20, 2006: Our garden, Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas.
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Background: An ant walking along our back fence.
Right: A Noctuidae moth, the Yellow-striped Armyworm Moth Spodoptera
ornithogalli. This identification provided by Bob Patterson of the
Left: A leaf-cutting bee (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae: probably Megachile
sp.) on a "Lemon Queen" flower. Below right: a close up of the bee.
Left and below: A "Dog Day" Cicada (Homoptera: Cicadidae: Tibicens
pruinosa) perched quietly on a potted plant while I took its portrait.