Tag Archives: Tortricidae

Arizona Bugs, part 2

If I had to pick a favorite spot out of all the places we explored on our two-and-a-half-month road trip last fall, it would be Madera Canyon in southern Arizona. ┬áThe scenery there isn’t particularly eye-catching; in fact, I didn’t … Continue reading

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Beggarticks Stem Dwellers

Last August, on one of my visits to Nantucket for my survey of gall-making and leaf-mining insects on the island, I spotted a conspicuous gall that was new to me, in a beggarticks (Asteraceae:┬áBidens) stem. I broke off the stem … Continue reading

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