I’m cleaning out the backlog here, but we’re approaching a scarcity of good photos. Fortunately, we still have some treehoppers left from reader Mike McDowell, and three stray pictures from Ed Kroc.
First, the treehopper Smilia camelus:
A Widefooted Treehopper, Campylenchia latipes (I can imagine horror movies based on giant versions of these things):
Treehopper, Glossonotus univittatus. Mike’s equipment is a Nikon 1 V1 & Tamron 60mm 1:1 Macro Lens.
From reader Ed Kroc in British Columbia, a Glaucous-winged gull and chicks Larus glaucescens) at Tsawwassen, near Vancouver:
And the fluffy chick. Everybody hates gulls, but aren’t they cute when young?
Finally, a black-tailed deer (Odocoileus hemionus columbianus). in velvet: