Wild Stuff

A journal of biodiversity on this quarter acre.


11/20/2023 Eastern Carpenter Bee – Xylocopa virginica


10/7/23 American brown snake – Storeria. This guy wasn’t happy I moved his log, but he moved along and found another, I’m sure.

American brown snake

8/12/23 Polyphemus Moth – Antheraea polyphemus. This beauty was hiding under the big oak tree.

Polyphemus moth

7/22/23 Four-toothed Mason Wasp – Monobia quadridens. Enjoying garlic chive blooms.

mason wasp on garlic chive flowers

1/26/23 Mourning Dove – Zenaida macroura

10/15/22 Red-shouldered hawk – Buteo lineatus with a five lined skink – Plestiodon fasciatus


7/30/22 Ruby throated hummingbird – Archilochus colubris


8/8/21 Luna Moth – Actias luna