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    • Artropodi
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Recent observations

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What

Bumble Bees Genus Bombus

Observer

kejames

Date

May 30, 2016 05:58 PM EDT

Description

Visiting a highbush blueberry (Vaccinium corymbosum), I think.

Photos / Sounds

What

Narrow-winged Damselflies Family Coenagrionidae

Observer

adorantes

Date

January 12, 2012

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Flies Order Diptera

Observer

adorantes

Date

January 12, 2012

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Cone Shell Hermit Crab Ciliopagurus strigatus

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

May 28, 2016 11:27 AM HST

Description

Distinctive striped legs.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Virginian Tiger Moth Spilosoma virginica

Observer

smwhite

Date

May 31, 2016 06:07 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pale Beauty Campaea perlata

Observer

smwhite

Date

May 31, 2016 06:16 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Snowy Urola Moth Urola nivalis

Observer

smwhite

Date

May 31, 2016 06:10 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

One-spotted Variant Hypagyrtis unipunctata

Observer

smwhite

Date

May 31, 2016 06:15 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Idia Moth Idia aemula

Observer

smwhite

Date

May 31, 2016 11:58 AM EDT

Description

At Cox Arboretum

Photos / Sounds

What

Lady Beetles Family Coccinellidae

Date

May 20, 2016
Insects

Photos / Sounds

What

Insects Class Insecta

Observer

chlorophilia

Date

May 30, 2016

Description

dangling from the canopy...

Photos / Sounds

What

Regal Darner Coryphaeschna ingens

Observer

kchiasson

Date

May 31, 2016

Description

I wish I could have gotten a better photo, waited a while, but it would not land.

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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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