Bugs By Month: August Bugs Guide | ACNH - Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Switch)

This page shows all of the bugs that you can catch in August in Animal Crossing: New Horizons (ACNH). In addition to the time of day and location that bugs appear, you can find other information here to help you complete your bug encyclopedia.

Bugs You Can Catch in August (Northern Hemisphere)

No. Name Location Sell Price Time of Day
3 Tiger Butterfly ImageTiger Butterfly Flying 240 4 AM to 7 PM
5 Common Bluebottle ImageCommon Bluebottle Flying 300 4 AM to 7 PM
6 Paper Kite Butterfly ImagePaper Kite Butterfly Flying 1000 8 AM to 7 PM
7 Great Purple Emperor ImageGreat Purple Emperor Flying 3000 4 AM to 7 PM
9 Emperor Butterfly ImageEmperor Butterfly Flying 4000 5 PM to 8 AM (Next Day)
10 Agrias Butterfly ImageAgrias Butterfly Flying 3000 8 AM to 5 PM
11 Rajah BrookeRajah Brooke's Birdwing Flying 2500 8 AM to 5 PM
12 Queen AlexandraQueen Alexandra's Birdwing Flying 4000 8 AM to 4 PM
13 Moth ImageMoth Near outside lights 130 7 PM to 4 AM (Next Day)
14 Atlas Moth ImageAtlas Moth On trees 3000 7 PM to 4 AM (Next Day)
15 Madagascan Sunset Moth ImageMadagascan Sunset Moth Near flowers 2500 8 AM to 4 PM
16 Long Locust ImageLong Locust On the ground 200 8 AM to 7 PM
17 Migratory Locust ImageMigratory Locust On the ground 600 8 AM to 7 PM
18 Rice Grasshopper ImageRice Grasshopper On the ground 400 8 AM to 7 PM
19 Grasshopper ImageGrasshopper On the ground 160 8 AM to 5 PM
22 Mantis ImageMantis On flowers 430 8 AM to 5 PM
23 Orchid Mantis ImageOrchid Mantis On flowers 2400 8 AM to 5 PM
25 Wasp (Bee) ImageWasp (Bee) Trees when shaken 2500 Any time
26 Brown Cicada ImageBrown Cicada On trees 250 8 AM to 5 PM
27 Robust Cicada ImageRobust Cicada On trees 300 8 AM to 5 PM
28 Giant Cicada ImageGiant Cicada On trees 500 8 AM to 5 PM
29 Walker Cicada ImageWalker Cicada On trees 400 8 AM to 5 PM
30 Evening Cicada ImageEvening Cicada On trees 550 4 AM to 8 AM|4 PM to 7 PM
31 Cicada Shell ImageCicada Shell On trees 10 Any time
33 Darner Dragonfly ImageDarner Dragonfly On the ground 230 8 AM to 5 PM
34 Banded Dragonfly ImageBanded Dragonfly Flying 4500 8 AM to 5 PM
38 Pondskater ImagePondskater In ponds 130 8 AM to 7 PM
39 Diving Beetle ImageDiving Beetle In ponds 800 8 AM to 7 PM
40 Giant Water Bug ImageGiant Water Bug In ponds 2000 7 PM to 8 AM (Next Day)
41 Stinkbug ImageStinkbug On flowers 120 Any time
42 Man-Faced Stink Bug ImageMan-Faced Stink Bug On flowers 1000 7 PM to 8 AM (Next Day)
44 Tiger Beetle ImageTiger Beetle On the ground 1500 Any time
45 Jewel Beetle ImageJewel Beetle On tree stumps 2400 Any time
47 Citrus Long-Horned Beetle ImageCitrus Long-Horned Beetle On tree stumps 350 Any time
48 Rosalia Batesi Beetle ImageRosalia Batesi Beetle On tree stumps 3000 Any time
49 Blue Weevil Beetle ImageBlue Weevil Beetle On palm trees 800 Any time
51 Earth-Boring Dung Beetle ImageEarth-Boring Dung Beetle On trees 300 Any time
52 Scarab Beetle ImageScarab Beetle On trees - all 10000 11 PM to 8 AM (Next Day)
53 Drone Beetle ImageDrone Beetle On trees 200 Any time
54 Goliath Beetle ImageGoliath Beetle On palm trees 8000 5 PM to 8 AM (Next Day)
55 Saw Stag ImageSaw Stag On trees - all 2000 Any time
56 Miyama Stag ImageMiyama Stag On trees 1000 Any time
57 Giant Stag ImageGiant Stag On trees - all 10000 11 PM to 8 AM (Next Day)
58 Rainbow Stag ImageRainbow Stag On trees - all 6000 7 PM to 8 AM (Next Day)
59 Cyclommatus Stag ImageCyclommatus Stag On palm trees 8000 5 PM to 8 AM (Next Day)
60 Golden Stag ImageGolden Stag On palm trees 12000 5 PM to 8 AM (Next Day)
61 Giraffe Stag ImageGiraffe Stag On palm trees 12000 5 PM to 8 AM (Next Day)
62 Horned Dynastid ImageHorned Dynastid On trees 1350 5 PM to 8 AM (Next Day)
63 Horned Atlas ImageHorned Atlas On palm trees 8000 5 PM to 8 AM (Next Day)
64 Horned Elephant ImageHorned Elephant On palm trees 8000 5 PM to 8 AM (Next Day)
65 Horned Hercules ImageHorned Hercules On palm trees 12000 5 PM to 8 AM (Next Day)
66 Walking Stick ImageWalking Stick On trees - all 600 4 AM to 8 AM|5 PM to 7 PM
67 Walking Leaf ImageWalking Leaf Under trees 600 Any time
68 Bagworm ImageBagworm Trees when shaken 600 Any time
69 Ant ImageAnt On turnips 80 Any time
70 Hermit Crab ImageHermit Crab On the shore 1000 7 PM to 8 AM (Next Day)
71 Wharf Roach ImageWharf Roach On the rocky shore 200 Any time
72 Fly ImageFly On spoiled turnips and trash 60 Any time
73 Mosquito ImageMosquito Flying 130 5 PM to 4 AM (Next Day)
74 Flea ImageFlea On villagers 70 Any time
75 Snail ImageSnail On rocks in the rain 250 Any time
78 Spider ImageSpider Trees when shaken 600 7 PM to 8 AM (Next Day)
80 Scorpion ImageScorpion On the ground 8000 7 PM to 4 AM (Next Day)

Bugs You Can Catch in August (Southern Hemisphere)

No. Name Location Sell Price Time of Day
1 Common Butterfly ImageCommon Butterfly Flying 160 4 AM to 7 PM
6 Paper Kite Butterfly ImagePaper Kite Butterfly Flying 1000 8 AM to 7 PM
9 Emperor Butterfly ImageEmperor Butterfly Flying 4000 5 PM to 8 AM (Next Day)
11 Rajah BrookeRajah Brooke's Birdwing Flying 2500 8 AM to 5 PM
13 Moth ImageMoth Near outside lights 130 7 PM to 4 AM (Next Day)
25 Wasp (Bee) ImageWasp (Bee) Trees when shaken 2500 Any time
35 Damselfly ImageDamselfly On the ground 500 Any time
37 Mole Cricket ImageMole Cricket Underground 500 Any time
44 Tiger Beetle ImageTiger Beetle On the ground 1500 Any time
47 Citrus Long-Horned Beetle ImageCitrus Long-Horned Beetle On tree stumps 350 Any time
50 Dung Beetle ImageDung Beetle Near snowballs 3000 Any time
68 Bagworm ImageBagworm Trees when shaken 600 Any time
69 Ant ImageAnt On turnips 80 Any time
70 Hermit Crab ImageHermit Crab On the shore 1000 7 PM to 8 AM (Next Day)
71 Wharf Roach ImageWharf Roach On the rocky shore 200 Any time
72 Fly ImageFly On spoiled turnips and trash 60 Any time
75 Snail ImageSnail On rocks in the rain 250 Any time
76 Pill Bug ImagePill Bug Rocks when hit with a shovel 250 11 PM to 4 PM (Next Day)
77 Centipede ImageCentipede Rocks when hit with a shovel 300 4 PM to 23 PM
78 Spider ImageSpider Trees when shaken 600 7 PM to 8 AM (Next Day)
79 Tarantula ImageTarantula On the ground 8000 7 PM to 4 AM (Next Day)

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