Photos / Sounds

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 10:32 AM EDT

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P1560709

What

Milkweed bug Oncopeltus fasciatus

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 10:33 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 10:34 AM EDT

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P1560721

What

eastern carpenter bee Xylocopa virginica

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 10:35 AM EDT

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Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 10:36 AM EDT

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Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 10:37 AM EDT

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P1560746

What

Common Eastern Bumblebee Bombus impatiens

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 10:40 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 10:40 AM EDT

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What

Sachem (Atalopedes campestris) Atalopedes campestris

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 10:42 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 10:46 AM EDT

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P1560784

What

Blue-winged Wasp Scolia dubia

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 10:47 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

P1560786

What

wheel bug Arilus cristatus

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 11:04 AM EDT
Plants

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What

Plants Kingdom Plantae

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 11:13 AM EDT

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P1560792

What

common whitetail Plathemis lydia

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 11:18 AM EDT

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P1560794

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 11:20 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

P1560798

What

Fowler's toad Anaxyrus fowleri

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 11:26 AM EDT

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What

Terns Family Laridae

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 11:59 AM EDT

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What

Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 12:10 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

P1560817

What

belted kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 12:18 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 12:20 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Angiosperms Phylum Magnoliophyta

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 12:24 PM EDT

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P1560832

What

Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 01:40 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Genus Clavulinopsis Genus Clavulinopsis

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 01:42 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 01:47 PM EDT
Fungi

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P1560845

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 01:49 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 01:54 PM EDT

Description

With spider prey. Alternatively to a Gnamptopelta obsidianator ID (http://bugguide.net/node/view/4734), it could be a spider wasp (Pompilidae family). BugGuide lists them as "likely mimics of such wasps as Entypus and Pepsis menechma."

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P1560867

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 02:02 PM EDT

Description

Possibly on an old Scorias spongiosa patch underneath a beech blight aphid colony?

Photos / Sounds

What

beech blight aphid Grylloprociphilus imbricator

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 02:05 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

P1560882

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 02:05 PM EDT

Description

Specialist fungi -- fresh!

Photos / Sounds

P1560892

Observer

muir

Date

September 20, 2014 02:16 PM EDT