Monday, April 26, 2010

Florida: the critters

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Portuguese Man O' War (Physalia physalis)

American Alligator (Alligator mississippiensis)

Florida Cooter (Pseudemys floridana)

Florida Softshell Turtle (Apalone ferox)

Young Cottonmouth snake (Agkistrodon piscivorus)

Some kind of cricket or grasshopper

Brown Anole (Anolis sagrel)

Hermit Crab (superfamily Paguroidea)

Six-lined Racerunner (Cnemidophorus sexlineatus) of the Whiptail family

Floating, squirming mass of ants whose burrow(s) was flooded

Florida Gopher Tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus) - threatened species

Picnic anyone?

Heh, heh, heh


1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Love the picnic anyone? picture! too cute!