Welcome to the Iowa State Entomology site!

What's New:

  • Coming soon: the Iowa State University Insect Zoo site!
  • For agricultural entomology information, see our IPM site

Search ISU's Entomology Site

Do bug zappers really work? How about electronic repellers? Have you found beetles in your flour? Or flies in your attic? View or search our Iowa Insect Information Notes for information about these and other common insects in and around the home.

Image Gallery Iowa State's Entomology Image Gallery

Video clips and images of cicadas, ticks, beetles and more!
Iowa State's Entomology Department supports the Integrated Pest Management site, which includes the award-winning Integrated Crop Management Newsletter. We are also the home of Mosquito-L, the mosquito electronic mailing list, and host archives for the Entomo-L mailing list.

You can also read about our Deer Tick Survey for Iowa residents or check out The Corn Rootworm Home Page or The European Corn Borer Home Page.

About the Department

Discover all about entomology at Iowa State University or view a specific topic below:

Entomology Index of Internet Resources

Some highlights from the Entomology Index:

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