A Male Wild Turkey in Temple, Texas

A Male Wild Turkey in Temple, Texas
— BugsInTheNews is a VIEWER-PARTICIPANT WEBSITE. This article by Jerry Cates and Jan Niskala, first published on 23 August 2011, was last revised on 7 July 2012. © Bugsinthenews Vol. 12:08(02). ————————————- Early on a Monday morning (22 August 2011) after treating the wall of a residence in Temple, Texas, for carpenter ants, I started my ...

A Camel Spider from Afghanistan

A Camel Spider from Afghanistan
— This article by Jerry Cates and Jason Cates,  first published on 21 August 2011, was revised last on 5 September 2014. © Bugsinthenews Vol. 12:08(01) ——————————— Important Links related to the content of this page: Spider Extermination and Control Spider Bite First Aid   Important Links related to the Arachnid Described on this Page: Solifugae encounter, ...

A White-tailed Robber Fly from League City, Texas

A White-tailed Robber Fly from League City, Texas
— BugsInTheNews is a VIEWER-PARTICIPANT WEBSITE. This article by Jerry Cates and Mark Turvey,  first published on 31 July 2011, was revised last on 7 July 2012. © Bugsinthenews Vol. 12:07(09) ——————————— On 31 July 2011, Mark wrote: “Hi, Jerry Shot these photos of a strange-looking fly back on May 11th. He would move occasionally ...

A Southern Black Racer near Seymour, Texas

A Southern Black Racer near Seymour, Texas
— BugsInTheNews is a VIEWER-PARTICIPANT WEBSITE. This article by Jerry Cates, and John Rose, first published on 12 July 2011, was revised last on 7 July 2012. © Bugsinthenews Vol. 12:07(07) ——————————— Dr. Rose wrote: “Jerry: Pretty slow herping in Baylor County this year.  No significant rain all season.  We have not been able to ...

A Miturgid Spider at a North Houston Golf Course

A Miturgid Spider at a North Houston Golf Course
— BugsInTheNews is a VIEWER-PARTICIPANT WEBSITE. This article by Jerry Cates and Ann A., first published on 10 July 2011, was revised last on 7 July 2012. © Bugsinthenews Vol. 12:07(05) ——————————— Important Links related to the content of this page: Spider Extermination and Control Spider Bite First Aid Ann wrote: Jerry I felt this ...

Metaltella simoni, Imported from South America, in Houston and Humble, Texas

Metaltella simoni, Imported from South America, in Houston and Humble, Texas
— BugsInTheNews is a VIEWER-PARTICIPANT WEBSITE. This article by Jerry Cates, Martha Cates Serna (Humble, TX), and Truxter (Houston, TX), first published on 8 July 2011, was revised last on 8 July 2012. © Bugsinthenews Vol. 12:07(04) ——————————— Important Links related to the content of this page: Spider Extermination and Control Spider Bite First Aid ...

Literary Expositions on Ants

Literary Expositions on Ants
— BugsInTheNews is a VIEWER-PARTICIPANT WEBSITE. This article by Jerry Cates, first published on 1 July 2011, was revised last on 7 July 2012. © Bugsinthenews Vol. 12:07(01) ———————————- This series of expositions on the nature of the ant takes snippets and longer dissertations on the subject, as written by established authors who, in general, ...

Little black ants in Round Rock, Texas

Little black ants in Round Rock, Texas
— BugsInTheNews is a VIEWER-PARTICIPANT WEBSITE. This article by Jerry Cates, first published on 27 June 2011, was revised last on 4 November 2012. © Bugsinthenews Vol. 12:06(02) ———————————- There once was a time when, in Texas, the little black ant (Monomorium minimum Buckley 1866) did not assume momentous significance as a pest of human ...

Seed Bug in Commercial Kitchen Pantry, Round Rock, Texas

Seed Bug in Commercial Kitchen Pantry, Round Rock, Texas
— BugsInTheNews is a VIEWER-PARTICIPANT WEBSITE. This article by Jerry Cates, first published on 6 June 2011, was revised last on 7 July 2012. © Bugsinthenews Vol. 12:06(01) ———————————- Note that the photographs depicted on this web page may be enlarged for more detailed viewing by moving your cursor to the photo and clicking on ...

A Leopard moth in Austin, Texas

A Leopard moth in Austin, Texas
— BugsInTheNews is a VIEWER-PARTICIPANT WEBSITE. This article by Jerry Cates and Vickie W., first published on 18 April 2011, was revised last on 7 July 2012. © Bugsinthenews Vol. 12:04(02) ———————————- Vickie, a close family friend since 1977, wrote my wife the following note: We found the attached “bug” and it was so unusual ...
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