1. Important Announcement - Upcoming Downtime - Software Upgrade

    Please see here for more details.
Hello there, why not take a few seconds to register on our forums and become part of the community? Just click here.

Davis Mountains trip

Discussion in 'Field Trips (Natural Habitats)' started by Greasylake, Jun 19, 2019.

  1. Greasylake

    Greasylake Arachnoprince

    I spent 5 days last week in the Davis Mountains, mostly hiking but I did have the chance to find lots of cool invert . I'll start off with some pictures of the view:
    20190610_190027.jpg 20190611_112813.jpg 20190613_132650.jpg 20190613_133031.jpg
  2. Greasylake

    Greasylake Arachnoprince

    I found tons of these grass spiders, their webs are pretty neat and I was lucky enough to find one with a sack!
    20190610_191806.jpg 20190611_102817.jpg
  3. Greasylake

    Greasylake Arachnoprince

    Here's a camel spider I found, little guy ran in front of me while I was going to the bathroom and ran off after this picture:
    Found a couple Loxosceles as well, this one is a mature male that was hanging out in the showers, I relocated him to some brush where he'd have a better chance of finding a girl:
    A click beetle! I think it's an Alaus oculatus:
  4. Greasylake

    Greasylake Arachnoprince

    O. ornatus, I found 7 of them. 2 at big bend and 5 at the Davis Mountains: 20190614_104452.jpg 20190614_104009.jpg
    • Like Like x 1
  5. RTTB

    RTTB Arachnoprince

    Thanks for sharing. I hope to go there one day.
  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.