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Bugs of Bernheim
The Bugs of Bernheim: Cicada Killers
Cicada Killers: who’s listening? On hot summer days, the air is filled with the sound of cicadas. The male’s mating ...
The Bugs of Bernheim: Zebra Swallowtail Butterfly
Recently, I discovered bird droppings on a Pawpaw tree (Asimina triloba) in my backyard. Upon closer inspection it turns out, ...
The Bugs of Bernheim: Click Beetles
Photo credit: Missouri Department of Conservation, Jim Rathert Click Beetles are named after the noise they make when grabbed by ...
The Bugs of Bernheim: Diptera, The True Flies
Diptera, the true flies, are named because unlike many insects, they fly using two true wings. There are more than ...