Here is reference information for some of the insects I commonly use in my pieces.

NOTE that all of the insects I use in my art are farm raised butterflies from around the world that died from natural causes.

 

Blue Morpho butterfly: 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morpho_menelaus

morpho.jpg

Banded Morpho Butterfly:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Morpho_helenor

banded morpho.jpg

Sunset Moth:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chrysiridia_rhipheus

Mother of Pearl Butterfly:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Protogoniomorpha

Death Head Moth: 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Death%27s-head_hawkmoth

Cicada:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cicada

Owl Butterfly:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Owl_butterfly

Rhinocerous Beetle:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dynastinae

Great Mormon butterfly:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Papilio_polytes