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fionahellmann

Date

November 26, 2022 02:18 PM SAST

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razorspider

Date

October 30, 2022 04:43 PM SAST

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True Horse Flies (Genus Tabanus)

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wesselpretorius

Date

November 12, 2022 08:13 AM SAST

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Ostrich Bombom (Bombomyia discoidea)

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fionahellmann

Date

October 30, 2022 03:50 PM SAST

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fionahellmann

Date

October 29, 2022 09:27 AM SAST

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fionahellmann

Date

October 18, 2022 10:21 AM SAST

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razorspider

Date

October 13, 2022 11:59 AM SAST

Description

Probably D. luxurians

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Spike Wilters (Genus Pephricus)

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fionahellmann

Date

October 15, 2022 02:24 PM SAST

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hamishrobertson

Date

April 2, 2011 06:16 PM CAT

Description

On rock outside nest entrance of Camponotus fulvopilosus, the workers of which it mimics in appearance. Photographed by Duncan Robertson.

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Gold-spotted Mudskipper (Periophthalmus chrysospilos)

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chitrashanker

Date

August 15, 2022 12:14 PM IST

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What

Mottled Clown Treefrog (Dendropsophus sarayacuensis)

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alejandro_dsb

Date

December 16, 2019 08:31 PM -05

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fionahellmann

Date

September 8, 2022 12:35 PM SAST

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Spiny Ant Mimic (Apochinomma formicaeforme)

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robertwienand

Date

June 2022

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Genus Gea

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robertwienand

Date

June 24, 2022 07:00 AM SAST

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What

Yellowline Arrow Crab (Stenorhynchus seticornis)

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donalddavesne

Date

May 13, 2022 03:00 PM AST

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Black-footed Cat (Felis nigripes)

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niallp

Date

August 12, 2018 08:50 PM SAST

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What

Black-winged Stilt (Himantopus himantopus)

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fionahellmann

Date

May 11, 2022 02:04 PM SAST

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alandmanson

Date

March 9, 2022 04:52 PM SAST

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Bee Flies (Family Bombyliidae)

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maritzavr75

Date

May 2, 2022 02:47 PM SAST

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What

Autumn Pypie (Gladiolus brevifolius)

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ish_crew

Date

April 29, 2022 10:54 AM SAST

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What

Common Bark Spider (Caerostris sexcuspidata)

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danielclarke1

Date

May 1, 2022 09:54 AM SAST

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What

Martial Eagle (Polemaetus bellicosus)

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fionahellmann

Date

April 30, 2022 11:18 AM SAST

Description

Adult

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What

African Fish-Eagle (Haliaeetus vocifer)

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fionahellmann

Date

May 3, 2022 11:51 AM SAST

Description

Juvenile

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What

Black Droptail Ant (Myrmicaria nigra)

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suretha_dorse

Date

April 30, 2022 10:05 AM SAST

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What

Bark Spiders (Genus Caerostris)

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nikiescott

Date

February 20, 2022 04:31 AM SAST

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simon_verlynde

Date

March 19, 2022 09:50 AM EDT

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What

Water Chevrotain (Hyemoschus aquaticus)

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davidfasbender

Date

January 25, 2022 09:49 AM CET

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What

Red-spotted Mitten Lobster (Parribacus holthuisi)

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vetea_liao

Date

January 28, 2022 08:00 PM HST

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wynand_uys

Date

January 23, 2022 02:09 PM SAST

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Harvestmen (Order Opiliones)

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anne_m

Date

December 30, 2021 01:03 PM SAST

Description

• Pair of harvestmen found together.
• Location: On the vertical surface of a tree trunk approximately 1.2m above the ground in a forest alongside a stream.
• When disturbed the two harvestmen moved around the tree trunk together as a pair.
• One of the specimens had a large swollen abdomen. The ventral surface of the opisthosoma was white. The other specimen was much smaller with no white visible on the ventral surface.
• White also at the base of the legs in both specimens.
• Possibly a male/female pair?

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Triangle Orb-web Spiders (Genus Ideocaira)

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karooicus

Date

December 22, 2021 03:09 PM SAST

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peters5001

Date

December 22, 2021 12:17 PM SAST

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fionahellmann

Date

December 1, 2021 12:22 PM SAST

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karooicus

Date

November 30, 2021 04:32 PM SAST

Description

Maybe I. cicatricosa or undescribed...Facebook Spiderclub of SA.

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fionahellmann

Date

November 18, 2021 09:32 AM SAST

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What

Scrub Hare (Lepus saxatilis)

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fionahellmann

Date

October 28, 2021 05:58 PM SAST

Description

Often seen in the vineyards and surrounding wheat fields. First time it posed so nicely.

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What

Stretched Thief Spiders (Genus Rhomphaea)

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spidermandan

Date

September 17, 2021 11:12 AM CAT

Description

~2/3mm body length

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dhoare

Date

August 25, 2021 12:28 PM SAST

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What

Wedge-snouted Desert Lizard (Meroles cuneirostris)

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herpguy

Date

March 28, 1992

Description

This lacertid was found during the day off the main road in a sand dune 33 km east of Luderitz in western Namibia.

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joanyoung

Date

September 22, 2010

Description

Maybe: Leaf Rolling Weevil - Attelabidae


Very small beetle found in Satara Camp. Riaan: can you tell me what it is please?

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Kalahari Black Korhaan (Eupodotis afraoides ssp. damarensis)

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lampas

Date

January 13, 2012

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Grass Katydids (Genus Tylopsis)

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rudivs

Date

May 5, 2012

Description

Katydid, Borakalalo National Park


Female based on white line on abdomen.

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African Stegodyphus Velvet Spider (Stegodyphus africanus)

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olie

Date

November 28, 2011

Description

I tried to identify this one but I couldn't even find the right family. . . It has distinctive comb like hairs on its front tibia.

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Fiery-necked Nightjar (Caprimulgus pectoralis)

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fionahellmann

Date

July 22, 2021 05:41 PM SAST

Description

In a neighbour's garden. I have his permission to post his photo.

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Cape Porcelain Weevil (Lixus schoenherri)

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fionahellmann

Date

August 4, 2021 02:18 PM SAST

Description

Large weevil which blended in well with the wild rosemary , Eriocephalus africanus.

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White Capestar (Pauridia alba)

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sybilmajo

Date

May 12, 2021 02:44 PM SAST

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Grass Lynx Spiders (Genus Oxyopes)

Date

January 27, 2021 03:26 PM SAST

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What

Guineafowl (Hamanumida daedalus)

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gab00229

Date

January 13, 2021 12:48 PM CET

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Wolf Spiders (Family Lycosidae)

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ajdyason

Date

December 1, 2020 05:51 PM SAST

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Spiders (Order Araneae)

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sallyslak

Date

December 15, 2020 04:18 AM SAST

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What

Brown-throated Three-toed Sloth (Bradypus variegatus)

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agonzalo

Date

January 31, 2020 08:26 AM EST

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Rock Mesemb (Tanquana prismatica)

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dhoare

Date

October 22, 2020 10:45 AM SAST

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Fang's Puffer (Pao fangi)

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patta-v

Date

November 17, 2020 12:32 PM +07

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Owlet Moths and Allies (Superfamily Noctuoidea)

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gab00229

Date

November 17, 2020 10:46 PM CET

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What

Finger Baroe (Cyphia digitata)

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fionahellmann

Date

October 7, 2020 10:55 AM SAST

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What

Pleated Inkcap (Parasola plicatilis)

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gab00229

Date

October 20, 2020 08:07 AM CEST

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Erroneous Cowry (Erronea errones)

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birdexplorers

Date

July 5, 2020 11:25 AM +07

Place

Rewa, Fiji (Google, OSM)

Description

Very common on fringing rubble reef.

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luisstevens

Date

July 5, 2020 09:39 AM CDT

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What

Climbing Sundew (Drosera planchonii)

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cobaltducks

Date

July 5, 2020 08:19 AM ACST

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terrinorris

Date

July 3, 2020 09:39 AM EDT

Description

Note: I have photographed this Hexatomini at Cedar Bog in Champaign County, Ohio for at least 17 years. Always in the same area.
I've added two other observations; one from back in 2004.
Links to those observations:
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/88273567
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/84762884
Here's an observation this year (2022) with better pics of wing venation. Same location.
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/124010854

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onidiras

Date

July 5, 2020 06:17 AM KST

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Butterflies and Moths (Order Lepidoptera)

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andrev

Date

May 31, 2020 10:07 PM SAST

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Spinybacked Orbweaver (Gasteracantha cancriformis)

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andrea_moya

Date

April 20, 2020 08:54 PM -05

Description

Araña cangrejo, panadera o soldado

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What

Smooth Lumpsucker (Aptocyclus ventricosus)

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mckittre

Date

May 10, 2020 11:16 AM AKDT

Description

guarding eggs under a flat rock in the intertidal zone.

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Common Baboon Spiders (Genus Harpactira)

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fionahellmann

Date

May 5, 2020 10:13 AM SAST

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Velvet Lynx Spider (Oxyopes flavipalpis)

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alandmanson

Date

May 5, 2020 03:00 PM CET

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fionahellmann

Date

May 1, 2020 11:11 AM SAST

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What

Huntsman Spiders (Family Sparassidae)

Observer

evr7966

Date

July 19, 2019 10:23 AM SAST

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