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Silver Fish
Microscope Slide
Silver, dark grey
T H Y S A N U R A
Thy-san-ura
thysanura
LF: Three Long prominent tails on end of abdomen

T: Prehistoric Creature with 3 tails, like a dinosaor name
Springtail
Microscope Slide
Yellowish
C O L L E M B O L A
collem-bolla
collembola
LF: Springing tail mechanisim, its there absent in the other buggy that looks like it...
T: Jumps over COLLEMS, and that takes a lot of BOLAS
Drangon Flies, Damselflies
O D O N A T A
odo-nata
odonata
LF: Notch is very evident in its wings

T: Drangonflies O n D amn O ranges don't mean nata (nada)
Grasshoppers, Crickets, Cockroaches
O R T H O P T E R A
ortho-ptera
orthoptera
LF: Enlarged femur on hind leg

T: Have Straight=What root word? Wings
Termites

Amber color
I S O P T E R A
iso-ptera
isoptera
LF: Bead like anntennae and the abdomenen is broadly joined to the thorax (no real distinction)

T: they are iso-lated in caverns of wood, and must fly to escape
Earwigs

tan color
D E R M A P T E R A
derma-ptera
dermaptera
LF: Enourmous claws at the hind of the abdomen

T: Huge claws that derma-tologists will use for picking pimples
Book Lice, Psocids
Microscope Slide
very transparent
P S O C O P T E R A
psoco-ptera
psocoptera
LF: Enlarged femur on hind leg, and uncharacteristcally large antennnae

T: While reading a book... PS
Thrips
Microscopic Slide
transparent
T H Y S A N O P T E R A
thy-sano-ptera
thysanoptera
LF: 4 feathery looking wings

T: Prehistoric dinasouar creacture but with feathery wings!
Chewing Lice
Microscopic Slide
Transparent yellow
M A L L O P H A G A
mallo-phaga
mallophaga
LF: The size of the head is key: greater or = to size of abdomen

T: Fat faggot boys are malo and have huge heads
Sucking Lice
Microscopic Slide
Transparent yellow
A N O P L U R A
ano-plura
anoplura
LF: The size of the head is key: smaller than abdomen, also large claws

T: theres a plethora (plura) of these in one year (ano)
True Bugs
H E M I P T E R A
hemi-ptera
hemiptera
LF: Abdomen looks like a shield shape, and has a "X" on it

T: They drive hemis with a rebel X flag on their wind-shield
Cicadas, leafhoppers, aphids
H O M O P T E R A
homo-ptera
homoptera
LF: Roof top held wings

Homoptera a great Egyptian tower that cicadas built
Beetles
C O L E O P T E R A
coleo-ptera
coleoptera
LF: Line runs down the first hard outter shell that covers the pairs of wings

T: Volswagon beetles are Coleo (coolio)
Dobsonflies, ant lions, lacewings
N E U R O P T E R A
neuro-ptera
neuroptera
LF: Wings are NOT notched like ____ and differ from hemoptras because the wings do not house abdomenen over at an angle, only round

T: Vien brain looking wings need neuro surgery
Scorpion Flies

tiger wing colors
M E C O P T E R A
meco-ptera
mecoptera
LF: Scropion tail aparatus at the end of abdomenen

T: The scropion tail sprays paint like Maco Meco paint shops for cars
Butterflies, Moths
L E P I D O P T E R A
lepido-ptera
lepidoptera
Butter flies contain Butter which is a lipid. Lipds make cholesteroal: Lepidor is a medicine that controls chelesterol
Flies
D I P T E R A
di-ptera
diptera
LF: for hateers/halters the little things with nobs where the 2nd pair of wings should be, also only 2 pair of wings

T: Flies di fast
Fleas
Microscopic Slide
transparent, amber
S I P H O N A P T E R A
siphona-ptera
siphonaptera
LF: laterally flattened, and no tail like springtail mechanisim present

T: Fleas siphon A-type blood from dogs
Ants, Wasps, Bees, Sawflies
H Y M E N O P T E R A
hymeno-ptera
hymenoptera
LF: Pinched abdomenen connection to thorax, and 4 wings present

Hymen, like a virgin vaginal membrane, wasps shaped like a woman
HOW TO USE THIS ONE?
Give you Common Name, need Scientific Name for answer

LF: means Look for when physically looking at a specimen

T: Think of to help answer