Entomologist Dr. Art Evans and 88.9 WCVE producer Steve Clark talk about a new book written by Lyn Frierson Faust called Fireflies, Glow-worms, and Lightning Bugs.
What's Bugging You?
Dr. Arthur V. Evans teams up with WCVE Public Radio producer Steve Clark for a weekly feature, “What’s Bugging You?,” which airs during NPR’s Morning Edition. The program takes its name from another of Evans’ books “What’s Bugging You – A Fond Look at the Animals We Love to Hate.”
Tune-in each Tuesday at 8:45 a.m. or at 5:44 p.m. on 88.9 WCVE, Richmond’s Public Radio station.
88.9 WCVE producer Steve Clark talks with entomologist Dr. Art Evans about his latest book, Backyard Guide to Insects & Spiders of North America, published by National Geographic Books.
For more information about Art’s book, visit here.
Entomologist Dr. Art Evans and 88.9 WCVE producer Steve Clark discuss the latest additions of native shrubs and herbs to Art’s insect garden.
Dr. Kal Ivanov of the Virginia Natural History Museum joins entomologist Dr. Art Evans and 88.9 WCVE producer Steve Clark in a discussion about his survey of the ants of Virginia.
Photo: Dr. Kal Ivanov standing in a mating swarm of Myrmica ants atop Buffalo Mountain in Floyd County, Virginia.
Dr. Kal Ivanov of the Virginia Museum of Natural History joins entomologist Dr. Art Evans and 88.9 WCVE producer Steve Clark to talk about ants and plants and their interactions in Virginia and beyond.
Photo: An ant in the genus Aphaenogaster carrying a bloodroot seed. Note the pale, fleshy proteinaceous elaisome used by the ant to carry the seed.