Phidippus clarus

Incredible Macrophotographs of insects by USGS Bee Inventory and Monitoring Lab‘s collection, offering some of the best close-up views of insects.   Phidippus clarus is a species of jumping spider

Images © Sam Droege via USGS.



Calliopsis andreniformis

Calliopsis andreniformis

The images are revealed through a photo-editing technique called “stacking.”

You can find more on the USGS BIML’s photostream.

Chrysidid Wasp

Chrysidid Wasp

Chrysidid Wasp

Chrysidid Wasp

Deer Fly

Deer Fly

Hoplisoides xerophilus

Hoplisoides xerophilus

Osmia pumila

Osmia pumila

Tabanus atratus

Tabanus atratus

Triepeolis

Triepeolis

Unknown Wasp

Unknown Wasp

Yellow Jacket Mimic Fly

Yellow Jacket Mimic Fly

Augochloropsis metallica

Augochloropsis metallica

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