Entomology

Insects are my life.

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coolbugs:

Pretty psyched to finally have found one of these Bad-wings (Dyspteris abortivaria) in my yard last night. Bugguide.net says the name comes from the fact that their stubby little hindwings make it really difficult to pin specimens. I think it makes them look cute .

furything:

beetles

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furything:

beetles

sinobug:

Geometrid Moths (Biston bengaliaria, Ennominae, Geometridae) (female top of image, male bottom of image and below)   by Sinobug (itchydogimages) on Flickr. Pu’er, Yunnan, China  See more Chinese moths on my Flickr site HERE…..

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sinobug:

Geometrid Moths (Biston bengaliaria, Ennominae, Geometridae)
(female top of image, male bottom of image and below)

Geometrid Moth (Biston bengaliaria, Ennominae), male

by Sinobug (itchydogimages) on Flickr.
Pu’er, Yunnan, China

See more Chinese moths on my Flickr site HERE…..

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nemertea:

THESE ARE ALL NO GOOD, TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, VERY BAD THINGS.

Which is to say that they are NOT mantispids, so fuck ‘em.

Which one is the real one

Which one is the real one

insectlove:

buggirl: Ecuadorian Mantid.

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insectlove:

buggirl: Ecuadorian Mantid.

sinobug:

Crimson Assassin Bug Nymph (Reduviidae)  by Sinobug (itchydogimages) on Flickr. Pu’er, Yunnan, China  See more Chinese true bugs and hoppers on my Flickr site HERE…..

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sinobug:

Crimson Assassin Bug Nymph (Reduviidae)

by Sinobug (itchydogimages) on Flickr.
Pu’er, Yunnan, China

See more Chinese true bugs and hoppers on my Flickr site HERE…..

bengiles:

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bengiles:

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Blue morpho butterfly egg (Morpho peleides)
The red band signals a chemical reaction that follows fertilization. Inside the egg is the germ of a blue morpho, one of the world’s largest butterflies, with a wingspan of five to eight inches

Blue morpho butterfly egg (Morpho peleides)

The red band signals a chemical reaction that follows fertilization. Inside the egg is the germ of a blue morpho, one of the world’s largest butterflies, with a wingspan of five to eight inches