Archive for the 'Arthropod' Category

17
Sep
08

Spider with egg Sack – Sept 17 2008

I see this spider with its egg sack as I’m hiking on Lakeside trail.

05
Sep
08

Spider Eating a Walkingstick – Sept 5, 2008

As I’m heading home from work I notice this spider eating a walkingstick just outside the nature center. This seems like quite a good size meal for this spider.

Spider Eating a Walking Stick

25
Jun
08

Wolf Spider – June 25, 2008

This spider is found in the laundry room.

26
May
08

Spider with Iridescent green fangs

I find this small black and white spider in my house. I notice that it has iridescent green fangs. I wonder what advantage it is to have this adaptation?

 

 

Spider with green fangs

10
May
08

Mating Insects in front of Dining Hall – May 10 2008

23
Apr
08

Green Darner Dragonfly – April 23, 2008

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As I’m walking back to work from lunch, I spy these green darner dragonflies mating. They are strikingly beautiful! They are quite fierce in their aquatic stage nymph stage.

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09
Apr
08

Glow worms under a log – April 9 2008

Glow worms under a log – April 9 2008, originally uploaded by Camp Naturalist.

My assistant finds these two glow worms(lighting bug larva) under a log outside the nature center.