A mantis–or at least a closely-related insect–sits atop a fence post.
A wasp nest at Fort Richardson, Jacksboro, Texas.
If I were an entomologist, I’d know what kind of insect is on this prickly pear bud. But I’m not, so I don’t.
I saw this ladybug at White Rock Lake Park in Dallas.
The dessicated, cast-off shell of a cicada, abandoned on a tree somewhere in Fort Worth.