Category: Posts

Here’s where you can find all my past blog posts, in order of most recent to earliest. Enjoy!

Jesus, COVID-19, and Jumping Beans: An Easter Special

Jesus > all the madness.

Stink Bugs: Surprisingly, Not the Worst Houseguests

This is less of an informational post about stink bugs and more of a rant where I complain about a stink bug not eating the orange slices I tried to feed it.

Stop Bullying Camel Spiders

I feel like I shouldn’t have to explain this, but camel spiders don’t scream, they don’t eat camels, and they’re not the size of footballs.

Tiny, Troublesome Carpet Beetles

Carpet beetles do actually eat carpets. I mean, their larvae do while the adults are busy eating your cheerios, but it counts.

Flower-Sipping Fairy Puppies, AKA Summer Azures

The ArthroBlogger is slowly learning her butterflies. My New Year’s resolution is to get ten species memorized. Maybe fifteen. We’ll see what happens.

The Hornless Triceratops

Dinosaurs still roam the earth… but as bugs, not birds.

Top Ten Bizarre Facts About Scorpions

Since my last top ten list was about ocean lobsters, I figured it only made sense to make the next one about desert lobsters (yes I know scorpions are arachnids, it’s called being funny)

Chiggers Are Red, Lobsters Are Blue: Cheesy Love Poems by Romantic Arthropods

It’s just not Valentine’s Day without cheesy love poems.

Swallowtails vs. Monarchs

Today, we’re pitting the most popular butterflies I know against each other in another “versus” post. And by most popular, I mean the only butterflies whose names I knew before today.

Moth Flies: Yet Another Incorrectly Named Arthropod

If you guessed that these guys are neither moths nor flies, you are correct.