11
taxa
1 mammal
2 arachnids
5 insects
3 plants

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What

Western Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

May 25, 2019 09:05 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Flies Order Diptera

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

May 25, 2019 09:06 AM EDT

Description

Flew off before I could get a macro shot.

Photos / Sounds

What

Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

May 25, 2019 11:30 AM EDT

Description

Many mites on remains of a deer carcass, specifically a leg.

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What

White-tailed Deer Odocoileus virginianus

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

May 25, 2019 11:35 AM EDT

Description

Dead deer with parts spread around the park.

Photos / Sounds

What

Yellow Sweetclover Melilotus officinalis

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

May 25, 2019 11:40 AM EDT

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Square

What

Poison Ivy Toxicodendron radicans

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

May 25, 2019 12:10 PM EDT

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Square

What

Japanese Honeysuckle Lonicera japonica

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

May 25, 2019 12:23 PM EDT

Description

Realized I only took this one photo and didn’t look super closely. Let me know if there’s another likely honeysuckle.

Photos / Sounds

What

Hard-backed Ticks Family Ixodidae

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

May 25, 2019 12:39 PM EDT

Description

Found on my leg unattached. Showed to all the birthday party parents as a reminder to check themselves and their kids.

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What

Beetles Order Coleoptera

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

May 25, 2019 12:42 PM EDT

Description

Poor thing landed on a plate and was incapacitated by the dressing.

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What

Subterranean Termites Genus Reticulitermes

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

May 25, 2019 12:55 PM EDT

Description

When this landed on me I’d assumed it was an ant, but looking at the photos I realize it looks more like a termite.

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What

Black-sided Pygmy Grasshopper Tettigidea lateralis

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

May 25, 2019 01:08 PM EDT

Description

Missing a hind leg. Fork for scale.