Monthly Archives: October 2015

Thiodina Goes Wild

From the side this tiny, globular creature initially could’ve passed for animal or vegetable — until it started crawling upwards, ending the debate. It may be something within the family of Jumping spiders (perhaps Thiodina sylvana).

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Figure of preach

Looking a bit like a mutant bell pepper, this Matango-esque seed head is just the topper for the exuberant woodland stick figure formed by a Jack-in-the-pulpit. (Earlier post about the leafier stage of this kind of plant.)

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