Hosted by the Department of Entomology at Texas A&M University, this well-organized website provides basic information about many common insects found in Texas, and in numerous other states as well. The website is based on a book titled, _A Field Guide to Common Texas Insects_ by Drs. Bastiaan M. Drees and John A. Jackman. The site contains concise descriptions and good-quality images of a variety of insects including roaches, weevils, dragonflies, stoneflies, silverfish, walkingsticks, and more. The site also contains a brief overview of insect orders; characteristics of numerous insect orders such as Diptera, Ephemeroptera, Lepidoptera, and Mecoptera; a glossary; and links to a variety of insect images, animations, and video clips.


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