Insects

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  1. If possible, save the insect or arthropod for identification and take a photo.
  2. Submit the online identification form​.
  3. An ODA entomologist will contact you with a response.

Oregon inse​​ct field guides

​Guides for growers, nursery professionals, and homeowners.

Common Bee Pollinators of Oregon Crops

This guide is designed to help identify the most common groups of bees in Oregon crops. Includes print instructions. Common Bee Pollinators of Oregon Crops guide

Slugs and Snails in Oregon

Slugs and Snails in Oregon guide

Slugs and Snails in Oregon–for print

Press quality pdf for high quality or professional printing. This file is approximately 32 MB in size. Slugs and Snails in Oregon guide (print quality)

Stink Bugs of Oregon

A guide to members of the insect family Pentatomidae and their relatives commonly found in Oregon A guide to the common stink bugs of Oregon

Scree​ning aids

Tools for inspectors and pest management professionals.

Identifying Drosophila suzukii by Josh Vlach

Dichotomous key for the identification of Drosophila suzukii

Screening Aid for the Buprestidae of the Western USA

Online PowerPoint designed to enable efficient sorting and identification of the most abundant species found in wood boring insect trap samples. Specific to flat-headed or metallic wood-borers. View presentation on flat-headed or metallic wood-borers

Screening Aid for the Cerambycidae of the Western USA

Online PowerPoint designed to enable efficient sorting and identification of the most abundant species found in wood boring insect trap samples. Specific to roundheaded or longhorned wood borers. View presentation on roundheaded or longhorned wood borers

Screening Aid for the Dentroctonus of North America

Online PowerPoint designed to enable efficient sorting and identification of North American Dendroctonus beetles. View presentation on Dendroctonus beetles

Screening Aid for the Ips, Orthotomicus, and Pseudips of North America

Online PowerPoint designed to enable efficient sorting and identification of North American Ips, Orthotomicus, and Pseudips beetles. View presentation on Ips, Orthotomicus, Pseudips beetles

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Cont​​act

Insect Pest Prevention & Management
635 Capitol St NE
Salem, OR 97301
Phone: 503-986-4636
Alt Phone: 1-800-525-0137​
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