Stagmomantis carolinaWe witnessed this Carolina Mantis capture this unsuspecting Gulf Fritillary when it went to nectar on the pickerelweed.
Stagmomantis carolinaA praying mantis on a yellow trumpet pitcherplant was an unexpected sight in a pitcherplant savannah.
Stagmomantis carolinaHere's Looking at You! The praying mantis was perched on a branch and I went under the motionless mantis while it was "praying."
Prunus geniculataThe Scrub Plum can be easily distinguished from other Florida plums by its zigzag branches and its existence in scrub habitat.
Prunus serotina var. alabamensis
This variety of Black Cherry found in the Floirda Panhandle has blunt-tipped leaves while Prunus serotina var. serotina has leaves with acute tips.
Pseudacris crucifer bartramiana
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer
Pseudotriton ruber vioscai
Sarracenia flavaYellow pitcherplants (Sarracenia flava) dominate this savanna at the edge of a cypress strand.
Ptelea trifoliataThe distinctive seeds of the Hoptree are the basis for another common name for the tree, Wafer Ash.
Danaus gilippusThe dark spots on the wings near the body of this Queen butterfly are scent glands found only on males of this species.