Insects Unlocked contributor Anne Schultz has been doing an amazing job documenting our species of ground beetles. Anne began this project with incredible, standardized photos of tiger beetles, and she is now moving through some other Carabid groups. My favorite pics are below.
New to Insects Unlocked, but an established UTIC student employee, Jen Schlauch will be photographing her favorite group this spring! These are the spider wasps!
Here are two samples:
Spider wasp (Pompilidae, Ageniella cupida)
Spider wasp (Pompilidae, Ageniella conflicta)
Insects Unlocked contributor Alexis Roberts is starting a series on the ants she brought back from her trip to Ethiopia at the beginning of 2018.
Here are some samples:
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The UT Insect Collections tabled at this year’s Center for Inquiry|Austin Darwin Day event.
Dax, Heather, Anne, Jen, and I worked the tables from 12-5pm, presenting our taxon-specific display boxes, a sample set from the Robb butterfly collection, and of course, the live Madagascar hissing roaches!
The event was on Saturday Feb 10, two days before official Darwin Day, and one day …