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Gazelle Scarab - Digitonthophagus gazella - male
Gazelle Scarab - Digitonthophagus gazella - Male
Lady Lake, Lake County, Florida, USA
July 13, 2006
Size: 10mm-11mm
1 of 2 images of this specimen.
These two came to my light. Chilled and released. ID'd with images in guide.

Geometric Design Moth - Ecliptopera atricolorata
Geometric Design Moth - Ecliptopera atricolorata
Near Ruraldale, Upshur County, West Virginia, USA
July 18, 2006
ID help on this attractive moth would be appreciated!

Horse fly - Tabanus sulcifrons - female
Horse fly - Tabanus sulcifrons - Female
Lady Lake, Lake County, Florida, USA
July 14, 2006
Size: 24mm-body
This was a beautiful horse fly. Could it be Tabanus sulcifrons? Came to light, chilled and released.

Rove beetle - Pinophilus
Rove beetle - Pinophilus
Lady Lake, Lake County, Florida, USA
July 14, 2006
Size: 20mm
1 of 2 images of this specimen.
Another one came, and I tried to get shots of the pads on the forelegs, could not get them in focus very well. Came to light, chilled and released.

Rove beetle - Pinophilus
Rove beetle - Pinophilus
Lady Lake, Lake County, Florida, USA
July 12, 2006
Size: 16mm
1 of 2 images of this specimen.
I have never seen one with forelegs like this, it did not use them to walk, it kept them folded in. Came to light.

Earwig - Labidura riparia - male
Earwig - Labidura riparia - Male
Lady Lake, Lake County, Florida, USA
July 10, 2006
Size: 18mm,25mm,w/pincers
This was a good size earwig, came to light.

TreeHopper - Stictocephala basalis
TreeHopper - Stictocephala basalis
Newport News, Virginia, USA
July 16, 2006
3 of 3 images of this specimen.

TreeHopper - Stictocephala basalis
TreeHopper - Stictocephala basalis
Newport News, Virginia, USA
July 16, 2006
2 of 3 images of this specimen.

TreeHopper - Stictocephala basalis
TreeHopper - Stictocephala basalis
Newport News, Virginia, USA
July 16, 2006
1 of 3 images of this specimen.

Stink Bug - Mormidea lugens
Stink Bug - Mormidea lugens
Ozark Mountains, Searcy County, Arkansas, USA
July 16, 2006
Size: 5mm
mid-PM ... along road through woods.