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What

Walking Stick (Phasmatodea) Order Phasmida

Observer

msimons

Date

September 5, 2014 07:08 PM EDT

Description

Found on a Mongolian Oak in the National Arboretum. Insect has an elongated, stick like brown body with four yellow legs. It's immediate reaction to a potential threat was to remain perfectly still

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Observer

msimons

Date

September 12, 2014 03:23 PM EDT

Description

Small fly with large, colorful (primarily orange with spots of green and blue) eyes and sparse hairs covering the body. Body has a reflective quality with an orange tint.

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White Oak Quercus alba

Observer

msimons

Date

September 5, 2014 11:10 AM EDT

Description

Rounded, lobed leaves. The particular lead was taken off of a very young tree, it also shows several signs of top mines.

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Eastern Yellowjacket Vespula maculifrons

Observer

msimons

Date

September 13, 2014 06:52 PM EDT

Description

Found on the George Washington University campus using a yellow pan trap.

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Observer

kbhusarapuy01

Date

September 3, 2014 12:00 AM ADT

Description

test added on gnp

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No photos or sounds

Observer

schaffermo

Date

September 5, 2014

Description

Sapling white oak roughly 1 meter in height. Lobed leaves with no teeth or extended center vein.

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No photos or sounds

Observer

schaffermo

Date

September 5, 2014

Description

Large (4-5cm), 5th instar, caterpillar found in two leaflet shelter on kudzu. yellow-green in color with brown head and orange eyespots.

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Observer

schaffermo

Date

September 5, 2014

Description

Roughly 1 meter in height with simple waxy leaves and green pods for seeds. Seed pods have ridges, and are filled with hair-like seeds.

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What

Pueraria lobata Pueraria montana var. lobata

Observer

schaffermo

Date

September 5, 2014

Description

Invasive, viny plant covering large area near bank of the Anacostia River. Three leaflets per leaf.

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Flies Order Diptera

Observer

larebaltaf

Date

September 12, 2014 02:56 PM EDT

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Sweat Bees Family Halictidae

Observer

larebaltaf

Date

September 12, 2014 02:54 PM EDT

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Yellow Jacket Genus Vespula

Observer

larebaltaf

Date

September 12, 2014 03:05 PM EDT

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Bumble Bees Genus Bombus

Observer

larebaltaf

Date

September 12, 2014 02:45 PM EDT

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Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

larebaltaf

Date

September 12, 2014 02:27 PM EDT

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Walking Stick Family Phasmatidae

Observer

larebaltaf

Date

September 5, 2014 03:35 PM EDT

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Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas

Observer

muir

Date

September 10, 2014 03:26 PM EDT

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black-throated green warbler Setophaga virens

Observer

muir

Date

September 10, 2014 03:33 PM EDT

Description

Not great photos, but I think the best fit is a black-throated green. Pine warbler also possible (?), but not consistent with what others reported that day.

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Eastern Gray Squirrel Sciurus carolinensis

Observer

muir

Date

September 10, 2014 03:35 PM EDT

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Common Goldfinch Spinus tristis

Observer

muir

Date

September 10, 2014 03:35 PM EDT

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american redstart Setophaga ruticilla

Observer

muir

Date

September 10, 2014 03:37 PM EDT

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northern cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis

Observer

muir

Date

September 10, 2014 03:39 PM EDT

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What

black-throated green warbler Setophaga virens

Observer

muir

Date

September 10, 2014 03:41 PM EDT

Description

Terrible photos, but b-t green is consistent with the few details that are visible and reports of others that day.

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What

Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis

Observer

muir

Date

September 10, 2014 03:48 PM EDT

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downy woodpecker Picoides pubescens

Observer

muir

Date

September 10, 2014 03:58 PM EDT

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White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis

Observer

muir

Date

September 10, 2014 03:59 PM EDT

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Black-and-white Warbler Mniotilta varia

Observer

muir

Date

September 10, 2014 04:05 PM EDT

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magnolia warbler Setophaga magnolia

Observer

muir

Date

September 10, 2014 04:15 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Blue-winged Warbler Vermivora cyanoptera

Observer

muir

Date

September 10, 2014 04:18 PM EDT

Description

Terrible photos, but blue-winged warblers were reportedly observed by others that day, and the dark eye stripe seems clear enough.

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Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus

Observer

muir

Date

September 10, 2014 04:24 PM EDT

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Green Cloverworm Moth Hypena scabra

Observer

muir

Date

September 10, 2014 04:28 PM EDT