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

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

GAHH! Mite and yellow eggs

GAHH! Mite and yellow eggs
Basking Ridge, Somerset County, New Jersey, USA
May 6, 2010
Size: Entire image about 1 cm
THIS is what makes me mad. I was taking a picture of the dead fungus gnat under the garbage can and never noticed that there was a cool looking mite right next to it, and that yellow piece of yellow "fertilizer" turned out to be a cluster of eggs. (Taking out the garabage takes an hour because of the bugs under the cans, ex: springtails, mites, flies, spiders, ect)
Sorry about the dead bug.

Moved from ID Request.

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.