Tag Archives: Insects in Panama

The Mud Daubers ~ Part 2

The copious amounts of Mud Daubers about the yard surely predicted that we would find a nest somewhere, and we did. The laundry is hung out to dry most days, avoiding the searing heat from the gas dryer going into the … Continue reading

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Let Bug Season Commence!

If you aren’t a bug fan, you likely won’t enjoy the fascinating third season we have here, Bug Season. With the first rains come an amazing array of all sorts of bugs.  Right now it’s June Bug and Mud Wasps. … Continue reading

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They’re Babies!

While out on the back porch recently, I noticed a strange occurrence. I looked down at the bag that we use as a weight, and I saw several small specks. When I looked closer they were tiny baby Praying Mantises. … Continue reading

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El saltamontes

The other day I noticed Bandit sitting on the floor staring intently at something in the window.  When I looked there was a colossal grasshopper staring back at me: It didn’t take long before el saltamontes tired of Bandit and I inspecting … Continue reading

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