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by Beetle
Wed Dec 29, 2010 1:17 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Anyone know what type of insect is?
Replies: 2
Views: 2562

Its genus Meloe. Though I don't know what species you have in NC.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meloe
by Beetle
Fri Oct 30, 2009 2:01 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Please!!!! some one tell me what this is!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 4275

Hm, its perhaps a sea sponge, not sure though. Have you tried cutting it to see cross-section?
by Beetle
Tue Apr 15, 2008 10:10 am
Forum: Ecology
Topic: decomposer
Replies: 7
Views: 23951

My perspectiv to decomposers and scavangers would be this. Decomposers are those organisms that break down organic material to its basic components in sense that very few organisms can eat and live on their leftovers and excrements. In that gorup I would put bacteria and fungi. Scavangers would be o...
by Beetle
Thu Dec 06, 2007 3:28 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Need help identifying the following animals
Replies: 14
Views: 15193

Re: Need help identifying the following animals

Ok these question cannot be related to one animal but I shall comment them. 1. Poor and lousy hint. If by drunk means animal that eat old fermented fruit in tree tops than it can be almost half of species in tropics. (species that eat those fermented fruits probably doesnt get drunk due to some of t...
by Beetle
Mon Aug 27, 2007 10:15 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Animal Name Game!
Replies: 312
Views: 218675

Is it maybe from Diptera?
by Beetle
Thu Jul 26, 2007 8:27 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Animal Name Game!
Replies: 312
Views: 218675

Does it have hardened wings? Is it some kind of Beetle? :)
by Beetle
Thu Jul 12, 2007 9:23 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Animal Name Game!
Replies: 312
Views: 218675

Does it lives strictly in southern warmer part of North America towards Mexico or it can be found in more temperate regions?
by Beetle
Wed Jul 11, 2007 12:05 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Talk about INSECTZ or get outta here:)
Replies: 275
Views: 188411

PS- do you have any pictures of the long horn beetles? I am sorry for just giving you link with pictures and not posting some of my own photos that I have but this PC that I have here on work is toooo slow for something like that. m While we are talking about exotic pets I can suggest you all to tr...
by Beetle
Wed Jul 11, 2007 11:55 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Talk about INSECTZ or get outta here:)
Replies: 275
Views: 188411

Wow, that is tiny! Does anyone know how to go about pinning something like that? I am having some problems with very small beetles. I do have small pins, I guess maybe I just need more practice You can try to pin them with small pins like 000 but it is better to glue them as said before but be care...
by Beetle
Wed Jul 11, 2007 11:41 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Animal Name Game!
Replies: 312
Views: 218675

Naah. It coudnt be Puma (Felis concolor). It would be to easy. Right?
:)
by Beetle
Tue Jul 10, 2007 10:37 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Animal Name Game!
Replies: 312
Views: 218675

Carnivorous?

*damn to short message*

Or is it herbivorous?
by Beetle
Mon Jul 02, 2007 9:33 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Animal Name Game!
Replies: 312
Views: 218675

Correct!!! One of the largest insect in Europe. Prefer old decidous, preferably oak forests.
http://www.uochb.cas.cz/~natur/cerambyx ... _cerdo.htm