Common green darner dragonfly perched on a dried flowering stalk, viewed from above
    image of a Common True Katydid

    Common True Katydid

    Pterophylla camellifolia
    Photo of an adult damselfly on a twig next to water.

    Damselflies

    Species in the suborder Zygoptera
    Photo of a male Banded Pennant dragonfly

    Dragonflies

    Species in the suborder Anisoptera
    Photo of a giant walkingstick

    Giant Walkingstick

    Megaphasma denticrus
    Common true katydid female on a leaf

    Katydids

    About 250 species in North America north of Mexico
    Red milkweed beetle eating a common milkweed leaf.

    Longhorned Beetles (Borers; Sawyer Beetles)

    About 1,000 species in North America north of Mexico
    Photo of walkingsticks during outbreak

    Northern Walkingstick

    Diapheromera femorata
    Newly emerged adult pronghorn clubtail dragonfly perched on a grass stem

    Pronghorn Clubtail

    Phanogomphus graslinellus
    Photo of an adult stonefly on a leaf

    Stoneflies

    Nearly 700 species in North America north of Mexico
    Photo of a northern walkingstick on autumn dogwood leaves

    Walkingsticks (Stick Insects)

    Diapheromera femorata, Megaphasma denticrus, and others