90+ Insects Name : Learn Insects name in Hindi

About Insects Name: The “insect” word is taken from the Latin word ”Insectum” which has the meaning “having been cut into”, or “full of holes”. Insects are invertebrate creatures with a chitinous exoskeleton, three pairs of jointed legs, a segmented body, and typically two pairs of wings.

If you want to know that what is the Hindi name of the Insect then let us tell you that the insect is known as Keeda in Hindi.

Insects in Hindi = कीड़े


There are over 5 Lakh species of insects and they form an important part of the world’s fauna. Interesting thing is that Insects can be found on every continent of our world except Antarctica. Today in this post we will tell you the names of various types of insects.


Insects Name in Hindi & English


As we have just told you that there are many species of insects in the world so it can be difficult to remember the names of the insects, Due to this in this post, we have divided the list of insects into three types and they are Flying insects, Crawling insects and Poisonous insects.

Other than this we have also shown some Rare Found Insects. Now one by one let us know the name of insects in English as well as in Hindi.


Name of Flying Insects

fly in hindi


1. Insect Name – Fly

Insect Name in Hindi – मक्खी

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Diptera


bumble bee in hindi


2. Black Bee / Bumble Bee

Name in Hindi – भवरा

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Xylocopa


Mosquito in hindi


3. Mosquito

Insect Name in Hindi – मच्छर

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Culicidae


Butterfly in hindi


4. Butterfly

Name in Hindi – तितली

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Rhopalocera


Grasshoper in hindi


5. Insect Name – Grasshopper

Name in Hindi – टिड्डा

Scientific Name – Varies with Species


Firefly in hindi


6. Firefly

Name in Hindi – जुगनू

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Lampyridae


Locust in hindi


7. Locust

Insect Name in Hindi – टिड्डी

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Schistocerca gregaria


Slough in hindi


8. Slough

Name in Hindi – केंजुली

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Unknown


Greenfly in hindi


9. Greenfly

Name in Hindi – हरी मक्खी

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Aphidoidea


Cricket insect in hindi


10. Insect Name – Cricket

Name in Hindi – झींगुर

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Grylloidea



Wasp in hindi


11. Wasp

Name in Hindi – वास्प

Scientific Name – Varies with Species


Fuitfly in hindi


12. Fruit Fly

Name in Hindi – फल मक्खी

Scientific Name – Drosophila melanogaster


Moth in hindi


13. Moth

Insect Name in Hindi – कीट / पतंगा

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Lepidoptera


Water Scorpion in hindi


14. Water Scorpion

Name in Hindi – पनबिच्छु

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Nepidae


Snakefly in hindi


15. Insect Name – Snakefly

Name in Hindi – स्नेकफ्लाई

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Raphidioptera


Ladybug in hindi


16. Ladybugs / Ladybird

Insect Name in Hindi – सोनपंखी / इद्रगोप

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Coccinellidae


dragonfly in hindi


17. Dragonfly

Name in Hindi – ड्रैगनफ्लाई / व्याध पतंग

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Anisoptera


Honeybee in hindi


18. Honey Bee

Name in Hindi – मधुमखी

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Apis


Mayfly in hindi


19. Insect Name – Mayfly

Name in Hindi – अल्पायु मक्षिका

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Ephemeroptera


Brown Marmorated Stink Bug in hindi


20. Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

Insect Name in Hindi – बदबू कीड़ा

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Halyomorpha halys



Note:  There are many insects that contain various species and with each species, their scientific name also changes. So this is the reason why we have written “Varies with Species” in front of the scientific name of many insects.


Names of Crawling Insects

ant in hindi


1. Insect Name – Ant

Insect Name in Hindi – चींटी

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Formicidae

lice in hindi


2. Louse / Lice

Insect Name in Hindi – जूं

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Phthiraptera


flea in hindi


3. Flea

Name in Hindi – पिस्सु

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Siphonaptera

earthworm in hindi


4. Insect Name – Earthworm

Name in Hindi – केंचुआ

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Lumbricina

cockroach in hindi


5. Cockroach

Name in Hindi – तिलचिट्टा

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Varies with Species


shrimp in hindi


6. Shrimp

Insect Name in Hindi – झींगा

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Varies with Species


snail in hindi


7. Snail

Name in Hindi – घोंघा

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Gastropoda


black ant in hindi

8. Insect Name – Black ant

Name in Hindi – चींटा

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Lasius niger


badbug in hindi


9. Bad Bug

Insect Name in Hindi – खटमल

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Cimex lectularius

Leech in hindi


10. Leech

Name in Hindi – जोंक

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Hirudinea


Red velvet mite in hindi


11. Insect Name – Red Velvet Mite

Name in Hindi – रानी कीड़ा

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Trombidiidae


silkworm in hindi


12. Silkworm

Name in Hindi – रेशम की कीड़ा

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Bombyx mori


Catterpillar in hindi


13. Caterpillar

Insect Name in Hindi – इल्ली

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Varies with Species


Leafinsect in hindi


14. Leaf Insect

Name in Hindi – पत्ती कीड़ा

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Phylliidae

Termites in hindi


15. Insect Name – White ant / Termite

Name in Hindi – दीमक

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Isoptera


Woodworm in hindi


16. Woodworm

Name in Hindi – घुन

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Varies with Species


Gnat in hindi


17. Gnat

Insect Name in Hindi – डंस

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Varies with Species


Praying mantis in hindi


18. Praying Mantis

Name in Hindi – बद्धहस्त कीट

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Mantodea


Beetle in hindi


19. Insect Name – Beetle

Name in Hindi – मोगरी

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Coleoptera


hornets in hindi


20. Hornets

Name in Hindi – भिंड

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Vespa


Stick insect in hindi

21. Insect Name – Stick Insect

Insect Name in Hindi – कठकीडा

Scientific Name (वैज्ञानिक नाम) – Phasmatodea



Note: Many people consider Frog, Lizard, Crab, Spider, Centipede, Scorpion, Chameleon, Conchs, Slug, Millipede, Tick as insects but the actual truth is these all are Animals, not Insects. In fact, many of these animals eat insects. So from now on if someone calls these as insects in front of you, then please correct them.


Poisonous or Dangerous Insects Name


1. Kissing Bugs

2. The Cow Killer

3. Asian Giant Hornets

4. Termites

5. Tsetse Flies

6. Giant Resin Bees

7. Tarantula Hawks

8. The Red Fire Ant

9. Puss Caterpillars

10. German Yellowjackets

11. Bed Bugs

12. Blister Beetles

13. Bald-Faced Hornets

14. Wheel Bugs

15. Japanese Oriental Wasp

16. Velvet Ants

17. Emerald Ash Borers

18. Saddleback Caterpillars

19. Deer Ticks

20. Chiggers

21. Bullet Ants

22. Mountain Pine Beetles


Rare Found Insects Name


1. Rice Weevil

2. Black Cutworm (Dark sword-grass)

3. Stoneflies (Plecoptera)

4. Net Winged Insects (Neuroptera)

5. Black Horse Fly (Mourning fly)

6. Convergent Lady Beetle

7. Squash Bug (Anasa tristis)

8. Assassin Bug (Reduviidae)

9. Carpenter Bee

10. Hoverflies (Syrphid fly)

11. Skin Beetles (Dermestid beetle)

12. Blowfly (Calliphoridae)

13. Black Carpenter Ant

14. Cabbage Butterfly (Pieris rapae)

15. Weevil (Coleoptera)

16. Corn earworm

17. Squash bug (Anasa tristis)

18. Giant Swallowtail (Lepidoptera)

19. Bed Bug (Cimicosis)

20. Skin beetles (Dermestid beetle)

21. Cicadas (Cicadoidea)

22. Scarab Beetle (Scarabaeidae)

23. Crambus (Sod webworm)

24. Treehopper (Membracidae)

25. Atlas Beetle (Coleoptera)

26. Bua

27. Angular Winged Katydid (Microcentrum)

28. Ground Beetle (Carabidae)

29. True Bugs (Hemiptera)

30. Carpenter Ant (Camponotus)

31. Froghopper (Spittlebug)

32. Bagworm Moths (Psychidae)


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तो दोस्तों ये थे कुछ कीड़ों के नाम (Insects name in hindi)। अगर आप इनके अलावा और कीड़ों के नाम जानते हैं तो हमें नीचे कमेंट करके बता सकते हैं। अगर हमारी ये पोस्ट मददगार लगी हो तो इसे अपने दोस्तों के साथ भी शेयर करें साथ ही सोशल मीडिया पर इसे शेयर करें।

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