I thought this was a milkweed bug, but the description is for east of the Rockies. There are many of these insects on the milkweed plants and many are mating.
9 hens, 1 tom
Growing on a stick in our yard a few days after the rain, very slimy at base
I was driving up Centennial and saw 3 toms and at least 7 hens. There could have been more, but I could not stop to count
three toms and at least 7 hens- there could have been more, but I was driving and could not stop to count. They were across Centennial Drive from the swimming pool. The Toms were displaying
Found under cutting of Eukalyptus trunk.
Sitting on top of an oak
Yellow with 20 spots
White line sphinx
Ok an oak tree
Found at mudflat near boathouse; brought into classroom behind boathouse for identification.
Nereid polychaete, also known as a pile worm, found at mudflat near boathouse.
Found at mudflat near boathouse; brought in to classroom behind boathouse for identification. Introduced species, many specimens.
Gregarious throughout park under Pinus radiata.