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A bee-like robber fly (Laphria species) from the wild at Bobcat Prairie near Denton, NE. This robber fly mimics a bumblebee as a way to hunt other insects.

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A hoverfly (Eristalis sp.) photographed at Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center near Denton, NE. This fly was originally collected from Bobcat Prairie near Denton, NE.

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A brown-belted bumblebee (Bombus griseocolis) photographed at Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center near Denton, NE. This bee was originally collected from Bobcat Prairie near Denton, NE.

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A brown-belted bumblebee (Bombus griseocolis) photographed at Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center near Denton, NE. This bee was originally collected from Bobcat Prairie near Denton, NE.

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A Henry’s marsh moth caterpillar (Simyra henrici), collected at Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center near Denton, NE.

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A large milkweed bug (Oncopeltus fasciatus) photographed at Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center near Denton, NE. This animal was originally collected from Bobcat Prairie near Denton, NE

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A hill prairie spittlebug (Lepyronia gibbosa) photographed at Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center near Denton, NE. This animal was originally collected from Bobcat Prairie near Denton, NE.

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A lone star tick (Amblyomma americanum) photographed at Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center near Denton, NE. This animal was originally collected from Bobcat Prairie near Denton, NE.

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A short-winged toothpick grasshopper (Pseudopomala brachyptera), collected at Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center near Denton, NE.

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A margined leatherwing (Chauliognathus marginatus) photographed at Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center near Denton, NE. This animal was originally collected from Bobcat Prairie near Denton, NE

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A ironweed curculio weevil (Rhodobaenus tredecimpunctatus) at Spring Creek Prairie near Denton, NE.

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A scarab beetle (Phyllophaga corrosa) photographed at Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center near Denton, NE. This animal was originally collected from Bobcat Prairie near Denton, NE.

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A lighting bug (Pyropyga decipiens) photographed at Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center near Denton, NE. This animal was originally collected from Bobcat Prairie near Denton, NE.

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A leaf beetle (Colaspis favosa) photographed at Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center near Denton, NE. This animal was originally collected from Bobcat Prairie near Denton, NE.

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A clay-colored leaf beetle (Anomoea laticlavia) photographed at Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center near Denton, NE. This animal was originally collected from Bobcat Prairie near Denton, NE.

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An emerald beetle (Chrysobothris sexignata) photographed at Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center near Denton, NE. This animal was originally collected from Bobcat Prairie near Denton, NE.

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A spined soldier beetle (Podisus maculiventris) photographed at Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center near Denton, NE. This animal was originally collected from Bobcat Prairie near Denton, NE

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A red milkweed beetle (Tetraopes tetrophthalmus) photographed at Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center near Denton, NE. This animal was originally collected from Bobcat Prairie near Denton, NE.

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A California giant sea cucumber (Apostichopus californicus) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.

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A black boring sea urchin (Echinometra lucunter) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden

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An Indo-Pacific borer urchin (Echinometra mathaei) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.

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A smooth flower coral (Eusmilia fastigiata) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.

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A lightfoot snail (Lithopoma tectum) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.

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A smooth flower coral (Eusmilia fastigiata) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.

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A smooth flower coral (Eusmilia fastigiata) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.

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An endangered mountainous star coral (Orbicella faveolata) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.

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A spiny flower coral (Mussa angulosa) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.

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A boulder brain coral (Colpophyllia natans) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.

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A knobby cactus coral (Mycetophyllia aliciae) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.

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A ridged cactus coral (Mycetophyllia lamarckiana) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.

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A zebra hermit crab (Calcinus laevimanus) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.

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A nimble spray crab (Percnon gibbesi) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.

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A white-spotted hermit crab (Dardanus megistos) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.

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A scarlet-faced liocichla (Liocichla ripponi) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.

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A scarlet-faced liocichla (Liocichla ripponi) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.

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An endangered hatchling green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden.

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