Orange-banded Mydas Fly

Photo: Brice Praslicka Species: Orange-banded Mydas Fly (Mydas clavata) It may look terrifying with its black hairs, orange waist and toes, and odd shape, but the mydas fly is actually a rather benevolent creature. It doesn’t sting and doesn’t seem to bite. Some believe that they hunt other insects, but it apparently has not been…

Bold Jumping Spider

The bold (or daring) jumping spider is known for two things – an all black body with white spots and hairs, and bright green, metallic fangs.