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Fourteen-spotted Lady Beetle - Propylea quatuordecimpunctata
Fourteen-spotted Lady Beetle - Propylea quatuordecimpunctata
Roslyn Harbor/Cedarmere, Nassau County, New York, USA
May 13, 2013
Beaten from Mugwort.

possible - Iridopsis obliquaria-
possible - Iridopsis obliquaria-
Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colorado, USA
May 12, 2013

Moth for ID - Spaelotis unicava
Moth for ID - Spaelotis unicava
Santee, San Diego County, California, USA
May 12, 2013
Size: Forewing length ~19 mm
My best match is 10927.1 – Spaelotis velicava based on images at MPG
Found at UV light near Santee Lakes

Ermine Moth - Argyresthia alternatella
Ermine Moth - Argyresthia alternatella
Johnson City, Washington County, Tennessee, USA
May 12, 2013

minutus ? - Rhizophagus sculpturatus
minutus ? - Rhizophagus sculpturatus
Enumclaw, King County, Washington, USA
May 4, 2013
Size: ~3.3
3 of 3 images of this specimen.

minutus ? - Rhizophagus sculpturatus
minutus ? - Rhizophagus sculpturatus
Enumclaw, King County, Washington, USA
May 4, 2013
Size: ~3.3
2 of 3 images of this specimen.

minutus ? - Rhizophagus sculpturatus
minutus ? - Rhizophagus sculpturatus
Enumclaw, King County, Washington, USA
May 4, 2013
Size: ~3.3 mm
1 of 3 images of this specimen.
Extracted from Lindgren funnel trap, believe to be Rhizophagus minutus. Confirmation appreciated.

Unidentified mayfly nymph - Ephemerella
Unidentified mayfly nymph - Ephemerella
Norris, Madison County, Montana, USA
May 13, 2013
Size: 6mm

Pygmy Bee Fly ? - Bombylius pygmaeus
Pygmy Bee Fly ? - Bombylius pygmaeus
Cap-Pele - Parc de l'Aboiteaux, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada
May 13, 2013
Size: est. 8mm
Patrolling ditch along with many Greater Bee Flies; this must be Bombylius pymaeus?

Sow Bug?
Sow Bug?
Norris, Madison County, Montana, USA
May 13, 2013
Size: 3/16" or 5mm
Netted and photographed today, May 13, 2013