Insects Spotted on Campus


Aphids are feeding on this immature cashew fruit and ants are eating the aphids' sugary secretions while also protecting the aphids from predators
Can you see the eye spots on the wings of this large moth?
A huge beetle!
I fed this beautifully iridescent wasp to the praying mantis in my lab
A praying mantis hanging from a collection of flowers
Scale insects crawling atop a stem under a microscope
A moth spreads its wings so that its eye spots, which help ward off predators, are visible
Is this an insect who's a master of camouflage or a twig with dried leaves?