15
taxa
12 plants
1 bird
2 insects
16
observations
15
life list firsts

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Date

May 20, 2012

Description

Very limited number in seasonally moist area. Less than 10 plants found.

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Date

May 20, 2012

Description

Common in large colonies in moist prairies, ditches etc.

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Date

May 20, 2012

Description

Feeding on Prairie Parsnip (Polytaenia nuttallii). Thinking P. polyxenes but leave it to those in the know....

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What

Spring Ladies' Tresses Spiranthes vernalis

Date

May 20, 2012

Description

Scattered population in open prairie after recent rains.

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Date

May 20, 2012

Description

Very common along roadsides and forest edges.

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Date

May 20, 2012

Description

Occasional along moist roadsides.

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What

Northern Paper Wasp Polistes fuscatus

Date

May 20, 2012

Description

What do you think?

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What

Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

Date

May 20, 2012

Description

Common.

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Date

May 20, 2012

Description

Occasional in open prairie.

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What

burdock clover Trifolium lappaceum

Date

May 20, 2012

Description

Common along roadsides.

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What

Brazilian vervain Verbena brasiliensis

Date

May 20, 2012

Description

Introduced and naturalizing. Occasional to common in moist areas.

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Date

May 20, 2012

Description

Common prairie, roadside plant.

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Date

May 20, 2012

Description

Occasional specimens on exposed, eroded ground near roadside.

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Date

May 20, 2012

Description

Terrible picture. Growing in open prairie after recent rains. Locally common.

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What

rattlesnake master Eryngium yuccifolium

Date

May 20, 2012

Description

Occasional in open, dry prairie.

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Date

May 20, 2012

Description

Common in dry prairie soils.