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Goldenrod Soldier Beetle (Chauliognathus Pennsylvanicus)

Goldenrod Soldier Beetle 

Chauliognathus Pennsylvanicus

(Order Coleoptera; Family Cantharidae) 

 

Chauliognathus Pennsylvanicus, male (photo by Saad Ilahe)

(Kansas: Sedgwick County. Chisholm Creek Park, .36 mi E. Oliver, 37N 44’ 29.8’’, 97S 16’ 41.8’’. September 16, 2011.)

 

Paper Wasp (Polistinae)

Paper wasp

Polistinae

(Order- Hymenoptera; Family- Vespidae)

Polistinae, male (photo by Saad Ilahe) 

(Kansas: Sedgwick County. Dr. Glen Dey (Grove) Park, 37N 44' 4.7'', 97S 18' 30.9". By the entrance. September 16, 2011.)

 

Whirligig Beetle (Dineutus assimilis)

Whirligig Beetle
Dineutus assimilis
(Order Coleoptera; Family Gyrinidae)


Dineutus assimilis (Photo by Zachary Quick)
(Kansas: Sedgwick County. WSU Ninnescah Reserve, 5.1 mi NW Viola, 37°32'24"N, -97°40'47"W. At the banks of the Ninnescah River. Septermber 8, 2011)

 

Snowberry Clearwing or Bumblebee Moth (Hemaris diffinis)

Snowberry Clearwing or Bumblebee Moth
Hemaris diffinis
(Order Lepidoptera; Family Sphingidae)


Hemaris diffinis (Photo by Zachary Quick)
(Kansas: Sedgwick County.  WSU Ninnescah Reserve, 5.1 mi NW Viola, 37°32'18"N, -97° 40'45"W.  In a prairie.  Septermber 8, 2011.)

 

Common Green Darner (Anax junius)

Common Green Darner
Anax junius
(Order Odonata; Family Aeshnidae)


Anax junius, male (photo by Mary Liz Jameson)
(Kansas: Kingman County. WSU Gerber Reserve, 0.5 mi W Waterloo, 37°40’42’’N, 97°56’57’’W. At pond. August 18, 2011.)

 

Red Fox

Red Fox
Vulpes vulpes
(Order Carnivora; Family Canidae)

Bluegill

Bluegill
Lepomis macrochirus
(​Order: Perciformes, Family: Centrarchidae)
 

Day Lily

Day Lily
Hemerocallis fulva
(Order:  Liliales, Family: Liliaceae)

Eastern Fox Squirrel

Eastern Fox Squirrel
Sciurus niger
(Order:  Rodentia, Family:  Sciuridae)


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