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In answer to the question, "What have you done for me lately?" :-) Here it is.
New Stuff Here
Spider Looking bug with fuzzy white tail
My husband and I found these while cutting down firewood on our property. We live in Michigan, and these were found on Sept. 18. They look like they
Green Caterpiller With Bush Spikes (Io moth caterpillar)
Look like green bushy spikes and red ring around side of body
blue wings and long (Antlion adult)
long with pretty blue wings. Live in Orlando FL weird bug capital of the world. Just want to know if this guy will suck out my soul or if he should live
Grey furry caterpillar (Davis' Tussock moth caterpillar)
Discovered this caterpillar on our mulberry tree in Southeast Colorado (Pritchett, CO) MUNCHING with hundreds of its brothers and sisters. I care for many
Wasp or Bee Hive? (Bald-faced hornet nest)
This very large hive is in the bush of my daughter's Brooklyn front yard. I tried to see if it was wasps, as suggested, but it looked like bees...not very
Black Insects Page 4
find out what black insects are in your garden and have them identified by entomologist
Caterpillar Pictures and Identification Page 7
Page 7 in series of caterpillar pictures and names for readers of Doug Greens Garden
Cluster of Orange-Bodied Bugs (Leaf-footed bug nymphs)
Location: New Orleans, LA Behavior: I found these insects on my Malabar Spinach plant (last week of August). They were clustered together almost hidden—and
Black headed caterpillars (Dogwood sawfly larvae)
Found several clusters of these on underside of ornamental dogwood shrub today. They are not eating much and I like to encourage moths and butterflies.
Big Eyed brown Bug (Hanging-thieves robber fly)
This guy was in our garden shed. He was very large, about the size of a...well, this is weird, I can't think of a comparable. maybe 2 to 2.5 tall