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Snapshots

  1. Another bug
  2. Large Bug

    Snapshot Title: Large Bug
    Taken by: mtnbikr107

    Image: 110206 - The forest after a night of moth-lighting at Inselberg Camp - Nouragues Field Station, French Guiana
    Image Owner: Alex Smith



    Description:

    Large insect climbing the rope near the hanging sheet.



  3. Moth
  4. Lizard

    Snapshot Title: Lizard
    Taken by: mtnbikr107

    Image: 110206 - The forest after a night of moth-lighting at Inselberg Camp - Nouragues Field Station, French Guiana
    Image Owner: Alex Smith



    Description:

    Lizard waiting for lunch



  5. 3 Jackfruit

    Snapshot Title: 3 Jackfruit
    Taken by: mtnbikr107

    Image: 110206 - The forest after a night of moth-lighting at Inselberg Camp - Nouragues Field Station, French Guiana
    Image Owner: Alex Smith



    Description:

    3 jackfruit growing in a tree!



  6. saturniid moth

    Snapshot Title: saturniid moth
    Taken by: David Lees

    Image: 110206 - The forest after a night of moth-lighting at Inselberg Camp - Nouragues Field Station, French Guiana
    Image Owner: Alex Smith



    Description:

    Othorene hodeva (Saturniidae: Ceratocampinae)



  7. Red-throated Caracara Nest Tree

    Snapshot Title: Red-throated Caracara Nest Tree
    Taken by: Sean McCann

    Image: 110206 - The forest after a night of moth-lighting at Inselberg Camp - Nouragues Field Station, French Guiana
    Image Owner: Alex Smith



    Description:

    Nesting site of Red-throated Caracaras in 2009. The birds nest in large bromeliads.
    See link for picture of 22 day old female chick in the nest.

    ibc.lynxeds.com/photo/red-throated-caracara-d Will open in a new tab or window...



  8. moth
  9. Saturniid moth

    Snapshot Title: Saturniid moth
    Taken by: Rodolphe Rougerie

    Image: 110206 - The forest after a night of moth-lighting at Inselberg Camp - Nouragues Field Station, French Guiana
    Image Owner: Alex Smith



    Description:

    Very common species - Arsenura armida.



  10. Camo moth

    Snapshot Title: Camo moth
    Taken by: Rodolphe Rougerie

    Image: 110206 - The forest after a night of moth-lighting at Inselberg Camp - Nouragues Field Station, French Guiana
    Image Owner: Alex Smith



    Description:

    Looks like a damaged part of the leaf, but this is a geometrid moth!



  11. One giant green leaf-katydid

    Snapshot Title: One giant green leaf-katydid
    Taken by: Rodolphe Rougerie

    Image: 110206 - The forest after a night of moth-lighting at Inselberg Camp - Nouragues Field Station, French Guiana
    Image Owner: Alex Smith



    Description:

    Very common at night and quite an impressive insect!



  12. Butterfly

    Snapshot Title: Butterfly
    Taken by: Osha Davidson

    Image: 110206 - The forest after a night of moth-lighting at Inselberg Camp - Nouragues Field Station, French Guiana
    Image Owner: Alex Smith



    Description:

    Looks like a butterfly to me, but could be a moth.



  13. Insect 001
  14. Bird

    Snapshot Title: Bird
    Taken by: Rodolphe Rougerie

    Image: 110206 - The forest after a night of moth-lighting at Inselberg Camp - Nouragues Field Station, French Guiana
    Image Owner: Alex Smith



    Description:

    Birds were quite many and diverse each morning around the drop zone - feasting on all the insects sitting on the sheet or the one eventually trying to fly toward the forest...



  15. Another praying mantis

    Snapshot Title: Another praying mantis
    Taken by: Rodolphe Rougerie

    Image: 110206 - The forest after a night of moth-lighting at Inselberg Camp - Nouragues Field Station, French Guiana
    Image Owner: Alex Smith



    Description:

    Our light-trap is a sort of fast-food restaurant for mantids :-)



  16. moth
  17. katydid
  18. katydid
  19. underside of a moth

    Snapshot Title: underside of a moth
    Taken by: Alex Smith

    Image: 110206 - The forest after a night of moth-lighting at Inselberg Camp - Nouragues Field Station, French Guiana
    Image Owner: Alex Smith



    Description:

    underside of a moth



  20. sphingid moth
  21. Sphingid moth
  22. Rodolphe

    Snapshot Title: Rodolphe
    Taken by: Alex Smith

    Image: 110206 - The forest after a night of moth-lighting at Inselberg Camp - Nouragues Field Station, French Guiana
    Image Owner: Alex Smith



    Description:

    washing moth scales out of his shirts!



  23. Inselberg laboratory

    Snapshot Title: Inselberg laboratory
    Taken by: Alex Smith

    Image: 110206 - The forest after a night of moth-lighting at Inselberg Camp - Nouragues Field Station, French Guiana
    Image Owner: Alex Smith



    Description:

    where moths and wasps and ants were prepared



  24. katydid
  25. Eacles
  26. swallow-tail (?)

    Snapshot Title: swallow-tail (?)
    Taken by: Alex Smith

    Image: 110206 - The forest after a night of moth-lighting at Inselberg Camp - Nouragues Field Station, French Guiana
    Image Owner: Alex Smith



    Description:

    flying overhead- what are the chances?



  27. Preying Mantis

    Snapshot Title: Preying Mantis
    Taken by: Alex Smith

    Image: 110206 - The forest after a night of moth-lighting at Inselberg Camp - Nouragues Field Station, French Guiana
    Image Owner: Alex Smith



    Description:

    apparently looking right at the camera