Friday, August 10, 2018

Bugs & Butterflies

Some insects I've seen around the ranch.

 Cabbage butterfly

Question Mark Butterfly

 Eight  spotted Forester

 Swallowtail Butterfly

Monarch Butterfly
Swallowtail butterfly
Praying Mantis

Walking Stick

Saturday, August 4, 2018

Common Yellowthroat

Witchity, witchity, witchity.
Thats the call of this attractive bird.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Pelecinid Wasp

This formidable looking wasp cannot sting, but drinks nectar & water.
This is the only species of this type of wasp in the United States.