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#16 redkid

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Posted 01 October 2005 - 03:11 AM

Hey!! I know that bug !!! Is it about 4-5cm long ???
It's foud in garbage from animals( s#*t smile.gif ),or potato cultures.It's a frequently used catfish bait(european catfish: silurus glanis)
Cool looking bug eh ?? headbang.gif

#17 redkid

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Posted 01 October 2005 - 06:46 AM

A large hoper
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A strange mayfly( it has fluorescent green eyes bugeyes.gif )
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#18 wickedcarpenter

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Posted 01 October 2005 - 09:06 PM

Right on the money Jeff headbang.gif Me and Steve thought the moles and Stoneflys were breeding laugh.gif
That is one strong bug! These 2 bugs were about 1 3/4" in body length with out the tails.
Thank God i don't have these moles in my grass! i've Killed 10 moles this year and could not even think of going against these bugs.
Thanks for the bug info. Brent

#19 tdeyette

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Posted 01 October 2005 - 09:39 PM

Here are a couple of grasshopper photos I took while camping this year:

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#20 Graham

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Posted 04 October 2005 - 11:16 AM

I was just searching the web for spider photos and found a cool web site with lots of insects pix.

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#21 uffepuffe

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Posted 04 October 2005 - 01:49 PM

Great photos Graham!

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Posted 20 October 2005 - 12:40 AM

These are the praying mantis eating spider photos posted by Bindfordw in a seperate post earlier.

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Posted 29 October 2005 - 09:28 AM

A weeks ago I did get some photos of dragonflies. The one with the mating couple bugged me alot because when i got home and looked at the photos is turned out that the camear had focused on the background leaving the dragonflies all blurry sad.gif

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#24 Catalpa_Joe

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Posted 29 October 2005 - 04:51 PM

Check out this web site folks. You can spend more time fishing & less taking pics that way.
www.ent.iastate.edu/list/directory/92

#25 Troutnut

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Posted 29 October 2005 - 06:11 PM

May as well plug my site in case anyone here doesn't know about it: http://www.troutnut.com

There are more pictures of insects (mostly mayflies) than I care to count. I'll have about twice as many (and at much higher quality) in the new version, which I think will fiiiiiinally be ready to go live around January or so.

#26 uffepuffe

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Posted 30 October 2005 - 06:55 AM

To me there is no better source than troutnut.com, they doesn't come much better than that. Can hadly wait til the new version Jason!

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#27 uffepuffe

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Posted 01 November 2005 - 11:44 AM

Here are some of the funkiest dragonflies I have ever seen! Really cool site with insects from Thailand!

http://www.thaibugs....agonflies1a.htm

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#28 sandflyx

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Posted 01 November 2005 - 07:33 PM

check out these, [attachmentid=2144][attachmentid=2145][attachmentid=2146]

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#29 sandflyx

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Posted 01 November 2005 - 07:41 PM

and some more..[attachmentid=2148][attachmentid=2149][attachmentid=2150][attachmentid=2151]

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#30 Graham

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Posted 20 January 2006 - 07:52 PM

I was just looking at some incredible insect photos from NorCal rivers. The photographer has a few hundred photos in her gallery.

click here for cool insect photos

Graham