Daily Archives: June 12, 2013

cum omnibus deficiat ludere mortuis

That’s Latin for “when all else fails, play dead.” At least that’s what Google says.  The Red Green show uses a different phrase, but it may not be in a real language. This weevil is Lixus, possibly L. convacus, the … Continue reading

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Really Red

The other day I photographed an insect that had the brightest red color I think I have ever seen. Turns out it is a sawfly–a type of wasp.     Its caterpillar-like larvae eats poison ivy. Its name is Arge … Continue reading

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