HELPFUL SOURCES FOR INSECT ID
BOOKS WEB SITES
General Insects of Britain and Western Europe - Michael Chinnery https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/insect morphology
Insects of Ireland - Stephen Mccormack & Eugenie Regan www.royensoc.co.uk
British Insects - The Royal Entomological Society www.bijlmakers.com/insects/key-to-insect-orders
Diptera Britain's Hoverflies - Stuart Ball & Roger Morris www.dipteristsforum.org.uk
Hymenoptera Field Guide to Bees of Great Britain & Ireland -Steven Falk www.bwars.com
Solitary Wasps - Peter Yeo & Sarah Corbet
Ants - Garry Skinner & Geoffrey Allen
Coleoptera A Key to the Families of British Beetles - D Unwin/FSC http://www.thewcg.org.uk
Ladybirds of Britain & Ireland - Roy,Brown,Frost & Poland http://www.colepterist.org.uk
Guide to the Ladybird Larvae of British Isles - FSC
**** The Carabide of Britain & Ireland - Martin Luff
Lepidoptera A Guide to the Butterflies of Ireland - DNFC www.butterflyireland.com
Moths of Great Britain & Ireland - Waring & Townsend www.butterfly-conservation.org
Micromoths of Great Britain & Ireland - Sterling & Parsons www.ukleps.org
Collins Field Guide to Caterpillars - Carter & Hargreaves www.mothsireland.com
Colour Identification Guide to Caterpillars of the British Isles - Porter www.ukmoths.org.uk
Hemiptera A Key to the Families of British Bugs - Unwin - FSC www.britishbugs.org.uk
Shieldbugs of Surrey - Roger Hawkins
Odonata Dragonflies and Damselflies of Great Britain &  Ireland - Steve Brooks http://dragonflysoc.org.uk
Orthoptera Grasshoppers & Crickets - Ted Benton
**** The Royal Entomological Society publishes many other very useful www.royalensoc.co.uk
insect guides in this range in conjunction with the Field Studies Council www.field-studies-council.org
who also produce good fold out guides 

DOROTHY LYLE