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Alfalfa Looper Moth (Autographa californica)

  • August 2, 2019

This beautiful moth is primarily is found throughout much of the west (west of the Mississippi), from Alaska south to northern... Continue Reading

Eye Spots

  • September 2, 2017

Did you know that those big spots on the wings of many butterflies and moths are meant to look like the... Continue Reading

Eye Spots

  • August 31, 2017

Did you know that those big spots on the wings of many butterflies and moths are meant to look like the... Continue Reading

Warning Colors of the Insect World

  • August 26, 2017

Most people are familiar with the red hourglass on a black widow’s abdomen but do you know why the color red... Continue Reading

Caddis fly Case Creations

  • August 19, 2017

Caddis flies are quite common in the streams and rivers around Missoula; if you can spot a little cluster of small... Continue Reading

Caddisfly Case Creations

  • August 17, 2017

Caddisflies are quite common in the streams and rivers around Missoula; if you can spot a little cluster of small rocks... Continue Reading

Honey Bee Celebration!

  • August 12, 2017

Bee there for the Missoula Insectarium’s Honey Bee Celebration, Saturday, August 12th from noon-2pm! Come see our brand new observational beehive with... Continue Reading

Male vs Female Shapes and Colors

  • August 5, 2017

In the realm of arthropods it is not uncommon for males and females to look very different. Join us to see... Continue Reading

Male vs Female Shapes and Colors

  • August 3, 2017

In the realm of arthropods it is not uncommon for males and females to look very different. Join us to see... Continue Reading

Insect Investigations Summer Camp

  • June 26, 2017

Each summer we host four wonderful, week-long day camps here at the Insectarium. Each day features bug holding opportunities, time outside observing... Continue Reading