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What

American Bumble Bee Bombus pensylvanicus

Observer

rprather

Date

September 12, 2014

Place

GWU (Google, OSM)

Description

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

Photos / Sounds

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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.

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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.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

jywaroich

Date

September 5, 2014 12:27 PM EDT

Description

All white with slight ridges
~0.6 cm long

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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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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

Tags

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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.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

msimons

Date

September 12, 2014

Description

Approximately 20 mm in length with three distinct regions of the body. Coloration is yellow and black in an alternating pattern with a large black spot just between the wings and a black abdomen. Hairs cover most of the body.

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What

Soldier Flies Family Stratiomyidae

Observer

schaffermo

Date

September 12, 2014

Description

Relatively small in length (~2-3mm in length) Bright orange eyes and iridescence thorax.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Eastern Yellowjacket Vespula maculifrons

Observer

schaffermo

Date

September 12, 2014

Description

Abdomen is yellow with five black stripes. Long, pointed stinger.

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Bumble Bee Bombus pensylvanicus

Observer

schaffermo

Date

September 12, 2014

Description

Black marking directly behind wing, with a yellow fury thorax. underside of the abdomen is black with a single yellow stripe on top.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

schaffermo

Date

September 12, 2014

Description

Reddish brown in color with black and yellow bands on the abdomen. On the final set of legs there are prominent pollen baskets. Hair with split ends, as characteristics of Apidae. (From http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/accounts/Apis_mellifera)

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Observer

msimons

Date

September 12, 2014 03:23 PM EDT

Description

Small fly with large, colorful (primarily orange with spots of green and blue) eyes and sparse hairs covering the body. Body has a reflective quality with an orange tint.

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What

Eastern Yellowjacket Vespula maculifrons

Observer

msimons

Date

September 13, 2014 06:52 PM EDT

Description

Found on the George Washington University campus using a yellow pan trap.

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Observer

kbhusarapuy01

Date

September 3, 2014 12:00 AM ADT

Description

test added on gnp

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What

Flies Order Diptera

Observer

larebaltaf

Date

September 12, 2014 02:56 PM EDT

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What

Sweat Bees Family Halictidae

Observer

larebaltaf

Date

September 12, 2014 02:54 PM EDT

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What

Yellow Jacket Genus Vespula

Observer

larebaltaf

Date

September 12, 2014 03:05 PM EDT

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What

Bumble Bees Genus Bombus

Observer

larebaltaf

Date

September 12, 2014 02:45 PM EDT

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What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

larebaltaf

Date

September 12, 2014 02:27 PM EDT

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What

magnolia warbler Setophaga magnolia

Observer

muir

Date

September 10, 2014 04:15 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

House Sparrow Passer domesticus

Observer

lhankin

Date

September 13, 2014 02:49 PM EDT

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What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

lhankin

Date

September 13, 2014 02:50 PM EDT

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What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

layymkayy

Date

September 12, 2014 03:07 PM EDT

Description

This bee is commonly found on George Washington University grounds thanks to Hartmut Doebel's bee hives in Lisner Hall. They enjoy a diversity of plants and make honey for the Founding Farmer's restaurant in Georgetown.