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Please kindly identify this guy. - Marilia flexuosa
Please kindly identify this guy. - Marilia flexuosa
Austin, Travis County, Texas, USA
April 21, 2017
1 of 2 images of this specimen.

chironomid male 9mm - Chironomus - male
chironomid male 9mm - Chironomus - Male
Alviso EEC, Santa Clara County, California, USA
May 30, 2017
Size: 9 mm (measured)
5 of 5 images of this specimen.

Chironomid sp, male & female in web - Chironomus - male
Chironomid sp, male & female in web - Chironomus - Male
Alviso EEC, Santa Clara County, California, USA
May 30, 2017
Size: 9-10 mm (measured)
4 of 5 images of this specimen.
These two midges are spider prey. The female appears to have been wrapped up by the wingtips. The spider in question is TBD.

Beetle - Ptilodactyla serricollis - male
Beetle - Ptilodactyla serricollis - Male
Allison Park, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
June 6, 2017
4 of 4 images of this specimen.

Beetle - Ptilodactyla serricollis - male
Beetle - Ptilodactyla serricollis - Male
Allison Park, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
June 6, 2017
3 of 4 images of this specimen.

Beetle - Ptilodactyla serricollis - male
Beetle - Ptilodactyla serricollis - Male
Allison Park, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
June 6, 2017
2 of 4 images of this specimen.

Beetle - Ptilodactyla serricollis - male
Beetle - Ptilodactyla serricollis - Male
Allison Park, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
June 6, 2017
1 of 4 images of this specimen.

Dark-backed orange-striped leafhopper - Erythridula pfrimmeri
Dark-backed orange-striped leafhopper - Erythridula pfrimmeri
Rockburn Branch Park, Howard County, Maryland, USA
April 11, 2017
2 of 2 images of this specimen.

Dark-backed orange-striped leafhopper - Erythridula pfrimmeri
Dark-backed orange-striped leafhopper - Erythridula pfrimmeri
Rockburn Branch Park, Howard County, Maryland, USA
April 11, 2017
1 of 2 images of this specimen.

Black bark beetle - Phloeotribus liminaris
Black bark beetle - Phloeotribus liminaris
Rockburn Branch Park, Howard County, Maryland, USA
April 11, 2017
2 of 2 images of this specimen.