October 9, 2021 · Uncategorized
As with all of my images posted here, they are for your enjoyment and are not public domain, all are copyrighted.  Please do not copy, download, post online, or reuse in any fashion the photographs that I have posted without express written permission to do so.  Any use of my images must be approved in writing.  To access the images I have posted, you must click on the subject heading link above. By doing so, your action serves as legal recognition of my stated copyright restrictions; it signifies your willingness to use the images only after written permission is provided, and it acknowledges that failure to follow the rules is a violation of international copyright law. Thank you for your cooperation. The complexity of a forest floor, in a rainforest (tropical and temperate), is often lost on people. The decomposition rate of leaves, sticks, and other organic materials is unbelievably rapid; however, these items ...  Read the rest of the entry...
October 7, 2021 · Uncategorized
As with all of my images posted here, they are for your enjoyment and are not public domain, all are copyrighted.  Please do not copy, download, post online, or reuse in any fashion the photographs that I have posted without express written permission to do so.  Any use of my images must be approved in writing.  To access the images I have posted, you must click on the subject heading link above. By doing so, your action serves as legal recognition of my stated copyright restrictions; it signifies your willingness to use the images only after written permission is provided, and it acknowledges that failure to follow the rules is a violation of international copyright law. Thank you for your cooperation. What on Earth is a ‘Zombie Ant?’ The story is an intriguing one that involves a complicated relationship between a group of fungi and invertebrates. Predatory fungi are life forms that infect and kill their hosts in ...  Read the rest of the entry...
May 1, 2021 · Uncategorized
As with all of my images posted here, they are for your enjoyment and are not public domain, all are copyrighted.  Please do not copy, download, post online, or reuse in any fashion the photographs that I have posted without express written permission to do so.  Any use of my images must be approved in writing.  To access the images I have posted, you must click on the subject heading link above.  By doing so, your action serves as legal recognition of my stated copyright restrictions; it signifies your willingness to use the images only after written permission is provided, and it acknowledges that failure to follow the rules is a violation of international copyright law. Thank you for your cooperation. Sometimes when we are out to sea, we wind up with “visitors” on the deck of the ship. At certain times, we come into contact with schools of flying fishes. I ...  Read the rest of the entry...
April 30, 2021 · Uncategorized
As with all of my images posted here, they are for your enjoyment and are not public domain, all are copyrighted.  Please do not copy, download, post online, or reuse in any fashion the photographs that I have posted without express written permission to do so.  Any use of my images must be approved in writing.  To access the images I have posted, you must click on the subject heading link above. By doing so, your action serves as legal recognition of my stated copyright restrictions; it signifies your willingness to use the images only after written permission is provided, and it acknowledges that failure to follow the rules is a violation of international copyright law. Thank you for your cooperation. This Hammerjaw (Osmosudis lowii) have expandable stomachs and jaws that open to wide angles. The combination allows these predators to consume prey larger than they are, The abdomen of the Hammerjaw is stretched so tight that the squid can be clearly ...  Read the rest of the entry...
December 4, 2020 · Uncategorized
As with all of my images posted here, they are for your enjoyment and are not public domain, all are copyrighted.  Please do not copy, download, post online, or reuse in any fashion the photographs that I have posted without express written permission to do so.  Any use of my images must be approved in writing.  To access the images I have posted, you must click on the subject heading link above. By doing so, your action serves as legal recognition of my stated copyright restrictions; it signifies your willingness to use the images only after written permission is provided, and it acknowledges that failure to follow the rules is a violation of international copyright law. Thank you for your cooperation. I wanted to organize a post celebrating the Boneyheads (Osteocephalus ssp.) that I've had the good fortune to meet in the Peruvian Amazon. Here are a few of them: ...  Read the rest of the entry...
December 4, 2019 · Uncategorized
As with all of my images posted here, they are for your enjoyment and are not public domain, all are copyrighted.  Please do not copy, download, post online, or reuse in any fashion the photographs that I have posted without express written permission to do so.  Any use of my images must be approved in writing.  To access the images I have posted, you must click on the subject heading link above.  By doing so, your action serves as legal recognition of my stated copyright restrictions; it signifies your willingness to use the images only after written permission is provided, and it acknowledges that failure to follow the rules is a violation of international copyright law. Thank you for your cooperation. Cockscomb, Celosia spicata, an invasive species from Africa, observed in Delaware County, Oklahoma, USA A Copperhead near the mouth of one of the caves we surveyed. A Copperhead near the mouth of one of ...  Read the rest of the entry...
December 4, 2019 · Uncategorized
As with all of my images posted here, they are for your enjoyment and are not public domain, all are copyrighted.  Please do not copy, download, post online, or reuse in any fashion the photographs that I have posted without express written permission to do so.  Any use of my images must be approved in writing.  To access the images I have posted, you must click on the subject heading link above.  By doing so, your action serves as legal recognition of my stated copyright restrictions; it signifies your willingness to use the images only after written permission is provided, and it acknowledges that failure to follow the rules is a violation of international copyright law.  Thank you for your cooperation. A Dead-leaf Mantids - female (Acanthops cf. centralis), photographed in Amazonian Peru. Grasshopper, Tropidacris cristata cristata, Sucusari Lodge, Rio Sucusari, Loreto, Peru, January 2019 Grasshopper, Tropidacris cristata cristata, Sucusari Lodge, Rio Sucusari, Loreto, Peru, January 2019 ...  Read the rest of the entry...
December 4, 2019 · Uncategorized
As with all of my images posted here, they are for your enjoyment and are not public domain, all are copyrighted.  Please do not copy, download, post online, or reuse in any fashion the photographs that I have posted without express written permission to do so.  Any use of my images must be approved in writing.  To access the images I have posted, you must click on the subject heading link above.  By doing so, your action serves as legal recognition of my stated copyright restrictions; it signifies your willingness to use the images only after written permission is provided, and it acknowledges that failure to follow the rules is a violation of international copyright law.  Thank you for your cooperation. Bushmaster, Lachesis muta, Loreto Peru Bothriopsis bilineata smaragdina, ACTS, Rio Sucusari, Rio Napo, ...  Read the rest of the entry...
October 7, 2019 · Uncategorized
As with all of my images posted here, they are for your enjoyment and are not public domain, all are copyrighted.  Please do not copy, download, post online, or reuse in any fashion the photographs that I have posted without express written permission to do so.  Any use of my images must be approved in writing.  To access the images I have posted, you must click on the subject heading link above.  By doing so, your action serves as legal recognition of my stated copyright restrictions; it signifies your willingness to use the images only after written permission is provided, and it acknowledges that failure to follow the rules is a violation of international copyright law.  Thank you for your cooperation. Knifefish, Sternarchorhynchus mormyrus Knifefish, Gymnorhamphichthys hypostomus Knifefish, Gymnorhamphichthys hypostomus Knifefish, Orthosternarchus tamandua, Rio Amazonas near Iquitos, Loreto, Peru, October 2019 Knifefish, Orthosternarchus tamandua, Rio Amazonas near Iquitos, ...  Read the rest of the entry...
June 30, 2019 · Uncategorized
As with all of my images posted here, they are for your enjoyment and are not public domain, all are copyrighted.  Please do not copy, download, post online, or reuse in any fashion the photographs that I have posted without express written permission to do so.  Any use of my images must be approved in writing.  To access the images I have posted, you must click on the subject heading link above.  By doing so, your action serves as legal recognition of my stated copyright restrictions; it signifies your willingness to use the images only after written permission is provided, and it acknowledges that failure to follow the rules is a violation of international copyright law.  Thank you for your cooperation. Well, it turns out that our team here in the Gulf of Mexico got to meet a Giant Squid (Architeuthis dux) - the second ever recording of a live animal in-situ!!!!! ...  Read the rest of the entry...