Body approx. 1.5cm. Produced extremely sticky strands.
Unidentified Robber Fly (Asilidae), SamTrans Marsh, South San Francisco, San Mateo County, California - 9 August 2014.
similar to an observation from the Pillar Point BioBlitz
a great place to watch hovering hawks in updraft
actively hunting for small animals
The frog was taking refuge at the base of a large zucchini plant located next to an artificial pond on our property
About 18 inches (45 cm) long. Black with yellow stripe down the back.
Can someone identify?
Found on a fennel plant, it had a forked orange structure that popped out of the back of its head when disturbed.