Category: Georgia

Iridopsis defectaria, 23 May 2012

Iridopsis defectaria, the Brown-shaded gray moth; Lowndes county, Georgia (23 May 2012). Another Brown-shaded gray moth loitering about the glory of late May. Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Bombycilla cedrorum, 20 February 2013

Bombycilla cedrorum, the Cedar waxwing; Lowndes county, Georgia (20 February 2013). They only showed up a couple of times during our two years living in Valdosta, but I was tickled when the Cedar waxwings did drop by! Waxwings are tremendous.  Learn more about this species…

Gonatista grisea, 28 June 2013

Gonatista grisea, the Grizzled mantis; Lowndes county, Georgia (28 June 2013). A dorsal view of a grizzled mantis biding the plenty of time on our house exterior back in Valdosta, Georgia.  Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Gonatista grisea, 28 June 2013

Gonatista grisea, the Grizzled mantis; Lowndes county, Georgia (28 June 2013). The grizzled mantis is always a sight to behold. A persnickety little mantis! Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Spizella passerina, 17 March 2012

Spizella passerina, the Chipping sparrow; Lowndes county, Georgia (17 March 2012). We caught the attention of a few Chipping sparrows with our backyard bird feeder during our time in Valdosta. Agreeable little chippers they were.  Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Pheucticus ludovicianus, 26 April 2012

Pheucticus ludovicianus, the Rose-breasted grosbeak; Lowndes county, Georgia (26 April 2012). We only had one visit from Rose-breasted grosbeaks at our bird feeder in Valdosta — at least only one visit that I noticed. I would’ve liked to have seen more! A really attractive…

Acris gryllus gryllus, 12 January 2013

Acris gryllus gryllus, the Coastal Plain (Southern) cricket frog; Lanier county, Georgia (12 January 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Acris gryllus gryllus, 12 April 2013

Acris gryllus gryllus, the Coastal Plain (Southern) cricket frog; Lowndes county, Georgia (12 April 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Acris gryllus gryllus, 18 March 2013

Acris gryllus gryllus, the Coastal Plain (Southern) cricket frog; Lowndes county, Georgia (18 March 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Anaxyrus terrestris, 14 May 2013

Anaxyrus terrestris, the Southern toadlet (presumably); Lowndes county, Georgia (14 May 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Anaxyrus terrestris, 14 May 2013

Anaxyrus terrestris, the Southern toadlet (presumably); Lowndes county, Georgia (14 May 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Anaxyrus terrestris, 14 May 2013

Anaxyrus terrestris, the Southern toadlet (presumably); Lowndes county, Georgia (14 May 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Cyathus striatus, 15 July 2013

Cyathus striatus, the Fluted bird’s nest fungus; Lowndes county, Georgia (15 July 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Anolis carolinensis, 06 April 2014

Anolis carolinensis, the Carolina green anole; Volusia county, Florida (06 April 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org. Zoomed In:

Pelidnota punctata, 19 June 2013

Pelidnota punctata, the Grapevine beetle; Lowndes county, Georgia (19 June 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Pelidnota punctata, 19 June 2013

Pelidnota punctata, the Grapevine beetle; Lowndes county, Georgia (19 June 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Opheodrys aestivus, 13 May 2013

Opheodrys aestivus, the Rough green snake; Lowndes county, Georgia (13 May 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Opheodrys aestivus, 13 May 2013

Opheodrys aestivus, the Rough green snake; Lowndes county, Georgia (13 May 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Coluber constrictor priapus, 15 March 2012

Coluber constrictor priapus, the Southern black racer; Lowndes county, Georgia (15 March 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Coluber constrictor priapus, 15 March 2012

Coluber constrictor priapus, the Southern black racer; Lowndes county, Georgia (15 March 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Coluber constrictor priapus, 15 March 2012

Coluber constrictor priapus, the Southern black racer; Lowndes county, Georgia (15 March 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Coluber constrictor priapus, 15 March 2012

Coluber constrictor priapus, the Southern black racer; Lowndes county, Georgia (15 March 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Pantherophis alleghaniensis (Gray), 28 April 2012

Pantherophis alleghaniensis, the Eastern rat snake; Lowndes county, Georgia (28 April 2012). Note that some consider Gray-patterned Eastern rat snakes in this area to be Pantherophis spiloides, the Gray rat snake. Learn more about this complex at iNaturalist.org.

Pantherophis alleghaniensis (Gray), 28 April 2012

Pantherophis alleghaniensis, the Eastern rat snake; Lowndes county, Georgia (28 April 2012). Note that some consider Gray-patterned Eastern rat snakes in this area to be Pantherophis spiloides, the Gray rat snake. Learn more about this complex at iNaturalist.org.

Tremella fuciformis, 25 June 2012

Tremella fuciformis, the Snowy fungus; Lowndes county, Georgia (25 June 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Tremella fuciformis, 25 June 2012

Tremella fuciformis, the Snowy fungus; Lowndes county, Georgia (25 June 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Bipalium kewense, 16 March 2012 (w/Video)

Bipalium kewense, the Arrowhead flatworm; Lowndes county, Georgia (16 March 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Bipalium kewense, 10 January 2013

Bipalium kewense, the Arrowhead flatworm; Lowndes county, Georgia (10 January 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Trachemys scripta scripta, 13 May 2013

Trachemys scripta scripta, the Yellow-bellied slider; Lowndes county, Georgia (13 May 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Cyathus striatus, 15 July 2013

Cyathus striatus, the Fluted bird’s nest fungus; Lowndes county, Georgia (15 July 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Cyathus striatus, 15 July 2013

Cyathus striatus, the Fluted bird’s nest fungus; Lowndes county, Georgia (15 July 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Cyathus striatus, 15 July 2013

Cyathus striatus, the Fluted bird’s nest fungus; Lowndes county, Georgia (15 July 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Tremella fuciformis, 25 June 2012

Tremella fuciformis, the Snowy fungus; Lowndes county, Georgia (25 June 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Ophisaurus ventralis, 01 October 2012

Ophisaurus ventralis, the Eastern glass lizard; Lowndes county, Georgia (01 October 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Ophisaurus ventralis, 01 October 2012

Ophisaurus ventralis, the Eastern glass lizard; Lowndes county, Georgia (01 October 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia erythrogaster erythrogaster, 28 March 2012

Nerodia erythrogaster erythrogaster, the Redbelly watersnake; Lowndes county, Georgia (28 March 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia erythrogaster erythrogaster, 28 March 2012

Nerodia erythrogaster erythrogaster, the Redbelly watersnake; Lowndes county, Georgia (28 March 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia erythrogaster erythrogaster, 28 March 2012

Nerodia erythrogaster erythrogaster, the Redbelly watersnake; Lowndes county, Georgia (28 March 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Tramea carolina, 19 June 2013

Tramea carolina, the Carolina saddlebags; Lowndes county, Georgia (19 June 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Pantherophis alleghaniensis (Gray), 28 April 2012

Pantherophis alleghaniensis, the Eastern rat snake; Lowndes county, Georgia (28 April 2012). Note that some consider Gray-patterned Eastern rat snakes in this area to be Pantherophis spiloides, the Gray rat snake. Learn more about this complex at iNaturalist.org.

Pantherophis alleghaniensis (Gray), 28 April 2012

Pantherophis alleghaniensis, the Eastern rat snake; Lowndes county, Georgia (28 April 2012). Note that some consider Gray-patterned Eastern rat snakes in this area to be Pantherophis spiloides, the Gray rat snake. Learn more about this complex at iNaturalist.org.

Pantherophis alleghaniensis (Gray), 28 April 2012

Pantherophis alleghaniensis, the Eastern rat snake; Lowndes county, Georgia (28 April 2012). Note that some consider Gray-patterned Eastern rat snakes in this area to be Pantherophis spiloides, the Gray rat snake. Learn more about this complex at iNaturalist.org.

Plathemis lydia, 26 May 2013

Plathemis lydia, the Common whitetail; Lowndes county, Georgia (26 May 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Pachydiplax longipennis, 13 March 2012

Pachydiplax longipennis, the Blue dasher; Lowndes county, Georgia (13 March 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Diaphania nitidalis, 17 July 2013

Diaphania nitidalis, the Pickleworm moth; Lowndes county, Georgia (17 July 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Pantherophis alleghaniensis (Gray), 28 April 2012

Pantherophis alleghaniensis, the Eastern rat snake; Lowndes county, Georgia (28 April 2012). Note that some consider Gray-patterned Eastern rat snakes in this area to be Pantherophis spiloides, the Gray rat snake. Learn more about this complex at iNaturalist.org.

Pantherophis alleghaniensis (Gray), 28 April 2012

Pantherophis alleghaniensis, the Eastern rat snake; Lowndes county, Georgia (28 April 2012). Note that some consider Gray-patterned Eastern rat snakes in this area to be Pantherophis spiloides, the Gray rat snake. Learn more about this complex at iNaturalist.org.

Pantherophis alleghaniensis (Gray), 28 April 2012

Pantherophis alleghaniensis, the Eastern rat snake; Lowndes county, Georgia (28 April 2012). Note that some consider Gray-patterned Eastern rat snakes in this area to be Pantherophis spiloides, the Gray rat snake. Learn more about this complex at iNaturalist.org.

Amblycorypha floridana, 11 May 2012

Amblycorypha floridana, the Florida oblong-winged katydid; Lowndes county, Georgia (11 May 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org. I’m not 100% confident of this young hopper’s identification, but I am at least reasonably confident!

Ophisaurus ventralis, 01 October 2012

Ophisaurus ventralis, the Eastern glass lizard; Lowndes county, Georgia (01 October 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.