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    • Artropodi
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    • Arthropods
    • Joint Legged Invertebrate
    • Arthropod
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Spittlebugs Family Aphrophoridae

Observer

asjones

Date

May 3, 2016 04:46 PM PDT

Description

On coyote brush, maybe 3 mm

Photos / Sounds

What

True Weevils Family Curculionidae

Observer

asjones

Date

May 3, 2016 05:20 PM PDT

Description

Very small, maybe 2 mm. Photographed at 20x. Grassland near forest edge with oaks and bay

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Large Heath Coenonympha tullia

Observer

asjones

Date

May 3, 2016 04:37 PM PDT

Description

Not a very diagnostic photo, but a cool perspective

Photos / Sounds

Observer

asjones

Date

May 3, 2016 03:20 PM PDT

Description

Egg sacs within trashline. Three tubercle humps on abdomen

Photos / Sounds

What

Striped Lynx Spider Oxyopes salticus

Observer

asjones

Date

May 3, 2016 04:54 PM PDT

Description

In meadow

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Papilio glaucus

Observer

gcasp60

Date

August 20, 2015

Description

Two dark phase were present.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dark Marathyssa Moth Marathyssa inficita

Observer

judywelna

Date

July 16, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Large Crane Flies Family Tipulidae

Observer

eraskin

Date

May 3, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Salt-and-pepper Looper Moth Syngrapha rectangula

Observer

judywelna

Date

August 1, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Looper Moth Autographa precationis

Observer

judywelna

Date

October 20, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

Painted Lady Vanessa cardui

Observer

biohexx1

Date

May 3, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Mourning Cloak Nymphalis antiopa

Observer

oscarangel

Date

May 3, 2016
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Description from Wikipedia

An arthropod is an invertebrate animal having an exoskeleton (external skeleton), a segmented body, and jointed appendages. Arthropods are members of the phylum Arthropoda (from Greek ἄρθρον árthron, "joint", and πούς pous (gen. podos), i.e. "foot" or "leg", which together mean "jointed leg"), and include the insects, arachnids, and crustaceans. Arthropods are characterized by their jointed limbs and cuticles, which are mainly made of α-chitin; the cuticles of crustaceans are also biomineralized with calcium carbonate. The...

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