Blood Sucking Species

iPhoneOgraphy – 01 May 2016 (Day 122/366) Mosquitoes are small, midge-like flies which comprise the family Culicidae. Females of most species are ectoparasites, whose tube-like mouthparts (called a proboscis) pierce the hosts’ skin to consume blood. The word “mosquito” (formed by mosca and diminutive ito) is Spanish for “little fly”. Thousands of species feed on […]

Spring Is In The Air Everywhere I Look Around

F/8.0, 1/250, ISO 250. What did the tree wear to the pool party? Swimming trunks! Interesting Fact: In spring, the Earth‘s axis is tilted toward the sun, increasing the number of daylight hours and bringing warmer weather that causes plants to bring forth new growth.  ( )