Latest Insect Section News

  1. The water beetles of Yorkshire: an atlas

    Water beetles are among the most diverse freshwater macro-invertebrates: in still waters, around half the species...

  2. New YNU recorder and new national recording scheme for leaf-mining flies

    YNU member Barry Warrington has recently set up a new national recording scheme for the Agromyzidae, leaf-mining...

  3. Yorkshire Coleoptera Atlas part 6 now available

    The YNU's beetle recorder, Bob Marsh, has now produced part 6 of the Yorkshire Coleoptera Atlas.  This instalment...

  4. YNU welcomes new county recorders!

    The YNU is delighted to welcome three new county recorders!

    Andy Jowett from Otley is taking...

  5. Urban Buzz in York

    Harry Woolner from Buglife introduced the Urban Buzz project to Yorkshire Naturalists' Union members at the YNU's...

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Insect recording in Yorkshire

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News from the YNU's Insect Section

Caddisflies

Caddisflies or Trichoptera, (meaning, from the Greek trichos a hair and pteron a wing; hairy-wing

Bees, wasps and ants

The Bees, Wasps and Ants Sub-Section of the YNU.

Stoneflies

StoneStoneflies, belonging to the Insect order Plecoptera, are so called because the adults of th

Parasitic Wasps

The Parasitic Wasp Sub-Section of the YNU.

Sawflies

Recording sawflies in Yorkshire

Beetles

The beetle sub-section of the YNU.

Butterflies and Moths

The butterflies and moths sub-section of the YNU.

Hemiptera, Neuroptera & Odonata

Plant bugs, lacewings, dragonflies and damselflies

Flies

Diptera recording in Yorkshire

Grasshoppers and Crickets

The Grasshoppers & Crickets sub-section of the YNU

Mayflies

Mayfly recording in Yorkshire

Plant Galls

Plant gall recording in the YNU

Isopoda, Myriapoda and Pseudoscorpiones

Woodlice, millipedes, centipedes and false scorpions

Main Contacts

Chairman and Secretary of the Entomological Section