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What

Wild and Domestic Radishes (Raphanus raphanistrum ssp. sativus)

Observer

ellendillinger

Date

February 24, 2021 02:48 PM PST

Description

Found in rocky grassland at Mississippi Bar.

Wild and Domestic Radishes - Photo no rights reserved, uploaded by 葉子
dickwood's ID: Wild and Domestic Radishes (Raphanus raphanistrum ssp. sativus)
Added on March 30, 2024
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Added as part of a taxon swap

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Heart-leaf Milkweed (Asclepias cordifolia)

Observer

natomapaul

Date

April 6, 2022 12:28 PM PDT

Description

Series of images are of perennial
Heart-leaf Milkweed sprouts that were planted from seeds back in Dec. 2019. They have successfully re-sprouted near the "old grove" at Mississippi Bar.

Heart-leaf Milkweed - Photo (c) Joey Santore, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Joey Santore
dickwood's ID: Heart-leaf Milkweed (Asclepias cordifolia)
Added on May 6, 2022
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Hooded Merganser (Lophodytes cucullatus)

Observer

natomapaul

Date

December 17, 2021 01:34 PM PST

Description

Hooded Merganser pair at inlet pond adjacent to Lake Natoma,Mississippi Bar.

Hooded Merganser - Photo (c) Jason Stovin, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Jason Stovin
dickwood's ID: Hooded Merganser (Lophodytes cucullatus)
Added on March 10, 2022
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What

Great Copper (Tharsalea xanthoides)

Observer

silveradojim

Date

June 5, 2021 10:54 AM PDT
Great Copper - Photo (c) David Hofmann, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
dickwood's ID: Great Copper (Tharsalea xanthoides)
Added on February 18, 2022
Improving
Added as part of a taxon swap

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What

Great Copper (Tharsalea xanthoides)

Observer

silveradojim

Date

June 5, 2021 10:54 AM PDT
Great Copper - Photo (c) David Hofmann, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
dickwood's ID: Great Copper (Lycaena xanthoides [inactive])
Added on February 18, 2022
Maverick
(Inactive Taxon) Added as part of a taxon swap

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What

Arizona Mantis (Stagmomantis limbata)

Observer

ellendillinger

Date

October 18, 2021 02:16 PM PDT

Description

On canvas of horse pen surrounded by flies at horse stable, Mississippi Bar.

Arizona Mantis - Photo (c) Greg Lasley, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Greg Lasley
dickwood's ID: Arizona Mantis (Stagmomantis limbata)
Added on January 20, 2022
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What

Pit-gland Tarweed (Holocarpha virgata)

Observer

ellendillinger

Date

August 20, 2021 02:09 PM PDT
Pit-gland Tarweed - Photo (c) antonyrw, all rights reserved
dickwood's ID: Pit-gland Tarweed (Holocarpha virgata)
Added on November 15, 2021
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What

Acmon Blue (Icaricia acmon)

Observer

natomapaul

Date

August 5, 2021 12:54 PM PDT

Description

On Leafy California Buckwheat stand furthest west just behind the Shadow Glen horse stables. Acmon Blue are rarely seen on Buckwheat along this area of Mississippi Bar so far this month.

Acmon Blue - Photo (c) Tony Iwane, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Tony Iwane
dickwood's ID: Acmon Blue (Icaricia acmon)
Added on August 21, 2021
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What

Figeater Beetle (Cotinis mutabilis)

Observer

ellendillinger

Date

August 17, 2021 12:32 PM PDT

Description

Found in composted leaves, where it quickly buried itself,

Figeater Beetle - Photo (c) Logan Crees, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Logan Crees
dickwood's ID: Figeater Beetle (Cotinis mutabilis)
Added on August 17, 2021
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What

Fitch's Tarweed (Centromadia fitchii)

Observer

natomapaul

Date

July 5, 2021 11:57 AM PDT

Description

Fitch's Tarweed - Photo (c) Anne Parsons, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Anne Parsons
dickwood's ID: Fitch's Tarweed (Centromadia fitchii)
Added on August 11, 2021
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What

California Ringlet (Coenonympha california ssp. california)

Observer

natomapaul

Date

August 17, 2019 04:09 PM PDT

Description

Found nectaring on Yellow Starthistle at Geogetown,Ca. Elevation 2600 ft.

California Ringlet - Photo (c) dlbowls, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by dlbowls
dickwood's ID: California Ringlet (Coenonympha california ssp. california)
Added on July 30, 2021
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Added as part of a taxon swap

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What

Great Copper (Tharsalea xanthoides)

Observer

silveradojim

Date

June 5, 2021 10:54 AM PDT
Great Copper - Photo (c) David Hofmann, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
dickwood's ID: Great Copper (Tharsalea xanthoides [inactive])
Added on July 28, 2021
Maverick
(Inactive Taxon) Added as part of a taxon swap

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What

Great Copper (Tharsalea xanthoides)

Observer

silveradojim

Date

June 5, 2021 10:54 AM PDT
Great Copper - Photo (c) kevinhintsa, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by kevinhintsa
dickwood's ID: Great Copper (Lycaena xanthoides [inactive])
Added on June 13, 2021
Maverick
(Inactive Taxon)

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What

Heart-leaf Milkweed (Asclepias cordifolia)

Observer

natomapaul

Date

March 29, 2021 02:49 PM PDT

Description

Just beginning to emerge this perennial milkweed is one of about 30 well established plants in this area of Mississippi Bar. Located in a mixed conifer and oak woodland very near Lake Natoma. The area generally is in full sun most of the day.

Heart-leaf Milkweed - Photo (c) Joey Santore, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Joey Santore
dickwood's ID: Heart-leaf Milkweed (Asclepias cordifolia)
Added on April 4, 2021
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What

Wild and Domestic Radishes (Raphanus raphanistrum ssp. sativus)

Observer

ellendillinger

Date

February 24, 2021 02:48 PM PST

Description

Found in rocky grassland at Mississippi Bar.

Wild Radish - Photo no rights reserved, uploaded by 葉子
dickwood's ID: Radish (Raphanus sativus [inactive])
Added on February 27, 2021
Maverick
(Inactive Taxon)

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What

Dotted-stalked Suillus (Suillus granulatus)

Observer

natomapaul

Date

January 18, 2021 01:52 PM PST

Description

Found in grass with pine needles under pine tree..."It's distinguishing feature glandular dots on the stipe". Cap brownish. Pore Surface,Yellowish
Link below: The Boletes of California
http://www.mykoweb.com/boletes/species/Suillus_granulatus.html

Dotted-stalked Suillus - Photo (c) mattward, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by mattward
dickwood's ID: Dotted-stalked Suillus (Suillus granulatus)
Added on February 25, 2021
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What

Tall Psathyrella (Psathyrella longipes)

Observer

natomapaul

Date

December 12, 2018 02:06 PM PST

Description

Found growing at the edge on the Snowberry horse tail in leaf litter.

Tall Psathyrella - Photo (c) Warren Cardimona, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Warren Cardimona
dickwood's ID: Tall Psathyrella (Psathyrella longipes)
Added on January 10, 2021
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What

Western Fence Lizard (Sceloporus occidentalis)

Observer

natomapaul

Date

April 21, 2020 12:42 PM PDT

Description

Lizard seen crawling over rotting log in the drainage by the horse/pediatrician bridge along the connector trail in Mississippi Bar.

Western Fence Lizard - Photo (c) Steven Kurniawidjaja, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Steven Kurniawidjaja
dickwood's ID: Western Fence Lizard (Sceloporus occidentalis)
Added on April 29, 2020
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Observer

natomapaul

Date

January 15, 2020 05:37 PM PST

Description

Found growing out of the rotting wood of a pine log that had been cut in this area of Mississippi Bar along a hiking trail. It's cap is a dark purplish red and is moist to the touch.
koh turned the cap almost black
seen in images....Also in this area oaks are mixed in with pines growing in the riparian forest .

Gymnopilus thiersii - Photo (c) Damon Tighe, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Damon Tighe
dickwood's ID: Gymnopilus thiersii, a member of Rustgills and Gyms (Genus Gymnopilus)
Added on January 21, 2020
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What

Eufala Skipper (Lerodea eufala)

Observer

natomapaul

Date

October 4, 2019 02:27 PM PDT

Description

Skipper nectaring on Creeping Lantana (Lantana montevidensis) in a residential/suburban environment.

Eufala Skipper - Photo (c) Steven Daniel, all rights reserved, uploaded by Steven Daniel
dickwood's ID: Eufala Skipper (Lerodea eufala)
Added on October 13, 2019
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What

Huckleberry Oak (Quercus vacciniifolia)

Observer

ierik

Date

August 24, 2019 09:42 AM PDT
Huckleberry Oak - Photo (c) faerthen, all rights reserved, uploaded by faerthen
dickwood's ID: Huckleberry Oak (Quercus vacciniifolia)
Added on September 3, 2019
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What

Mournful Duskywing (Erynnis tristis)

Observer

evigna

Date

August 23, 2019 10:22 AM PDT

Description

Closest I’d that was suggested. About the size of a half dollar. This is the first time I’ve seen in my garden

Mournful Duskywing - Photo (c) Sam Kieschnick, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Sam Kieschnick
dickwood's ID: Mournful Duskywing (Erynnis tristis)
Added on August 24, 2019
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California Ringlet (Coenonympha california ssp. california)

Observer

natomapaul

Date

August 17, 2019 04:09 PM PDT

Description

Found nectaring on Yellow Starthistle at Geogetown,Ca. Elevation 2600 ft.

California Ringlet - Photo (c) David A. Hofmann, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
dickwood's ID: California Ringlet (Coenonympha tullia ssp. california [inactive])
Added on August 19, 2019
Maverick
(Inactive Taxon)

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What

Familiar Bluet (Enallagma civile)

Observer

natomapaul

Date

August 11, 2019 01:07 PM PDT

Description

Found on California Buckwheat
behind and near the horse stables at Mississippi Bar.

Familiar Bluet - Photo (c) ronthill, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
dickwood's ID: Familiar Bluet (Enallagma civile)
Added on August 19, 2019
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What

Long-stemmed Buckwheat (Eriogonum elongatum)

Observer

natomapaul

Date

August 8, 2019 08:57 AM PDT

Description

A perennial that is seen as fairly dense growth with multiple individual plants in a moderately sized area at Mississippi Bar.
https://calscape.org/Eriogonum-elongatum-(Longstem-Buckwheat)?srchcr=sc58898c984cecd
http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/eflora/eflora_display.php?tid=76426

Another possibility is this could be Wand Buckwheat (Eriogonum roseum)..Does have a documented history as being found growing at Willow Creek at Lake Natoma back in 1990.
https://calscape.org/Eriogonum-roseum-(Wand-Buckwheat)?srchcr=sc5d54b3cc4f38d

http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/eflora/eflora_display.php?tid=24922

Long-stemmed Buckwheat - Photo (c) Andrea Kreuzhage, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Andrea Kreuzhage
dickwood's ID: Long-stemmed Buckwheat (Eriogonum elongatum)
Added on August 17, 2019
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What

Acmon Blue (Icaricia acmon)

Observer

natomapaul

Date

July 17, 2019 11:29 AM PDT

Description

Below the Lake Natoma bluffs on the edge of the American River Bike Trail,a thick growth of Spanish Clover (Acmispon americanus) is growing that now is supporting Acmon Blues,it's host plant.

Acmon Blue - Photo (c) Tony Iwane, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Tony Iwane
dickwood's ID: Acmon Blue (Icaricia acmon)
Added on August 4, 2019
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Acmon Blue (Icaricia acmon)

Observer

natomapaul

Date

July 17, 2019 10:28 AM PDT

Description

This Acmon Blue is seen in an area of Mississippi Bar where Spanish Clover (Acmispon americanus) is everywhere and is in full bloom as a food source while being the host plant for Acmon Blues.

Acmon Blue - Photo (c) Tony Iwane, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Tony Iwane
dickwood's ID: Acmon Blue (Icaricia acmon)
Added on August 4, 2019
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Acmon Blue (Icaricia acmon)

Observer

natomapaul

Date

July 17, 2019 10:43 AM PDT

Description

Acmon Blue female seen nectaring on it's host plant Spanish Clover (Acmispon americanus) growing throughout this area along the "Parallel"trail at Mississippi Bar.

Acmon Blue - Photo (c) Tony Iwane, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Tony Iwane
dickwood's ID: Acmon Blue (Icaricia acmon)
Added on August 4, 2019
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Acmon Blue (Icaricia acmon)

Observer

natomapaul

Date

July 17, 2019 11:00 AM PDT

Description

Acmon Blue Male found puddling on the shoreline of Lake Natoma at "Cattail" Beach,Mississippi Bar..Not to be confused with Lupine Blue that's not found at this low elevation.

Acmon Blue - Photo (c) Tony Iwane, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Tony Iwane
dickwood's ID: Acmon Blue (Icaricia acmon)
Added on August 4, 2019
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California Goldenrod (Solidago velutina ssp. californica)

Observer

natomapaul

Date

July 17, 2019 12:06 PM PDT

Description

Found at the waters edge in cobble stones at Lake Natoma on the American River Bike trail just below the bluffs running along the bike trail.Only in this area was it seen.
https://calscape.org/Solidago-velutina-ssp.-californica-(California-Goldenrod)?srchcr=sc5d3b573f023b7

California Goldenrod - Photo (c) randomtruth, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
dickwood's ID: California Goldenrod (Solidago velutina ssp. californica)
Added on August 4, 2019
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