Sunday, September 24, 2006

Wrong again

I made a wrong call on another of Regina's insects I posted yesterday--see below. At least you'll see how hard this identifying business is. [Thanks Lloyd for the kind way you sent in your correction.]

Yellow-collared Scape [Cisseps fulvicollis]-- note orange collar and black head.
Photo by Regina Alvarez

Virginia Ctenucha [Ctenucha virginica] -- note orange head
Photo from Bug Guide

PS If you click on the photos you can make them bigger--and see more details.