Heard calling at ~0300 hrs (not seen, too dark).
Found among leaf litter along the wooded banks of McCullough Creek at Meadowbrook Park, Urbana, Illinois.
Female found on UIUC Research Park feeding on gravid female differential grasshopper. The mantis was kept in the laboratory and produced an ootheca on 18 October 2012.
On sidewalk near Evers Building on the research park at the University of Illinois.
A flea beetle, Luperaltica nigripalpis on what looks like some sort of Heliopsis.
A mature female found on a grassy man-made earthen bank on W side of Evers Building, UIUC research park.
Male found in grassy, "no-mow" zone on the research park at UIUC.
Found amidst grass in a "no-mow" zone on the research park at UIUC.
Male black-legged meadow katydid (Orchelimum nigripes) found on tall forbs at Meadowbrook Park prairie restoration.
Polites peckius (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae) or "Peck's skipper", nectaring from the flower head of a pasture thistle (Cirsium discolor) at Meadowbrook Park prairie restoration, Urbana, IL.
Nectaring on ornamental plants.
Near water retention pond on apartment complex.
Bee (Apidae) on thistle (Asteraceae: Cirsium) in restored prairie at Meadowbrook Park
At base of oak tree.
Nest in soil beneath old bricks.
Not the best photographs I'm afraid.
This male is tending a nest with two chicks.
Adult ♀ found inside garage.
Found on sidewalk at night.
Found among leaf litter beneath oaks and maples.
Located in Urbana, IL. Growing in a shady spot in the corner of my yard.