None of these are recent images
Never seen one with a bee before
Observed basking on rock with yellow-bellied sliders and texas river cooters. Any ideas as to the species in the middle with the yellow beak?
Texas Map Turtle piggybacking a Texas River Cooter.
Several Rabdotus along this foot path. Conditions were moist due to recent rain. Many were actively digging - radulating(?) - down into the wet dirt.
Tip of shell not yet broken off, rarity for this species.
Bagworm cocoon found along a drainage wetland pond in a River Willow tree.
Not used to seeing Gray Hairstreaks with open wings but 2nd shot seems to confirm this to be a gray hairstreak
One of several that were observed at Hornsby's Bend today. First personal documented sighting.