Tag Archives: Puerto Rico

Sea Grape Flatid – Petrusa epilepsis

The argid sawfly Sericoceros krugii wasn’t the only insect I saw associated with seagrape (Coccoloba uvifera) during my May trip to Puerto Rico. While exploring the magnificent coastal sand dune system near Isabela (northwestern Puerto Rico), I encountered a tree with literally dozens of frosty, … Continue reading

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West Indian seagrape sawfly

I spent a few days in Puerto Rico last month. A quick in-and-out for work, there was little chance to do any real exploring. Nevertheless, I booked my return on the last possible flight out so that I would have at … Continue reading

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Super Crop Challenge #13

What are these? Where did I find them? Who do they belong to? Full rules are here, and don’t forget to look for hints. Good luck! Copyright © Ted C. MacRae 2012

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