Posts Tagged: UC Davis
When entomologist Diane Ulman, professor of entomology at the University of California, Davis, and...
Jonas Salk (1914-1995), who discovered the polio vaccine in 1955, speaks to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 1988. (CDC Photo)
"Fourteen" is a lucky number at the Berkeley Aquatic Park, 80 Bolivar Drive,...
Roosting monarchs at the Berkeley Aquatic Park look like dried leaves, as one observer said. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Monarchs roosting in the ash tree fly over to the adjacent eucalyptus tree as the sun warms them. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Monarchs roosting in clusters at Berkeley Aquatic Park. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Butterfly aficionadas, photographers and passersby---along with dogs--gather to check out the monarchs. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
The path to the 14th hole of the disc golf course at the Berkeley Aquatic Park is an easy one, and about a quarter of a mile from the parking lot. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
If you look closely, you'll not only see the cycle of life in your garden, but art as the center of...
The tiny yellow egg of a Gulf Fritillary glows in the early morning sun. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
A Gulf Fritillary caterpillar inches away from a passionflower. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
The empty chrysalis of a Gulf Fritillary hangs like a broken chandelier. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Gulf Fritillaries, aka passion butterflies, mating in the passionflower vine. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Quick, what's the answer to: "What is the smallest insect that is not a parasite...
This was the scene at the ESA Linnaean Games Championships: UC Davis on the left, and the University of Florida on the right. (Photo by Mohammad-Amir Aghaee, who received his doctorate in entomology from UC Davis and is now in a postdoctoral position at North Carolina State University)
National champions: Gamesmaster Deane Jorgenson (far left) and ESA president Phil Mulder (far right) pose with the UC Davis Linnaean Games Team, who won the national ESA Linnaean Games Championship.. Members In the center are (from left) Jessica Gillung, Brendon Boudinot, captain Ralph Washington Jr., and Ziad Khouri. (Photo by Matthew Chism)
Strange weather we're having here in Central California. After soaring into the 90s, the...
A Gulf Fritillary (Agraulis vanillae) lands on a passioinflower blossom. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Close-up of a passionflower vine blossom. Passiflora is the host plant of the Gulf Fritillary. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Like a flamenco dancer, the Gulf Fritillary is showy. Here it is on a Mexican sunflower (Tithonia). (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)