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What

New World Tarantula-hawk Wasps (Genus Pepsis)

Observer

mfria631

Date

September 17, 2021 06:37 PM CDT

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Observer

rqy-yong

Date

November 2021

Place

Private

Description

Per Schletterer & Füreder (2008), Prosopistoma sedlaceki is only known species from the region. Is not on iNat.

https://www.zobodat.at/pdf/BERI_95_0065-0075.pdf

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Observer

jmynott

Date

April 2021

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Observer

eileen64

Date

April 2022

Description

Found in cool temperate rainforest dominated by Myrtle beech. All sub alpine area

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What

Mushroom Gall Wasp (Heteroecus sanctaeclarae)

Observer

wildmacro

Date

June 22, 2019 03:00 PM PDT

Description

Gall with exit hole on huckleberry oak (Quercus vacciniifolia).

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What

Spring Polypore (Lentinus arcularius)

Observer

lexibug

Date

July 21, 2021 09:23 AM MDT

Photos / Sounds

Date

June 2, 2021 03:46 PM UTC

Description

I have no idea what this is. There's entire orders of tiny arthropods I'm not familiar with beyond name and general morphology, but still, it's strange to get good clean shots of a thing and still have no idea what I'm looking at.

Edit: We have a professional ID! https://bugguide.net/node/view/1977688/bgimage