4
taxa
1 mammal
1 amphibian
1 reptile
1 insect
2
life list firsts

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Ribbon Snake Thamnophis sauritus ssp. sauritus

Observer

cyric

Date

March 18, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

An Eastern Ribbon Snake in John H. Chafee Nature Preserve (Rome Point). The white spot in front of the eye is an easy way to distinguish from the more common (here) Eastern Garter Snake.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Harbor seal Phoca vitulina

Observer

cyric

Date

March 18, 2012

Description

Harbor seals hauled out on some rocks at Rome Point in John H. Chafee Nature Preserve. I counted about 18 in total.

Photos / Sounds

What

Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

Observer

cyric

Date

March 18, 2012

Description

Upon entering John H. Chafee Nature Preserve (Rome Point) I was greeted to a chorus of Wood Frogs. Egg mass in the second photo.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

cyric

Date

March 18, 2012

Description

A Backswimmer in the genus Notonecta. John H. Chafee Nature Preserve (Rome Point).