Apr 272017
 
Video - A Closer Look at Insects and Spiders

We see an incredible diversity of insects and arachnids in North Texas. At the time of writing the latest statistics from the DFW Urban Wildlife iNaturalist project are as follows : Insects – 50,941 Observations of 2,289 species Arachnids – 4,559k Observations of 194 species Many of these are hard to photograph because of their size.

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Aug 142013
 
Pipevine Swallowtail - Sandy Beach

This attractive butterfly is know as a Pipevine Swallowtail. This individual was photographed on the shore of Lake Lewisville. He appears to be probing the damp sand for moisture. Observation Details County – Denton City – Lake Lewisville Date – Jun 13, 2013 Time of Day – Morning Temperature – Warm (70-89°F/21-32°C) Weather – Clear

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