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Chrysemys picta-the Painted Turtle

I counted 32 Chrysemys picta picta in our two acre pond last week. They seemed to be the boldest of the basking turtles in our pond, so let me get pretty close  I was able to sit and knit for … Continue reading

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Manduca lifecycle sampler

Just about finished with all the hornworms. There is the stuffed larva which I wrote about before,  a stuffed pupa still needing to be stuffed as of this morning so more accurately called an unstuffed pupa, and a sampler depicting … Continue reading

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Wooly Watersnakes

Last week I did the natural history thing, so this week I do the embroidery thing. This piece was based on a Nerodia sipedon williamenglsi (Carolina Watersnake, a subspecies of the Northern Watersnake, see previous posts for details) which was … Continue reading

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