Posts Tagged: Bohart Museum of Entomology
Scorpions--to fear or to revere? The Bohart Museum of Entomology's open house last Sunday drew...
Scorpion glowing under ultraviolet light at the Bohart Museum of Entomology. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
UC Davis entomology undergraduate student Alexander Nguyen flashes a UV light on a scorpion, as Professor Demosthenes Pappagianis, M.D., Ph.D., of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, watches. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Most scorpions glow under an ultraviolet light, but now a discovery on Alcatraz Island reveals that...
This millipede (Xystocheir dissecta) glows under ultraviolet light. Alexander Nguyen of the UC Davis Entomology Club captured this image on Alcatraz, during one of UC Davis forensic entomologist Robert Kimsey's field trips.
There's always something special going on at the Bohart Museum of Entomology on the UC Davis...
Egg of a California dogface butterfly. (Photo by Greg Kareofelas)
California dogface butterfly emerging from chrysalis. (Photo by Greg Kareofelas)
Newly emerged California dogface butterfly. (Photo by Greg Kareofelas)
If you head over to the 137th annual Dixon May Fair, the state's oldest continuous fair,...
This butterfly painting, in the Fine Arts and Photography Building is the work of retired teacher Ethel Calvello of Dixon. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Butterfly necklace by Marcella Segard of Fairfield is in the Interior Living Showcase Building. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
This owl butterfly is from the Bohart Museum of Entomology. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
What's Mother's Day without moths?And caterpillars? Moth specimens and a fun caterpillar...
Entomologist/Bohart associate Jeff Smith will be there to answer questions. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
This is the caterpillar (larval stage) of the anise swallowtail. Bohart Museum visitors can make (free) colorful paper/chopstick caterpillar crafts on May 12. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)