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Northern Saw-whet Owl Aegolius acadicus

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darkfar2001

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September 20, 2020 08:09 PM UTC

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Tillamook (Google, OSM)

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Gray Fox Urocyon cinereoargenteus

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mattyd112

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September 2, 2020 02:00 PM PDT

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American Badger Taxidea taxus

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trickman

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August 25, 2020 12:31 PM PDT

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Jaguar Panthera onca

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dean_g

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August 14, 2015

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Location is accurate to mountain, obscured for protection.

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Jaguar Panthera onca

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chris_hass

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May 8, 2007

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Jaguar photographed on nearby trail camera about the same time.

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Barn Owl Tyto alba

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pixgal

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August 5, 2020 10:24 PM PDT

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Townsend's Chipmunk Neotamias townsendii

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insectology

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August 18, 2020 02:03 PM PDT

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Monarch Danaus plexippus

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jmaughn

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August 14, 2020 04:10 PM PDT

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Big Skate Beringraja binoculata

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insectology

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July 30, 2020 10:02 AM PDT

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Oregon, US (Google, OSM)

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Red Fox Vulpes vulpes

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danie143

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August 12, 2020 05:50 PM PDT

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Snowy Egret Egretta thula

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andyfrank

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August 1, 2020 11:23 AM PDT

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Photo is poor quality but can see black bill and yellow lores. It was about 1/2 the size of nearby Great Egrets

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American Mink Neovison vison

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jayras

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July 22, 2020 08:59 AM PDT

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20 minutes after first sighting and ingesting a crayfish, this mink returned and caught another crayfish.

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galxaywolf

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June 23, 2020 12:24 PM PDT

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I know this isn’t an animal but i saw this really cool. Wether phenomenon called a circumhorrizon cloud

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

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philkahler

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May 23, 2020 07:49 AM MST

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Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus

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zvkemp

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May 15, 2020 01:41 PM PDT

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Guadalupe Fur Seal Arctocephalus townsendi

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mikepatterson

Date

May 13, 2020 04:21 PM PDT

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Oregon, US (Google, OSM)

Description

This animal was rescued off the beach by the Marine Mammal Stranding Network and is currently on the way to Seattle for rehabilitation. The Guadalupe Fur Seal is the only species that the stranding network currently picks up for rehab, because they are so far away from their normal range that there survival is compromised.

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Marbled Murrelet Brachyramphus marmoratus

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susankirkbride

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May 14, 2020 02:25 PM PDT

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Found earlier by Stefan Schlick.

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Great Gray Owl Strix nebulosa

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cgates326

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May 13, 2020 08:45 AM PDT

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Townsend's Big-eared Bat Corynorhinus townsendii

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eedrin

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May 9, 2020 03:38 PM PDT

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Oregon, US (Google, OSM)

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Northern Spotted Owl Strix occidentalis ssp. caurina

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bombus_bee

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May 1, 2019

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Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina

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kwinn

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April 18, 2020 09:22 AM PDT

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Oregon, US (Google, OSM)

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Western Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta ssp. bellii

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insectology

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April 15, 2020 01:33 PM PDT

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Oregon, US (Google, OSM)

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Bobcat Lynx rufus

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gutfeeling

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March 11, 2020 04:05 PM PDT

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Coyote Canis latrans

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insectology

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April 4, 2020 12:41 PM PDT

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Yellow-blotched Map Turtle Graptemys flavimaculata

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groverbrown

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March 23, 2020 01:07 PM CDT

Description

Handled under appropriate permits.

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Bobcat Lynx rufus

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jmaughn

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February 3, 2020 04:24 PM PST

Description

There were actually two bobcats here, getting a bit shirty with each other. Eventually the larger of the two drove the smaller one away. I suspect the second set of four photos is of a different cat than the first set, but I'm not certain. I saw the small one run off out of the corner of my eye. I think it was the cat in the first four photos, but that might have been the bigger one, and thus the same in all eight photos.

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Red Fox Vulpes vulpes

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kenchamberlain

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January 20, 2020 08:56 AM PST

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Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus

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kathyw0724

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December 28, 2019 08:23 AM PST

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Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis

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kyletansley

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March 18, 2019 10:51 AM EDT

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Cardinal getting territorial with itself in this mirror. It was doing the same thing last week too. It spends a not-insignificant amount of time battling itself.

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Mountain Goat Oreamnos americanus

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hikerkaty

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August 16, 2019 10:12 AM PDT

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Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis

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birdwhisperer

Date

December 9, 2019 10:11 AM MST

Description

Note to identifiers: Don't be too quick to call this a Red-tailed. There is definitely something odd with this individual and I'm currently getting feedback from raptor experts.

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Mountain Goat Oreamnos americanus

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moosefish

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November 29, 2019 09:23 PM PST

Description

The goat was sitting in the snow and sun. When he became aware of us watching him, he got up and crossed the gully, but was not in a hurry.

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Emperor Goose Anser canagicus

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kenchamberlain

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November 17, 2019 04:12 PM PST

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Santa Cruz Island Fox Urocyon littoralis ssp. santacruzae

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chilipossum

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September 24, 2009 01:35 PM PDT

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California Condor Gymnogyps californianus

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beccap_ry

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November 9, 2019 12:23 PM PST

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Blue 328
Male, hatched April 2004

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North American River Otter Lontra canadensis

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amycatim

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November 28, 2019 11:38 AM UTC

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Gray Ground Squirrel Urocitellus canus

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shearwater13

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March 21, 2018 12:21 AM PDT

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Also known as the Merriam's ground squirrel (Urocitellus canus). This species was split from Townsend's.

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Southern Sea Otter Enhydra lutris ssp. nereis

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jmaughn

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November 22, 2019 11:52 AM PST

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Domestic Cat Felis catus

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tony398

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November 21, 2019 03:32 PM UTC

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Help with this please spotted on one of the trails quite high up we took several pics and was at least 100 plus yards away don't know if it's a black puma as it was quite visible from a distance away much thanks

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Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus

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bwise

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November 15, 2019 09:43 AM UTC

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Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus

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jnelson

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November 18, 2019 12:53 PM PST

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Sierra Nevada Red Fox Vulpes vulpes ssp. necator

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jnelson

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December 18, 2018 07:21 PM PST

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Oregon, US (Google, OSM)

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Domestic Cat Felis catus

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ernesthwilliams

Date

January 22, 2013

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NUMBER: 20130121
SPECIES: Panther, Puma concolor (Linnaeus, 1758)
SUBSPECIES: North American Panther, Puma concolor couguar Kerr, 1792 [formerly Florida Panther, Puma concolor coryi Bangs, 1899]. Only 1 subspecies is recognized in North America; however, it has been extirpated in eastern North America, except Florida.
DISTINCTIONS: Long, thick tail, large head, deep (not fat body), very muscular legs.
SIZE, DEVELOPMENT: body ~1.0-1.2 m (3.5-4 ft) long (estimated), immature
DATE, TIME, DURATION: 21 January 2013, early morning, 2-3 minutes
LOCALITY: near John Prince Park, Lake Osborne in Lake Worth, Florida (USA)
LATITUDE, LONGITUDE: 35°35’30.12” N, 80°4’40.44” W (26.5917, -80.0779)
HABITAT: in open field near woods
REPORTED TO: Florida Panther Project, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. They said the specimen was a Domestic Cat, Felis catus Linnaeus, 1758, and did not investigate. Obviously, it was not a Domestic Cat. The tail is too thick and held in the wrong position. The head is too large and the wrong shape. This animal was known, as a mystery, to local residents. They did not believe it was a feral Domestic Cat.
DATA REPORT: iNaturalist #35790675 [also see iNaturalist #35778168 & ???]
BEHAVIOR: laying in open field. Stood up, stretched, and walked slowly into some woods.
PHOTOGRAPHER: Michael Skinner ~23 m (~75 ft) away
BLACK BOBCAT: Coleman (2007) documented 14 black (melanistic) Bobcats in south- and south-central Florida (1939-2007). He stated no Florida records of documented black Panthers exist. Apparently, no confirmed record of any North American black Panther exists. REW thought the cat was a Panther. The Figure shows a large, black cat with a thick, long tail. This was not a Bobcat.
IMPORTANCE: Possible first record of a North American black Panther
BLACK LEOPARD: Coincidentally, LBW and EHW observed and photographed a rare black Sri Lankan Leopard, Panthera pardus kotiya Deraniyagala, 1956, 14 July 2010, in Horton Plains National Park, Nuwara Eliya, Siri Lanka [see iNaturalist #???].
OBSERVERS: Dr. Ernest H. Williams, Jr.[1,2,4,5] Dr. Raymond E. Waldner [7] and Dr. Lucy Bunkley-Williams[1,3,4,6]
AFILIATIONS, ADDRESSES: [1]Extraordinary Professors, Potchefstroom Campus, North-West University, South Africa; Adjunct Professors, Research Field Station, Florida Gulf Coast University, 5164 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs, FL 34134; [2]Dept. Marine Sciences, University of Puerto Rico (retired); [3]Dept. Biology, UPR (retired); [4]920 St. Andrews Blvd, Naples, FL 34113-8943; [5]e-mail ermest.williams1@upr.edu; cell 239-227-3645, ORCID 0000-0003-0913-3013; [6]Cell 787-467-2179, e-mail lucy.williams1@upr.edu, ORCID 0000-0003-1390-911x; [7] Professor of Biology and Associate Dean of Sciences, Palm Beach Atlantic University, 901 S. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach, Fl 33410.
REFERENCES:
<>Coleman, L. 2007. Melanistic Bobcat caught. Cryptomundo News, https://cryptomundo.com/cryptozoo-news/07blk-bobcat/
<>NBC. 2007. Lynx on the rise, breeding with bobcats in N.B. CBS News, posted 5 February 2007, https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/lynx-on-the-rise-breeding-with-bobcats-in-n-b-1.685497
<>Williams, E. H., Jr., R. E. Waldner, and L. Bunkley-Williams. 2019. First confirmed report of a black (melanistic) Panther in North America? Research Quality Report, iNaturalist #35790675, 17 November (open access) [443]

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Guadalupe Fur Seal Arctocephalus townsendi

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masonmaron

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July 13, 2019 12:00 PM PDT

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Pacific Marten Martes americana ssp. caurina

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jnelson

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February 2, 2019 09:47 AM PST

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Canada Jay Perisoreus canadensis

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dingofern

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August 29, 2019 12:47 PM PDT

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Southern Sea Otter Enhydra lutris ssp. nereis

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jmaughn

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August 28, 2019 11:27 AM PDT

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Eating an Innkeeper Worm

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Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus

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bpenati

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August 25, 2019 12:15 PM EDT

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Common Seal Phoca vitulina

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tom_reed

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August 21, 2019 07:01 PM EDT

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Canada Lynx Lynx canadensis

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frandsong

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May 18, 2018 12:19 PM CDT

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Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus

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forester93

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August 17, 2019 10:10 AM MDT

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Bobcat Lynx rufus

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chrisleearm

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August 17, 2019 06:53 PM PDT

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Bobcat Lynx rufus

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scottholt

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August 15, 2019 07:48 PM CDT

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Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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California Condor Gymnogyps californianus

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alliepetersen

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August 13, 2019 05:41 PM MDT