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Ninth Annual Photocontest - Winning Photos
(slide show of submitted photos)

Photos chosen for the covers of 2014 issues of The Canadian Entomologist and the Bulletin
(click thumbnails below to view full-size photos)

Grand Prize: Guillame Dury

Female Phiddipus regius, Lake Placid, FL, USA. 

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2nd Place: Bob Lalonde

An undetermined orthopteran (too many tarsal segments for a shorthorned grasshopper) moving its biomass up the food chain. Say's phoebe is doing the honours...

 

3rd Place: Sean McCann

One of Canada's rare stag beetles, Sinodendron rugosum walks across the moss on Burnaby Mountain, July 31, 2013.

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Honourable Mention: Steven Paiero

These treehoppers (Membracidae) were found along a small tree in Guyana being tended by ants (not shown).

 

Honourable Mention: Tim Haye

Cabbage seedpod weevil, Ceutorhynchus obstrictus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), an invasive pest of canola (DelĂ©mont, Switzerland). 

 


 

Honourable Mention: Malcolm Furniss

Cicada, Platypedia areolata, emerged from its chrysalis, Idaho.

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Honourable Mention: Francois Lieutier

Cucullia lychnitis caterpillar on a stem of Verbascum sp  - Escalona Aragon, Spain,  01 July 2011.

 




Winning "Entomologist in Action" Entry: Shelley Hoover

Young Entomologist, Aya Hoover, in action inspecting a frame of honey bees (Apis mellifera) at the AAFC Beaverlodge Research Farm

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A slide show of submitted photos is posted here.
Thanks to all photographers and to : Felix Sperling, Chris Cutler, and Rick West for their evaluations.

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