Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Discussion of 2018 gathering

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington

TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#313737
Congregation on a blade - Melissodes bimaculatus - male

Congregation on a blade - Melissodes bimaculatus - Male
Allentown, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, USA
August 2, 2009
Size: 15mm
Sure enough, they were still there the next morning - and this time, neatly arranged in a grouping of four - two head-side-up, two head-side-down.

Images of this individual: tag all
Congregation on a blade (Melissodes bimaculata) - Melissodes bimaculatus - male Congregation on a blade - Melissodes bimaculatus Congregation on a blade - Melissodes bimaculatus - male