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2 3 Tricoloured metalmark

Tricoloured metalmark

by lescatchickLimón, Costa Rica

A metalmark butterfly - the female.

2 0 Spotting

Spotting

by Les CatchickChiriquí, Panama

nocturnal moth as in the photo.

12 3 Spotting

Spotting

by Les CatchickKosñipata, Cusco, Peru

Mainly green shieldbug as in the photo.

3 2 shieldbug

shieldbug

by Les CatchickKosñipata, Cusco, Peru

Colourful shieldbug as in gthe photo.

12 5 caterpillar

caterpillar

by Les CatchickLas Piedras, Madre de Dios, Peru

Very red caterpillar with a prominent 'horn'.

3 1 Scarlet-tipped wasp mimic

Scarlet-tipped wasp mimic

by Les CatchickLas Piedras, Madre de Dios, Peru

Day-flying clearwing moth as seen in the photo.

8 6 Spotting

Spotting

by Les CatchickKosñipata, Cusco, Peru

Colourful diurnal moth as in the photo.

6 3 Spotting

Spotting

by Les CatchickLas Piedras, Madre de Dios, Peru

colourful moth as in the photo.

4 2 Spotting

Spotting

by Les CatchickJumbilla, Amazonas, Peru

Nocturnal moth as in the photo.

5 2 Spotting

Spotting

by Les CatchickLas Piedras, Madre de Dios, Peru

Colourful day-flying clearwing moth as in the photo.

4 0 Spotting

Spotting

by Les CatchickLas Piedras, Madre de Dios, Peru

Colourful day-flying moth as in the photo.

1 2 Spotting

Spotting

by Les CatchickMG, Brazil

'Lacewing' insect imitating a praying mantis, as in the photo

2 0 Larger Balkan spoonwing

Larger Balkan spoonwing

by Les CatchickԱրարատի մարզ, Armenia

Large distinctive insects as in the photo.

4 0 Spotting

Spotting

by Les CatchickMoyobamba, San Martín, Peru

A katydid that is mimicking lichen - as seen in the photo.

3 3 Red passion flower

Red passion flower

by Les CatchickColón, Panama

Large red flower as in the photo.

26 17 Spotting

Spotting

by Les CatchickLas Piedras, Madre de Dios, Peru

Colourful clearwing day-flying moth. There were several fairly similar ones on ...

7 3 Unnamed spotting

Unnamed spotting

by Les CatchickSão Paulo, Brazil

As in photo. Like a tortoise beetle but with the strange spike on its back.

9 2 Net-winged hopper

Net-winged hopper

by Les CatchickSan Martín, Peru

Best described by the photo. The size of a small butterfly.

4 3 Ripipteryx limbata

Ripipteryx limbata

by lescatchickLimón, Costa Rica

Apparently related to grasshoppers but a more ancient family.

1 0 Lantern bug

Lantern bug

by lescatchickLimón, Costa Rica

The family Fulgoridae is a large group of hemipteran insects which are fairly ...

4 4 Leaf-rollig weevil

Leaf-rollig weevil

by Les CatchickKerala, India

Smallish bug but with the head down I can not tell much more.

1 2 Flat-faced longhorn beetle

Flat-faced longhorn beetle

by Les CatchickManu, Madre de Dios, Peru

A 'small or normal' sized longhorn beetle but the patterning is striking. See ...

1 5 No common name it seems

No common name it seems

by Les CatchickLas Piedras, Madre de Dios, Peru

Colourful diurnal moth as in the photo.

7 4 no common name

no common name

by Les CatchickKosñipata, Cusco, Peru

A small nocturnal moth. See the photo for a description.

11 6 not known

not known

by Les CatchickLas Piedras, Madre de Dios, Peru

Colourful day-flying clearwing moth as in the photo.

11 5 crab spider

crab spider

by Les CatchickLas Piedras, Madre de Dios, Peru

Beautiful crab spider as in photo.

8 6 Spotting

Spotting

by Les CatchickLas Piedras, Madre de Dios, Peru

Large caterpillars as in the photo.

7 5 Emeraldine

Emeraldine

by Les CatchickLas Piedras, Madre de Dios, Peru

An attractive green moth as in the photo.

6 4 moth

moth

by Les CatchickLas Piedras, Madre de Dios, Peru

Striking nocturnal moth as in the photo.

4 9 Unnamed spotting

Unnamed spotting

by Les CatchickProvincia de Chiriquí, Panama

Very spiky caterpillar as in the photo.

1 0 Boquete rocket frog

Boquete rocket frog

by Les CatchickPanamá, Panama

Small frog as in the photo.

8 0 Painted spiderlegs

Painted spiderlegs

by Les CatchickAtibaia, SP, Brazil

Bi-coloured dragonfly of medium size as in the photo.

5 0 Spotting

Spotting

by Les CatchickLoreto, Peru

Colourful day-flying moth as in the photo.

4 1 soldier beetle

soldier beetle

by Les CatchickSão Paulo, Brazil

colourful bug as in the photo

14 8 Spotting

Spotting

by Les CatchickMadre de Dios, Peru

Striking metalmark moth as seen in the photo.

4 2 Bee assassin bug

Bee assassin bug

by Les CatchickKosñipata, Cusco, Peru

A very odd looking insect that looks like a robber fly (laphria) BUT the ...

20 16 Sphingid moth

Sphingid moth

by Les CatchickLas Piedras, Madre de Dios, Peru

Large caterpillars as in photo. I assume it is of a moth but that may be wrong.

6 2 Tortoise beetle

Tortoise beetle

by Les CatchickMoyobamba, San Martín, Peru

Clearly a tortoise beetle but I can not find a species. It is very distinctive ...

4 2 cf Exquisite Emerald

cf Exquisite Emerald

by Les CatchickJumbilla, Amazonas, Peru

A nocturnal moth as in the photo. Very different to any other moth I have ever ...

15 8 Lichen Katydid

Lichen Katydid

by Les CatchickYantalo, San Martín, Peru

Camouflaged grasshopper as in the photo.

0 0 Tarantula hawk katydid

Tarantula hawk katydid

by Les CatchickPanamá, Panamá, Panama

As in the photo.

9 9 Saturniid moth

Saturniid moth

by Les CatchickCundinamarca, Colombia

Large colourful moth as in the photo. From the antennae I assume a female.

8 2 Torridus shieldbug

Torridus shieldbug

by Les CatchickLa Banda de Shilcayo, San Martín, Peru

Colourful shieldbug or similar as in the photo.

17 10 Poison-dart frog

Poison-dart frog

by Les CatchickBarranquita, San Martín, Peru

Colourful frog as seen in the photo. It is probably a poison-dart frog and ...

13 4 Wasp mimic moth

Wasp mimic moth

by Les CatchickLa Banda de Shilcayo, San Martín, Peru

Blue clearwing day-flying moth as in the photo. The tail strikes me as being ...

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