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By popular demand, this thread is for your pictures of arthropods: insects, spiders, scorpions, crayfish, crabs...  ID discussion is welcome (unless the administrators object).  I've gotten a lot of IDs at BugGuide.

Semiperiodical cicada, Platypedia sp.  On my friend Mara's hand.  Rio Grande del Norte National Monument, Taos Co., N.M.

Cicada

 

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I too have gotten quiet a few ID's from Bugguide, but it's been a while since I've posted anything on there. 

Here's a Pipevine Swallowtail from yesterday, they're everywhere right now. 

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2 hours ago, chipperatl said:

 

I almost only post non-birds to INaturalist now as that AI for identification makes it a little easier.  I think I have a few on BugGuide.  

Unspotted Looper Moth Golden Borer-6.jpg

 

Great photos but I especially love the first one.

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9 hours ago, Jefferson Shank said:

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Do you know what this is? I see bee family perhaps but I also see the potential for Robberfly mimicking a bee. If you know please share.

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3 hours ago, Clip said:

Do you know what this is? I see bee family perhaps but I also see the potential for Robberfly mimicking a bee. If you know please share.

Those antennae look like a fly's, not a bee's, to me.  I can't tell whether it's a robber fly, but I'm far from an expert.  (That gorgeous first picture has to be a robber, though, right?)

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