Archive for July, 2010

Black-shouldered Spinylegs

Black-shouldered Spinyleg

July 18, 2010

Clubtails, in general, can be hard to tell apart, so I was pretty happy to get this photograph and be able to pick the species out.  The Black-shouldered Spinyleg (Dromogomphus… [Continued]

Dolomedes triton

Fishing Spiders

July 10, 2010

Our largest and most common fishing spider is Dolomedes triton. I’m not sure that they actually have a common name; they used to be called the Six-spotted Fishing Spider (Dolomedes… [Continued]

Calico Pennant

Pennants

July 2, 2010

There are several pennants south of here, but in these mountains I have only seen two, the Halloween Pennant (Celithimis eponina) and the Calico Pennant (Celithemis elisa). The Halloween Pennant… [Continued]

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