Insects on Coins (kind)

Palau 2010Canada 2017 SILVERAustralia 2010Russia 2008Canada 2014
SILVERwith Niobium EmbellishmentALUMINUM BRONZESILVERSILVER
Blue-eyed Hawker
Aeshna affinis
(Aeschnidae)
Canada Darner
Aeshna canadensis
(Aeschnidae)
Emperor Dragonfly
Anax imperator
(Aeschnidae)
Emperor Dragonfly
Anax imperator
(Aeschnidae)
Green Darner Dragonfly
Anax junius
(Aeschnidae)
Austria 2013 SILVERCook Islands 2000 SILVERTurkey 2016 SILVERMoldova 2013 SILVER
Giant Dragonfly
???
(Meganeuradae)
Rainforest Damselfly
Diphlebia lestoides
(Calopterygidae)
Damselfly
???
(Calopterygidae)
Southern Damselfly
Coenagrion mercuriale
(Agrionidae)
Canada 2013 SILVERUkraine 2018 BRASSTokelau Islands 2012 SILVERBelarus 2012 SILVER
Twelve-Spotted Skimmer
Libellula pulchella
(Libellulidae)
Banded Darter
Sympetrum pedemontanum
(Libellulidae)
Dragonfly
???
(Libellulidae)
Dragonfly
???
(Libellulidae)
Sint Eustatius 2013 BRONZE+COPPER-NICKELSan Andres 2015 BRASSCanada 2015 SILVER
Dragonfly
???
(Libellulidae)
Dragonfly
???
(Libellulidae)
Pygmy Snaketail Dragonfly
Ophiogomphus howei
(Gomphidae)
Ancient GreekSint Eustatius 2013Australia 2010Canada 2012Poland 2011
430BC SILVERCOPPER-NICKELALUMINUM BRONZESILVERBRASS
Praying Mantis
???
(Mantidae)
Prayling Mantis
???
(Mantidae)
Prayling Mantis
Mantis religiosa
(Mantidae)
Prayling Mantis
Mantis religiosa
(Mantidae)
Prayling Mantis
Mantis religiosa
(Mantidae)
Kazakhstan 2012Ukraine 2019Russia 2016Ukraine 2006Southeast Asia 1850
COPPER-NICKELBRASSTOMBAC+SILVER RINGSILVERTIN-ZINC
Giant Asian Mantis
Hierodula tenuidentata
(Mantidae)
Prayling Mantis
Iris polystictica
(Mantidae)
Stick-mimic Mantis
Empusa fasciata
(Mantidae)
Ukranian Grasshopper
Poecilimon ukrainicus
(Tettigoniidae)
Cricket
???
(Gryllidae?)
Australia 2010Australia 2014Palau 2010Ancient GreekSint Eustatius 2013
BRASSALUMINUM BRONZESILVER510BC SILVERCOPPER-NICKEL
Short-horned Grasshopper
Macrocara conglobata
(Acrididae)
Leichhardt's Grasshopper
Petasida ephippigera
(Acrididae)
African Desert Locust
Schistocerca gregaria
(Acrididae)
Locust & Wheat ears
???
(Acrididae)
Grasshopper
???
(Acrididae)
New Zealand 2009Palau 2011Cook Islands 2000Sint Eustatius 2013Sint Eustatius 2013
SILVERSILVERSILVERCOPPER-NICKELCOPPER-NICKEL
Giant weta
Deinacrida sp.
(Rhaphidophoridae)
Giant Prickly Stick Insect
Extatosoma tiaratum
(Phasmatidae)
Goliath Stick Insect
Eurycnema goliath
(Phasmatidae)
Pond Skater
???
(Gerridae)
Assassin Bug
???
(Reduviidae)
Southwest Asia 1850Ancient GreekBritish Bermuda 1990Australia 2010Palau 2006
TIN-ZINC468BC SILVERCOPPER-NICKELALUMINUM BRONZEGOLD
Bug
???
(Pentatomidae?)
Cicada
???
(Cicadidae)
17-Year Cicada
Magicicada septendecim
(Cicadidae)
Wattle Cicada
Cicadetta sp.
(Cicadidae)
Ant Lion Fly (Larva)
Hagenomyia micans
(Myrmeleontidae)
Russia 2019Palau 2009Palau 2011Canada 2011Turkey 2016
NICKEL+BRASSSILVERSILVERCOPPER-NICKELSILVER
Ribbon Lacewing
Lertha extensa
(Neomopteridae)
Seven-spotted Ladybird
Coccinella septempunctata
(Coccinelidae)
Seven-spotted Ladybird
Coccinella septempunctata
(Coccinelidae)
Seven-spotted Ladybird
Coccinella septempunctata
(Coccinelidae)
Seven-spotted Ladybird
Coccinella septempunctata
(Coccinelidae)
NewZealandish Niue
2011 SILVER2012 SILVER2013 GOLD-plated SILVER2014 SILVER
Seven-spotted Ladybird
Coccinella septempunctata
(Coccinelidae)
Seven-spotted Ladybird
Coccinella septempunctata
(Coccinelidae)
Seven-spotted Ladybird
Coccinella septempunctata
(Coccinelidae)
Seven-spotted Ladybird
Coccinella septempunctata
(Coccinelidae)
Australia 2010Australia 2015Annobon IslandsCameroon 2016Cameroon 2020
ALUMINUM BRONZEALUMINUM BRONZE2013 BRASSSILVERSILVER
Convergent Ladybird
Hippodamia californica
(Coccinelidae)
Variable Ladybird
Coelophora inaequalis
(Coccinelidae)
Ladybird Beetle
???
(Coccinelidae)
Ladybird Beetle
???
(Coccinelidae)
Ladybird Beetle
???
(Coccinelidae)
Palau 2008NewZealandish Niue 2016CanadaNewZealandish NiueCook Islands
GOLDGOLD with Swarovski2015 SILVER2017 SILVER2000 SILVER
Ladybird Beetle
???
(Coccinelidae)
Ladybird Beetle
???
(Coccinelidae)
Firefly
???
(Lampyridae)
European Common Glowworm
Lampyris noctiluca
(Lampyridae)
Jewel Beetle
Temognatha chevrolati
(Buprestidae)
Russia 2017Sumatra 2017Sumatra 2019Cook Islands 2017Canada 2017
NICKEL+BRASSALUMINUM-BRONZEALUMINUM-BRONZESILVERSILVER with Venetian Glass
Ground Beetle
Carabus tauricus
(Carabidae)
Oakwood Ground Beetle
Calosoma inquisitor
(Carabidae)
Calosoma Beetle
Calosoma sycophanta
(Carabidae)
Darkling Beetle
???
(Tenebrionidae)
Dogbane Leaf Beetle
Chrysochus auratus
(Chrysomelidae)
Slovakia 2001Slovakia 2015Hungary 2015Russia 2012Sumatra 2018
SILVERGOLDCOPPER-NICKELSILVERALUMINUM-BRONZE
Blue Longhorn Beetle
Rosalia alpina
(Cerambycidae)
Blue Longhorn Beetle
Rosalia alpina
(Cerambycidae)
Blue Longhorn Beetle
Rosalia alpina
(Cerambycidae)
Emerald Rosalia Beetle
Rosalia coelestis
(Cerambycidae)
Purpurbook Beetle
Purpuricenus kaehleri
(Cerambycidae)
Sumatra 2018PolandPolandRussia 2013 BRASS+
ALUMINUM-BRONZE1997 BRASS2010 BRASSCOPPER-NICKEL RING
Longhorned Beetle
Semanotus russicus
(Cerambycidae)
European Stag Beetle
Lucanus cervus
(Lucanidae)
European Stag Beetle
Lucanus cervus
(Lucanidae)
European Stag Beetle
Lucanus cervus
(Lucanidae)
Udmurtia 2013Transnistria 2006Fiji 2014Sumatra 2017Australia 2014
COPPERSILVERSILVERALUMINUM-BRONZEALUMINUM BRONZE
European Stag Beetle
Lucanus cervus
(Lucanidae)
European Stag Beetle
Lucanus cervus
(Lucanidae)
European Stag Beetle
Lucanus cervus
(Lucanidae)
European Stag Beetle
Lucanus cervus
(Lucanidae)
Rainbow Stag Beetle
Phalacrognathus muelleri
(Lucanidae)
ChuvashiaPalauAustralia 2012Cook IslandsNewZealandish Niue
2013 COPPER2006 GOLDALUMINUM BRONZE2017 SILVER2020 SILVER
European Rhinoceros Beetle
Oryctes nasicornis
(Scarabaeidae)
Rhinoceros Beetle
Oryctes rhinoceros
(Scarabaeidae)
Rhinoceros Beetle
Oryctes rhinoceros
(Scarabaeidae)
Rhinoceros Beetle
Oryctes rhinoceros
(Scarabaeidae)
Rhinoceros Beetle
Oryctes rhinoceros
(Scarabaeidae)
Cook IslandsBonaire Island 2013Sumatra 2019Sumatra 2019Cook Islands
2017 SILVERCOPPER-NICKELALUMINUM-BRONZEALUMINUM-BRONZE2017 SILVER
Yanbaru Long-armed Scarab
Cheirotonus jambar
(Scarabaeidae)
Hercules Beetle
Dynastes hercules
(Scarabaeidae)
Hercules Beetle
Dynastes hercules
(Scarabaeidae)
Goliath Beetle
Goliathus goliathus
(Scarabaeidae)
Goliath Beetle
Goliathus goliathus
(Scarabaeidae)
Sumatra 2017Isle of Man 2008Somalia 2008Cook Islands 2013Solomon Islands 2019
ALUMINUM-BRONZESILVER with CarnelianCOPPER-NICKELGOLD plated COPPERBLACK NICKEL with GOLD
Caucasus Giant Beetle
Chalcosoma caucasus
(Scarabaeidae)
Scarab Beetle
Scarabaeus sacer
(Scarabaeidae)
Scarab Beetle
Scarabaeus sacer
(Scarabaeidae)
Scarab Beetle
Scarabaeus sacer
(Scarabaeidae)
Scarab Beetle
Scarabaeus sacer
(Scarabaeidae)
NewZealandish Niue
2016 SILVER with Amber2017 GOLD plated
SILVER with Turqoise
2019 SILVER with Onyx2019 Black Ruthenium
SILVER with Ruby
2020 SILVER with Sapphire
Scarab Beetle
Scarabaeus sacer
(Scarabaeidae)
Scarab Beetle
Scarabaeus sacer
(Scarabaeidae)
Scarab Beetle
Scarabaeus sacer
(Scarabaeidae)
Scarab Beetle
Scarabaeus sacer
(Scarabaeidae)
Scarab Beetle
Scarabaeus sacer
(Scarabaeidae)
NewZealandish Niue 2020Fiji 2010Fiji 2012Canada 2019
SILVER with Green JasperSILVER with AmethystGOLDSILVERSILVER
Scarab Beetle
Scarabaeus sacer
(Scarabaeidae)
Scarab Beetle
Scarabaeus sacer
(Scarabaeidae)
Scarab Beetle
Scarabaeus sacer
(Scarabaeidae)
Scarab Beetle
Scarabaeus sacer
(Scarabaeidae)
Scarab Beetle
Scarabaeus sacer
(Scarabaeidae)
Solomon Islands 2014Ancient GreekCook IslandsAnnobon IslandsCrimeaSanMarino
SILVER535BC SILVER2017 SILVER2013 COPPER-NICKEL2014 COPPER1974 ALUMINUM
Scarab Beetle
Scarabaeus sacer
(Scarabaeidae)
Scarab Beetle
Scarabaeus sacer
(Scarabaeidae)
Scarab Beetle
Scarabaeus sacer
(Scarabaeidae)
Scarab Beetle
Scarabaeus sacer
(Scarabaeidae)
Scarab Beetle
Scarabaeus sacer
(Scarabaeidae)
Flower Chafer
Trichius gallicus
(Scarabaeidae)
Bonaire Is. 2013Cook IslandsCook IslandsCook IslandsCook Islands
COPPER-NICKEL2017 SILVER2017 SILVER2017 SILVER2017 SILVER
Scarab Beetle
???
(Scarabaeidae)
Scarab Beetle
???
(Scarabaeidae)
Scarab Beetle
???
(Scarabaeidae)
Scarab Beetle
???
(Scarabaeidae)
Scarab Beetle
???
(Scarabaeidae)
Ancient Greek 387BC SILVERSouthwest Asia 1850 TIN-ZINCGermany 2019 SILVERGermany 2020 SILVER
Honeybee
???
(Apidae)
Bee
???
(Apidae?)
Honeybee
???
(Apidae)
Honeybee
???
(Apidae)
Italy 1919Italy 1953Malta 1972Vatican city 1992Slovenia 1993USA 2014
COPPERALUMINUMALUMINUMALUMINUMALUMINUMCOPPER-NICKEL
Western Honeybee
Apis mellifera
(Apidae)
Western Honeybee
Apis mellifera
(Apidae)
Western Honeybee
Apis mellifera
(Apidae)
Western Honeybee
Apis mellifera
(Apidae)
Western Honeybee
Apis mellifera
(Apidae)
Bee
???
(Apidae?)
SanMarino 1974SanMarino 1986SanMarino 2001Poland 2010Poland 2015
ALUMINUMGOLDGOLDBRASSSILVER
Western Honeybee
Apis mellifera
(Apidae)
Western Honeybee
Apis mellifera
(Apidae)
Western Honeybee
Apis mellifera
(Apidae)
Western Honeybee
Apis mellifera
(Apidae)
Western Honeybee
Apis mellifera
(Apidae)
Morocco 2011Canada 2013Luxembourg 2013 ALUMINUM-Sint Eustatius 2013 BRASS+Cook Islands 2014
BRASSSILVERBRONZE+SILVER RINGCOPPER-NICKEL RINGGOLD plated SILVER
Western Honeybee
Apis mellifera
(Apidae)
Western Honeybee
Apis mellifera
(Apidae)
Western Honeybee
Apis mellifera
(Apidae)
Western Honeybee
Apis mellifera
(Apidae)
Western Honeybee
Apis mellifera
(Apidae)
Ukraine 2010 GOLDNewZealand 2016 SILVERNewZealand 2018 SILVERZambia 2010 COPPER-NICKELSouth Africa 2011 GOLD
Western Honeybee
Apis mellifera
(Apidae)
Western Honeybee
Apis mellifera
(Apidae)
Western Honeybee
Apis mellifera
(Apidae)
African Honeybee
Apis mellifera scutellata
(Apidae)
African Honeybee
Apis mellifera scutellata
(Apidae)
Cameroon 2019 SILVERTatarstan 2013 COPPERCanada 2019 SILVER
African Honeybee
Apis mellifera scutellata
(Apidae)
Bumble Bee
Bombus fragrans
(Anthophoridae)
Northern Bumble Bee and Bloom
Bombus polaris
(Anthophoridae)
Lithuania 2008Palau 2011Canada 2012Canada 2017
SILVERSILVERCOPPER-NICKELSILVER
Big-eyed Bumble Bee
Bombus confusus
(Anthophoridae)
Bumble Bee
Bombus latreille
(Anthophoridae)
Northern Bumble Bee
Bombus polaris
(Anthophoridae)
Northern Bumble Bee
Bombus polaris
(Anthophoridae)
Zambia 2010Cook Islands 2000Australia 2014Zambia 2010Sint Eustatius 2013
COPPER-NICKELSILVERALUMINUM BRONZECOPPER-NICKELCOPPER
Giant Hornet
???
(Vespidae)
Large Cuckoo Wasp
Stilbum cyanurum
(Chrysididae)
Cuckoo Wasp
Chrysis chrysis
(Chrysididae)
Red Harvester Ant
Pogonomyrmex barbatus
(Formicidae)
Slave-raiding Ant
Polyergus lucidus
(Formicidae)
SanMarino 1974SanMarinoLatvia 2003Zambia 2010Zambia 2010
ALUMINUM1986 GOLDCOPPER-NICKELCOPPER-NICKELCOPPER-NICKEL
Red Wood Ant
Formica rufa
(Formicidae)
Red Wood Ant
Formica rufa
(Formicidae)
Red Wood Ant
Formica rufa
(Formicidae)
Bullet Ant
Paraponera clavata
(Formicidae)
Jack Jumper Ant
Myrmecia pilosula
(Formicidae)
Australia 2010Australia 2014Australia 2015Tuvalu 2015
ALUMINUM BRONZEALUMINUM BRONZEALUMINUM BRONZESILVER
Giant Bull Ant
Myrmecia nigriceps
(Formicidae)
Venomous Bull Ant
Myrmecia pyriformis
(Formicidae)
Adventurous Ant
Myrmecia pyriformis
(Formicidae)
Australia's Bull Ant
Myrmecia pyriformis
(Formicidae)
USA 2014Chad 2015Niger 2005Zambia 2010
COPPER Plated ZINCCOPPER-NICKEL+BRASS RINGCOPPER-NICKEL+BRASS RINGCOPPER-NICKEL
Ant
???
(Formicidae)
Leaf-cutter Ant
Atta sp.
(Formicidae)
Malaria Mosquito
Anopheles anopheles
(Culicidae)
Mosquito
???
(Culicidae)
Somaliland 2016Australia 2010Australia 2014Zambia 2010
BRONZE+BRASS RINGALUMINUM BRONZEALUMINUM BRONZECOPPER-NICKEL
Fly
???
(Calliphoridae?)
Blow Fly
Protophormia terraenovae
(Calliphoridae)
Australian Sheep Blow Fly
Lucilia cuprina
(Calliphoridae)
Tsetse Fly
???
(Glossinidae)
Papua NewGuineaPapua NewGuineaChina 2009Australia 2010NewZealandish Niue
1972 BRONZE1990 GOLDSILVERALUMINUM BRONZE2010 SILVER
Paradise Birdwing
Ornithoptera paradisea
(Papilionidae)
Alexandra Birdwing
Ornithoptera alexandras
(Papilionidae)
Cairns Birdwing Butterfly
Ornithoptera priamus
(Papilionidae)
Cairns Birdwing
Ornithoptera priamus
(Papilionidae)
Apollo Parnassius
Parnassius apollo
(Papilionidae)
Southwest Asia 1850Somaliland 2016Congo democratic RepublicPoland 2014Canada 2006
TIN-ZINCBRONZE+BRASS RING2014 SILVERBRASSSILVER
Butterfly
???
(Papilionidae?)
Butterfly
???
(Papilionidae?)
Old World Swallowtail
Papilio machaon
(Papilionidae)
Old World Swallowtail
Papilio machaon
(Papilionidae)
Short-tailed Swallowtail
Papilio brevicauda
(Papilionidae)
Australia 2014Cook IslandsMauritius 1975Jamaica 1979Republic of Crimea
ALUMI. BRONZE2000 SILVERSILVERCOPPER-NICKEL2014 COPPER
Ulysses Butterfly
Papilio ulysses
(Papilionidae)
Ulysses Butterfly
Papilio ulysses
(Papilionidae)
Blue Swallowtail
Papilio manlius
(Papilionidae)
Homerus Swallowtail
Papilio homerus
(Papilionidae)
Southern Festoon
Zerynthia polyxena
(Papilionidae)
PhilippineAnnobon Islands 2013Bonaire Caribean Is.Bonaire Caribean IslandRussia 2016
1990 BRASSBRONZE+BRASS RING2012 COPPER-NICKEL2012 COPPER-NICKELSILVER
Kite Swallowtail
Graphium idaeoides
(Papilionidae)
Swallowtail
???
(Papilionidae)
Pink-spotted Cattleheart
Parides photinus
(Papilionidae)
Arcas Cattleheart
Parides arcas
(Papilionidae)
Chinese Windmill
Atrophaneura alcinous
(Papilionidae)
China 2009China 2009China 2009Poland 2014Sumatra 2019
SILVERSILVERSILVERBRASSALUMINUM-BRONZE
Aega Morpho
Morpho aega
(Morphodae)
Anna's Eighty-eight Butterfly
Diaethria anna
(Nymphalidae)
Yellow Pansy Butterfly
Precis hierta
(Nymphalidae)
Peacock Butterfly
Inachis io
(Nymphalidae)
Peacock Butterfly
Inachis io
(Nymphalidae)
Indonesia 2017Congo democratic RepublicCongo democratic RepublicPoland 2014Poland 2014
COPPER-NICKEL2002 SILVER2002 SILVERBRASSBRASS
Blue Buckeye Butterfly
Junonia coenia
(Nymphalidae)
Dark Greenish Butterfly
Euphaedra sp.
(Nymphalidae)
Red and Black Butterfly
Cymothoe sangaris
(Nymphalidae)
Purple Emperor
Apatura iris
(Nymphalidae)
Small Tortoiseshell
Aglais urticae
(Nymphalidae)
Sumatra 2019Bonaire Island 2012Bonaire Island 2012Congo democratic RepublicBonaire Island 2012Australia 2015
ALUMINUM-BRONZECOPPER-NICKELBRONZE2014 SILVERCOPPERALUMINUM BRONZE
Glasswing Butterfly
Greta oto
(Nymphalidae)
Zebra Longwing
Heliconius charitonia
(Nymphalidae)
Red Postman
Heliconius erato
(Nymphalidae)
Postman Butterfly
Heliconius melpomene
(Nymphalidae)
Stoplight Catone
Catonephele numilia
(Nymphalidae)
Ringed Xenica Butterfly
Geitoneura acantha
(Nymphalidae)
Mexico 1987Australia 2012Congo democratic RepublicIndonesia 2017Congo democratic Republic
SILVERALUMINUM BRONZE2014 SILVERCOPPER-NICKEL2002 SILVER
Wanderer Butterfly
Danaus plexippus
(Danaidae)
Wanderer Butterfly
Danaus plexippus
(Danaidae)
Monarch Butterfly
Danaus plexippus
(Danaidae)
Chestnut Tiger Butterfly
Parantica sita
(Danaidae)
Arcius Bluetail Butterfly
Phetus arcius
(Riodinidae)
British Guernsey 1998Bonaire Island 2012Poland 2014Canada 2013Congo democratic Republic
SILVERCOPPER-NICKELBRASSCOPPER-NICKEL2014 SILVER
Brimstone Butterfly
Gonepteryx aspasia
(Pieridae)
Angled Sulphur
Anteos maerula
(Pieridae)
Large White
Pieris brassicae
(Pieridae)
Eastern Tailed Blue Butterfly
Cupido comyntas
(Lycaenidae)
Mazarine Blue
Polyommatus semiargus
(Lycaenidae)
Sumatra 2019Ukraine 2020British Guernsey 1997Indonesia 2018Indonesia 2018
ALUMINUM-BRONZECOPPER-NICKELSILVERCOPPER-NICKELCOPPER-NICKEL
Madagscan Sunset Moth
Chrysiridia rhipheus
(Uraniidae)
Owlet Moth
Staurophora celsia
(Noctuidae)
Emperor Moth
Saturnia pavonia
(Saturniidae)
Atlas Moth
Attacus atlas
(Saturniidae)
Comet Moth
Argema mittrai
(Saturniidae)
Poland 2014Poland 2014Poland 2014TransnistriaAnnobon Islands 2013
BRASSBRASSBRASS2011 SILVERBRASS+NICKEL RING
Garden Tiger Moth
Arctia caja
(Arctiidae)
Black Arches
Lymantria monacha
(Lymantriidae)
Poplar Hawk Moth
Laothoe populi
(Sphingidae)
Death's Head Hawk Moth
Acherontia atropos
(Sphingidae)
Hawk Moth
???
(Sphingidae)

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