Titan Arum / Corpse Flower / Amorphophallus titanum blooming at Cal State Fullerton Biology Greenhouse.
The first one is done blooming, but there's a second one that should open any day now. If you're local, come see it!
Anybody play this game on iOS? My buddies from work got me playing, and I've been playing for several months. I have a love/hate relationship with this game, but I find it fun enough to keep playing. Oh cool, it's available for Android now.
Here's some pics of a Giant Prickly Stick Insect, Extatosoma tiaratum. I think it's a female. She is not mine, she's on loan from somebody. I think she looks like something you would see in Mad Max or some post apocalyptic movie :D
Higher resolution versions can be found on my flickr page.
Looking for some Drosera filiformis, different varieties. I especially like the all red ones. Looking for plants or seeds. Got some baby praying mantis to trade or other CP's, just let me know what you have.
My turn for epic photo thread ;) Went to San Diego about 2 weeks ago. Didn't go see thez, we didn't have enough time and it was on a friday, she was probably at work anyways. It was pouring rain while driving there. At around 2 the skies cleared up and the sun came out, it was beautiful. Was...
Found these mosquito larvae in a bucket of water. Been hoping the mommas would lay their eggs in it and they finally did. I'll take more photos when they turn into pupae, and if I'm lucky, I'll get to witness an adult mosquito hatching. I got them in a closed container, no worries about escapees ;)
Oh glorious day, what a way to finish off the year. I woke up yesterday and found that my D. dessicata ooth hatched. I saw 2 nymphs, checked back several hours later and no more has hatched out, was a bit disappointed. Late that night, I check on them and wow, I count 24 nymphs! This is so...
Finally, I found my first Phidippus spider! Been looking for one for a while. I wasn't even looking, was sweeping on my patio and noticed a black spider. Caught it, still not knowing what it was, just knew I've never photographed one of these before. It wasn't after I started taking these...