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0 0 Puff balls

Puff balls

by JenniferPickensWest Virginia, USA

Puff balls on a fallen tree. Kanawha

0 0 Six-spotted Tiger Beetle

Six-spotted Tiger Beetle

by Doren BWest Virginia, USA

Approximately one inch (2.6 cm) in length.

1 0 Yellow Buckeye

Yellow Buckeye

by Doren BWest Virginia, USA

Leaves just emerging on a warm day in early Spring.

0 0 Collared Earthstar

Collared Earthstar

by Doren BWest Virginia, USA

Group of fungi, with decaying fruiting bodies, found along a

3 0 Shaggy Mane mushroom

Shaggy Mane mushroom

by Doren BWest Virginia, USA

Growing on the forest floor in a ...

1 0 Banded Fishing Spider

Banded Fishing Spider

by Doren BWest Virginia, USA

Found on a sandy bank beside a small stream in a mixed hardwood, Appalachian ...

0 1 Dryad's Saddle fungus

Dryad's Saddle fungus

by Doren BWest Virginia, USA

Also known as Pheasant's Back.

1 0 Black Rat Snake

Black Rat Snake

by Doren BWest Virginia, USA

Approximately 1 meter long and 30 mm. thick.

2 0 Witch's Hat mushroom

Witch's Hat mushroom

by Doren BWest Virginia, USA

Found growing out of fine gravel along a roadside.

4 2 Silvery Checkerspot

Silvery Checkerspot

by Doren BWest Virginia, USA

Wingspan approximately 3 cm. Yellow-orange with black markings and white ...

3 1 Marbled Orbweaver

Marbled Orbweaver

by Doren BWest Virginia, USA

-70 cm. wide) stretched across openings between tall shrubs in the

7 1 flat-backed millipede

flat-backed millipede

by Doren BWest Virginia, USA

Five centimeters long, with bright yellow-orange bands on the hind portion of ...

1 1 Amanita citrina

Amanita citrina

by Doren BWest Virginia, USA

The scientific name, Amanita citrina, is not agreed for North American ...

1 1 Heimioporus betula

Heimioporus betula

by Doren BWest Virginia, USA

I learned this species as Austroboletus betula, but this scientific name is now ...

0 0 Giant Bark Aphid

Giant Bark Aphid

by Doren BWest Virginia, USA

Body 4 mm. long with wings at least 6 mm.

0 0 Common Angle moth

Common Angle moth

by Doren BCharleston, West Virginia, United States

Wingspan of approximately 24-27 mm.

0 0 Celery Leaftier moth

Celery Leaftier moth

by Doren BCharleston, West Virginia, United States

Attracted to a fluorescent porch light. Surrounding area is a mix of mesophytic ...

0 0 Double-banded Grass-Veneer

Double-banded Grass-Veneer

by Doren BCharleston, West Virginia, United States

Length: 11 mm.

0 0 Smaller Parasa Moth

Smaller Parasa Moth

by Doren BCharleston, West Virginia, United States

Length 11-13 mm.

0 0 Square-spotted Matyringa moth

Square-spotted Matyringa moth

by Doren BCharleston, West Virginia, United States

Approximately 11 mm. in length.

0 0 Wolf's Milk slime mold

Wolf's Milk slime mold

by Doren BWest Virginia, USA

Small nodules (4-6 mm), with a dull, dark brown color and a leathery skin. ...

1 1 Regal Moth larva

Regal Moth larva

by Doren BWest Virginia, USA

Caterpillar 18 mm. long.

4 1 Regal Moth larva

Regal Moth larva

by Doren BWest Virginia, USA

85-90 mm. long and 14-15 mm. wide, not including the spines.

14 3 Green-headed Jelly Club fungus

Green-headed Jelly Club fungus

by Doren BWest Virginia, USA

Two to two-and-a-half inches ( 4 - 5 cm) tall, growing in loose clusters. ...

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