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September 2018

Durham, NC  9/17/18

Appalachian Brown Blowfly Common Buckeye Common Buckeye Common Buckeye


Clouded Skipper Flooded field Flooded trail Flower fly on goldenrod  


Great Egret at the Woodcroft Stormwater Wetland Same Great Egret Mallard Pearl Crescent  


Third Fork Creek emptying into field        

Durham, NC  9/11/18

Hackberry Emperor Another Hackberry Emperor Another Hackberry Emperor A fourth Hackberry Emperor Monarch


Thread-waisted wasp Wolf Spider with egg sac      

North Carolina Botanical Garden, Orange County, NC  9/6/18

Monkshood Micrathena mitrata American White Water Lily (Nymphaea odorata) Water strider Juvie Ruby-throated Hummingbird


Juvie Ruby-throated Hummingbird.  Another Juvie Ruby-throated Hummingbird Another Juvie Ruby-throated Hummingbird.     

North Carolina Botanical Garden, Orange County, NC  9/4/18

Juvie Ruby-throated Hummingbird Same hummingbird Jack-in-the-Pulpit seedhead Long-jawed orb weaver Obedient Plant


Orb weaver with beetle prey Another orb weaver Tawny-edged Skipper? Thread-waisted wasp  


Brown Thrasher Juvie Brown Thrasher Adult Brown Thrasher Adult Brown Thrasher feeding offspring  


Carolina Chickadee Hoverfly in flight Another Juvie Ruby-throated Hummingbird Yet another juvie Ruby-throated Hummingbird Another juvie Ruby-throated Hummingbird visiting Cardinal Flower


Juvie Ruby-throated Hummingbird at Cardinal Flower Hovering juvie Ruby-throated Hummingbird      


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