Monthly Archives: May 2019

Phocus on Phyllobrotica

Beetles are often pretty good botanists, and when it comes beetle botanists there are none finer than species in the family Chrysomelidae. Members of this family are commonly called “leaf beetles” because… well, they are usually found on leaves, and … Continue reading

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‘Beetles in the Bush’ has it’s own domain!

I have a new post almost ready (about tiny little botanists!), but I wanted to let everybody know that this site—’Beetles in the Bush’—now has it’s own domain: http://beetlesinthebush.com No need to add “.wordpress” anymore. Update your links (but old … Continue reading

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Orchid Valley Natural Area

This month’s destination for the WGNSS Natural History Photography Group was Orchid Valley Natural Area in Hawn State Park. This natural area is south of the main park and not normally open to the public, but we were granted permission … Continue reading

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