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  • English
    • Insect
    • Insects
  • French
    • insectes
  • Scientific Names
    • Insecta
  • Italian
    • Insetti
  • Spanish
    • Insectos
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 昆蟲
    • 昆蟲綱

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

stho002

Date

October 26, 2014

Description

Locality: NEW ZEALAND AK, suburb of Saint Johns, University of Auckland Tamaki Campus

Habitat: Muehlenbeckia. Beating. Main carpark area.

Identification: Diachus auratus (Fabricius, 1801)

Photos / Sounds

What

Blue-eyed Darner Rhionaeschna multicolor

Observer

ericisley

Date

October 24, 2014 10:48 AM CDT

Description

10-24-14_MG_7241 Today Greg Lasley seen a pair go tandem then go perch I found where they were perched and Greg and I might have the first images of this species in copula in the county, they were always thought to be migrants by many but I thought we might have our own population that shows up yearly in the fall. This shot doesn't prove that, but if they are mating she will lay eggs, which should in turn lead to new ones next year...

Photos / Sounds

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What

Red Wasp Polistes carolina

Observer

cosmiccat

Date

October 25, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Observer

grahame

Date

October 24, 2014

Description

Found on the roof at home

Photos / Sounds

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What

Swamp Darner Epiaeschna heros

Observer

ericisley

Date

March 19, 2008 01:30 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mcduck

Date

November 16, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~19mm wingspan. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat).
100% DNA match at BOLD to Eupithecia misturata.
2008GM-0076.
Specimen page at BOLD.

Photos / Sounds

Img_2116

What

Common Eastern Bumblebee Bombus impatiens

Observer

cosmiccat

Date

October 25, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Img_2113

What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

cosmiccat

Date

October 25, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Cook Strait Giant Weta Deinacrida rugosa

Observer

mfpaul

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

This dead female giant weta found on the footpath in the sanctuary.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

stho002

Date

October 26, 2014

Description

Locality: NEW ZEALAND AK, suburb of Saint Johns, University of Auckland Tamaki Campus

Habitat: On vegetation.

Identification: Pyroderces apparitella (Walker, 1864)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Orange Sulphur Colias eurytheme

Observer

mayfly1963

Date

October 25, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Whites, Yellows and Sulphurs Family Pieridae

Observer

mayfly1963

Date

October 25, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

Insects (from Latin insectum, a calque of Greek ἔντομον , "cut into sections") are a class of invertebrates within the arthropod phylum that have a chitinous exoskeleton, a three-part body (head, thorax and abdomen), three pairs of jointed legs, compound eyes and one pair of antennae. They are among the most diverse groups of animals on the planet, including more than a million described species and representing more than half of all known living organisms. The...

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