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California Newt (Taricha torosa)

Observer

eybanno

Date

February 16, 2024 10:08 AM PST

Description

In amplexus with a male Pseudacris regilla.

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What

Oracle Oak (Quercus × morehus)

Observer

scottmcneir

Date

February 11, 2024 04:13 PM PST

Description

These are my favorite oak right now I think

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What

Chilean Flamingo (Phoenicopterus chilensis)

Observer

dvdrobinson

Date

December 27, 2020 10:18 AM PST

Description

photographed through spotting scope using iPhone

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Observer

damontighe

Date

December 8, 2015 12:04 PM PST

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North American River Otter (Lontra canadensis)

Observer

dschlaep

Date

November 19, 2023 11:25 AM PST

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What

Hoover's Desert Trumpet (Eriogonum clavatum)

Observer

efmer

Date

April 10, 2023 10:03 AM PDT

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California Condor (Gymnogyps californianus)

Observer

camerino

Date

January 2024

Description

landed on the rock where a young hiker was already residing on. Condor ended up perching alongside the individual for roughly 30-40 minutes

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Pied-billed Grebe (Podilymbus podiceps)

Observer

valhikes

Date

December 3, 2023 01:24 PM PST

Description

caught, maneuvered, ate frog

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Parish's Rabbitbrush (Ericameria parishii)

Observer

velodrome

Date

September 18, 2022 03:33 PM PDT

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What

Common Southeast Asian Tree Frog (Polypedates leucomystax)

Observer

fhadlikennedi

Date

May 26, 2021 08:53 PM WIB

Description

interspecific amplexus female P. leucomystax with R. reindwardtii

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Blunthead Slug Snake (Aplopeltura boa)

Observer

fhadlikennedi

Date

June 17, 2021 10:08 PM WIB

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What

Brown Whip Snake (Dryophiops rubescens)

Observer

fhadlikennedi

Date

February 9, 2022 08:19 AM WIB

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What

Collett's Tree Frog (Polypedates colletti)

Observer

fhadlikennedi

Description

swamppeat secondary forest
all data taken inside consesion forest of PT. Mohairson Pawan Khatulistiwa (PT MPK)

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Western Torrent Frog (Meristogenys jerboa)

Observer

fhadlikennedi

Date

October 2023

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What

Orange-spined Drone Fly (Eristalis nemorum)

Observer

nicolashelitas

Date

June 14, 2015 04:03 PM CEST

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What

California Newt (Taricha torosa)

Observer

ouzel

Date

December 3, 2023 07:03 PM PST

Description

Two species of amphibians in the photo. I wondered if newts prey upon salamanders?

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California Newt (Taricha torosa)

Observer

bendejesus

Date

December 6, 2023 09:29 PM PST

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What

California Newt (Taricha torosa)

Observer

ouzel

Date

December 17, 2023 10:45 PM PST

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What

Wavy-leafed Soap Plant (Chlorogalum pomeridianum)

Observer

jhigbie

Date

January 23, 2024 10:50 AM PST

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What

California Buckeye (Aesculus californica)

Observer

ouzel

Date

January 24, 2024 06:09 PM PST

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Hummingbirds (Family Trochilidae)

Observer

sepanta1993

Date

June 1, 2023 03:10 PM PDT

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What

Mojave Desertstar (Monoptilon bellioides)

Observer

desertsolitude

Date

January 2024

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What

Furnace Creek Riffle Beetle (Microcylloepus formicoideus)

Observer

nmoorhatch

Date

January 13, 2024 02:49 PM PST

Description

Tiny (1-2 mm)....not easy to photograph!! Foraging underwater on film on rocks...

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What

Nevares Spring Naucorid Bug (Ambrysus funebris)

Observer

nmoorhatch

Date

January 13, 2024 03:32 PM PST

Description

With an amphipod (?) buddy in foreground (not in focus).

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What

Kit Fox (Vulpes macrotis)

Observer

desertsolitude

Date

January 2024

Description

I saw it while hiking! It was resting in the shade of small boulders and when it heard me approaching, it jumped up to look at me.

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What

Wild Buckwheats (Genus Eriogonum)

Observer

poa

Date

January 12, 2024 09:56 AM PST

Description

Casual sampling, but the mean stem height (base to first inflorescence branch) of the population in this observation is ~24 cm.

Other observations from this population on the upper slopes of Palmdale hills:

https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/195636546
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/195418810
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/196476351
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/195418810

USGS map including Palmdale Hills, thanks to @plantsoflacounty: https://ngmdb.usgs.gov/Prodesc/proddesc_98617.htm

observations from Mt. Emma Rd.:
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/195991410
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/195990923

Leaf margins were wavier than plane in both the Palmdale Hills and Mt. Emma Rd.. populations. Glands not found on either population. Stem hairs present in both. Taller and more erect plants were more common at Mt. Emma Rd.

Calflora observations of E. clavatum from Carr Canyon, south of Mt. Emma Rd.:
https://www.cch2.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1228971

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What

Dragon's Football (Amorphophallus dracontioides)

Observer

bahleman

Date

January 30, 2021 06:17 PM CET

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What

Engelmann Oak (Quercus engelmannii)

Observer

snakeinmypocket

Date

October 9, 2020 12:01 PM PDT

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What

Valley Oak (Quercus lobata)

Observer

seadana

Date

January 1, 2024 12:11 AM PST

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What

Iceland Gull (Larus glaucoides)

Observer

jaredmanninen

Date

January 5, 2024 02:49 PM PST

Description

As always, correct me if I'm wrong. However, that looks like a pink gape, pink legs, and light patterning. Last photo shows it standing in front of a Herring Gull.

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What

Hoover's Desert Trumpet (Eriogonum clavatum)

Observer

poa

Date

January 6, 2024 04:14 PM PST

Description

Within the +/- of this record: https://www.cch2.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1228971
Well over 6 dm. Bright green, round/reniform but generally wavy-margined leaves

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What

Hoover's Desert Trumpet (Eriogonum clavatum)

Observer

poa

Date

January 6, 2024 02:33 PM PST

Description

Within the +/- of this record: https://www.cch2.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1228971
Over 6 dm. Bright green, round/reniform but generally wavy-margined leaves

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What

Bonnet Mold (Spinellus fusiger)

Observer

cpqbivins

Date

December 12, 2023 10:01 AM PST

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What

Hoover's Desert Trumpet (Eriogonum clavatum)

Observer

poa

Date

January 4, 2024 02:46 PM PST

Description

At least 500 plants; upper portions of at least 3 slopes of Palmdale Hills

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What

Northern Elephant Seal (Mirounga angustirostris)

Observer

patpatasaur

Date

December 26, 2023 09:38 AM PST

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What

American Mistletoe (Phoradendron leucarpum)

Observer

douggoldman

Date

January 18, 2015 12:08 AM EST

Description

A fallen branch around 60 cm long, stems woody.

Seed photos taken two weeks later, stem cross-section photo taken four years later.

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Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus)

Observer

tmills

Date

October 25, 2023 02:46 PM PDT

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What

Tehachapi Bushmallow (Malacothamnus orbiculatus)

Observer

connectacopia

Date

December 31, 2023 12:05 PM PST

Description

@keirmorse, I was surprised to come across this—the only one I saw—right on the PCT, and blooming on Dec 31st?!

I thought of you. I’m guessing this is M. davidsonii…

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What

White Rabbitbrush (Ericameria nauseosa var. hololeuca)

Observer

poa

Date

December 30, 2023 03:48 PM PST

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What

Streambank Springbeauty (Claytonia parviflora)

Observer

stephtran

Date

June 22, 2023 03:28 PM PDT

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What

Chaparral Pea (Pickeringia montana)

Observer

poa

Date

December 26, 2023 04:08 PM PST

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What

Desert Mariposa Lily (Calochortus kennedyi)

Observer

jeremypnw

Date

June 16, 2023 04:47 PM PDT

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What

Red Rock Tarplant (Deinandra arida)

Observer

spyingnaturalist

Date

December 2023

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What

Parry's Beardtongue (Penstemon parryi)

Observer

mohavewildwoman

Date

April 3, 2020 02:19 PM PDT

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What

Parry's Beardtongue (Penstemon parryi)

Observer

rlwoodard

Date

December 11, 2023 08:27 AM PST

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What

Desert Sunflower (Geraea canescens)

Observer

meljean

Date

December 22, 2023 09:40 AM PST

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What

Sierra Mint (Pycnanthemum californicum)

Observer

poa

Date

August 21, 2018 12:26 PM PDT

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What

Oaks (Genus Quercus)

Observer

grmorrison

Date

December 8, 2023 09:41 AM PST

Description

Scrub oak, on an overgrown fire trail just upslope from Cobal Canyon Motorway, Marshall Canyon, San Gabriel Mountains foothills. Coin used for scale is a US quarter dollar (¢25 piece), 24.26 mm, 0.955 inch in diameter.

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What

Utah Serviceberry (Amelanchier utahensis)

Observer

jonathan27

Date

July 15, 2023 06:40 PM PDT

Description

??

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What

Incense-Cedar (Calocedrus decurrens)

Observer

connectacopia

Date

September 18, 2022 09:46 AM PDT

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What

Sparse-flowered Bog Orchid (Platanthera sparsiflora)

Observer

keirmorse

Date

July 23, 2017 11:39 AM PDT

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What

California Tree Frog (Pseudacris cadaverina)

Observer

cpmaceface

Date

October 8, 2023 09:56 AM PDT

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What

Rhinoceros Beetles (Subfamily Dynastinae)

Observer

jjuannol

Date

December 10, 2023 09:16 AM CST

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What

Paintbrush Owl's-Clover (Castilleja ambigua var. ambigua)

Observer

poa

Date

July 11, 2018 03:28 AM PDT

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What

Peirson's Paintbrush (Castilleja peirsonii)

Observer

poa

Date

August 5, 2018 02:40 PM PDT

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What

White-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta carolinensis)

Observer

tcooley

Date

October 27, 2023 03:13 PM EDT

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What

White-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta carolinensis)

Observer

jtmartin54

Date

October 20, 2022 05:39 PM EDT

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What

Mountain Horned Lizard (Phrynosoma orbiculare)

Date

December 15, 2023 07:27 PM CST

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What

Galápagos Blue-footed Booby (Sula nebouxii ssp. excisa)

Observer

rijans

Date

July 24, 2023 11:17 AM -06

Description

North Seymour

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What

Black-browed Albatross (Thalassarche melanophris)

Observer

roymackenzie

Date

April 2018

Place

Missing Location

Description

Juveniles de albatros de ceja negra. A diferencia de los albatros de cabeza gris, estos hacen sus nidos todos juntos en barriales abiertos entremedio del tussok. En isla Gonzalo.

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What

Atlantic Yellow-nosed Albatross (Thalassarche chlororhynchos)

Observer

snowmanstudios

Date

March 31, 2009 10:28 AM UTC

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What

Ringtail (Bassariscus astutus)

Observer

patgodo18

Date

November 28, 2017 07:59 PM CST

Description

Dos pequeños visitantes nocturnos, que frecuentemente nos visitan para dejarnos los productos finales de sus procesos digestivos.

Two small nocturnal visitors who frequently come to poop on the roof.

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What

Ringtail (Bassariscus astutus)

Observer

albertoglezba

Date

December 24, 2022 11:57 AM CST

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Observer

poa

Date

December 5, 2023 03:02 PM PST

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What

California Turret Spider (Atypoides riversi)

Observer

evn

Date

December 9, 2023 12:37 PM PST

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What

Eastern Brown Snake (Pseudonaja textilis)

Observer

mortmort

Date

September 27, 2023 09:30 AM AEST

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What

American Oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus)

Observer

corazondepequen

Date

October 2, 2023 05:49 PM -03

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What

California Newt (Taricha torosa)

Observer

tiwane

Date

November 17, 2023 06:49 PM PST

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What

Ensatina (Ensatina eschscholtzii)

Observer

a_hershey

Date

November 21, 2023 04:28 PM PST

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What

Black-crowned Night Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax)

Observer

moder-jord

Date

October 16, 2023 05:05 PM PDT

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What

Enteromorpha-eating Sapsucker (Aplysiopsis enteromorphae)

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

October 25, 2023 03:13 PM PDT

Description

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What

Oak Titmouse (Baeolophus inornatus)

Observer

rainylynx

Date

November 2023

Description

It grabbed the peanut and flew off with it

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What

Big-eared Opossum (Didelphis aurita)

Observer

juliaseixas

Date

October 12, 2023 09:09 AM -03

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What

White-eared Opossum (Didelphis albiventris)

Observer

jeanmartins

Date

November 24, 2023 08:47 PM -03

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What

Big-eared Opossum (Didelphis aurita)

Observer

gabriela_bl

Date

November 26, 2023 06:58 PM -03

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What

South-eastern Woolly Mouse Opossum (Marmosa paraguayana)

Observer

irineu_cunha

Date

October 18, 2022 09:25 PM -03

Photos / Sounds

What

White-eared Opossum (Didelphis albiventris)

Observer

rodrigoconte

Date

May 31, 2018 04:10 PM -03

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What

Big-eared Opossum (Didelphis aurita)

Observer

leonardomercon

Date

December 2020

Description

Registro feito durante um dos resgates do Projeto Marsupiais em área urbana. Um dos filhotes dessa mamãe gambá tinha se separado dela e o projeto conseguiu devolvê-lo. O condomínio do resgate era perto de uma área verde, e conduzimos a família de volta para a mata.

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What

White-eared Opossum (Didelphis albiventris)

Observer

jonifromulm

Date

March 21, 2023 09:55 PM -03

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Observer

gabrielclicks

Date

November 17, 2023 08:21 PM -03

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What

Derby's Woolly Opossum (Caluromys derbianus)

Observer

varg17

Date

November 20, 2023 08:45 PM CST

Description

Vocalización incluida.

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What

Isopod Iridescent Virus (Invertebrate iridescent virus 31)

Observer

chilipossum

Date

November 3, 2023 05:23 PM PDT

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What

Burrowing Owl (Athene cunicularia)

Observer

excham

Date

November 27, 2023 11:45 AM PST

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Observer

velodrome

Date

November 28, 2020 11:54 AM PST

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What

Catchflies (Genus Silene)

Observer

andrewkunik

Date

November 20, 2023 06:58 PM PST

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What

Leafcutter, Mortar, and Resin Bees (Genus Megachile)

Date

November 21, 2023 10:17 AM PST

Tags

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What

Common Yellowthroat (Geothlypis trichas)

Observer

rachelorfila

Date

November 21, 2023 07:26 AM PST

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What

Greater Roadrunner (Geococcyx californianus)

Observer

cserpentina

Date

August 2023

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What

White Bear Poppy (Arctomecon merriamii)

Observer

hahahaha

Date

November 2017

Description

Many dead due to drought, as in photo 2

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What

Mojave Pricklypear (Opuntia polyacantha var. erinacea)

Observer

desertsolitude

Date

June 2023

Description

Some type of mutation?

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What

Poodle-dog Bush (Turricula parryi)

Observer

jonathan27

Date

February 2, 2023 11:19 AM PST

Description

Turricula parryi Survey Feb 2 2023 Devil's Punchbowl Natural Area

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What

Olive Beard Moss (Geheebia tophacea)

Observer

jordanii

Date

September 19, 2023 04:15 PM PDT

Description

syn. Didymodon tophaceus. Growing on granitic & conglomerate boulder about a seep.

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What

Blunt-leaf Tufa-Moss (Gymnostomum calcareum)

Observer

jordanii

Date

September 19, 2023 11:27 AM PDT

Description

Gemmae absent, no sporophytes on this specimen

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What

Death Valley Monkeyflower (Diplacus rupicola)

Observer

leptonia

Date

April 2023

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What

Robust Hoffmann's Buckwheat (Eriogonum hoffmannii var. robustius)

Observer

g_heaton

Date

October 2023

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What

Opalescent Nudibranch (Hermissenda opalescens)

Observer

alanarama3

Date

August 19, 2023 04:10 AM PDT

Description

Last of the summer beauties.

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What

California Red-sided Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. infernalis)

Observer

coolpapa1

Date

October 2023

Place

Private

Description

RIP red legged frog. I walked up on this feeding. Took some shots and moved on.

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What

California Scrub Oak (Quercus berberidifolia)

Date

November 3, 2023 03:14 PM PDT
Birds

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What

Manu (Birds) (Class Aves)

Observer

mp726

Date

July 18, 2023

Description

Recently hatched birds waiting, crying for food

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What

Western Tree Cricket (Oecanthus californicus)

Observer

ouzel

Date

November 2, 2023 07:41 PM PDT