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Nicky Bay

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Harvestmen: Opiliones Checklist

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17 April 2023

Arachnids from the order Opiliones are commonly called harvestmen, harvest spiders, shepherd spiders, or daddy-long-legs (not to be confused with Pholcidae). In Latin, opilio refers to “shepherd”. In England,…

Highlights

Macro Highlights – The Best of 2022

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31 December 2022

In 2022, I spent a little more time exploring the urban microfauna. I was also an instructor at BugShot Ecuador 2022 and had lots of lifers from the Amazon…

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Tingidae Checklist: Lace Bugs

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10 October 2022

Lace bugs belong to the family Tingidae and are recognised by the lace-like structure on their pronotum and forewings. Lace bugs are usually host-specific and feed on the undersides…

Feature Workshop

BugShot Ecuador 2022 Highlights

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13 July 2022

BugShot Ecuador 2022 was held from 4 to 13 June 2022, brimming with a troupe of naturalists hungry for some macro action after a 2-year hiatus due to the…

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BugShot Ecuador 2022 Checklist

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17 June 2022

BugShot Ecuador 2022 was an unforgettable adventure with some of the world’s most wonderful bug folks. From the cloud forest to the Amazon river system, we simply snapped non-stop…

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