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Scarlet Lily Leaf Beetle

  I must confess that spotting this beetle on one of our martagon lilies yesterday gave me a smile and added enough spring to my step that I could have managed the clicking-of-the-heels. This leaf […]

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A Spruce Sawfly

Photographed 10 May 2020. Edmonton, Alberta. (I.D by David Smith through email to David Walter)

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A Worker of Wood

If you want to begin photographing ants, the carpenter ant is a good place to start.  Camponotus (this is most likely C. herculeanus, or perhaps the closely related C. modoc ) are large ants — […]

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