Tags » Invertebrates (Beskičmenjaci)

Leafcutter Ant

(Update – I did end up seeing a colony today when we went out to our family’s land north of the airport. Above is a photo of the ants in action and below you can see their trail. 122 more words


Wasp Moth (Sesiidae - Clearwing Moths)

On a hike today in the Fruska Gora National Park, near the train station, Čortinovci Dunav we encountered many of these beautiful Clearwing Moths. They fly quite slow so they were easy to catch. 58 more words


Rosalia Longicorn (Rosalia alpina)

I found this dead Rosalia Longicorn (or Rosalia Long-horned Beetle)  on the road on a walk today in the Fruska Gora National Park. It was near the Čortinovci Dunav train station, very close to the Danube River. 147 more words




It was a blast from the past the other night when coming back from Just Vanilla at Ada Ciganlija, I caught a firefly. They brought me back to my childhood in northern Michigan when we saw them on warm summer nights. 121 more words