tio's neato nature thread

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Re: tio's neato nature thread

Post by the innominate one » 13 Nov 2017, 13:10

That's beary nice.

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moth mimics wasp. Halloween is over, lady!

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Re: tio's neato nature thread

Post by Warren » 13 Nov 2017, 14:36

I'm surprised a moth can mimic membranous wings.
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Re: tio's neato nature thread

Post by the innominate one » 13 Nov 2017, 15:11

There are the clearwing moths also.
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Re: tio's neato nature thread

Post by lunchstealer » 13 Nov 2017, 17:50

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Re: tio's neato nature thread

Post by the innominate one » 14 Nov 2017, 13:15

Ah, Rafflesia. A stinking corpse lily by any other name would smell as sweet.

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Re: tio's neato nature thread

Post by the innominate one » 15 Nov 2017, 06:05

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Re: tio's neato nature thread

Post by the innominate one » 15 Nov 2017, 10:10

Apparently, it's plethodontid week. #TIL

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Re: tio's neato nature thread

Post by dbcooper » 15 Nov 2017, 19:34

Slip inside a sleeping bag.

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Re: tio's neato nature thread

Post by the innominate one » 15 Nov 2017, 19:42

Shit. That'll leave a mark.
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Re: tio's neato nature thread

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Slip inside a sleeping bag.

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Slip inside a sleeping bag.

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Re: tio's neato nature thread

Post by JasonL » 17 Nov 2017, 09:11

Imperious lil bastard.

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Re: tio's neato nature thread

Post by the innominate one » 17 Nov 2017, 18:24

I wish I had my good camera with me. I bet I'm looking at 500-1000 ravens and/or crows. No Tom Servos, though.
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Re: tio's neato nature thread

Post by the innominate one » 17 Nov 2017, 18:53

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Re: tio's neato nature thread

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Re: tio's neato nature thread

Post by Andrew » 17 Nov 2017, 21:12

the innominate one wrote:
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Leonids peak this weekend.

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Interesting. I'm camping in a very dark area this weekend because I wanted to take advantage of the new moon to see stars. That's quite the bonus.
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Re: tio's neato nature thread

Post by the innominate one » 17 Nov 2017, 21:18

That's serendipitous. Let us know how the viewing is.

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Re: tio's neato nature thread

Post by dbcooper » 17 Nov 2017, 22:18

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Re: tio's neato nature thread

Post by Ellie » 17 Nov 2017, 22:50

the innominate one wrote:
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Nature is horrifying.
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Re: tio's neato nature thread

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Re: tio's neato nature thread

Post by the innominate one » Yesterday, 10:56

Remember, insects invented agriculture, paper, and slavery long before humans did.





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Re: tio's neato nature thread

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