What's Bugging You? - April 18, 2017

Apr 18, 2017

Airs Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at 6 p.m. Once again Dr. Beverly Burden, an Associate Professor of Biology at LSUS and our resident entomologist, joined Bill Beckett to discuss our insect world, both friendly and fiendish. We'll talk about what's new in the insect world and we'll took forward to your calls and questions about "What's Bugging You" at 800-552-8502.

How Mosquito Nets Can Shape the Evolution of Behavior - PBS NOVA Story

Spider image submitted by JC Rodgers from Rusk County Texas, identified by Dr. Burden as a Trap Door spider
Credit JC Rodgers from Rusk County Texas / Red River Radio

Mating insects submitted by Bill Beckett identified as by Dr. Burden as Crane Flies aka Mosquito Hawks
Credit Bill Beckett / Red River Radio

Crepe Myrtle infestation submitted by Dennis Gibson from Leesville identified by Dr. Burden as Treehoppers
Credit Dennis Gibson from Leesville / Red River Radio

Crepe Myrtle infestation submitted by Dennis Gibson from Leesville identified by Dr. Burden as Treehoppers
Credit Dennis Gibson from Leesville / Red River Radio