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P1310705

What

Dainty Sulphur Nathalis iole

Observer

taogirl

Date

August 30, 2014

Description

at Oliver Park

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P1310704

What

Gulf Fritillary Agraulis vanillae

Observer

taogirl

Date

August 30, 2014

Description

at Oliver Park

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What

Grapeleaf Skeletonizer Harrisina americana

Observer

taogirl

Date

August 28, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

another visitor to a very busy sedum, don't know the species

thanks to a member of the fb page Texas plants and invertebrates for help with this id

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Carpenter Bee Xylocopa virginica

Observer

naturenut

Date

July 23, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

this eastern carpenter bee is enjoying the canyon creek abelia
Glossy Abelia (Abelia × grandiflora)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Skipper Butterflies Superfamily Hesperioidea

Observer

naturenut

Date

July 23, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

this skipper is enjoying the abelia
Glossy Abelia (Abelia × grandiflora)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

naturenut

Date

July 23, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

this honey bee is enjoying the abelia
Glossy Abelia (Abelia × grandiflora)

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Square

What

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

Observer

naturenut

Date

July 24, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

this eastern tiger swallowtail is enjoying the canyon creek abelia
Glossy Abelia (Abelia × grandiflora)

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What

Potter Wasps Subfamily Eumeninae

Observer

naturenut

Date

August 10, 2014

Description

tiny wasp its enjoying the canyon creek abelia, kind of looks like a paper wasp
Glossy Abelia (Abelia × grandiflora)

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What

Tomato Hornworm Manduca quinquemaculata

Observer

naturenut

Date

August 10, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

black to grey in color it was hard to get photo of it too fast but its enjoying the canyon creek abelia
Glossy Abelia (Abelia × grandiflora)

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What

White-lined Sphinx moth Hyles lineata

Observer

naturenut

Date

August 10, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

its enjoying the canyon creek abelia
Glossy Abelia (Abelia × grandiflora)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Giant Swallowtail Papilio cresphontes

Observer

naturenut

Date

August 14, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Giant Swallowtail enjoying the canyon creek abelia
Glossy Abelia (Abelia × grandiflora)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

Observer

naturenut

Date

August 18, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

this pearl crescent is enjoying the canyon creek abelia
Glossy Abelia (Abelia × grandiflora)

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What

Silver-spotted Skipper Epargyreus clarus

Observer

naturenut

Date

August 26, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

silver-spotted skipper enjoying the canyon creek abelia
Glossy Abelia (Abelia × grandiflora)

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

Observer

naturenut

Date

August 27, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

eastern tiger swallowtail enjoying the canyon creek abelia
Glossy Abelia (Abelia × grandiflora)

Photos / Sounds

What

Painted Lady Vanessa cardui

Observer

naturenut

Date

August 28, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

painted lady enjoying the canyon creek abelia
Glossy Abelia (Abelia × grandiflora)

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What

Eastern Carpenter Bee Xylocopa virginica

Observer

taogirl

Date

August 27, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

August 24, 2014 02:06 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bees and Allies Superfamily Apoidea

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

August 24, 2014 12:10 PM PDT

Description

Tiny bee on tiny flower.

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P1310131

What

Common Paper Wasp Polistes exclamans

Observer

taogirl

Date

August 16, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Brown-hooded Owlet Cucullia convexipennis

Observer

james5

Date

August 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

August 21, 2014 01:56 PM PDT

Description

They really like the dwarf melon flowers. Perhaps because there's much less competition from carpenter bees than in the squash blossoms.

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What

Gray Hairstreak Strymon melinus

Observer

taogirl

Date

August 23, 2014

Description

on the right in the second photo

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What

Clouded Skipper Lerema accius

Observer

taogirl

Date

August 23, 2014

Description

maybe a fresh Clouded Skipper?

Photos / Sounds

P1310322

What

American Bumble Bee Bombus pensylvanicus

Observer

taogirl

Date

August 23, 2014

Description

as it warmed up, several of these began to arrive at this Rose of Sharon

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What

Brazilian Skipper Calpodes ethlius

Observer

taogirl

Date

August 23, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Duskywings Genus Erynnis

Observer

james5

Date

August 18, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Tailed Blue Cupido comyntas

Observer

james5

Date

August 17, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Long-horned Bees Tribe Eucerini

Observer

james5

Date

August 17, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

True Weevils Family Curculionidae

Observer

james5

Date

August 17, 2014

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P1290372

What

Orange Sulphur Colias eurytheme

Observer

taogirl

Date

July 23, 2014

Description

on the E.Portal Road in the Black Canyon of the Gunnison

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About

I am interested in seeing what kind of pollinators people find in their area. Some think it is just honey bees, but it is so much more than that.

Butterflies, skippers, moths, , birds, bats, beetles, flies, mosquitoes, ants, wasps and bees.

What are you seeing on the flowers right now?

2125-mini greenmother created this project on July 29, 2011
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