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What’s Buzzin’? — Western Lynx Spider, male (Oxyopes scalaris)

  • July 13, 2017

Western Lynx Spider, male (Oxyopes scalaris): Similar to wolf spiders and jumping spiders, western lynx spiders are active hunters that are... Continue Reading

What’s Buzzin’? — Western Lynx Spider, female (Oxyopes scalaris)

Western Lynx Spider, female (Oxyopes scalaris): Similar to wolf spiders and jumping spiders, western lynx spiders are active hunters that are... Continue Reading

What’s Buzzin’? — Goldenrod Crab Spider (Misumena vatia)

Goldenrod Crab Spider (Misumena vatia): Right now, this beautiful crab spider sticks out like a soar thumb on this white flower.... Continue Reading

What’s Buzzin’? — Spiny Baskettail Dragonfly (Epitheca spinigera)

Spiny Baskettail Dragonfly (Epitheca spinigera): The Seeley Lake area is just about the southern edge of this dragonfly’s range …and our... Continue Reading

What’s Buzzin’? — Spiny Baskettail Dragonfly (Epitheca spinigera)

Spiny Baskettail Dragonfly (Epitheca spinigera): The Seeley Lake area is just about the southern edge of this dragonfly’s range …and our... Continue Reading

What’s Buzzin’? — Spiny Baskettail Dragonfly (Epitheca spinigera)

Spiny Baskettail Dragonfly (Epitheca spinigera): The Seeley Lake area is just about the southern edge of this dragonfly’s range …and our... Continue Reading

What’s Buzzin’? — Lampronia oregonella

Lampronia oregonella: This tiny and active moth only landed on the photographer’s leg long enough for a quick shot. Out of... Continue Reading

What’s Buzzin’? — Filmy Dome Spider, male and female (Neriene radiate)

  • June 21, 2017

Filmy Dome Spider, male and female (Neriene radiate) — As you can see from this mating pair of filmy dome spiders,... Continue Reading

What’s Buzzin’? — Western Sculptured Pine Borer (Chalcophora angulicollis)

Western Sculptured Pine Borer (Chalcophora angulicollis) — This beautiful species of metallic woodborer beetle was just recently separated as an individual... Continue Reading

What’s Buzzin’? — Cuckoo Wasp (family Chrysididae)

Cuckoo Wasp (family Chrysididae) — These tiny wasps are primarily parasites in the nests of other wasps or bees. Their metallic... Continue Reading