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Collection Guide: Insects in Animal Crossing: Wild World (DS)

by: Finn Orfano ; edited by: Benjamin Sell ; updated: 5/25/2012 • Leave a comment

A printable collection guide to the insects in Animal Crossing: Wild World

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    Animal Crossing:Wild World has some new insects to collect and store in the museum over the core Animal Crossing game. This is part two in the guide to all the collectible insects in the game.

    Fruit Beetle – They sell for 100 bells and they too are on trees. They’ll be around all day from July to September, peaking around 7 p.m. to 8 a.m. in September.

    Mole Cricket – These are underground and they’ll be worth 280 bells. They’ll be out all day from November to May.

    Monarch Butterfly – These fly around flowers and they sell for 90 bells. You can see them from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. from September to November.

    Grasshopper – These are in grassy areas in town and they’ll sell for 160 bells. Grasshoppers are found from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. from August to September, peaking from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in September.

    Hercules Beetle – These are on the palm trees and you’ll see them from 11 p.m. to 8 a.m. from July to August.

    Honeybee – These go for 100 bells and they are around flowers in the town area. They’ll be seen from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. from March to August, peaking from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. from March to June.

    Mosquito – These fly all over town and they sell for 130 bells. Try and catch them 5 p.m. to 4 a.m. from June to September, they’ll peak though from 4 p.m. to 4 a.m. June through August.

    Moth – These are around lights in town from 7 p.m. to 4 a.m. May to September. They sell for 60 bells. Peak times for Moths are 9 p.m. to 4 a.m. from June to August.

    Oak Silk Moth – These are 1200 bells to sell and they are on trees. You’ll find them from 7 p.m. to 4 a.m. from June to September.

    Long Locust – These go for 200 bells and they are found in grassy spots from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. from August to November. They will reach peak around 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. from March to June.

    Longhorn Beetle – These sell for 260 and you’ll find them on trees from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. from June to August.

    Mantis – These sell for 430 bells and they are found on flowers from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in August to November. Peak times for Mantis are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. from September to November.

    Migratory Locust – These sell for 600 and they are in grass from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and from September to November. Peak times for these are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. from September to October.

    Saw Stag Beetle – These are 2000 bells and they are found on trees all day in July through August. They’ll peak from 9 p.m. to 4 a.m. from July to August.

    Orchid Mantis – These sell for 2400 and they are on flowers from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. from August to November. They’ll reach top volume from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. from September to November.

    Peacock Butterfly – These sell for 220 and they fly around flowers from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. from March to September. Peak volume times are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. from July to September.

    More of these collectible insects are in parts one and three of this series, make sure you can get all of them for the perfect collection and museum!