Miscellaneous Bugs VIII

Aqualand Pics

 
 

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6-inch venomous Vietnamese centipede.

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Unfurled.

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Vampire Shrimp

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Named for the sharp little points on his "pivcers."

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White crayfish -- not an albino -- note the black eyes.

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Likely female.

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Not much of a pincher.

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Called an "orange-hand lobster."  Looks identical to the red claws.

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Appears to be a female.

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Nystery snail sex.

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0.75-inch tiger shrimp.

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Albino mystery snail.

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Blue marble lobster.

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Same guy.

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Death stalker scorpion, Leiurus quinquestraitus, grows to 4.5 inches.

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Best suited to experieced scorpion keepers.

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Local grown emperor scorpion.

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Crickets sometimes attack their predator -- especially at night.

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Patriot crab snacking on a pellet.

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More easily seen here.

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Madagascar walking stick.

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Cute as a bug's face.

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Some sort of biting fly on my front door.

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Goliath hornworm, Manduca sexta -- related to the tomato worm pest.  You see the horn on his back end.

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Mouth end.

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Head.

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Aphids on a wild morning glory tendril.

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First mantis of the season, August 17, 2014.

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Same guy.

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Next day.  Larger now after his first shed.

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Polishing off a cricket.

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About a week later -- bigger cricket and bigger belly, September 7, 2014..

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September 8.

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September 12.  Her wings mean she'll stop growing.

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September 19, 2014.  Deceased,

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Leaving behind this clutch of eggs on the roof of her cage.

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1-inch African olive centipede.

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Vietnamese centipede, Scalopendra subspinies. in a 3.5-inch shipping container.

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He bailed when I took the lid off this time.

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Black Asian forest scorpion, Pandinus imperator .

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Ditto.

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Better pic here.

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Wax Worms.

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1-inch cherry red shrimp.

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Squash bug on my front door screen -- not to be compared with a squashed bug.

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Madagascar hissing roach expelling an egg case.

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Smokey millipede.

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Exoskeleton and recently shed vampire shrimp (filter feeder).

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Vampire Shrimp,

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