Curly Shirt Habitat, Wheaton, IL, US

Insects

Bald Faced Hornet

Dolichovespula maculata

24 July 2022
7 August 2022

Eastern Yellowjacket

Vespula maculifrons

30 July 2022

Northern Paper Wasp

Polistes fuscatus

5 September 2022

Four-toothed Mason Wasp

Monobia quadridens

24 July 2022

Great Black Wasp

Sphex pensylvanicus

30 July 2022

Thread Waisted Wasp

Eremnophila aureonotata

24 July 2022

Cicada Killer Wasp

Sphecius speciosus

20 July 2022

Common Eastern Bumble Bee

Bombus impatiens

25 July 2022

Two-spotted Bumble Bee

Bombus bimaculatus

7 August 2022

Honey Bee

Apis mellifera

25 July 2022
30 July 2022

Wool-carder bee

Anthidium manicatum

12 August 2022

Yellow-faced Bee

Hylaeus sp.

25 July 2022

Sweat Bee

Agapostemon virescens

25 July 2022

Sweat Bee

Halictus sp.

18 August 2019

Monarch Butterfly

Danaus plexippus

17 July 2020
22 August 2022

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly

Papilio glaucus

27 July 2022
31 July 2022

Black Swallowtail Butterfly

Papilio polyxenes

Two damaged wings
6 August 2022

Painted Lady Butterfly

Vanessa cardui

18 August 2019

Silver-spotted Skipper Butterfly

Epargyreus clarus

15 August 2021
30 July 2022

Peck's Skipper Butterfly

Polites peckius

9 August 2022

Least Skipper Butterfly

Ancyloxypha numitor

14 August 2022

Cabbage White Butterfly

Pieris rapae

30 July 2022

Orange Sulphur Butterfly

Colias eurytheme

22 October 2022

Question Mark Butterfly

Polygonia interrogationis

3 August 2022

Ailanthus Webworm Moth

Atteva aurea

24 July 2022

Hummingbird Clearwing Moth

Hemaris thysbe

26 July 2022

Maple Leafcutter Moth

Paraclemensia acerifoliella

22 August 2022

Polyphemus Moth

Antheraea polyphemus

3 August 2022

Hoverfly

Chrysotoxum festivum

30 July 2022

Tiger Bee Fly

Xenox tigrinus

26 July 2022

Dog-day Cicada

Neotibicen canicularis

3 August 2022

Blue-Fronted Dancer

Argia apicalis

26 July 2022
9 August 2022

Autumn Meadowhawk

Sympetrum vicinum

28 August 2019

Dogbane Leaf Beetle

Chrysochus auratus

24 July 2022

Japanese Beetle

Popillia japonica

25 July 2022

Goldenrod Soldier Bug

Chauliognathus pensylvanicus

16 August 2022

Large Milkweed Bug

Oncopeltus fasciatus

25 July 2022
Nymphs on swamp milkweed
22 August 2022
Nymphs on swamp milkweed
29 August 2022

Twice-stabbed Stink Bug

Cosmopepla lintneriana

25 July 2022
Wee harlequin nymph
3 August 2022

Woolly Alder Aphid

Paraprociphilus tessellatus

1 September 2022

Differential Grasshopper

Melanoplus differentialis

2 September 2022

Crowned Orbweaver

Araneus diadematus

3 August 2022

Harvest Spider (Daddy Longlegs)

Phalangium opilio

7 August 2022

Birds

American Robin

Turdus migratorius

26 July 2022
Juvenile
20 August 2022

American Goldfinch

Spinus tristis

21 August 2021
28 August 2021
20 August 2022

Black-capped Chickadee

Poecile atricapillus

7 August 2022

Downy Woodpecker

Dryobates pubescens

29 August 2022

House Sparrow

Passer domesticus

27 August 2022

Northern Cardinal

Cardinali cardinalis

15 August 2022

Mourning Dove

Zenaida macroura

7 August 2022
8 August 2022

White-breasted Nuthatch

Sitta carolinensis

29 August 2022

Northern Flicker

Colaptes auratus

30 August 2021

Ruby-throated Hummingbird

Archilochus colubris

31 July 2022
7 August 2022

Animals

Eastern Grey Squirrel

Sciurus carolinensis

31 July 2022

Eastern Chipmunk

Tamias striatus

31 July 2022

Eastern Cottontail Rabbit

Sylvilagus floridanus

3 August 2022
28 August 2022