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Pitt County Arboretum, Greenville, NC

 
The Arboretum building in the background, with Canada Geese in a small lake in the foreground  

7/17/14

Spicebush Swallowtail Flower fly Female Dun Skipper Sleepy Orange on Firewheel Leafcutter bee
   
Wasp (Campsomeris tolteca) Tachinid fly Fiery Skipper    

11/11/10

In a small period of time, five species of flower flies (Syrphidae family) showed up. 

Flower fly (Pseudodoros clavatus, subfamily Syrphinae) Drone Fly (Eristalis tenax), a relatively large flower fly that looks very much like a honey bee. Flower fly (Eristalis dimidiatus) Flower fly (Eristalis dimidiatus) Flower fly (Helophilus fasciatus)


       
Fiery Skipper        

9/21/08

 
Sleepy Orange (winter form) Cloudless Sulphur Cloudless Sulphur Variegated Fritillary  

 

 
American Lady Monarch Long-tailed Skipper Ocola Skipper  


 
Pipevine Swallowtail Pipevine Swallowtail Same Crossline   Skipper Crossline Skipper, tentative ID by Harry LeGrand, seconded by Jeff Pippen Sleepy Orange (dorsal view)  

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