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Recent observations

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Moon Moths Genus Actias

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oscarangel

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January 19, 2017 02:59 PM CST

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sorilet14

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October 19, 2016

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Cross Orbweaver Araneus diadematus

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jimfromspace

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January 14, 2017 07:08 PM CET

Description

Kruisspin

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stephen_thorpe

Date

January 19, 2017

Description

Locality: NEW ZEALAND AK, Auckland 0612, suburb of Henderson, 41 Rhinevale Close.

Habitat: At light.

Identification: Pygophora apicalis Schiner, 1868. Female. ID based on Green & Pont (2003).

REFERENCES
Green, O.R.; Pont, A.C. 2003: A new record,
Pygophora apicalis Schiner (Diptera: Muscidae: Coenosiini), established in Auckland, New Zealand. New Zealand entomologist, 26(1): 101-104. doi: 10.1080/00779962.2003.9722114

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Flies Order Diptera

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lagoondon

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the past

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Apparently mating

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Lady Beetles Family Coccinellidae

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bradrumble

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January 19, 2017 01:02 PM PST

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Long-tailed Skipper Urbanus proteus

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christadenning

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January 19, 2017 03:59 AM CST

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Hornets and Yellowjackets Subfamily Vespinae

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January 19, 2017 12:55 PM PST

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Orchid Bees Tribe Euglossini

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ekmoody

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January 19, 2013 08:48 PM MST

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Skimmers Family Libellulidae

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ekmoody

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January 11, 2013 01:52 AM MST

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Shore Crabs Family Grapsidae

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ekmoody

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January 11, 2013 03:51 AM MST

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Shore Crabs Family Grapsidae

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ekmoody

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January 11, 2013 03:44 AM MST
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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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