Leaf Footed Bug scares wife in car

Subject: Bug in Car Location: Redlands, Ca January 29, 2014 10:25 pm Found this bug in the car in Redlands, California Terrified the wife. The only power I have over her is not being terrified by bugs myself. Would love to know what you think it is. Thank you for your expertise. Signature: Dana Law … Read more

Golden Mayfly

Subject: What’s this winged insect? Location: Southern Idaho. (Irrigated land) January 30, 2014 12:52 pm I snapped a few photos of this insect with upright laced type wings. Then I posted the photo on FB. Of course the first question was, ” What is it?” I searched the internet to no avail other than I … Read more

Hacklemesh Weaver Spider we Believe

Subject: Spider Location: Sitka, Alaska January 24, 2014 11:20 pm What kind of spider is this? Its kind of big as the newspaper lettering is about 3/4 of an inch..so the spider must be about over an inch long… I live in Sitka Alaska and I found this spider in the house around early December … Read more


Subject: Spider Location: Sonoma , Ca. January 28, 2014 8:37 pm Hi, I live in Sonoma, Ca. in the Boyes Hot Springs area. I found this spider in my water meter volt. I would appreciate your help in identifying it. It’s @ 1- 3/4” long and dark brown in color, it had no web that … Read more