Insects

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P1550376

What

Insects Class Insecta

Observer

muir

Date

August 29, 2014 12:22 PM EDT

Place

Del Ray (Google, OSM)

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What

Sachem Atalopedes campestris

Observer

muir

Date

September 21, 2014 05:50 PM EDT

Place

Del Ray (Google, OSM)

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P1560952

What

european starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

muir

Date

September 21, 2014 05:56 PM EDT

Place

Del Ray (Google, OSM)

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P1560955

What

White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis

Observer

muir

Date

September 21, 2014 06:02 PM EDT

Place

Del Ray (Google, OSM)

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P1560956

What

house finch Haemorhous mexicanus

Observer

muir

Date

September 21, 2014 06:03 PM EDT

Place

Del Ray (Google, OSM)

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P1560937

What

Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata

Observer

muir

Date

September 21, 2014 05:45 PM EDT

Description

Done in by a Cooper's.

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What

Cooper's hawk Accipiter cooperii

Observer

muir

Date

September 21, 2014 05:45 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Monarch Butterfly Danaus plexippus

Observer

danielleaube

Date

September 28, 2014 04:51 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

jywaroich

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

-red brown ant
-abdomen a round cone shape

Tags

ant

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Square

Observer

jywaroich

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

- 0.2 cm
- color: light red brown
- worker ant
- soldier

Tags

ant

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jywaroich

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

- abdomen rounded cone shape
- 0.1 cm
- black

Tags

ant

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Observer

jywaroich

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

- Black
- 0.4 cm
- has post-petiolar and epinotal
- has small black hairs

Tags

ant

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What

Carpenter Ants Genus Camponotus

Observer

jywaroich

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

- light brown color
- antenna
- 6 legs
- small hairs all over
- 0.7 cm long
- worker

Tags

ant

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Observer

layymkayy

Date

September 26, 2014 02:50 PM EDT

Description

This is a queen ant who has recently lost her wings. This indicates that she is probably a founder queen.

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What

Eastern Gray Squirrel Sciurus carolinensis

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

September 22, 2014 05:51 PM EDT

Description

Bad pics, but good enough to see that it's melanistic!

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Square

Observer

rprather

Date

September 12, 2014

Place

GWU (Google, OSM)

Description

Saw it on lavender plants outside of the GW Psychology Dept. building.

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Square

What

Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies Order Hymenoptera

Observer

rprather

Date

September 12, 2014

Place

GWU (Google, OSM)

Description

Caught in a Yellow UV(-) pan trap left out from 10:30am to 3pm. In the Hymenoptera order.

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What

True Weevils Family Curculionidae

Observer

rprather

Date

September 12, 2014

Place

GWU (Google, OSM)

Description

Caught in a Blue UV pan trap left out from 10:30am to 3pm.

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What

Grass Skippers Subfamily Hesperiinae

Observer

rprather

Date

September 12, 2014

Place

GWU (Google, OSM)

Description

Caught on a cone flower outside GW Textile Museum.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Eastern Bumblebee Bombus impatiens

Observer

rprather

Date

September 12, 2014

Place

GWU (Google, OSM)

Description

Caught on a lavender bush outside GW Gelman Library.

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What

White-tailed Deer Odocoileus virginianus

Observer

rprather

Date

September 11, 2014

Description

A group of 4 deer were grazing on the grass along the edge of the back forest between the soccer field and the woods. They seemed unstartled even as our class walked in the area.

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Square

What

Fly Order Diptera

Observer

jywaroich

Date

September 12, 2014

Description

- 6 legs
- upper body a darker color then lower
- antenna
- wings

Tags

fly

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Square

What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

jywaroich

Date

September 12, 2014

Description

- mainly yellow/brown with black stripes on abdomen
- only thorax and legs look to have hairs
- wings
- 6 legs

Tags

bee

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Square

What

Sweat Bees Family Halictidae

Observer

jywaroich

Date

September 12, 2014

Description

-main body 3 distinct parts
-2 sets of wings
- antenna
- black
- six legs
- ~0.4 cm long

Tags

bee

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What

Bumble Bees Genus Bombus

Observer

jywaroich

Date

September 12, 2014

Description

- black and yellow striped
- covered in small hairs
- 6 legs
- wings
- set of antennas

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Square

What

Eastern Yellowjacket Vespula maculifrons

Observer

jywaroich

Date

September 12, 2014

Description

-Has a yellow and black patterned body.
-3 part body (head, thorax, abdomen
-2 black antennas
-6 yellow legs from thorax
- set of wings

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What

Honeybee Apis mellifera

Observer

msimons

Date

September 12, 2014

Description

Striped yellow and dark brown body, pattern extends to the bottom and end of the abdomen. Golden storage pouches can be seen on both hind legs (see picture), both are large in size. Hair appears to thinly cover its body, with the thickest area being by and on the head.

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Square

What

Eastern Boxelder Bug Boisea trivittata

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

September 17, 2014 08:18 AM EDT

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Square

What

Poison Ivy Toxicodendron radicans

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

September 16, 2014 05:53 PM EDT

Description

Definitely a pedestrian hazard near the sidewalk.

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What

Bumble Bees Genus Bombus

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

September 16, 2014 08:17 AM EDT

Description

Grooming itself in the sun.