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    • Arthropoda
  • English
    • Arthropods
    • Joint Legged Invertebrate
    • Arthropod
  • Spanish
    • Artrópodos
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 節肢動物門

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Observer

peterslingsby

Date

November 16, 2014

Description

My observation of Leptogenys intermedia (Common razor-jaw ant) raiding a nest of Axinidris lignicola (Grandfather’s wood ant) at Grootvadersbosch has been queried because I posted drawings, not photos. Unfortunately I am no Alex Wild or Wynand Uys so please forgive the fuzzy photos. The main one shows the razor-jaw stinging the smaller ant; in the others they’re chasing them

Photos / Sounds

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What

Skimmers Family Libellulidae

Observer

martingrimm

Date

February 25, 2014 04:01 PM CET

Place

Matema (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

January 30, 2015

Description

Tiny bug on ragwort.

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern wattle moth Dasypodia cymatodes

Observer

magrat

Date

November 29, 2014

Description

Didn't expect to find this under my fencing materials...

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Moths Order Lepidoptera

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

January 30, 2015 01:53 PM HKT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

January 30, 2015

Description

Chilling out on some ragwort.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

January 30, 2015

Description

A striking yellow and black dragonfly.

Photos / Sounds

What

Cicada Family Cicadidae

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

January 30, 2015

Description

Dead in a spider web.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Garden Katydid Caedicia simplex

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

January 30, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

January 30, 2015

Description

Sitting on a thistle.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Copper Butterfly Genus Lycaena

Observer

pohanginapete

Date

January 30, 2015

Description

One of many along the upper part of the track.

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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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