Sim Park Bike Path, Wichita, Sedgwick County Kansas, June 14, 2006

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Last updated 17 January 2007

 

Right, background and left below: A male robber fly (Diptera: Asilidae: Asilinae: Apocleini: - Promachus bastardii).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Right below: A female Eastern Forktail damselfly (Odonata: Zygoptera: Coenagrionidae: Ischnura verticalis).

 

 

 

Below left:  A skipper (Lepidopera: Hesperiidae).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Right: A Question Mark butterfly (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae: Polygonia interrogationis).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Left: A bright and fresh Spring Azure butterfly (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae: Celestrina ladon).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Right: Carpenter bees (Hymenoptera: Apidae: Xylocopinae) were madly flying around these blooming bushes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Left: A wasp (Hymenoptera: Vespidae). probably a member of the family Eumeninae (Potter Wasps). 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Below left: Two views of a Bee Fly (Diptera: Bombylidae).