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Small beetle on Calystegia macrostegia near Simi Valley
Small beetle on Calystegia macrostegia near Simi Valley
Simi Valley, Ventura County, California, USA
April 30, 2013

A new species of Metaxaglaea (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae, Cuculliinae)
By John G. Franclemont
Entomological News 79: 57-63, 1968

Moth at Morro Bay
Moth at Morro Bay
Los Osos, San Luis Obispo County, California, USA
April 23, 2013

Skipper at Morro Bay - Polites sabuleti
Skipper at Morro Bay - Polites sabuleti
Los Osos, San Luis Obispo County, California, USA
April 23, 2013

Yellow-faced Bumble Bee? - Bombus vosnesenskii - female
Yellow-faced Bumble Bee? - Bombus vosnesenskii - Female
Los Osos, San Luis Obispo County, California, USA
April 23, 2013

Beetle on white alder - Altica
Beetle on white alder - Altica
La Honda Creek OSP, San Mateo County, California, USA
May 22, 2013
Size: <1cm?
2 of 2 images of this specimen.
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Beetle on white alder - Altica
Beetle on white alder - Altica
La Honda Creek OSP, San Mateo County, California, USA
May 22, 2013
Size: <1cm?
1 of 2 images of this specimen.
The adult on the alder leaves mentioned here:


Driscoll Ranch property.

Orthodes majuscula / Rustic Quaker - Orthodes majuscula
Orthodes majuscula / Rustic Quaker - Orthodes majuscula
South River, Middlesex County, New Jersey, USA
May 29, 2013

Pyrrhia aurantiago (Guenée, 1852) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) in Louisiana
By Vernon Antoine Brou Jr.
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Arthropod larva?
Arthropod larva?
Seattle at Myrtle Edwards Park, King County, Washington, USA
May 26, 2013
I inadvertently photographed this one during a minus 3 low tide. On a mollusk. I think it is a diptera larva.