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Posts Tagged: Greg Kareofelas

Draw-a-Bug Competition at Bohart Museum

UC Davis undergraduate student Ivana Li with a walking stick. She's an entomologist, an artist, and president of the UC Davis Entomology Club. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

If you or someone in a household near you can draw a bug, then you need to head over to the Bohart Museum of Entomology on the UC Davis campus on Saturday afternoon, Dec. 15. The Bohart Museum is hosting an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. in Room 1124...

Posted on Monday, December 10, 2012 at 10:13 PM

An Old Flame (Skimmer)

Flame skimmer perched on a tomato-plant stake. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Gotta love those flame skimmers. It's a joy to watch these firecracker-red dragonflies (Libellula saturata) make their presence known. They dart over our fish pond, snatch an insect, and then perch on a tomato-plant stake to eat it. Last year another...

Posted on Friday, June 22, 2012 at 9:23 PM

And Now, Your California State Insect...

Egg of a California dogface butterfly. (Photo by Greg Kareofelas)

There's always something special going on at the Bohart Museum of Entomology on the UC Davis campus. But this Sunday, June 3, something even more special "may" occur.That's "may" because a California dogface butterfly "may" emerge from its chrysalis...

Posted on Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at 9:38 PM

Behold the Dragonfly

William Yuen wearing dragonfly t-shirt

Some folks wear their heart on their sleeve.   Others wear a dragonfly on their chest. As part of its public outreach education program and to showcase the world of insects, the...

Posted on Wednesday, September 17, 2008 at 3:06 PM

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