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I’m just a girl, standing in front of a beetle, asking him ….. “What are you??????”

A wanna be amateur entomologist with no skill sets other than enthusiasm, over-excitability and an extraordinary ability to take bad photos.

Some of Deb’s observation presented here include:

Neon Cloak-and-dagger Bee (Thyreus nitidulus), Wandella NSW © Deb Taylor
Neon Cloak-and-dagger Bee (Thyreus nitidulus), Wandella NSW © Deb Taylor





Walckenaer's Studded Triangular Spider (Arkys walckenaeri), Wandella NSW © Deb Taylor
Walckenaer’s Studded Triangular Spider (Arkys walckenaeri), Wandella NSW © Deb Taylor
Cyrioides imperialis, Bermagui NSW © Deb Taylor
Cyrioides imperialis, Bermagui NSW © Deb Taylor
Botany Bay Diamond Weevil (Chrysolopus spectabilis), Bermagui NSW © Deb Taylor
Chrysolopus spectabilis, Bermagui NSW © Deb Taylor
Green-blotched Moth (Cosmodes elegans), Wallaga Lake NSW © Deb Taylor
Green-blotched Moth (Cosmodes elegans), Wallaga Lake NSW © Deb Taylor
Diphucrania leucosticta, Wandella NSW © Deb Taylor
Diphucrania leucosticta, Wandella NSW © Deb Taylor
Paropsisterna pictipes, Bermagui NSW © Deb Taylor
Paropsisterna pictipes, Bermagui NSW © Deb Taylor
Yellow-bellied Water Skink (Eulamprus heatwolei), Wallaga Lake NSW © Deb Taylor
Yellow-bellied Water Skink (Eulamprus heatwolei), Wallaga Lake NSW © Deb Taylor
Badge Huntsman (Neosparassus diana), Bermagui State Forest NSW © Deb Taylor
Badge Huntsman (Neosparassus diana), Bermagui State Forest NSW © Deb Taylor
Nicodamidae (Red and Black Spider), Wallaga Lake NSW © Deb Taylor
Nicodamidae (Red and Black Spider), Wallaga Lake NSW © Deb Taylor
Common Bird-dropping Spider (Celaenia excavata), Wallaga Lake NSW © Deb Taylor
Common Bird-dropping Spider (Celaenia excavata), Wallaga Lake NSW © Deb Taylor
Tasmanian Football Spider (Neosparassus patellatus), Wandella NSW © Deb Taylor
Tasmanian Football Spider (Neosparassus patellatus), Wandella NSW © Deb Taylor

Check out Deb’s observations on iNaturalistAU under her profile debtaylor142


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