Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
MJ Hatfield, Contributing Editor
Full name:
MJ Hatfield
Contact:
I'm not very timely, but if anyone wants any specimens, especially for a long term collection or research, please contact me.
City, state, country:
100 Acre Wood, NE Iowa
Biography:

I'm a retired UPS driver who discovered insects by way of native plants.
Three of the sites where I look for insects.
Plymouth Rock:
http://tinyurl.com/corn2prairie
http://tinyurl.com/OneotaAntFarm-Woodland
Red Oak Prairie
http://tinyurl.com/RedOakPrairie
(view from) 100 Acre Wood
http://tinyurl.com/100AcreWood-winter

Iowa Insects Mailing List
http://www.cgrer.uiowa.edu/herbarium/InsectMaList.htm sponsored by the University of Iowa and supported by the Iowa Native Plant Society
Insect rearing and their life cycles:
http://www.buglifecycle.com
an enthusiastic supporter of Day of Insects
http://www.reimangardens.com/collections/insects/day-of-insects/

Caveat as to the debris on many of my insect photos: I often try to clean it off but usually lose body parts when I do. Please excuse.

I have much to learn. Many thanks to all of you.