Free Insect I.D. for Electronic Submissions
Ecologic Entomology provides free insect identification services for electronic submissions for residents of Massachusetts. Pictures should be in jpeg or TIFF formats only.
Email close-up pictures to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please avoid using digital zooms and try to submit only in-focus pictures.
Alternatively, you may mail or drop-off specimens to our office for examination. There is a $45 fee for physical examination and handling of specimens.
Send specimens to:
Ecologic Entomology LLC
Attention: Insect I.D.
527 Albany Street
Boston, MA 02118
Please mail only expired specimens in double zip-locked bags. Be sure to include your contact info and the specific place and environment where the specimen was found.
Drop-off at our office ($45 fee applies for physical examination and handling)
527 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Please contact us prior to coming to our office to be sure we have staff onsite to identify your specimen(s).
Specimens will be destroyed after identification.
Please enclose a check for $45 payable to Ecologic Entomology for all physical examination of specimens.