Insects are hexapedes. The "hex" prefix means six while the "pod/pede" means legs.
Therefor not just insects, but any animal with six legs, like a deformed goat or a fictional dragon would be a hexapede.
What are some six legged animals that begin with the letter B?
All six legged animals would be insects. butterfly beetle bumble bee
Asked in Insects
What is the name of a six legged bug with a stinger on it and is tan brown?
The name of a six-legged bug with a stinger on it and it is tan brown in color could be a spider cricket. Spider crickets are fond of caves, forests, burrows and cellars. ...
Asked in Animal Life
What do you call six legged animals?
Animals with six legs are called "All adult insects have six legs and could be said to be hexapeds. Actually the term hexaped is not used, but the ancient Greeks referred to insects as hexapods, based on the Greek word for foot, pod. ". ...