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July 2024

Durham, NC 7/9/24

Purseweb spider Seedbox Female damselfly Male Rambur's Forktail  

Stink bug nymph Carolina Dayflower Devil's Beggarticks Yellow Woolly Bear (Spilosoma virginica) Ambush bug nymph Another ambush bug nymph

Fly, rather strange, might be a victim of fungi Dew on a leaf      

Durham, NC 7/5/24

Wild Grapes Spotted Jewelweed Dew on a grass leaf    

More dew More dew Green Heron    

Mystery object, maybe a cocoon        

Durham, NC 7/4/24

Red Admiral White-lined Burrowing Bug Tachina Fly Same Tachina Fly Leaf-footed bug

Tachinid fly (Gymnosoma genus) Same tachinid fly (Gymnosoma genus) Camouflaged Looper (Synchlora aerata), known Wavy-lined Emerald Moth as an adult    

Durham, NC 7/2/24

Newly emerged Asian Multi-colored Lady Beetle and pupa shell Same newly emerged Asian Multi-colored Lady Beetle and pupa shell Seedbox Glassy-winged Sharpshooter nymph Ambush bug

Ambush bug Leafhopper (Graphocephala versuta) Turkey Vulture    

Male Eastern Bluebird        


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