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Bees

  1. Bumblebee (Bombus sp.)
  2. Squash bee (Peponapis sp.)
  3. Honeybee (Apis mellifera)

Hummingbird

  1. Rufous hummingbird (Selasphorus rufus)

Beetles

  1. Checkered beetles (Cleridae): (top to bottom) Trichodes nutalli, Trichodes ornatus, Pelonides humeralis (right one on the frame)
  2. Flower beetles (Malachiinae): Anthocomus rufus (the left one on the lower frame).

Flies

  1. Flower fly (Syrphidae): (next to the cartoon) Helophilus fasciatus (or something similar)
    --the ones on the winterberry are generic calyptrates (houseflies, tachinids, bottleflies, etc.).

Butterflies

  1. Monarch Danaus plexippus
  2. Fiery skipper Hylephila phyleus
  3. Red-spotted purple (White Admiral) Limenitis arthemis
  4. Clouded sulphur Colias philodice
  5. Karner blue Lycaeides Melissa

Moth

  1. White-lined sphinx Hyles lineate

Plants

  1. Penstemon barbatus (for hummingbirds)
  2. Sweetbay magnolia Magnolia virginiana (for beetles)
  3. Winterberry Ilex verticillata (for flies)
  4. New England Aster Aster novae-angliae (for the Monarch)
  5. Blue mistflower Eupatorium coelestinum (the other butterflies)
  6. Evening primrose Oenothera speciosa (for the hawkmoth)
  7. Pumpkin (Cucurbita maxim)

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