crab spider http://www.nhm.org/nature/taxonomy/term/121/all en Twelve Days of Christmas 2012 http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/twelve-days-christmas-2012 <p>Since tomorrow is the twelfth day of Christmas, I thought I&#39;d give you your belated gifts. Of course they&#39;re all part of L.A.&#39;s surprising biodiversity, yes even those&nbsp;turtle wasps!</p> <p>Twelve <a href="/nature/blog/weevil-weevil-does-total-agave-meltdown" target="_blank">weevils</a> wandering<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/twelve-days-christmas-2012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/twelve-days-christmas-2012#comments ants cockroach Cooper's Hawk crab spider Greater Yellow Underwing pepsis wasp phorid flies spittlebugs squirrel Twelve days of christmas wasps weevil Yellow-rumped Warbler Blog Sat, 05 Jan 2013 05:48:00 +0000 admin 707 at http://www.nhm.org/nature Killer Legs: Crab Spider Wins Prize with Eight! http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/killer-legs-crab-spider-wins-prize-eight <p>On Sunday, February 26, Museum Educator&nbsp;Anna Holden,&nbsp;and myself took some families out to the North Campus to collect spiders! The spiders were collected so they can be identified and preserved as part of our ongoing <a href="http://www.nhm.org/site/activities-programs/community-science/spider-survey" target="_blank">L.A. Spider Survey</a>. They will also be added to our ever-growing North Campus species list.<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/killer-legs-crab-spider-wins-prize-eight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/killer-legs-crab-spider-wins-prize-eight#comments Anna Holden Briana Burrows california brittlebrush crab spider Encelia californica LA Spider Survey Misumenoides formosipes spiders Whitebanded crab spider Blog Thu, 01 Mar 2012 06:42:00 +0000 Lila Higgins 667 at http://www.nhm.org/nature