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41 Results for INSECT

15 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences). See the dictionary definition.

Thursday, September 6, 201224DSix-footer? (3)Ben Pall
Tuesday, January 10, 201249DBeetle, for oneGary Cee
Tuesday, August 3, 20103DRaid targetPaula Gamache
Sunday, February 14, 201018DIt may have an antennaMatt Ginsberg and Pete Muller
Thursday, April 10, 20083DAntenna holder, maybeDavid J. Kahn
Friday, April 14, 200619ALowlifeJames E. Buell
Wednesday, April 5, 200644DEntomologist's interestPatrick Merrell
Friday, February 22, 200264ALadybird, for oneElizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, March 18, 200188AAntenna siteRichard Silvestri
Thursday, February 22, 200147DTreehopper, e.g.Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sunday, January 9, 200062DNet gain?Charles M. Deber
Tuesday, May 19, 19985DBugWilliam S. Cotter
Friday, April 5, 199629DSix-footer (3)J. Page
Friday, August 19, 199412DCreepy-crawlyMartin Ashwood-Smith
Tuesday, April 5, 199462ASix-footer? (3)Harvey Estes

26 results for INSECT from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Monday, May 4, 199252ABee or beetleMichael S. MaurerMaleska
Sunday, August 18, 199182AThrips, e.g.Jeanne WilsonMaleska
Monday, April 29, 19919DArthropod animalMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Wednesday, July 18, 19909DEntomologist's interestBetty HinmanMaleska
Tuesday, May 1, 199051AAnt or beeMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Thursday, September 22, 198850DThrips, e.g.William CanineMaleska
Friday, September 9, 19884DArthropodJesse RoarkeMaleska
Wednesday, May 18, 198824AHexapodMark DiehlMaleska
Tuesday, May 3, 19889DEntomological specimenSam Bellotto, Jr.Maleska
Saturday, March 12, 198840DThrips, e.g.William LutwiniakMaleska
Friday, October 24, 198645DGlowworm or earwigEli WesoffMaleska
Sunday, February 2, 198642DEarwig, e.g.Sam Bellotto Jr.Maleska
Saturday, February 9, 19856DThrips, e.g.Eugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sunday, October 14, 198462ADor or thripsBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Thursday, May 31, 198422AEntomologist's subjectHickmottMaleska
Thursday, November 24, 198363AHexapodJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Monday, October 29, 197944DEntomologist's interestN. M. MeyerMaleska
Tuesday, June 22, 197641ABugHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Tuesday, April 1, 197522ASpider or antBeverly J. SewardWeng
Thursday, June 13, 196857AMidge.UnknownFarrar
Monday, October 30, 19674DMantis.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 5, 196620ACicada.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, June 15, 196648DFirefly.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, March 31, 196530ASmall animal.UnknownFarrar
Friday, November 25, 19605DSmall invertebrate animal.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, September 11, 195537DLepidopter.Herbert EttensonFarrar

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