorpha epimenis
Small
Unmarked Dagger 69
Acronicta innotata
Small
Ocola Skipper 53
Panoquina ocola
5773551209 da698c1e8d m
Hobomok Skipper 70
Poanes hobomok
6843189030 47bbfb399a m
Peck's Skipper 71
Polites peckius
7355551566 f4f9be88e6 m
Least Skipper 72
Ancyloxypha numitor
13964105255 037522e68f m
Silver-spotted Skipper 73
Epargyreus clarus
Small
Three-spotted Fillip 74
Heterophleps triguttaria
378847644 e3e355957f m
Green Pug 23
Pasiphila rectangulata
68775283 6a883b0036 m
Winter Moth 9
Operophtera brumata
Small
Kent's Geometer 75
Selenia kentaria
11079188906 b0c6da6430 m
Minor Angle 22
Macaria minorata
Small
Common Spring Moth 76
Heliomata cycladata
4652606997 6e0f02fc32 m
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth 60
Speranza pustularia

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