29
taxa
20 plants
8 birds
1 insect
24
life list firsts

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What

Hummingbirds Family Trochilidae

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

Description

The wind gusts were up to atleast 40-50 mph when I took these photos of this bird. Very impressive manuverability!

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Queen Danaus gilippus

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

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Pedicellate Phacelia Phacelia pedicellata

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

Description

Specter phacelia

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desert lavender Hyptis emoryi

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

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Flatbud Prickly Poppy Argemone munita

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

Description

Chicolate

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Beavertail Cactus Opuntia basilaris

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

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creosote bush Larrea tridentata

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

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Desert Agave Agave deserti

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

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Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

Description

I had hoped this picture would have come out better than it did, this rufous or allen's hummingbird buzzed our lunch spot, perched on a small rock, and then flew away.

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Cottontop cactus Echinocactus polycephalus var. polycephalus

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

Description

clustered barrel cactus

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Smoke Tree Psorothamnus spinosus

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

Description

Smoke tree possibly?

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White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

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Pygmy Cedar Peucephyllum schottii

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

Description

pygmy cedar

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Desert Holly Atriplex hymenelytra

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

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Lupines Genus Lupinus

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

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White-stemmed Milkweed Asclepias albicans

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

Description

Have no idea what this plant is, saw a couple of them on our hike up this mountain, no leaves present, large bean pods, flowers present, almost 5 feet tall.

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Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

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Loggerhead Shrike Lanius ludovicianus

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

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heartleaf suncup Chylismia cardiophylla

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

Description

Heart-leaf evening primrose.

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teddy-bear cholla Cylindropuntia bigelovii

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

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Willows Genus Salix

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

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Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

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House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

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Phainopepla Phainopepla nitens

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

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California Juniper Juniperus californica

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

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Fremont Cottonwood Populus fremontii ssp. fremontii

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

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Scarlet Bugler Penstemon centranthifolius

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

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Desert Willow Chilopsis linearis

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

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Engelmann's Hedgehog Cactus Echinocereus engelmannii

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

Description

Two for the price of one on this shot! Looks like a small cluster of Mammillaria dioica nestled in there.

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California Quail Callipepla californica

Observer

ryanubrown

Date

April 14, 2012

Description

This guy was very unimpressed with us camping near his foraging grounds.

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