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What

House Sparrow Passer domesticus

Observer

cysiphist

Date

June 10, 2012 04:15 PM EDT

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Observer

carrietest30

Date

the past

Description

Just testing. Will delete.

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What

Common Eastern Bumblebee Bombus impatiens

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

September 27, 2014 06:01 PM EDT

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What

Monarch Butterfly Danaus plexippus

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

September 29, 2014 05:42 PM EDT

Description

Very excited to see a Monarch! This male is missing a chunk from the right hindwing.

Photos / Sounds

What

Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

September 28, 2014 04:33 PM EDT

Description

Found while gardening.

Insects

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What

Insects Class Insecta

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

September 26, 2014 06:07 PM EDT

Description

On honey vine climbing milkweed.

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What

Cooper's hawk Accipiter cooperii

Observer

muir

Date

September 21, 2014 05:45 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

What

Green Frog Lithobates clamitans

Observer

timbir5

Date

September 28, 2014 12:31 PM EDT

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

No photos or sounds

What

Eastern Gray Squirrel Sciurus carolinensis

Observer

danielleaube

Date

September 28, 2014 04:52 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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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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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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.

Photos / Sounds

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.

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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.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Dog-Day Cicadas Genus Tibicen

Observer

rprather

Date

September 5, 2014

Description

The cicada was lying dead along the road down to the Anacostia River. It was facing with its feet up in the air and did not appear damaged in any way, other than being dead.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Kudzu Pueraria montana

Observer

rprather

Date

September 5, 2014

Description

Growing along the banks of the trail that led in the National Arboretum from the main area to the trees along the Anacostia River. It was covering a large portion of the ground vegetation and going so far as to begin encroaching on the trail.

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What

Crowned Slug Moth Isa textula

Observer

rprather

Date

September 5, 2014

Description

The crowned slug moth caterpillar was found on the leaf of a White Oak. It was found on the underside of the leaf.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

rprather

Date

September 5, 2014

Description

There were many milkweed plants along the path leading near the Colosseum-esque structure. The plants appeared healthy and had pods present but the seeds had not yet dropped yet.

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Observer

rprather

Date

September 5, 2014

Description

There was an area of woods in the National Arboretum that had a mix of tree species. One of the trees quite present was Quercus alba.

Photos / Sounds

What

White Oak Quercus alba

Observer

jywaroich

Date

September 5, 2014 03:31 PM EDT

Description

The leaves are
-smooth
- slightly shine
- one main vain
- many rounded lobes
- leaves grow alternately

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What

Assassin Bug Family Reduviidae

Observer

jywaroich

Date

September 5, 2014 03:31 PM EDT

Description

-Juvenile
- red body
- black legs
- 6 legs
- antenna

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Observer

jywaroich

Date

September 5, 2014 03:31 PM EDT

Description

Mongolian oak
- one main vain
- currently is green but color will change
- wavy edges
- smooth
-tapers towards stem

Tags

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No photos or sounds

Observer

jywaroich

Date

September 5, 2014 03:31 PM EDT

Description

- Caterpillar
- ~0.6 cm
- black head
- black and white striped body

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

jywaroich

Date

September 5, 2014 03:31 PM EDT

Description

- caterpillar
- black head white body
- ~ 0.8 cm

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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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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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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

Photos / Sounds

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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