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The Yard List(s), Part 11

Now that I’ve declared my intention to find as many sawfly larvae as possible, they’re starting to show up everywhere I look. Today Julia and I made a rare trip away from home, lured by the news from my mother … Continue reading

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Jujube Tubes, Part 2

Two days after I posted his photos and suggested that examining the exuviae at the ends of the tubes might help to solve the mystery,¬†Judhajit Dasgupta reported back to me: Following your cue I had searched the plant and I … Continue reading

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Jujube Tubes

I often get emails with requests for identifications of strange objects, and usually these are things that can be identified using my book. ¬†Every once in a while, though, I’m treated to bizarre little mysteries from the other side of … Continue reading

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