Toebiter from Canada

Subject:  Huge black beetle Geographic location of the bug:  Ontario Canada Date: 05/26/2020 Time: 11:56 PM EDT Your letter to the bugman:  What is this bug? How you want your letter signed:  Hello This is not a Beetle.  It is anaquatic Giant Water Bug commonly called a Toe-Biter.  

Bug of the Month May 2020: Mourning Cloak

Subject:  Dark Winged Beauty Geographic location of the bug:  Ventura, California Date: 05/25/2020 Time: 07:27 PM EDT Your letter to the bugman:  Dear Bugman, I have noticed this beauty on my patio the past few days. It stays close and sometimes pauses  briefly to bask in the sunlight. I was hoping to catch a picture … Read more

Another Cramer’s Sphinx in Mount Washington

Gentle Readers, Since the onset of COVID-19, Daniel has been overwhelmed with computer based activities, including teaching college students online and running ZOOM meetings, and to maintain mindfulness as well as having a real sense of physical accomplishment, he has eschewed all leisurely contact with the computer, including responding to and posting your many submitted … Read more