Carnivorous Plant Addict
Whops a ladybug. bad flytrap!
This young pitcher of S.purpurea ssp.venosa (Tattnall Co., GA) cought some kind of cockroach.
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It is probably the harmless Ectobius vittiventris. This is the first year I see a lot of them around here. They get rarely cought because they prefer leaf litter. They like it warm and used to live only in the South (Mediterranean), but thanks to climate warming they spread (since 1999) North of the Alps, too.
BTW, Ectobius diappeared in North America 49 Million years ago until (thanks to globalisation) the cool-adapted Ectobius lapponicus was introduced (found 1984 in NH and is spreading from there also to the Maritimes in Canada (NB, PE, NS, ON)). Since then 3 more species were introduced to the US. It is odd how many non-native species show up at our doorstep. Most of them unnoticed by the public, but also a few nasty ones.