Insects in love

Insects in flight

Birds in love

Baptisia Weevil ovipositing on
Apion rostrum
06/22/09 Schulenberg Prairie
Margined Leatherwing mating on
Chauliognathus marginatus facebook
07/20/14 Pioneer Park
Goldenrod Soldier Beetle mating
Chauliognathus pennsylvanicus facebook
08/20/14 Night Heron Marsh
Goldenrod Soldier Beetle mating
Chauliognathus pennsylvanicus facebook
08/21/16 Schulenberg Prairie
Goldenrod Soldier Beetle mating Natalie
Chauliognathus pennsylvanicus facebook
08/28/14 Kirt Prairie
Dogbane Beetle mating
Chrysochus auratus facebook
07/05/15 Herrick Lake
Six-spotted Tiger Beetle mating
Cicindela sexguttata facebook
05/29/13 Herrick Lake
Black Blister Beetle mating
Epicauta pennsylvanica facebook
08/21/12 Kirt Prairie
Black Blister Beetle mating pollen poop
Epicauta pennsylvanica facebook
08/25/16 Kirt Prairie
Japanese Beetle mating
Popillia japonica facebook
07/19/14 Blackwell Native Plant Nursery Workday
Japanese Beetle mating
Popillia japonica facebook
07/28/14 McDowell Grove
Japanese Beetle mating
Popillia japonica facebook
07/07/15 Kirt Prairie
Red Milkweed Beetle mating
Tetraopes tetraopthalmus
07/19/14 Blackwell Native Plant Nursery Workday
Red Milkweed Beetle mating
Tetraopes tetraopthalmus facebook
07/05/15 Herrick Lake
Inland Floodwater Mosquito female sucking blood
Aedes vexans
06/17/15 Kirt Prairie
Deer Fly female sucking blood
Chrysopsinae
06/17/15 Kirt Prairie
Syrphid Fly mating
Helophilus fasciatus
04/18/12 Kirt Prairie
Syrphid Fly mating on
Orthonevra nitida
07/23/13 COD Campus
Stable Fly sucking blood
Stomoxys calcitrans
09/22/14 Danada
Small Milkweed Bug mating lateral
Lygaeus kalmii facebook
08/10/16 Blackwell
Small Milkweed Bug mating dorsal on
Lygaeus kalmii facebook
08/10/16 Blackwell
Large Milkweed Bug mating
Oncopeltus fasciatus facebook
07/07/15 Kirt Prairie
European Wool-carder Bee mating
Anthidium manicatum facebook
07/16/16 Lurie Garden
Wool-carder Bee mating
Anthidium oblongatum facebook
07/04/16 Lurie Garden
Wool-carder Bee threesome
Anthidium oblongatum
07/04/16 Lurie Garden
Wool-carder Bee mating on Bird's-foot Trefoil
Anthidium oblongatum facebook
08/02/16 McDowell Grove
Weaver Ant biting
Oecophylla smaragdina facebook
01/19/16 Siem Reap, Cambodia
Eastern Cicada Killer mating
Sphecius speciosus facebook
07/28/16 Lurie Garden
Eastern Cicada Killer mating
Sphecius speciosus facebook
08/08/14 Sugarland Run
Eastern Cicada Killer mating hand
Sphecius speciosus facebook
08/08/14 Sugarland Run
Eastern Cicada Killer mating trio
Sphecius speciosus facebook
08/08/14 Sugarland Run
Monarch mating Isabelle hand
Danaus plexippus
08/17/11 San Diego: Balboa Park
Monarch female ovipositing on
Danaus plexippus facebook
07/26/14 Springbrook Prairie
Eastern Tailed Blue mating
Everes comyntas
06/14/13 Herrick Lake
Eastern Tailed Blue mating
Everes comyntas
06/25/15 Sugarland Run
Black Swallowtail female ovipositing on
Papilio polyxenes
08/19/13 Danada
Shadow Darner mating hand
Aeshna umbrosa facebook
10/11/14 Arrowhead Park
Common Green Darner male fighting male
Anax junius facebook
06/23/14 Herrick Lake
Common Green Darner tandem flying
Anax junius facebook
07/23/14 McDowell Grove
Common Green Darner tandem ovipositing
Anax junius facebook
07/23/14 McDowell Grove
Blue-fronted Dancer mating
Argia apicalis facebook
06/24/14 Herrick Lake
Blue-fronted Dancer mating
Argia apicalis facebook
09/18/09 Springbrook Prairie
Blue-fronted Dancer tandem
Argia apicalis facebook
06/28/16 Algonkian Nature Preserve, VA
Powdered Dancer mating
Argia moesta
06/29/09 Naperville Rivwewalk
Powdered Dancer mating wheel
Argia moesta facebook
07/14/16 McDowell Grove
Powdered Dancer ovipositing
Argia moesta facebook
07/10/14 McDowell Grove
Powdered Dancer ovipositing
Argia moesta facebook
07/14/16 McDowell Grove
Powdered Dancer ovipositing trio
Argia moesta facebook
07/10/14 McDowell Grove
Powdered Dancer tandem
Argia moesta facebook
07/10/14 McDowell Grove
Powdered Dancer tandem
Argia moesta facebook
06/28/16 Algonkian Nature Preserve, VA
Blue-tipped Dancer tandem
Argia tibialis facebook
06/28/16 Algonkian Nature Preserve, VA
Ebony Jewelwing mating
Calopteryx maculata facebook
08/05/14 Sugarland Run
Halloween Pennant mating
Celithemis eponina facebook
06/27/14 Herrick Lake
Familiar Bluet mating
Enallagma civile facebook
07/01/14 Danada
Familiar Bluet ovipositing
Enallagma civile facebook
07/01/14 Danada
Skimming Bluet mating
Enallagma geminatum facebook
06/24/14 Herrick Lake
Skimming Bluet ovipositing
Enallagma geminatum
06/27/14 Herrick Lake
Skimming Bluet ovipositing face plant
Enallagma geminatum facebook
06/27/14 Herrick Lake
Skimming Bluet ovipositing immersed
Enallagma geminatum
06/27/14 Herrick Lake
Skimming Bluet tandem
Enallagma geminatum
06/22/14 Herrick Lake
Skimming Bluet tandem
Enallagma geminatum
06/24/14 Herrick Lake
Orange Bluet mating
Enallagma signatum facebook
06/23/14 Herrick Lake
American Rubyspot tandem
Hetaerina americana facebook
08/21/16 Schulenberg Prairie
Eastern Forktail female ovipositing
Ischnura verticalis
09/04/11 Arrowhead Park
Eastern Forktail mating
Ischnura verticalis
06/22/12 Kirt Prairie
Emerald Spreadwing tandem
Lestes dryas facebook
06/16/15 Egermann Woods
Widow Skimmer mating
Libellula luctuosa facebook
06/22/14 Herrick Lake
Common Whitetail female ovipositing
Libellula lydia bugguide
08/18/13 Arrowhead Park
Common Whitetail male chasing female
Libellula lydia bugguide
08/18/13 Arrowhead Park
Blue Dasher female ovipositing
Pachydiplax longipennis facebook
06/26/16 Claude Moore Park, Sterling VA
Blue Dasher mating front
Pachydiplax longipennis facebook
06/26/16 Claude Moore Park, Sterling VA
Blue Dasher mating lateral
Pachydiplax longipennis facebook
06/26/16 Claude Moore Park, Sterling VA
Saffron-winged Meadowhawk mating
Sympetrum costiferum
10/08/11 Kirt Prairie
Autumn Meadowhawk tandem
Sympetrum vicinum facebook
09/19/14 Hidden Lake
Black Saddlebags guarded ovipositing
Tramea lacerata facebook
07/10/16 Herrick Lake
Black Saddlebags mating
Tramea lacerata
05/27/14 Molokai, Hawaii
Carolina Grasshopper threesome
Dissosteira carolina facebook
09/09/14 Danada
Carolina Grasshopper trio
Dissosteira carolina facebook
09/09/14 Danada
Carolina Grasshopper trio hand
Dissosteira carolina
09/09/14 Danada
Differential Grasshopper female ovipositing
Melanoplus differentialis facebook
10/08/15 COD Campus
Red-legged Grasshopper mating
Melanoplus femurrubrum facebook
09/16/14 Danada
Red-legged Grasshopper mating
Melanoplus femurrubrum
09/19/14 Hidden Lake
Red-legged Grasshopper mating interruptus
Melanoplus femurrubrum facebook
09/22/14 Danada
Forbes' Tree Cricket male stridulating
Oecanthus forbesi facebook youtube
10/06/14 Danada
Black-legged Meadow Katydid male stridulating
Orchelimum nigripes bugguide
09/25/13 Lambert Lake
Black-legged Meadow Katydid male stridulating
Orchelimum nigripes youtube
09/29/14 Hidden Lake
Black-legged Meadow Katydid male stridulating
Orchelimum nigripes youtube
10/27/14 Hidden Lake
Black-legged Meadow Katydid males fighting
Orchelimum nigripes youtube
10/07/13 Lambert Lake

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