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Jumping Spiders Family Salticidae

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

April 5, 2016 01:44 PM CST

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

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Tussock Moths Subfamily Lymantriinae

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

December 27, 2015 05:21 PM CST

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

caterpillar
Tussock moth?

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What

Tussock Moths Subfamily Lymantriinae

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

December 27, 2015 05:17 PM CST

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

caterpillar on leaf
Tussock moth?

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What

Jumping Spiders Family Salticidae

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

December 6, 2015 03:24 PM CST

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

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Orbweavers Family Araneidae

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

December 6, 2015 02:59 PM CST

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

squat brown spider with white markings on its back

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What

True Bugs Suborder Heteroptera

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

December 6, 2015 03:53 PM CST

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

mating pair

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What

Green Lynx Spider Peucetia viridans

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

December 6, 2015 02:49 PM CST

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

1st sighted Nov 22 2015 looking gravid
Now has egg sac
On same plant, same location, but flower now spent

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What

White-tipped Black Melanchroia chephise

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

November 24, 2015 06:59 PM CST

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

caterpillar

yellow and black with orange head and feet, found feeding on snowbush (there were also White-tipped Black moth adults in the same location)

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White-tipped Black Melanchroia chephise

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

November 24, 2015 01:01 PM CST

Place

Jinotega, NI-JI, NI (Google, OSM)

Description

black wings with white tips
orange body
feathered antennae
wingspan about 1.5 inches

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What

Orbweavers Family Araneidae

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

November 24, 2015 07:20 PM CST

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

body less than one inch

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Green Lynx Spider Peucetia viridans

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

November 24, 2015 02:36 PM CST

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

First observed Nov 22 - went back to see if there was an egg case - didn't see one.

Returned Dec 6 2015 - found with egg case (see that observation)

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What

Butterflies Superfamily Papilionoidea

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

November 22, 2015 01:37 PM CST

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

about an inch to inch and a half wingspan

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What

Genus Peucetia

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

November 22, 2015 01:59 PM CST

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

gravid
Green Lynx Spider
the flower is 1 inch or less wide Nov. 22, 2015 1st sighting

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Yellows and Sulphurs Subfamily Coliadinae

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

November 18, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

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Spotless Ladybird Beetle Cycloneda sanguinea

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

November 4, 2015 09:14 AM CST

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

Didn't see any spots - the white is probably from the flash. In the school garden, on weeds.

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Skippers Family Hesperiidae

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

November 4, 2015 03:55 PM CST

Place

Jinotega, NI-JI, NI (Google, OSM)

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Sphinx Moths Family Sphingidae

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

November 5, 2015 02:14 PM CST

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

found on sidewalk in Jinotega, NI

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What

Beetles Order Coleoptera

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

August 22, 2015 09:26 AM CST

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

larva

Insects

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Insects Class Insecta

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

October 26, 2015

Place

Jinotega,Jinotega,Nicaragua (Google, OSM)
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What

Insects Class Insecta

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

October 27, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

fuzzy, white, on leaves

borroso, blanco, sobre hojas

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Darkling Beetles Family Tenebrionidae

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

October 28, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

Found crawling around on patio, black

Se encontró gateando alrededor de un patio

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What

Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Katydids Order Orthoptera

Observer

megan17

Date

September 29, 2015 02:19 PM CDT

Place

13.0910..., -86.008... (Google, OSM)

Description

Grasshopper
Order: Orthoptera
Family: Acrididae

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What

Spittlebugs Superfamily Cercopoidea

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

October 24, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

about 6-8 nymphs in spittle on a white hibiscus in a yard (see photo)

Took spittle off one (the large one shown in the photo) to take a photo of the critter inside.

Aproximadamente 6-8 ninfas en la saliva en un hibisco blanco en un patio (ver la foto)

Quité la saliva de uno (el grande que se muestra en la foto) para tomar una foto de los animalitos dentro.

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Cane Toad Rhinella marina

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

October 24, 2015

Place

Jinotega,Jinotega,Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

Light brown with light stripe on back. SVL ~2.75 inches, warty, has parotids,found in house courtyard at night 9:20 pm

Marrón claro con raya ligera en espalda. SVL ~2.75 pulgadas, verrugosas, tiene parotids, encontrado en el patio de la casa a 21:20 de noche

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Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

March 2, 2015

Place

13.0972..., -86.001... (Google, OSM)

Description

in front of bathroom

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What

Garden Orbweavers Genus Argiope

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

February 26, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

ventral view - see 2nd photo for dorsal view

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What

Filter Fly Clogmia albipunctata

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

October 22, 2015

Place

13.0969..., -86.001... (Google, OSM)

Description

1/2 cm width & height - looks like a very tiny moth, but isn't

http://ohioline.osu.edu/hyg-fact/2000/pdf/0041-14.pdf

filter fly, drain fly, or moth fly

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Harlequin Beetle Acrocinus longimanus

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

October 21, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

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Leaf-footed Bugs Family Coreidae

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

October 20, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

Nymph

closest thing I found upon Googling - red, ant-like, true bug, though the one in the link lacks the black markings.

http://www.edupic.net/Images/Insects/hem_leaffooted_nymphs01.JPG

Also, I have already documented a leaf-footed bug in the same general area

not a bug expert, though, especially in Nicaragua

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Flesh Flies Family Sarcophagidae

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

October 20, 2015 09:09 AM CST

Place

13.0997..., -86.002... (Google, OSM)

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Incilius coccifer

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

October 17, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

In a graveyard. After a heavy rain, one of the graves that was sunken had quite a bit of water in it and there were 3 mating pairs of toads and some solitary ones.

En un cementerio. Después de una lluvia torrencial, una de las tumbas que era hundida tenía bastante agua en ello y había 3 pares que aparean de sapos y algún solitario. Esto es el par número uno.

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Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

October 17, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

In a graveyard. After a heavy rain, one of the graves that was sunken had quite a bit of water in it and among the toads there was an solitary one that had a huge TICK attached to its neck, and two much smaller TICKS can be seen on his left side.

En un cementerio. Después de una fuerte lluvia, una de las tumbas que fue hundida y tenía un mucha agua, y entre los sapos era una solitaria que tenía un enorme GARRAPATA pegada en su cuello, y dos más pequeñas GARRAPATAS puede ser visto en su lado izquierdo.

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Central American toads Genus Incilius

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

October 17, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

In a graveyard. After a heavy rain, one of the graves that was sunken had quite a bit of water in it and there were toad egg strings, mating toads, and this single one had a huge tick attached to its neck, and two much smaller ones can be seen on his left side.

En un cementerio. Después de una fuerte lluvia, una de las tumbas que fue hundida y tenía mucha agua y cadenas de huevos de sapos, apareamiento sapos y este ha tenía una enorme garrapata pegada en su cuello, y dos muchas más pequeñas puede ser visto en su lado izquierdo.

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True Toads Family Bufonidae

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

October 17, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

In a graveyard. After a heavy rain, one of the graves that was sunken had quite a bit of water in it and there toad egg strings, mating toads, and one was just climbing out as I arrived - this one.

There was even one with a huge tick on its neck - I will post that one later.

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Ants and Wasps Superfamily Vespoidea

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

October 5, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

nest rather high in a tree on the SE corner of Central Park - additional photos will show closer shots....this one is the first because this camera has GPS...the other has a longer lens

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Locust Borer Megacyllene robiniae

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

June 2, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

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White-throated Gecko Gonatodes albogularis

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

May 12, 2015

Place

Jinotega (Google, OSM)

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Golden Jumping Spider Paraphidippus aurantius

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

June 24, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

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Red Rim Biblis hyperia

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

June 24, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

Black with orange on "skirt"
Negro con naranja en "la falda"

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Elf Microtia elva

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

June 24, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

black with orange
negro con naranja

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Skippers Family Hesperiidae

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

September 29, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

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Dorantes Longtail Urbanus dorantes

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

September 29, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

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Skippers Family Hesperiidae

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

September 29, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

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Longtail Skippers Genus Urbanus

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

September 29, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

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Longtail Skippers Genus Urbanus

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

September 29, 2015

Place

Jinotega, NI-JI, NI (Google, OSM)

Description

feeding on Celosia planted on a grave in the cemetery of Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua

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Whites, Yellows and Sulphurs Family Pieridae

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

September 29, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

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Whites, Yellows and Sulphurs Family Pieridae

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

September 29, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

white, blanca

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Taeniopoda gutturosa

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

September 29, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

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Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Katydids Order Orthoptera

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

September 26, 2015

Place

Jinotega, Jinotega, Nicaragua (Google, OSM)

Description

large - 2 1/2 - 3 inches

grande 2 1/2 - 3 pulgadas

This observation is for the one on the left.

Esta observación es para lo que está a la izquierda, un poco menos grande que lo a la derecha

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Spinybacked Orbweaver Gasteracantha cancriformis

Observer

aesbiologist

Date

September 27, 2015

Place

Cemetery, Jinotega (Google, OSM)

Description

yellow with black spots and black spines, about 3/4 inch

amarillo con manches negros y espinas negras, ~3/4 pulgadas

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