Tattered Tiger Swallowtail

Subject: a tattered Tiger Location: near Lurray, VA August 31, 2012 8:48 am Here is a shot from up on Skyline Drive in VA Signature: mj Good evening mj, We just realized two things.  We currently love posting photos of Tiger Swallowtails and you create really great subject lines because we believe this is the … Read more

Golden Orbweaver

Subject: what is ’he’ or ’she’ called? Location: staunton, va August 31, 2012 7:03 am I see these somewhat frequently late in the summer…they have amazing webs!! What are these guys called? I have heard them called a hay spider. (btw…I AM one of those folks that are ’terrified’ of spiders~but I do appreciate what … Read more

Hatching Eggs of Peanut Headed Bug in Costa Rica

Subject: Peanut /Lantern bug babies Location: Drake Bay, Costa rica August 30, 2012 4:15 pm Hi Bugman, My daughter and I found this egg pod while in Drake Bay, Costa Rica last week. We set it on a ledge because we had no idea what it was and in the morning there were babies all … Read more