Invertebrates of the Sonoran Desert, Arizona, USA

These photos were taken in southern Arizona by Jan Fletcher, an artist and photographer.

Western Spotted Orbweaver (Neoscona oaxacensis)

Robber Fly (fam. Asilidae)

Giant Desert Centipede (Scolopendra heros)

Desert Tarantula (Aphonopelma chalcodes)

Painted Lady (Vanessa cardui)

Cloudless Sulphur (Phoebis sennae)

Black Witch Moth (Ascalapha odorata)

American Snout (Libytheana carinenta)

American Snout (Libytheana carinenta)

Empress Leilia (Asterocampa leilia)

Empress Leilia (Asterocampa leilia)

Giant Crab Spider (Olios giganteus)

Reakirt's Blue (Hemiargus isola alce)

Scoliid Wasp (Triscolia ardens)

Black Swallowtail (Papilio polyxenes asterius)

Tarantula Hawk (Pepsis sp.)

Queen Butterfly (Danaus gilippus)

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