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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 morning at 8:35 a.m. on WCVE Public Radio. Visit Evans’ Blog or Facebook page for more insight into the world of insects.

Articles by Dr. Art Evans

Bagworms

Entomologist Dr. Art Evans and WCVE producer Steve Clark review the natural history and control of bagworms.

First Image: Protective case of the bagworm, Thyridopteryx ephemaeraeformis (Lepidoptera: Psychidae). ©2013, Arthur V. Evans. All rights reserved.

Second Image: Mature bagworm caterpillar inside its case, Thyridopteryx ephemaeraeformis (Lepidoptera: Psychidae). ©2013, Arthur V. Evans. All rights reserved.

What's Bugging You: On the Passing of Chuck Bellamy

Entomologist Dr. Art Evans and WCVE producer Steve Clark note the passing of Art’s dear friend, colleague, coauthor, and college roommate, Charles “Chuck” Lawrence Bellamy. These two coleopterists shared many adventures together on two continents over a span of nearly 40 years.

Photo 1: Chuck Bellamy and Art Evans at the annual BioQuip holiday gathering in 2007. © 2007, Arthur V. Evans. All rights reserved.

The Dobsonfly

Entomologist Dr. Art Evans and WCVE producer Steve Clark marvel at one of the largest insects in eastern North America, the dobsonfly.

Photo: Male dobsonflies have outsized mandibles, but don't deliver much of bite. However, female dobsonflies will deliver a painful nip if carelessly handled. © 2013, Arthur V. Evans. All rights reserved.

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