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BIOL 460 - Invertebrate Zoology: Identification Websites

BugGuide

BugGuide.Net

From the National Audobon Society.

Locate animals by browsing the extensive and image-rich indices for Arachnids, Centipedes, Millipedes, Hexapods, Malacostracans, etc.

Biodiversity Laboratory

Illustrated Guide to Major Groups of Soil Invertebrates

Created by Colby College.  A concise, 4-page "cheat sheet", this PDF shows taxonomic organization and illustrations for dozens of invertebrates.

Kwik Key

Kwik-Key to Soil-Dwelling Invertebrates

From NC State University.  Identify species by following a no-frills step-by-step guide organized around facets.