Invertebrates photographed on/near Kyffhäuser
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Photograph 1    iSpot
Brown-veined white
Grasveldwitjie
Belenois aurota aurota
13 Dec 2004

Photograph 2    iSpot
Giant stick insect ♂
Reuse-stokinsek
Bactrododema tiaratum
12 May 2005

Photograph 3    iSpot
Elegant grasshopper
Stinksprinkaan
Zonocerus elegans elegans
23 Mar 2006

Photograph 4    iSpot
Stone grasshopper
Klipsprinkaan
Trachypetrella anderssonii
25 May 2006

Photograph 5    iSpot
Stone grasshopper
Klipsprinkaan
Trachypetrella anderssonii
25 May 2006

Photograph 6    iSpot
Armoured cricket
Dikpens
Acanthoplus discoidalis
25 May 2006

Photograph 7    iSpot
Flightless orange dung beetle
Oranje miskruier
Pachysoma denticolle
(Sossusvlei)
27 May 2006

Photograph 8    iSpot
Common millipede
Songololo, Duisendpoot
Spirostreptus heros
04 Jul 2006

Photograph 9    iSpot
Hairy thick-tailed scorpion
Harige dikstert skerpioen
Parabuthus villosus
30 Sep 2006

Photograph 10    iSpot
Katydid
Langhoringsprinkaan
Tettigoniidae
30 Sep 2006

Photograph 11    iSpot
Cryptic rain locust
Treksprinkaan
Lamarckiana sp.
17 Dec 2006

Photograph 12    iSpot
CMR blister beetle
Blaartrekkewer
Hycleus oculatus
19 Dec 2006

Photograph 13    iSpot
Green lynx spider
Groen tierspinnekop
Peucetia ?
19 Dec 2006

Photograph 14    iSpot
Northern harvester termites
Rysmiere
Hodotermes mossambicus
21 Dec 2006

Photograph 15    iSpot
Narra beetle
Narra toktokkie
Onymacris plana plana
(Sossusvlei)
20 Mar 2007

Photograph 16    iSpot
Narra beetle
Narra toktokkie
Onymacris plana plana
(Sossusvlei)
20 Mar 2007

Photograph 17    iSpot
Scorpion in UV light
Skerpioen in UV lig
Hottentotta conspersus
26 Apr 2007

Photograph 18    iSpot
Scorpion
Skerpioen
Hottentotta conspersus
26 Apr 2007

Photograph 19    iSpot
Jewel beetle
Juweel kewer
Julodis humeralis
21 Mar 2008

Photograph 20    iSpot
Glittering jewel beetles
Blink juweelkewers
Acmaeodera viridaenea aureolimbata
21 Mar 2008

Photograph 21    iSpot
Juvenile armoured cricket
Dikpens
Acanthoplus discoidalis
21 Mar 2008

Photograph 22    iSpot
Caterpillar
Ruspe
Lepidoptera
21 Mar 2008

Photograph 23    iSpot
Caterpillar 2
Ruspe 2
Lepidoptera
21 Mar 2008

Photograph 24    iSpot
Jewel beetle
Juweel kewer
Julodis humeralis
23 Mar 2008

Photograph 25    iSpot
Jewel beetle
Juweel kewer
Julodis humeralis
23 Mar 2008

Photograph 26    iSpot
Armoured cricket
Dikpens
Acanthoplus longipes
23 Mar 2008

Photograph 27    iSpot
Armoured cricket
Dikpens
Acanthoplus longipes
23 Mar 2008

Photograph 28    iSpot
Red arrowmoth caterpillar
Rooi pylmotruspe
Uresiphita gilvata (?)
25 Mar 2008

Photograph 29    iSpot
Blister beetle
Blaartrekkewer
Hycleus hybridus
25 Mar 2008

Photograph 30    iSpot
Garden orb-web spider
Wawielwebspinnekop
Argiope australis
29 Apr 2008

Photograph 31    iSpot
Stone grasshopper
Klipsprinkaan
Pamphagidae
29 Apr 2008

Photograph 32    iSpot
Armoured cricket
Dikpens
Acanthoplus discoidalis
29 Apr 2008

Photograph 33    iSpot
Solifuge ♂
Rooi roman
Solpugidae
21 Sep 2008

Photograph 34    iSpot
Grasshopper (juvenile)
Sprinkaan
Pyrgomorphidae
21 Dec 2008

Photograph 35    iSpot
Locust
Klipsprinkaan
Pamphagidae
05 Mar 2009

Photograph 36    iSpot
Stone grasshopper
Klipsprinkaan
Trachypetrella anderssonii
05 Mar 2009

Photograph 37    iSpot
Armoured cricket
Dikpens
Acanthoproctus cervinus
05 Mar 2009

Photograph 38    iSpot
Kirby's dropwing ♂
Kirbyse valvlerkie
Trithemis kirbyi ardens (?)
05 Mar 2009

Photograph 39    iSpot
Solifuge ♀
Rooi roman
Solpugidae
05 Mar 2009

Photograph 40    iSpot
Death's-head hawkmoth
Dood-skedelmot
Acherontia atropos
04 Apr 2009

Photograph 41    iSpot
Yellow grasshopper (nymph)
Sprinkaan
Acrididae
05 Apr 2009

Photograph 42    iSpot
Leafcutter bee
By
Megachilidae
06 Apr 2009

Photograph 43    iSpot
Wasp
Perdeby
Vespidae
06 Apr 2009

Photograph 44    iSpot
African monarch
Melkbosskoenlapper
Danaus chrysippus orientis
06 Apr 2009

Photograph 45    iSpot
Caterpillar 3
Ruspe 3
Lepidoptera
07 Apr 2009

Photograph 46    iSpot
Camouflaged tree locust
Boom treksprinkaan
Anacridium moestum
07 Apr 2009

Photograph 47    iSpot
Triangles moth
Driehoek mot
Trigonodes hyppasia
(Sossusvlei)
07 Apr 2009

Photograph 48    iSpot
Green grasshopper (nymph)
Sprinkaan
Acrididae
09 Apr 2009

Photograph 49    iSpot
Ant lion
Mierleeu
Myrmeleontidae
09 Apr 2009

Photograph 50    iSpot
Ant lion
Mierleeu
Myrmeleontidae
09 Apr 2009

Photograph 51    iSpot
Paper wasps
Rooibye
Belonogaster lateritia
23 Jun 2009

Photograph 52    iSpot
Stick insect
Stokinsek
Clonaria natalis
02 Jul 2009

Photograph 53    iSpot
Hairy thick-tailed scorpion
Harige dikstert skerpioen
Parabuthus villosus
20 Dec 2009

Photograph 54    iSpot
Fog-basking darkling beetle
Toktokkie
Onymacris rugatipennis albotessellata
(Sossusvlei)
27 Feb 2010

Photograph 55    iSpot
Scorpion
Skerpioen
Hottentotta conspersus
28 Feb 2010

Photograph 56    iSpot
Ground spitting beetle
Oogpister
Anthia cinctipennis
08 Aug 2010

Photograph 57    iSpot
Hairy caterpillar
Harige ruspe
Lepidoptera
25 Feb 2011

Photograph 58    iSpot
Paper wasps
Rooibye
Belonogaster lateritia
27 Feb 2011

Photograph 59    iSpot
African migrant ♀
Afrikaanse swerwer
Catopsilia florella
27 Feb 2011

Photograph 60    iSpot
CMR blister beetle
Blaartrekkewer
Hycleus oculatus
27 Feb 2011

Photograph 61    iSpot
Bark stink bug
Stinkbesie
Pseudatelus sp.
25 Apr 2011

Photograph 62    iSpot
Bark stink bug
Stinkbesie
Pseudatelus sp.
25 Apr 2011

Photograph 63    iSpot
Common blue ♀
Gewone ertjie-bloutjie
Leptotes sp. (L. pirithous pirithous ?)
28 Apr 2011

Photograph 64    iSpot
Metallic ground beetle
Goue grondkewer
Calosoma (Caminara) imbricatum hottentottum
28 Apr 2011

Photograph 65    iSpot
Metallic ground beetle
Goue grondkewer
Calosoma (Caminara) imbricatum hottentottum
28 Apr 2011

Photograph 66    iSpot
Northern harvester termites
Rysmiere
Hodotermes mossambicus
28 Apr 2011

Photograph 67    iSpot
Yellow pansy ♂
Geel-gesiggie
Junonia hierta cebrene
29 Apr 2011

Photograph 68    iSpot
Blister beetle
Blaartrekkewer
Hycleus lugens
29 Apr 2011

Photograph 69    iSpot
Swarming African honey bees
Heuningbye
Apis mellifera scutellata
01 Jul 2011

Photograph 70    iSpot
Trilobite cockroach ♀
Platkakkerlak
Derocalymma sp.
08 Jul 2011

Photograph 71    iSpot
Cone-headed mantid ♀
Hottentotsgod
Empusa guttula
17 Dec 2011

Photograph 72    iSpot
Stick mantid
Hottentotsgod
Popa spurca (=P. undata)
19 Dec 2011

Photograph 73    iSpot
Robber fly
Roof-vlieg
Asilidae
25 Dec 2011

Photograph 74    iSpot
Robber fly
Roof-vlieg
Asilidae
25 Dec 2011

Photograph 75    iSpot
Sawtooth-antenna longhorn beetle
Boktor
Neoplocaederus granulatus
01 Jan 2012

Photograph 76    iSpot
Paper wasp
Rooiby
Belonogaster lateritia
05 Mar 2012

Photograph 77    iSpot
Kirby's dropwing ♂
Kirbyse valvlerkie
Trithemis kirbyi ardens
05 Mar 2012

Photograph 78    iSpot
Kirby's dropwing ♂
Kirbyse valvlerkie
Trithemis kirbyi ardens
05 Mar 2012

Photograph 79    iSpot
Two striped skimmer ♂
Strepies skepper
Orthetrum caffrum caffrum
05 Mar 2012

Photograph 80    iSpot
Two striped skimmer ♂
Strepies skepper
Orthetrum caffrum caffrum
05 Mar 2012

Photograph 81    iSpot
Whirligig beetles
Draaikewers
Gyrinidae
05 Mar 2012

Photograph 82    iSpot
Cream-striped owl moth
Uil-mot
Cyligramma latona
05 Mar 2012

Photograph 83    iSpot
Paintedwing bee fly
Byvlieg
Exoprosopa sp. (?)
01 Apr 2012

Photograph 84    iSpot
Paper wasp larvae
Rooiby larwes
Belonogaster lateritia
06 Apr 2012

Photograph 85    iSpot
Red-headed centipede
Honderdpoot
Scolopendra morsitans
07 Apr 2012

Photograph 86    iSpot
Lunate ladybird
Lieweheersbesie
Cheilomenes lunata
08 Apr 2012

Photograph 87    iSpot
Green blowfly
Groen brommer
Calliphoridae
25 Jun 2012

Photograph 88    iSpot
Tar darkling beetle
Toktokkie
Somaticus aeneus
25 Jun 2012

Photograph 89    iSpot
African honey bees
Heuningbye
Apis mellifera scutellata
27 Jun 2012

Photograph 90    iSpot
Potter wasp
Pottebakker wesp
Delta sp. (Delta lepeleterii ?)
27 Jun 2012

Photograph 91    iSpot
Red-headed centipede
Honderdpoot
Scolopendra morsitans
30 Jun 2012

Photograph 92    iSpot
Huntsman spider
Jagspinnekop
Palystella sp.
03 Jul 2012

Photograph 93    iSpot
Long-legged darkling beetle
Langbeen toktokkie
Tenebrionidae
04 Jul 2012

Photograph 94    iSpot
Bal-byter ant
Balbyter
Camponotus fulvopilosus
04 Jul 2012

Photograph 95    iSpot
Yellow pansy ♀
Geel-gesiggie
Junonia hierta cebrene
04 Jul 2012

Photograph 96    iSpot
Harvester ants
Versamel miere
Tetramorium sp. (T. signatum ?)
04 Jul 2012

Photograph 97    iSpot
Harvester ants
Versamel miere
Tetramorium sp. (T. signatum ?)
04 Jul 2012

Photograph 98    iSpot
Blue-wing grasshopper
Blou-vlerk springkaan
Sphingonotus sp.
04 Jul 2012

Photograph 99    iSpot
Rush veneer
Grasmot
Nomophila sp. (N. noctuella ?)
04 Jul 2012

Photograph 100    iSpot
Thermophilic ant
Rooikop mier
Ocymyrmex velox
10 Aug 2012

Photograph 101    iSpot
Thermophilic ant
Rooikop mier
Ocymyrmex velox
10 Aug 2012

Photograph 102    iSpot
Spinetail millipede
Songololo, Duisendpoot
Harpagophora diplocrada
10 Aug 2012

Photograph 103    iSpot
Donkeyface grasshopper
Korthoringsprinkaan
Acridinae (Acrida sp. ?)
24 Sep 2012

Photograph 104    iSpot
Stone grasshopper
Klipsprinkaan
Trachypetrella anderssonii
25 Sep 2012

Photograph 105    iSpot
Milkweed bug
Melkbos-besie
Aspilocoryphus fasciativentris
25 Sep 2012

Photograph 106    iSpot
Horse fly
Perdevlieg
Tabanidae
25 Sep 2012

Photograph 107    iSpot
Trilobite cockroaches 2x♀ + 1x♂
Platkakkerlakke
Derocalymma sp.
25 Sep 2012

Photograph 108    iSpot
Ground spider
Grond spinnekop
Gnaphosidae
25 Sep 2012

Photograph 109    iSpot
Ground spitting beetle
Oogpister
Anthia cinctipennis
15 Dec 2012

Photograph 110    iSpot
Armoured cricket
Dikpens
Acanthoproctus cervinus
15 Dec 2012

Photograph 111    iSpot
Wasp 2
Wespe
Eumeninae (maybe Tricarinodynerus guerinii)
16 Dec 2012

Photograph 112    iSpot
Mason bee
Malkopby
Megachile sp.
16 Dec 2012

Photograph 113    iSpot
Mason bee
Malkopby
Megachile sp.
16 Dec 2012

Photograph 114    iSpot
Mason bee
Malkopby
Megachile sp.
16 Dec 2012

Photograph 115    iSpot
Mud dauber
Modderbouer
Sceliphron sp. (Sceliphron spirifex ?)
16 Dec 2012

Photograph 116    iSpot
Paperwasp
Papierwespe
Ropalidia sp.
16 Dec 2012

Photograph 117    iSpot
Darkling beetle
Toktokkie
Tenebrionidae
16 Dec 2012

Photograph 118    iSpot
Ground spitting beetle
Oogpister
Anthia cinctipennis
17 Dec 2012

Photograph 119    iSpot
Red velvet mites on ground spitting beetle
Rooimiet op oogpister
Trombidiidae
17 Dec 2012

Photograph 120    iSpot
Ant nest
Miernes
Formicidae
19 Dec 2012

Photograph 121    iSpot
Frantic tortoise beetle
Koffiepit
Zophosis sp.
19 Dec 2012

Photograph 122    iSpot
Mottled katydid ♂
Langhoringsprinkaan
Pseudosaga maculata
20 Dec 2012

Photograph 123    iSpot
Regal blowflies
Bloubrommers
Calliphoridae
20 Dec 2012

Photograph 124    iSpot
Flesh fly
Skaapbrommer
Sarcophaga sp.
20 Dec 2012

Photograph 125    iSpot
Rattling spider-hunting wasp
Spinnekop-perdeby
Pompilidae
20 Dec 2012

Photograph 126    iSpot
Rattling spider-hunting wasp
Spinnekop-perdeby
Pompilidae
20 Dec 2012

Photograph 127    iSpot
Hover fly
Sweefvlieg
Eristalinus sp.
20 Dec 2012

Photograph 128    iSpot
Hairy sugar ants
Harige balbyters
Camponotus niveosetosus
20 Dec 2012

Photograph 129    iSpot
Daddy longlegs
Vadertjie langbeen
Smeringopus sp.
20 Dec 2012

Photograph 130    iSpot
Owlfly
Langhoring-mierleeu
Ascalaphidae
20 Dec 2012

Photograph 131    iSpot
Owlet moth
Uilmot
Noctuidae
20 Dec 2012

Photograph 132    iSpot
Hover fly
Sweefvlieg
Syrphidae
20 Dec 2012

Photograph 133    iSpot
Owlet moth
Uilmot
Noctuidae
20 Dec 2012

Photograph 134    iSpot
Spinetail millipede
Songololo, Duisendpoot
Harpagophora diplocrada
21 Dec 2012

Photograph 135    iSpot
Spinetail millipede
Songololo, Duisendpoot
Harpagophora diplocrada
21 Dec 2012

Photograph 136    iSpot
Spinetail millipede
Songololo, Duisendpoot
Harpagophora diplocrada
21 Dec 2012

Photograph 137    iSpot
Burrowing ground beetle
Grondkewer
Passalidius fortipes
22 Dec 2012

Photograph 138    iSpot
Carcass beetle / Hide beetle
Velkewer
Omorgus sp.
22 Dec 2012

Photograph 139    iSpot
Carcass beetle / Hide beetle
Velkewer
Omorgus sp.
22 Dec 2012

Photograph 140    iSpot
Dung beetle
Miskruier
Gymnopleurus sp. (?)
22 Dec 2012

Photograph 141    iSpot
Dung beetle
Miskruier
Gymnopleurus sp. (?)
22 Dec 2012

Photograph 142    iSpot
Giant burrowing cricket
Raaskriek
Brachytrupes membranaceus
22 Mar 2013

Photograph 143    iSpot
Camouflaged tree locust
Boom treksprinkaan
Anacridium moestum
05 Apr 2013

Photograph 144    iSpot
Camouflaged tree locust
Boom treksprinkaan
Anacridium moestum
30 Mar 2013

Photograph 145    iSpot
Cocktail ants
Wipstertmiere
Crematogaster sp. (C. oscaris ?)
30 Mar 2013

Photograph 146    iSpot
Mouldy beetle
Mufjantjie
Eurychora sp.
31 Mar 2013

Photograph 147    iSpot
Bont-legged tick
Bontbeen bosluis
Hyalomma sp. (?)
17 Jun 2013

Photograph 148    iSpot
Horse louse fly
Luis perdevlieg
Hippobosca rufipes (?)
17 Jun 2013

Photograph 149    iSpot
Horse louse fly
Luis perdevlieg
Hippobosca rufipes (?)
17 Jun 2013

Photograph 150    iSpot
Flesh fly
Skaapbrommer
Sarcophagidae
23 Jun 2013

Photograph 151    iSpot
Looper moth
Mot
Geometridae
24 Jun 2013

Photograph 152    iSpot
Painted lady
Sondagsrokkie
Vanessa cardui
25 Jun 2013

Photograph 153    iSpot
Namib dune ant
Namib duinmier
Camponotus detritus
(Cha-re)
02 Jul 2013

Photograph 154    iSpot
Namib dune ant
Namib duinmier
Camponotus detritus
(Cha-re)
02 Jul 2013

Photograph 155    iSpot
Dancing white lady spider
Dansende wit dame
Leucorchestris sp.
(Cha-re)
02 Jul 2013

Photograph 156    iSpot
Dancing white lady spider
Dansende wit dame
Leucorchestris sp.
(Cha-re)
02 Jul 2013

Photograph 157    iSpot
Dancing white lady spider
Dansende wit dame
Leucorchestris sp.
(Cha-re)
02 Jul 2013

Photograph 158    iSpot
Fog-basking darkling beetle
Toktokkie
Onymacris rugatipennis albotessellata
(Cha-re)
02 Jul 2013

Photograph 159    iSpot
Seed beetle
Woestyn toktokkie
Stips stali
(Cha-re)
02 Jul 2013

Photograph 160    iSpot
Trapdoor desert spider
Valdeur woestynspinnekop
Hermacha lanata
(Cha-re)
02 Jul 2013

Photograph 161    iSpot
Trapdoor desert spider
Valdeur woestynspinnekop
Hermacha lanata
(Cha-re)
02 Jul 2013

Photograph 162    iSpot
Skimmer dragonfly nymph husk
Naaldekoker nimf vel
Libellulidae
06 Jul 2013

Photograph 163    iSpot
Darkling beetle
Toktokkie
Adesmia (Physosterna) sp.
06 Jul 2013

Photograph 164    iSpot
Beetle grub
Kewerlarwe
Scarabaeidae
09 Aug 2013

Photograph 165    iSpot
Earthworm
Erdwurm
Megadrilacea
09 Aug 2013

Photograph 166    iSpot
Flesh fly
Skaapbrommer
Sarcophaga sp.
09 Aug 2013

Photograph 167    iSpot
Flesh fly
Skaapbrommer
Sarcophaga sp.
09 Aug 2013

Photograph 168    iSpot
Sugar ants
Suikermiere
Camponotus maculatus
10 Aug 2013

Photograph 169    iSpot
Horse louse fly
Luis perdevlieg
Hippobosca rufipes (?)
(near Omaruru)
18 Sep 2013

Photograph 170    iSpot
Desert beetle
Woestyn toktokkie
Onymacris rugatipennis rugatipennis
(Welwitchia Plains)
20 Sep 2013

Photograph 171    iSpot
Desert beetle
Woestyn toktokkie
Physadesmia globosa
(Welwitchia Plains)
20 Sep 2013

Photograph 172    iSpot
Welwitschia bug
Welwitschia stinkgogga
Probergrothius sexpunctatus (=Odontopus sexpunctatus ?)
(Welwitchia Plains)
20 Sep 2013

Photograph 173    iSpot
Welwitschia bug nymph
Welwitschia stinkgogga nimf
Probergrothius sexpunctatus (=Odontopus sexpunctatus ?)
(Welwitchia Plains)
20 Sep 2013

Photograph 174    iSpot
Solifuge
Rooi roman
Solpugiba lineata
(Urikos)
14 Dec 2013

Photograph 175    iSpot
Common millipede
Songololo, Duisendpoot
Spirostreptidae
15 Dec 2013

Photograph 176    iSpot
Burrowing scorpion
Graaf skerpioen
Opistophthalmus scabrifrons
19 Dec 2013

Photograph 177    iSpot
Blue blister beetle
Blou blaartrekkewer
Cyaneolytta sp.
20 Dec 2013

Photograph 178    iSpot
Marbled Emperor Moth
Marmer pouoogmot
Heniocha dyops
20 Dec 2013

Photograph 179    iSpot
Ant lion
Mierleeu
Palparellus sp.
20 Dec 2013

Photograph 180    iSpot
Sugar ants
Suikermiere
Camponotus maculatus
21 Dec 2013

Photograph 181    iSpot
Cricket
Kriek
Gryllidae
21 Dec 2013

Photograph 182    iSpot
Granulated thick-tailed scorpion
Growwe dikstert skerpioen
Parabuthus granulatus
21 Dec 2013

Photograph 183    iSpot
Ground spitting beetle
Oogpister
Anthia cinctipennis
21 Dec 2013

Photograph 184    iSpot
Sundowner moth
Biermot (Tamatiesousmot ?)
Sphingomorpha chlorea
21 Dec 2013

Photograph 185    iSpot
Bark stink bug (nymph)
Bas stinkgogga
Pseudatelus
22 Dec 2013

Photograph 186    iSpot
Spinetail millipede
Songololo, Duisendpoot
Harpagophora diplocrada
22 Dec 2013

Photograph 187    iSpot
CMR blister beetle
Blaartrekkewer
Hycleus oculatus
(Zebra River)
15 Feb 2014

Photograph 188    iSpot
CMR blister beetle
Blaartrekkewer
Hycleus oculatus
(Zebra River)
15 Feb 2014

Photograph 189    iSpot
Kirby's dropwing ♂
Kirbyse valvlerkie
Trithemis kirbyi ardens
(Zebra River)
15 Feb 2014

Photograph 190    iSpot
Potter wasp
Pottebakker wesp
Synagris analis
15 Feb 2014

Photograph 191    iSpot
Locust
Klipsprinkaan
Pamphagidae
15 Feb 2014

Photograph 192    iSpot
Jewel beetle
Juweel kewer
Julodis humeralis
15 Feb 2014

Photograph 193    iSpot
Potter wasp
Pottebakker wesp
Synagris analis
15 Feb 2014

Photograph 194    iSpot
Mouldy beetle
Mufjantjie
Eurychora sp.
16 Feb 2014

Photograph 195    iSpot
Cream-striped owl moth
Uil-mot
Cyligramma latona
16 Feb 2014

Photograph 196    iSpot
Stolid Lines
Mot
Grammodes stolida
16 Feb 2014

Photograph 197    iSpot
Dung beetle
Miskruier
Gymnopleurus sp.
22 Mar 2014

Photograph 198    iSpot
Ichneumon wasp
Parasietwespe
Ichneumonidae
23 Mar 2014

Photograph 199    iSpot
Huntsman spider
Jagspinnekop
Sparassidae
24 Mar 2014

Photograph 200    iSpot
Dung beetles
Miskruiers
Gymnopleurini
24 Mar 2014

Photograph 201    iSpot
Armoured cricket
Dikpens
Acanthoproctus cervinus
24 Mar 2014

Photograph 202    iSpot
Pale predaceous water beetle
Bleek waterkewer
Eretes sticticus
24 Mar 2014

Photograph 203    iSpot
Giant dung beetle
Reuse miskruier
Heliocopris sp.
(Hosea Kotaku airport)
25 Apr 2014

Photograph 204    iSpot
Painted lady
Sondagsrokkie
Vanessa cardui
26 Apr 2014

Photograph 205    iSpot
Tar darkling beetle
Toktokkie
Somaticus aeneus
26 Apr 2014

Photograph 206    iSpot
Paintedwing bee fly
Byvlieg
Litorhina sp.
26 Apr 2014

Photograph 207    iSpot
Regal blowflies
Bloubrommers
Calliphoridae
26 Apr 2014

Photograph 208    iSpot
Desert snails
Woestynslakke
Dorcasia sp.
26 Apr 2014

Photograph 209    iSpot
Desert shieldbug
Stinkgogga
Bagrada hilaris
(Kriess-se-rus, off C14)
27 Apr 2014

Photograph 210    iSpot
Robber fly
Roof-vlieg
Asilidae
(Kriess-se-rus, off C14)
27 Apr 2014

Photograph 211    iSpot
Mantid
Hottentotsgod
Mantidae
(Kriess-se-rus, off C14)
27 Apr 2014

Photograph 212    iSpot
Grasshopper
Sprinkaan
Acrididae
(Kriess-se-rus, off C14)
27 Apr 2014

Photograph 213    iSpot
Desert weevil
Snuitkewer
Leptostethus marginatus
(Dune 7)
30 Apr 2014

Photograph 214    iSpot
Dung beetle
Miskruier
Scarabaeus (Scarabaeus) sp.
01 May 2014

Photograph 215    iSpot
Hive beetle
Byekorf kewer
Oplostomus fuligineus
01 May 2014

Photograph 216    iSpot
Cryptic rain locust
Treksprinkaan
Lamarckiana
01 May 2014

Photograph 217    iSpot
Bont-legged tick
Bontbeen-bosluis
Hyalomma sp. (?)
02 May 2014

Photograph 218    iSpot
Potter Wasps
Pottebakker wesp
Eumeninae
03 May 2014

Photograph 219    iSpot
Potter Wasps
Pottebakker wesp
Eumeninae
03 May 2014

Photograph 220    iSpot
Robber fly
Roof-vlieg
Asilidae
03 May 2014

Photograph 221    iSpot
Potter wasp
Pottebakker wesp
Eumeninae
06 Jul 2014

Photograph 222    iSpot
Black flies
Swart vlieë
Simuliidae
06 Jul 2014

Photograph 223    iSpot
Common millipede
Duisendpoot
Spirostreptidae
06 Jul 2014

Photograph 224    iSpot
Cockroaches
Kakkerlak
Blattidae
08 Jul 2014

Photograph 225    iSpot
Ground Centipede
Grondhonderdpoot
Geophilomorpha sp.
08 Jul 2014

Photograph 226    iSpot
Armoured cricket
Dikpens
Acanthoplus discoidalis
09 Jul 2014

Photograph 227    iSpot
Potter wasp
Pottebakker wesp
Eumeninae
09 Jul 2014

Photograph 228    iSpot
Water scavenging beetle
Waterkewer
Hydrophilus senegalensis
09 Jul 2014

Photograph 229    iSpot
Silverfish
Vismot
Lepismatidae
09 Jul 2014

Photograph 230    iSpot
Rattling spider-hunting wasp
Spinnekop-perdeby
Pompilidae
11 Jul 2014

Photograph 231    iSpot
Potter wasp
Pottebakker wesp
Delta sp. (Delta lepeleterii ?)
11 Jul 2014

Photograph 232    iSpot
Solifuge
Rooi roman
Solifugae (Melanoblossia sp. ?)
13 Jul 2014

Photograph 233    iSpot
Carpenter Bee
Houtkapperby
Xylocopa caffra
15 Jul 2014

Photograph 234    iSpot
True cricket
Kriek
Gryllidae
17 Jul 2014

Photograph 235    iSpot
Hairy owlfly
Harige langhoring-mierleeu
Neomelambrotus sp.
19 Jul 2014

Photograph 236    iSpot
Beeflies
Wolvlieg
Bombyliidae
20 Sep 2014

Photograph 237    iSpot
Brown-veined white
Grasveldwitjie
Belenois aurota aurota
20 Sep 2014

Photograph 238    iSpot
Spider-hunting wasp
Spinnekop-perdeby
Pompilidae
21 Sep 2014

Photograph 239    iSpot
Bal-byter ant
Balbyter
Camponotus fulvopilosus
21 Sep 2014

Photograph 240    iSpot
Red driver ant
Rysmier
Dorylus sp.
21 Sep 2014

Photograph 241    iSpot
Racing stripe darkling beetle
Toktokkie
Stenocara gracilipes
21 Sep 2014

Photograph 242    iSpot
Mason bee
Malkopby
Megachilidae
23 Sep 2014

Photograph 243    iSpot
Redhair rhino beetle
Rooihaar-renosterkewer
Syrictes syrichtus
(Urikos)
13 Dec 2014

Photograph 244    iSpot
False mud dauber
Vals modderbouer
Chalybion spinolae
13 Dec 2014

Photograph 245    iSpot
Scalloped wing antlion
Keepvlerk-mierleeu
Crambomorphus sp.
13 Dec 2014

Photograph 246    iSpot
Longspinner barkspiders
Basspinnekop
Hersiliidae
13 Dec 2014

Photograph 247    iSpot
Predacious water beetle
Waterkewer
Cybister tripunctatus africanus
13 Dec 2014

Photograph 248    iSpot
Christmas beetle
Lentekewer
Schizonycha sp.
13 Dec 2014

Photograph 249    iSpot
Large antlion
Mierleeu
Palparellus ulrike
13 Dec 2014

Photograph 250    iSpot
Tachinid fly
Vlieg
Tachinidae
15 Dec 2014

Photograph 251    iSpot
Vermiculous moth
Kamofleermot
Cerocala vermiculosa
15 Dec 2014

Photograph 252    iSpot
Mud dauber
Modderbouer
Sceliphron spirifex
15 Dec 2014

Photograph 253    iSpot
Leaf katydid
Groen langhoringspringkaan
Eurycorypha sp.
16 Dec 2014

Photograph 254    iSpot
Mydas fly
Midasvlieg
Mydidae
16 Dec 2014

Photograph 255    iSpot
Bark mantid
Bas-hottentotsgod
Tarachodes sp.
16 Dec 2014

Photograph 256    iSpot
Potter wasp
Pottebakker wesp
Delta emarginatum
17 Dec 2014

Photograph 257    iSpot
Mason bee
Malkopby
Megachilidae
17 Dec 2014

Photograph 258    iSpot
Velvet ant ♂
Tarentaalmier
Stenomutilla eurydice
17 Dec 2014

Photograph 259    iSpot
Shiny black beetle
Blinkswartkewer
Heteronychus sp.
25 Dec 2014

Photograph 260    iSpot
Burrowing scorpion
Graaf skerpioen
Opistophthalmus opinatus
27 Dec 2014

Photograph 261    iSpot
Mottled katydid
Langhoringsprinkaan
Pseudosaga maculata
28 Dec 2014

Photograph 262    iSpot
Furry flying peanut
Wolkewer
Sparrmannia flava
28 Dec 2014

Photograph 263    iSpot
Cuckoo wasp
Koekoek-wespe
Chrysis lincea
01 Mar 2015

Photograph 264    iSpot
African silk moth
Brandwurm
Gonometa postica
(Nudaus)
02 Mar 2015

Photograph 265    iSpot
Large antlion
Mierleeu
Palparellus flavofasciatus
02 Mar 2015

Photograph 266    iSpot
Dusky sapphire
Donkersaffier
Stugeta subinfuscata subinfuscata
28 Mar 2015

Photograph 267    iSpot
Paintedwing bee fly
Byvlieg
Litorhina sp.
29 Mar 2015

Photograph 268    iSpot
Giant jewel beetle
Reuse juweelkewer
Sternocera orissa orissa
29 Mar 2015

Photograph 269    iSpot
Giant stick insect ♂
Reuse-stokinsek
Bactrododema tiaratum
28 Mar 2015

Photograph 270    iSpot
Clearwing moth
Heldervlerk-mot
Sesiidae
29 Mar 2015

Photograph 271    iSpot
Lesser thicktail scorpion
Klein-dikstert skerpioen
Uroplectes tumidimanus
30 Mar 2015

Photograph 272    iSpot
Sawtooth-antenna longhorn beetle
Boktor
Neoplocaederus granulatus
31 Mar 2015

Photograph 273    iSpot
Namib dune ant
Namib duinmier
Camponotus detritus
(Sossusvlei)
31 Mar 2015

Photograph 274    iSpot
Red velvet mite
Fluweel myt
Trombidiidae
01 Apr 2015

Photograph 275    iSpot
Citrus swallowtail
Sitrus swaelstert skoenlapper
Papilio demodocus demodocus
(Naukluft)
02 Apr 2015

Photograph 276    iSpot
Bont-legged tick
Bontbeen-bosluis
Hyalomma
(Naukluft)
02 Apr 2015

Photograph 277    iSpot
Velvet ant ♀
Tarentaalmier
Stenomutilla eurydice
02 Apr 2015

Photograph 278    iSpot
Warren's fresh water crab
Warren se varswater krap
Potamonautes warreni
(Naukluft)
02 Apr 2015

Photograph 279    iSpot
Common blue ♀
Gewone ertjie-bloutjie
Leptotes sp. (L. pirithous pirithous ?)
(Naukluft)
02 Apr 2015

Photograph 280    iSpot
Emerald fruit chafer
Groen vrugtekewer
Rhabdotis semipunctata
(Naukluft)
02 Apr 2015

Photograph 281    iSpot
Savanna fruit chafer
Savanna vrugtekewer
Dischista cincta
(Naukluft)
02 Apr 2015

Photograph 282    iSpot
Savanna fruit chafer
Savanna vrugtekewer
Dischista cincta
(Naukluft)
02 Apr 2015

Photograph 283    iSpot
Trimen's acraea
Kalaharirooitjie
Acraea trimeni
(Naukluft)
02 Apr 2015

Photograph 284    iSpot
Wasp
Wespe
Eumeninae (maybe Tricarinodynerus guerinii)
29 Mar 2015

Photograph 285    iSpot
Wasp
Wespe
Eumeninae (maybe Tricarinodynerus guerinii)
02 Apr 2015

Photograph 286    iSpot
Blister beetle
Blaartrekkewer
Hycleus dentatus
03 Apr 2015

Photograph 287    iSpot
Large antlion
Mierleeu
Palparellus flavofasciatus
04 Apr 2015

Photograph 288    iSpot
Garden orb-web spider
Wawielwebspinnekop
Argiope australis
05 Apr 2015

Photograph 289    iSpot
Bark mantid
Bas-hottentotsgod
Tarachodes sp.
05 Apr 2015

Photograph 290    iSpot
Large antlion
Mierleeu
Palparellus flavofasciatus
06 Apr 2015

Photograph 291    iSpot
Moth
Mot
Crambidae
06 Apr 2015

Photograph 292    iSpot
Desert darkling beetle
Woestyn toktokkie
Gonopus sp.
(Little Kulala Lodge)
28 Jun 2015

Photograph 293    iSpot
Termites
Termiete
Termitoidae
(Urikos)
28 Jun 2015

Photograph 294    iSpot
Orange velvet ant ♀
Orange fluweelmier
Dasylabris schultzei
(Dead Vlei)
29 Jun 2015

Photograph 295    iSpot
Velvet ant ♀
Tarentaalmier
Mutillidae
04 Jul 2015

Photograph 296    iSpot
Burrowing scorpion
Graaf skerpioen
Opistophthalmus scabrifrons
06 Jul 2015

Photograph 297    iSpot
Six-spot desert hunstman
Seskol-woestyn-jagspinnekop
Palystella sexmaculata
10 Jul 2015

Photograph 298    iSpot
Oscar's cocktail ant
Oscar se wipstertmier
Crematogaster oscaris
13 Dec 2015

Photograph 299    iSpot
Queen Purple Tip
Koningin-perspuntjie
Colotis regina
13 Dec 2015

Photograph 300    iSpot
Velvet ant ♀
Tarentaalmier
Mutillidae
14 Dec 2015

Photograph 301    iSpot
Cape Comicricket
Sandkriek
Comicus sp.
15 Dec 2015

Photograph 302    iSpot
Sawtooth-antenna longhorn beetle
Boktor
Neoplocaederus granulatus
17 Dec 2015

Photograph 303    iSpot
Scalloped wing antlion
Keepvlerk-mierleeu
Crambomorphus sp.
17 Dec 2015

Photograph 304    iSpot
Owlmoth
Uilmot
Noctuidae
17 Dec 2015

Photograph 305    iSpot
Moth
Mot
Pseudozarba hemiplaca
17 Dec 2015

Photograph 306    iSpot
Moth
Mot
Acontia sp.
17 Dec 2015

Photograph 307    iSpot
Winged Predatory Katydid
Vleisvretende langhoringspringkaan
Clonia caudata
17 Dec 2015

Photograph 308    iSpot
Black maize beetle
Swart mieliekewer
Heteronychus sp.
18 Dec 2015

Photograph 309    iSpot
Balbyter mimic salticid spider
Balbyter-springspinnekop
Mexcala sp.
18 Dec 2015

Photograph 310    iSpot
Burrowing scorpion
Graaf skerpioen
Opistophthalmus scabrifrons
18 Dec 2015

Photograph 311    iSpot
Dirt-coloured seed bug
Saadgogga
Rhyparochromidae
18 Dec 2015

Photograph 312    iSpot
Moth
Mot
Erebidae
18 Dec 2015

Photograph 313    iSpot
Silky Lacewings
Fynvlerk
Psychopsidae
18 Dec 2015

Photograph 314    iSpot
Chequered beetle
Blokkies-tor
Cleridae
19 Dec 2015

Photograph 315    iSpot
Citrus swallowtail
Lemoenskoenlapper
Papilio demodocus demodocus
20 Dec 2015

Photograph 316    iSpot
Sprite
Juffer
Pseudagrion sp.
20 Dec 2015

Photograph 317    iSpot
Leaf-rolling cricket
Blaarrolkriek
Stictogryllacris lyrata
21 Dec 2015

Photograph 318    iSpot
Blister beetle
Blaartrekkewer
Ceroctis gyllenhalli
21 Mar 2016

Photograph 319    iSpot
Burrowing scorpion
Graaf skerpioen
Opistophthalmus opinatus
25 Mar 2016

Photograph 320    iSpot
Burrowing scorpion
Graaf skerpioen
Opistophthalmus carinatus
26 Mar 2016

Photograph 321    iSpot
Burrowing scorpion
Graaf skerpioen
Opistophthalmus carinatus
26 Mar 2016

Photograph 322    iSpot
Bark antlion
Bas-mierleeu
Myrmeleontidae
27 Mar 2016

Photograph 323    iSpot
Western Marbled Emperor Moth Caterpillar
Westelike marmer pouoogmot ruspe
Heniocha dyops
28 Mar 2016

Photograph 324    iSpot
Green lacewing
Goudogie
Chrysopidae
28 Apr 2016

Photograph 325    iSpot
Ground beetle
Grondkewer
Lebiini
28 Apr 2016

Photograph 326    iSpot
Locust
Sprinkaan
Gastrimargus sp.
28 Apr 2016

Photograph 327    iSpot
Grass katydid
Graslanghoringsprinkaan
Tylopsis sp.
28 Apr 2016

Photograph 328    iSpot
Moth
Mot
Streblote sp.
28 Apr 2016

Photograph 329    iSpot
Cucumber moth
Komkommermot
Diaphania indica
27 Apr 2016

Photograph 330    iSpot
Small fly
Klein vliegie
Diptera
27 Apr 2016

Photograph 331    iSpot
Chequered beetle
Bontkewer
Cleridae
27 Apr 2016

Photograph 332    iSpot
Tapering darkling beetle
Spitslyf toktokkie
Imatismus sp.
27 Apr 2016

Photograph 333    iSpot
Assassin bug
Roofwantse
Peirates sp.
27 Apr 2016

Photograph 334    iSpot
Burrowing grasshopper
Graafsprinkaan
Acrotylus sp.
28 Apr 2016

Photograph 335    iSpot
Moth
Mot
Victoria triplaga sphrigon
28 Apr 2016

Photograph 336    iSpot
Antlion
Mierleeu
Palparellus damarensis
28 Apr 2016

Photograph 337    iSpot
Comma underwing
Komma ondervlerk
Eudocima fullonia
(Urikos)
30 Apr 2016

Photograph 338    iSpot
Longhorn beetle
Boktor
Hecyromorpha plagicollis
(Urikos)
30 Apr 2016

Photograph 339    iSpot
Desert toktokkie
Woestyn toktokkie
Adesmia sp.
(near Sesriem)
30 Apr 2016

Photograph 340    iSpot
Small pugnacious ant
Klein malmier
Anoplolepis steingroeveri
(Dune 45)
30 Apr 2016

Photograph 341    iSpot
Long-legged desert beetle
Langbeentoktokkie
Stenocara (Cauricara) sp.
(Dune 45)
30 Apr 2016

Photograph 342    iSpot
Desert beetle
Woestyn toktokkie
Adesmia cribripes
(Sossusvlei)
30 Apr 2016

Photograph 343    iSpot
Desert beetle
Woestyn toktokkie
Epiphysa sp.
(Sossusvlei)
30 Apr 2016

Photograph 344    iSpot
Desert beetle
Woestyn toktokkie
Gonopus sp.
(Sossusvlei)
30 Apr 2016

Photograph 345    iSpot
Crimson-speckled footman
Rooispikkel mot
Utetheisa pulchella
29 Jun 2016

Photograph 346    iSpot
Two-stripe cockroach
Tweestreep-kakkerlak
Supella sp.
(Lahnstein)
01 Jul 2016

Photograph 347    iSpot
Thermophilic ant
Rooikop mier
Ocymyrmex sp.
(Lahnstein)
01 Jul 2016

Photograph 348    iSpot
Huntsman spider
Jagspinnekop
Palystella sp.
(Lahnstein)
01 Jul 2016

Photograph 349    iSpot
Striped hawk moth
Gestreepte pylstertmot
Hyles livornica
09 Jul 2016

Photograph 350    iSpot
Kalahari orange tip
Kalahari oranjepuntjie
Colotis lais
18 Dec 2016

Photograph 351    iSpot
Common Roman
Rooiroman
Solpugidae sp.
21 Dec 2016


Note: The identification of some of the animals on this website is not 100% certain. Any comments will be highly appreciated. I would also be willing to supply higher resolution images upon request. Please contact me at the e-mail address given below.

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