Sunday, August 21, 2011

Sunday morning August 21, 2011, at World Peace Wetland Prairie

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Huge short-horned grasshopper BEHIND wing of clear-wing moth

Female tiger (dark variety) swallowtail on thistle

Leaf-footed bug dragging shell of insect already eaten on Verbesina virginica
Bumblebees and tiger swallotail on thistle at Peace Circle Garden WPWP
Tightly cropped view of female black version of tiger swallowtail

1 comment:

Amber said...

This clearwing looks like H. diffinis again (black legs)- different from the one you sent me. Nice to see the bumble bees! They're B. pensylvanicus, the American bumble bee- our local species that maybe declining nationally.