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What

Monarch Butterfly Danaus plexippus

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

September 29, 2014 05:42 PM EDT

Description

Very excited to see a Monarch! This male is missing a chunk from the right hindwing.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Monarch Butterfly Danaus plexippus

Observer

danielleaube

Date

September 28, 2014 04:51 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

September 28, 2014 04:33 PM EDT

Description

Found while gardening.

Insects

Photos / Sounds

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What

Insects Class Insecta

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

September 26, 2014 06:07 PM EDT

Description

On honey vine climbing milkweed.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

layymkayy

Date

September 26, 2014 02:50 PM EDT

Description

This is a queen ant who has recently lost her wings. This indicates that she is probably a founder queen.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jywaroich

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

- abdomen rounded cone shape
- 0.1 cm
- black

Tags

ant

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jywaroich

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

- Black
- 0.4 cm
- has post-petiolar and epinotal
- has small black hairs

Tags

ant

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

jywaroich

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

- 0.2 cm
- color: light red brown
- worker ant
- soldier

Tags

ant

Photos / Sounds

What

Carpenter Ants Genus Camponotus

Observer

jywaroich

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

- light brown color
- antenna
- 6 legs
- small hairs all over
- 0.7 cm long
- worker

Tags

ant

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Observer

jywaroich

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

-red brown ant
-abdomen a round cone shape

Tags

ant

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Gray Squirrel Sciurus carolinensis

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

September 22, 2014 05:51 PM EDT

Description

Bad pics, but good enough to see that it's melanistic!

Photos / Sounds

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What

house finch Haemorhous mexicanus

Observer

muir

Date

September 21, 2014 06:03 PM EDT

Place

Del Ray (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis

Observer

muir

Date

September 21, 2014 06:02 PM EDT

Place

Del Ray (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

european starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

muir

Date

September 21, 2014 05:56 PM EDT

Place

Del Ray (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Sachem Atalopedes campestris

Observer

muir

Date

September 21, 2014 05:50 PM EDT

Place

Del Ray (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata

Observer

muir

Date

September 21, 2014 05:45 PM EDT

Description

Done in by a Cooper's.

Photos / Sounds

What

Cooper's hawk Accipiter cooperii

Observer

muir

Date

September 21, 2014 05:45 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

eastern raccoon Procyon lotor ssp. lotor

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

September 17, 2014 08:25 PM EDT

Description

Two individuals of similar size walking down the alley.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Boxelder Bug Boisea trivittata

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

September 17, 2014 08:18 AM EDT

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What

Poison Ivy Toxicodendron radicans

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

September 16, 2014 05:53 PM EDT

Description

Definitely a pedestrian hazard near the sidewalk.

Photos / Sounds

What

Bumble Bees Genus Bombus

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

September 16, 2014 08:17 AM EDT

Description

Grooming itself in the sun.

Photos / Sounds

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What

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.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

lhankin

Date

September 13, 2014 02:50 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

House Sparrow Passer domesticus

Observer

lhankin

Date

September 13, 2014 02:49 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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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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What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

layymkayy

Date

September 12, 2014 03:07 PM EDT

Description

This bee is commonly found on George Washington University grounds thanks to Hartmut Doebel's bee hives in Lisner Hall. They enjoy a diversity of plants and make honey for the Founding Farmer's restaurant in Georgetown.

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What

Yellow Jacket Genus Vespula

Observer

larebaltaf

Date

September 12, 2014 03:05 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Flies Order Diptera

Observer

larebaltaf

Date

September 12, 2014 02:56 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sweat Bees Family Halictidae

Observer

larebaltaf

Date

September 12, 2014 02:54 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bumble Bees Genus Bombus

Observer

larebaltaf

Date

September 12, 2014 02:45 PM EDT