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lafiametta

Date

May 31, 2024 03:53 PM PDT
Closterocoris amoenus - Photo (c) Ken-ichi Ueda, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Ken-ichi Ueda
bugornot's ID: Closterocoris amoenus, a member of Plant Bugs (Family Miridae)
Added on June 3, 2024
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lafiametta

Date

May 31, 2024 03:54 PM PDT
Mordella hubbsi - Photo (c) Ryan Andrews, all rights reserved, uploaded by Ryan Andrews
bugornot's ID: Mordella hubbsi, a member of Tumbling Flower Beetles (Family Mordellidae)
Added on June 3, 2024
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American Elk (Cervus canadensis ssp. canadensis)

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inaki2

Date

August 25, 2020 07:09 PM MDT
American Elk - Photo (c) Hayden Lewis, all rights reserved, uploaded by Hayden Lewis
bugornot's ID: American Elk (Cervus canadensis ssp. canadensis)
Added on May 5, 2024
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abadoo

Date

September 12, 2020 04:07 PM CDT
Axarus festivus - Photo (c) Alain Hogue, all rights reserved, uploaded by Alain Hogue
bugornot's ID: Complex Axarus festivus, a member of Non-biting Midges (Family Chironomidae)
Added on April 1, 2024
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Scale Insects (Superfamily Coccoidea)

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kristalwatrous

Date

August 31, 2020 07:32 AM PDT

Description

Insects being tended by Argentine ants.

Felt Scales - Photo (c) Nancy Asquith, all rights reserved, uploaded by Nancy Asquith
bugornot's ID: Felt Scales (Family Eriococcidae)
Added on January 14, 2024
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catherine_g

Date

September 7, 2020 04:04 PM CDT
Exoprosopa - Photo (c) Kevin Metcalf, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Kevin Metcalf
bugornot's ID: Genus Exoprosopa, a member of Bee Flies (Family Bombyliidae)
Added on January 7, 2024
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Bagrada Bug (Bagrada hilaris)

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naturephotosuze

Date

November 30, 2023 11:22 AM PST

Description

Griffith Park

Bagrada Bug - Photo (c) Valentina L., some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Valentina L.
bugornot's ID: Bagrada Bug (Bagrada hilaris)
Added on December 10, 2023
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California Bordered Plant Bug (Largus californicus)

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naturephotosuze

Date

December 4, 2023 10:54 AM PST

Description

Sepulveda Basin

California Bordered Plant Bug - Photo (c) Jason M Crockwell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), uploaded by Jason M Crockwell
bugornot's ID: California Bordered Plant Bug (Largus californicus)
Added on December 10, 2023
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California Bordered Plant Bug (Largus californicus)

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naturephotosuze

Date

December 5, 2023 11:10 AM PST

Description

Tujunga Wash North

California Bordered Plant Bug - Photo (c) Jason M Crockwell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), uploaded by Jason M Crockwell
bugornot's ID: California Bordered Plant Bug (Largus californicus)
Added on December 10, 2023
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Arizona Mantis (Stagmomantis limbata)

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lbertsch

Date

August 24, 2023 02:42 PM MST
Arizona Mantis - Photo (c) Greg Lasley, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Greg Lasley
bugornot's ID: Arizona Mantis (Stagmomantis limbata)
Added on November 28, 2023
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Single-spotted Dimpleback (Nausigaster unimaculata)

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carlosdmartinez

Date

June 25, 2022 09:39 AM MST
Single-spotted Dimpleback - Photo (c) Cedric Lee, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Cedric Lee
bugornot's ID: Single-spotted Dimpleback (Nausigaster unimaculata)
Added on November 20, 2023
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Single-spotted Dimpleback (Nausigaster unimaculata)

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david99

Date

August 26, 2022 11:41 AM PDT

Description

on Eriogonum elongatum

Single-spotted Dimpleback - Photo (c) Cedric Lee, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Cedric Lee
bugornot's ID: Single-spotted Dimpleback (Nausigaster unimaculata)
Added on November 20, 2023
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Single-spotted Dimpleback (Nausigaster unimaculata)

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robertajames

Date

September 17, 2022 01:01 PM PDT

Description

Exhibited typical hover fly behavior; genus suggested based on AI

Single-spotted Dimpleback - Photo (c) Cedric Lee, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Cedric Lee
bugornot's ID: Single-spotted Dimpleback (Nausigaster unimaculata)
Added on November 20, 2023
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Single-spotted Dimpleback (Nausigaster unimaculata)

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jmorton

Date

September 6, 2023 12:23 PM PDT
Single-spotted Dimpleback - Photo (c) Cedric Lee, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Cedric Lee
bugornot's ID: Single-spotted Dimpleback (Nausigaster unimaculata)
Added on November 20, 2023
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Glassy-winged Sharpshooter (Homalodisca vitripennis)

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naturephotosuze

Date

October 7, 2023 09:37 AM PDT

Description

LA River Whitsett

Glassy-winged Sharpshooter - Photo (c) Clarence Holmes, all rights reserved
bugornot's ID: Glassy-winged Sharpshooter (Homalodisca vitripennis)
Added on October 17, 2023
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naturephotosuze

Date

October 9, 2023 10:32 AM PDT

Description

Sepulveda Basin LA River
Two of these near one another seeming to bob up and down..a courtship thing??

Dryudella - Photo (c) Alex Bairstow, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Alex Bairstow
bugornot's ID: Genus Dryudella, a member of Square-headed Wasps, Sand Wasps, and Allies (Family Crabronidae)
Added on October 17, 2023
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California Bordered Plant Bug (Largus californicus)

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naturephotosuze

Date

October 10, 2023 05:38 PM PDT

Description

Tuttle Creek Road

California Bordered Plant Bug - Photo (c) Jason M Crockwell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), uploaded by Jason M Crockwell
bugornot's ID: California Bordered Plant Bug (Largus californicus)
Added on October 17, 2023
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Date

March 15, 2020 02:39 PM CDT
Platycixius calvus - Photo (c) Graham Montgomery, all rights reserved, uploaded by Graham Montgomery
bugornot's ID: Platycixius calvus, a member of Cixiid Planthoppers (Family Cixiidae)
Added on September 10, 2023
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ericcleveland

Date

June 8, 2023 06:39 AM PDT

Description

Found on Desert Trumpet

Coscinoptera aeneipennis - Photo (c) Julia Markey, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Julia Markey
bugornot's ID: Coscinoptera aeneipennis, a member of Case-bearing Leaf Beetles (Subfamily Cryptocephalinae)
Added on September 7, 2023
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Single-spotted Dimpleback (Nausigaster unimaculata)

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naturephotosuze

Date

September 22, 2022 11:24 AM PDT

Description

Franklin Canyon

Single-spotted Dimpleback - Photo (c) Cedric Lee, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Cedric Lee
bugornot's ID: Single-spotted Dimpleback (Nausigaster unimaculata)
Added on September 6, 2023
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cjackson

Date

July 16, 2023 01:03 PM PDT

Description

Large

Exoprosopa divisa - Photo (c) James Bailey, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by James Bailey
bugornot's ID: Exoprosopa divisa, a member of Bee Flies (Family Bombyliidae)
Added on July 26, 2023
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Hump-backed Beewolf (Philanthus gibbosus)

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voleman

Date

June 10, 2023 11:16 AM PDT
Hump-backed Beewolf - Photo (c) Jason M Crockwell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), uploaded by Jason M Crockwell
bugornot's ID: Hump-backed Beewolf (Philanthus gibbosus)
Added on June 16, 2023
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iwillcockson

Date

May 1, 2023 05:21 PM CDT

Description

ID uncertain. This species has not been observed previously in TX.

Tumbling Mourner - Photo (c) murrdogg, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by murrdogg
bugornot's ID: Tumbling Mourner (Mordella atrata)
Added on June 1, 2023
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Pallid-winged Grasshopper (Trimerotropis pallidipennis)

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adventureellie

Date

July 20, 2022 10:11 AM MDT

Description

Really pretty underwings.

Pallid-winged Grasshopper - Photo (c) Rafael DeMarco and Crystal DeMarco, all rights reserved, uploaded by Rafael DeMarco and Crystal DeMarco
bugornot's ID: Pallid-winged Grasshopper (Trimerotropis pallidipennis)
Added on May 29, 2023
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johnplischke

Date

July 16, 2022 11:05 PM EDT

Description

Host appears to be an Acronicta sp. caterpillar, Ophiocordyceps elongata

Excellent find! Host and morphology are a good match to O. elongata—uncommon.

Ophiocordyceps elongata - Photo (c) Django Grootmyers, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), uploaded by Django Grootmyers
bugornot's ID: Ophiocordyceps elongata, a member of Higher Ascomycetes (Subphylum Pezizomycotina)
Added on March 26, 2023
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j-stauffer

Date

October 16, 2022 11:18 AM EDT

Description

Split Oak Forest Wildlife and Environmental Area

Poecilognathus sulphureus - Photo (c) Doug Macaulay, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Doug Macaulay
bugornot's ID: Poecilognathus sulphureus, a member of Bee Flies (Family Bombyliidae)
Added on November 15, 2022
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karenledet

Date

December 2016

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Note the irridescent wings, black/white striped abdomen & a black cross pattern on the thorax.

Ichneumonina - Photo (c) Denis Doucet, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Denis Doucet
bugornot's ID: Subtribe Ichneumonina, a member of Ichneumonid Wasps (Family Ichneumonidae)
Added on October 22, 2022
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karenledet

Date

December 2016

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Note the irridescent wings, black/white striped abdomen & a black cross pattern on the thorax.

Ichneumonini - Photo (c) C. Mallory, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by C. Mallory
bugornot's ID: Tribe Ichneumonini, a member of Ichneumonid Wasps (Family Ichneumonidae)
Added on October 22, 2022
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Added as part of a taxon swap
Exoprosopa doris - Photo (c) Jay Keller, all rights reserved, uploaded by Jay Keller
bugornot's ID: Exoprosopa doris, a member of Bee Flies (Family Bombyliidae)
Added on October 4, 2022
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bonnienickel

Date

September 16, 2020 01:54 PM PDT

Description

On Eriogonum grande var rubescens in native garden

Poecilanthrax arethusa - Photo (c) Winsten Slowswakey, all rights reserved, uploaded by Winsten Slowswakey
bugornot's ID: Poecilanthrax arethusa, a member of Banded Bee Flies (Tribe Villini)
Added on September 23, 2022
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