Photos / Sounds

What

Crab Apple Malus sylvestris

Observer

kwiesner

Date

September 14, 2014 03:21 PM EDT

Description

Height: 10-15ft, Habitat: in a flower bed in a mowed lawn, crab apples on tree

Photos / Sounds

What

American Beech Fagus grandifolia

Observer

kwiesner

Date

September 14, 2014 03:16 PM EDT

Description

Height:55-60ft,
Habitat: in a flower bed in a mowed lawn near a very small forest

Photos / Sounds

Observer

kwiesner

Date

September 14, 2014 03:09 PM EDT

Description

Height:45-50,
Habitat: in a very small forest (what was left of a big forest before they built a neighborhood in it's place, so only small sections are left that they didn't cut down),
Thorns on branches

Photos / Sounds

What

Sugar Maple Acer saccharum

Observer

kwiesner

Date

September 14, 2014 03:04 PM EDT

Description

Approx. height: 27-30ft,
Habitat: in a mowed field

Photos / Sounds

Observer

kwiesner

Date

September 14, 2014 03:00 PM EDT

Description

Height: 8-9ft,
Habitat: In a very small forest (what was left of a big forest before they built a neighborhood in it's place, so only small sections are left that they didn't cut down),
Very hard wood,

Photos / Sounds

What

Horse-Chestnut Aesculus hippocastanum

Observer

kwiesner

Date

September 14, 2014 02:52 PM EDT

Description

Height: about 10ft,
Habitat: In a mowed lawn,
Doubly serrated leaves,
5 leaflets on one leaf

Photos / Sounds

What

American Dogwood Cornus sericea

Observer

kwiesner

Date

September 14, 2014 02:48 PM EDT

Description

Height: 6ft,
Habitat: next to a house,
Pruned back,
We found this tree growing in a flower bed next to our deck in our back yard, and then transplanted it to the front yard.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

kwiesner

Date

September 14, 2014 02:41 PM EDT

Description

Height: 25-30ft,
Habitat: in a mowed tree lawn between a road and a sidewalk

Photos / Sounds

What

Blue Spruce Picea pungens

Observer

kwiesner

Date

September 14, 2014 02:35 PM EDT

Description

Height: 10ft

Photos / Sounds

What

Tulip Tree Liriodendron tulipifera

Observer

kwiesner

Date

September 14, 2014

Description

Height: 25ft,
lobed leaves,
habitat: in a flower bed in a mowed lawn

Photos / Sounds

What

Pear

Observer

kwiesner

Date

September 14, 2014 02:23 PM EDT

Description

Height: 25ft,
Habitat: a flower bed in a mowed field (front yard),
Other Characteristics: has a small round fruit/seed [see picture]

Photos / Sounds

What

rose family Family Rosaceae

Observer

kwiesner

Date

September 14, 2014 02:15 PM EDT

Description

Height: 20ft,
Habitat: in a mowed field,
doubly-serrated leaves,
In a front yard

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

sagamoreoh

Date

September 13, 2014

Description

large yellow adult cranefly

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

sagamoreoh

Date

September 13, 2014

Description

larva on skeletonized pin oak leaf

Photos / Sounds

Date

September 11, 2014 11:13 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Delicate Fern Moss Thuidium delicatulum

Date

September 11, 2014 11:15 AM EDT

Description

Co-dominant moss in wetland

Photos / Sounds

What

Great Spreadwing Archilestes grandis

Observer

sagamoreoh

Date

September 9, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Large damselfly. A pair of them observed in my yard, but I was unable to get any clear photos before they moved off. Is this enough for anyone to confirm this ID for me?

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Honeybee Apis mellifera

Observer

sagamoreoh

Date

September 4, 2014

Description

on tickseed sunflower

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sagamoreoh

Date

September 4, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Goldenrod Soldier Beetle Chauliognathus pennsylvanicus

Observer

sagamoreoh

Date

September 4, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

sagamoreoh

Date

September 4, 2014

Description

on goldenrod

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

locust borer beetle Megacyllene robiniae

Observer

sagamoreoh

Date

September 4, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies Order Hymenoptera

Date

August 29, 2014 11:46 AM EDT

Description

Larvae on cottonwood leaves

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Allegheny monkeyflower Mimulus ringens

Observer

ezmurtaugh

Date

July 30, 2014

Description

not sure about this

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Square

What

Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

Observer

ezmurtaugh

Date

August 4, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

jpalus

Date

August 25, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Soldier Flies Family Stratiomyidae

Observer

mcpd_biologist

Date

August 24, 2014

Description

sitting on pokeweed

Photos / Sounds

What

Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies Order Hymenoptera

Observer

mcpd_biologist

Date

August 24, 2014

Description

visiting blue lobelia

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mcpd_biologist

Date

August 24, 2014

Description

On oak gall. Appeared to be on gall with a purpose, but couldn't tell if it was actually piercing the gall with its labium.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mcpd_biologist

Date

August 24, 2014

Description

observed female depositing individual wriggling maggots upon surface of dead mole