Tag Archives: backyard bugs

04.21.2015 Firefly Larva

Be prepared…not everyone will find this larva as attractive as I do, but it is pretty cool and will eventually provide a summer light show in my backyard.  I was letting Murphy out when I found a couple of firefly … Continue reading

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08.14.2014 Back to the buggies

Here are a few shots of Bugs and Friends from the backyard. Cocklebur Weevil (Rhodobaenus quinquepunctatus) on a Boneset leafBuffalo Treehopper (Ceresa taurina) on a grass stalkAn Assassin Bug nymph on BonesetAnd what has been suggested is a Ornate Snipe Fly (Chrysopilus ornatus) … Continue reading

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