Home Field and Swamp: Animals and Their Habitats



Nags Head Wood Ecological Preserve


Plasterer Bee (right) with nest.  It's a Colletes inaequalis, a member of the Colletidae family.  Partridgeberry, which was abundant in this area  Fallen tree  Holly Tree bark   

Egg case, maybe of a mantid: the holes suggests baby mantids have broken out. These three pictures show duckweed-covered swamps.      


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