animals

345

The fossil shells in this photo look much like clams or oysters, but they are remains of a totally different group of organisms. What are they?

346

I photographed this spider while we were collecting fossils in Middle Tennessee. What is special about its color?

352

This Tersa Sphinx Moth Caterpillar is munching on Nancy's Pinta plants. Are all caterpillars plant eaters?

354

I photographed this snake at Ginny Springs. I was using the Micro lens on my Nikon D90 at the time, so I was only about 4 inches from the snake when I took this shot. How much danger was I in?

356

This tiny creature is quite common in many parts of the world. Sometimes you will see one that is white on one end, and dark on the other. What does that mean?

Pages