Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

moth - Loxostege
moth - Loxostege
Cross Plains, Dane County, Wisconsin, USA
July 6, 2021

Hymenoptera
Hymenoptera
Agua Fria National Monument, Yavapai County, Arizona, USA
June 23, 2021
Size: Approximately 5 mm
3 of 3 images of this specimen.
SLAM trap R1 ​deployed 6/15 - 6/23
coll. Art Keith
riparian area

Hymenoptera
Hymenoptera
Agua Fria National Monument, Yavapai County, Arizona, USA
June 23, 2021
Size: Approximately 5 mm
2 of 3 images of this specimen.
SLAM trap R1 ​deployed 6/15 - 6/23
coll. Art Keith
riparian area

Hymenoptera
Hymenoptera
Agua Fria National Monument, Yavapai County, Arizona, USA
June 23, 2021
Size: Approximately 5 mm
1 of 3 images of this specimen.
SLAM trap R1 ​deployed 6/15 - 6/23
coll. Art Keith
riparian area

Hydrotrupes palpalis - male
Hydrotrupes palpalis - Male
Siquoc River - Water Canyon Camp, Santa Barbara County, California, USA
November 26, 2021
Size: 4mm
4 of 4 images of this specimen.

Hydrotrupes palpalis - male
Hydrotrupes palpalis - Male
Siquoc River - Water Canyon Camp, Santa Barbara County, California, USA
November 26, 2021
Size: 4mm
3 of 4 images of this specimen.

Hydrotrupes palpalis - male
Hydrotrupes palpalis - Male
Siquoc River - Water Canyon Camp, Santa Barbara County, California, USA
November 26, 2021
Size: 4mm
2 of 4 images of this specimen.

Hydrotrupes palpalis - male
Hydrotrupes palpalis - Male
Siquoc River - Water Canyon Camp, Santa Barbara County, California, USA
November 26, 2021
Size: 4mm
1 of 4 images of this specimen.
Jumped like a hopper! 4mm long - found in a mudhole along the Sisquoc.

Species det. Matthew Pintar. The behavior of the jumping closely matches that in the description: https://sci-hub.se/10.1649/072.066.0416. Out of the described range, but it seems a good match.

See details and discussion at https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/102097820.

Chrysididae
Chrysididae
Agua Fria National Monument, Yavapai County, Arizona, USA
June 23, 2021
Size: Approximately 2 mm
3 of 3 images of this specimen.
SLAM trap R1 ​deployed 6/15 - 6/23
coll. Art Keith
riparian area

Chrysididae
Chrysididae
Agua Fria National Monument, Yavapai County, Arizona, USA
June 23, 2021
Size: Approximately 2 mm
2 of 3 images of this specimen.
SLAM trap R1 ​deployed 6/15 - 6/23
coll. Art Keith
riparian area