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  1. Barn Swallow

    Barn Swallow

    Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica erythrogaster) top view.
  2. Yellow Star Grass

    Yellow Star Grass

    Yellow Star Grass (Hypoxis hirsuta: Hypoxidaceae). Flowers are 1.3-2.5 cm (0.5-1.0 in) in diameter. The insect is a Solider Fly (Stratiomys sp.: Stratiomyidae).
  3. Great-tailed Grackle, Juvenile

    Great-tailed Grackle, Juvenile

    Great-tailed Grackle (Quiscalus mexicanus prosopidicola) Juvenile. Feeding itself but still begging from mom (lol).
  4. Bold Jumping Spider

    Bold Jumping Spider

    Bold Jumping Spider (Phidippus audax: Salticidae). 6-15 mm (0.24-0.59 in). Photographed on Indian Blanket also called Firewheel (Gaillardia pulchella).
  5. Southern Broken Dash

    Southern Broken Dash

    Southern Broken Dash (Wallengrenia otho: Hesperiidae) red form. Wingspan 2.5-3.1 cm (1.0-1.25 in). Photographed on buttonbush (Cephalanthus occidentalis).
  6. Texas Bow-legged Bug

    Texas Bow-legged Bug

    Texas Bow-legged Bug (Hylymenus tarsatus: Alydidae) 1.2-1.5 cm (0.5-0.6 in) long. Juveniles are ant mimics. Photographed on green poinsettia (Euphorbia dentata).
  7. Common Starling, Juvenile

    Common Starling, Juvenile

    Common Starling (Sturnus vulgaris vulgaris) juvenile learning the joys of going catatonic while sunbathing (lol). Though it did snap out of it once it realized I was watching.
  8. Bumelia Borer Longhorn Beetle

    Bumelia Borer Longhorn Beetle

    Bumelia Borer Longhorn Beetle (Plinthocoelinum suavelolens: Cerambycidae) 2.5-4.0 cm (1.0-1.6 in) long.
  9. Western Cattle Egret

    Western Cattle Egret

    Western Cattle Egret (Bubulcus ibis) Gular fluttering to help it keep cool, while wearing its peace symbol.
  10. Red-striped Leafhopper

    Red-striped Leafhopper

    Red-striped Leafhopper (Graphocephala coccinea: Cicadellidae) also known as a Candy-striped Leafhopper. 6.7-8.4 mm (0.26-0.33 in) long.
  11. Eurasian Collared Dove

    Eurasian Collared Dove

    Eurasian Collared Dove (Streptopelia decaocto) with tail feathers flared.
  12. Loggerhead Shrike, Juvenile

    Loggerhead Shrike, Juvenile

    Loggerhead Shrike (Lanius ludovicianus excubitorides). A juvenile curious about me.
  13. Black-shouldered Spinyleg

    Black-shouldered Spinyleg

    Black-shouldered Spinyleg (Dromogomphus spinosus: Gomphidae) 5.4-6.7 cm (2.1-2.6 in) long. Perched on yaupon.
  14. Loggerhead Shrike

    Loggerhead Shrike

    Loggerhead Shrike (Lanius ludovicianus excubitorides).
  15. Great tailed Grackles Fighting

    Great tailed Grackles Fighting

    Great-tailed Grackles (Quiscalus mexicanus prosopidicola, males fighting.
  16. Cloudless Sulphur, Male

    Cloudless Sulphur, Male

    Cloudless Sulphur (Phoebis sennae: Pieridae) male. Wingspan 5.7-7.6 cm (2.25-3.0 in).
  17. Northern Mockingbird, Great-tailed Grackle

    Northern Mockingbird, Great-tailed Grackle

    Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos polyglottos) trying to chase off a male Great-tailed Grackle (Quiscalus mexicanus prosopidicola). It was not successful (lol).
  18. Blue Sharpshooter

    Blue Sharpshooter

    Blue Sharpshooter (Oncometopia orbona: Cicadellidae). 1.05-1.30 cm (0.42-0.51 in) long.
  19. Asian Ladybug Beetle

    Asian Ladybug Beetle

    Asian Ladybug Beetle (Harmonia axyridis: Coccinellidae) 5.5-8.8 mm long. Introduced species.
  20. American Robin, Female

    American Robin, Female

    American Robin (Turdus migratorius) female.
  21. Eastern Tiger Swallowtail, Male

    Eastern Tiger Swallowtail, Male

    Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio glaucus: Papilionidae) male. Wingspan 8.9-14.0 cm (3.5-5.5 in).
  22. Yellow-billed Cuckoo

    Yellow-billed Cuckoo

    Yellow-billed Cuckoo (Coccyzus americanus). Perched in a Post Oak.
  23. Northern Mockingbirds Fighting

    Northern Mockingbirds Fighting

    Northern Mockingbirds (Mimus polyglottos polyglottos) fighting, one better than the other.
  24. Barn Swallow Fledgeling

    Barn Swallow Fledgeling

    Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica erythrogaster) fledgeling waiting patiently to be fed.
  25. White-winged Dove

    White-winged Dove

    White-winged Dove (Zenaida asiatica)
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