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What

Ants Family Formicidae

Observer

brewbooks

Date

August 28, 2014 04:47 PM PDT

Description

Valeriana sitchensis (Sitka valerian) with ants (Family Formicidae) , I wonder if these ants are pollinating the flower?

Meadowatch Plot 6
Lakes Trail, Mount Rainier National Park
Elevation 1745 meters (5725 feet)

Hiking and botanize in Reflection Lakes and Paradise area of Mount Rainier as part of MeadoWatch

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Observer

aztekium

Date

August 29, 2014 12:58 PM CDT

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What

Eastern Tailed-Blue Cupido comyntas

Observer

skiman1016

Date

September 14, 2014 12:38 PM EDT

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Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

September 12, 2014 12:26 PM PDT

Description

Multiple bees per dahlia flower.

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sea-kangaroo

Date

September 12, 2014 12:27 PM PDT

Description

Going nuts in a California Poppy. Really pollen-y abdomen underside.

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Hover Flies Family Syrphidae

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

September 12, 2014 12:29 PM PDT

Description

On a zinnia.

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What

Hornets and Paper Wasps Family Vespidae

Observer

james5

Date

September 10, 2014

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What

Large White Butterfly Pieris brassicae

Observer

duarte

Date

September 7, 2014

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What

Pink-edged Sulphur Colias interior

Observer

skiman1016

Date

September 3, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Observer

skiman1016

Date

September 3, 2014

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What

Old World Swallowtail Papilio machaon

Observer

duarte

Date

August 6, 2014

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Southern Swallowtail Iphiclides feisthamelii

Observer

duarte

Date

August 6, 2014

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Observer

duarte

Date

August 4, 2014

Description

As far as I know, this is the only introduced butterfly in Portugal; it was introduced with imported Pelargonium plants.

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What

Cabbage White Pieris rapae

Observer

duarte

Date

July 17, 2014

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Observer

duarte

Date

August 31, 2014

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Agreeable Tiger Moth Spilosoma congrua

Observer

james5

Date

September 2, 2014

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What

Dainty Sulphur Nathalis iole

Observer

taogirl

Date

August 30, 2014

Description

at Oliver Park

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What

Gulf Fritillary Agraulis vanillae

Observer

taogirl

Date

August 30, 2014

Description

at Oliver Park

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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

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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)

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Skipper Butterflies Superfamily Hesperioidea

Observer

naturenut

Date

July 23, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

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

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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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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)

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Giant Swallowtail Papilio cresphontes

Observer

naturenut

Date

August 14, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

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

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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)

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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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