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5010564 Anomalon - Anomalon - female
5010564 Anomalon - Anomalon - Female
Sugar Creek FP, Illinois, USA
July 3, 2005
1 of 2 images of this specimen.
A. picticornis?

Shiny Black Ant - Monomorium
Shiny Black Ant - Monomorium
Harris County, Texas, USA
June 24, 2016
3 of 3 images of this specimen.

Shiny Black Ant - Monomorium
Shiny Black Ant - Monomorium
Harris County, Texas, USA
June 24, 2016
2 of 3 images of this specimen.

Shiny Black Ant - Monomorium
Shiny Black Ant - Monomorium
Harris County, Texas, USA
June 24, 2016
1 of 3 images of this specimen.
Thank you for your help.

Flabellate Grasshopper - Melanoplus occidentalis - female
Flabellate Grasshopper - Melanoplus occidentalis - Female
Hanover, El Paso County, Colorado, USA
September 29, 2016
2 of 2 images of this specimen.

Bombus on thistle - Bombus occidentalis - female
Bombus on thistle - Bombus occidentalis - Female
E. C. Manning Provincial Park, Lighting Lakes Day Use Area, Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen, British Columbia, Canada
September 14, 2016
Size: about 20 mm in length
Queen foraging on thistle. T4, T5, T6 were white, but this is not shown on the photo. She was a quick and strong flyer so I was only able to take one photo before I lost sight of her. Elevation about 4000ft.

Flabellate Grasshopper - Melanoplus occidentalis - female
Flabellate Grasshopper - Melanoplus occidentalis - Female
Hanover, El Paso County, Colorado, USA
September 29, 2016
1 of 2 images of this specimen.
Habitat: Shortgrass Prairie/Cholla Savannah

Aaron's Skipper - Poanes aaroni
Aaron's Skipper - Poanes aaroni
Bombay Hook NWR, Kent County, Delaware, USA
September 5, 2013
2 of 2 images of this specimen.

Aaron's Skipper - Poanes aaroni
Aaron's Skipper - Poanes aaroni
Bombay Hook NWR, Kent County, Delaware, USA
September 5, 2013
1 of 2 images of this specimen.
on Baccharis just off the marsh boardwalk trail

moth - Tallula atrifascialis
moth - Tallula atrifascialis
Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, USA
September 22, 2016