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Enchenopa sp. - Enchenopa
Enchenopa sp. - Enchenopa
Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, USA
Imaged on a Leica M420 Macroscope. Montage of an image stack assembled using the Stackfocuser plugin under ImageJ.

Caterpillar
Caterpillar
South of San Jose, San Francisco Bay Area County, California, USA
February 12, 2008
On a grassy, rocky west-facing hillside. Had embedded itself in a dried cow-pie.

Caterpillar - Dargida procinctus
Caterpillar - Dargida procinctus
South of San Jose, San Francisco Bay Area County, California, USA
February 12, 2008
On a grassy, rocky west-facing hillside.

Hubbard's Silk Moth - Syssphinx hubbardi
Hubbard's Silk Moth - Syssphinx hubbardi
Skull Valley, (WSW of Prescott 10 miles), Yavapai County, Arizona, USA
July 19, 2007
2 of 2 images of this specimen.

Hubbard's Silk Moth - Syssphinx hubbardi
Hubbard's Silk Moth - Syssphinx hubbardi
Skull Valley, (WSW of Prescott 10 miles), Yavapai County, Arizona, USA
July 19, 2007
1 of 2 images of this specimen.
added coverage & measurement.

Hubbards' Silk Moth eggs - Syssphinx hubbardi - female
Hubbards' Silk Moth eggs - Syssphinx hubbardi - Female
Skull Valley, (WSW of Prescott 10 miles), Yavapai County, Arizona, USA
July 18, 2007
4 of 4 images of this specimen.
Moth #07-226 was held overnight to get pictures of it's underwing & it layed these eggs in the container.

Moth # 07-226 - Syssphinx hubbardi - female
Moth # 07-226 - Syssphinx hubbardi - Female
Skull Valley, (WSW of Prescott 10 miles), Yavapai County, Arizona, USA
July 18, 2007
3 of 4 images of this specimen.
Added image to show eggs layed in contained while held overnight & to show abdominal coloration.

Oxybelus ?? - Oxybelus
Oxybelus ?? - Oxybelus
Aromas, San Benito County, California, USA
July 19, 2007
Size: ~7mm
2 of 2 images of this specimen.

Oxybelus ?? - Oxybelus
Oxybelus ?? - Oxybelus
Aromas, San Benito County, California, USA
July 19, 2007
Size: ~7mm
1 of 2 images of this specimen.
Cleaning up some unknowns in my files, found this photo, taken in our garden. (live oak/chaparral habitat). Perhaps the same as .

tiny beetle - Sericoderus
tiny beetle - Sericoderus
Aromas, San Benito County, California, USA
February 12, 2008
Size: ~1mm
2 of 2 images of this specimen.