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Forum: Bug Us (help identifying bugs) 07-30-2014, 07:57 PM
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Posted By turttle
Well, your "rockhopper" is a grasshopper nymph....

Well, your "rockhopper" is a grasshopper nymph. Note the stubs that will become wings in future instars. Grasshoppers go through incomplete metamorphosis, generally going through five instars from...
Forum: Bug Us (help identifying bugs) 07-17-2014, 06:42 PM
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Posted By turttle
Depending on size, the orange and black beetle is...

Depending on size, the orange and black beetle is probably a milkweed beetle,
Species Labidomera clivicollis - Swamp Milkweed Leaf Beetle - BugGuide.Net (http://bugguide.net/node/view/2970/bgimage)...
Forum: Bug Us (help identifying bugs) 07-13-2014, 11:21 AM
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Posted By turttle
Definitely a bumblebee but not enough detail to...

Definitely a bumblebee but not enough detail to identify it further. It is hard to get good photos while they are in motion. I get my best ones by creeping up on them while they are drinking.

The...
Forum: Bug Us (help identifying bugs) 07-08-2014, 09:05 PM
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Posted By turttle
You can send some of those caterpillars my way! I...

You can send some of those caterpillars my way! I don't need any ragweed either, nor am I fond of poison ivy no matter how good it is for the wildlife.

Thank you for the followup.
Forum: Bug Us (help identifying bugs) 07-07-2014, 04:48 PM
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Posted By turttle
First, I think the first larva is a caterpillar...

First, I think the first larva is a caterpillar from the number of pro-legs (5 pairs) that it has. I would post it on bugguide.net and see what they say.

I agree with both of your takes on the...
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