Photos / Sounds

Observer

kueda

Date

May 26, 2013 12:39 PM PDT

Description

Crap pics, but they show both some of the nice coloration in this species as well as the gular fold extended in the presence of a female.

Yellow-backed Spiny Lizard - Photo (c) Kerry Matz, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
james3's ID: Yellow-backed Spiny Lizard (Sceloporus uniformis)
Added on June 18, 2014. 2 people agree, 1 disagrees

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Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

February 9, 2006 03:33 PM PST

Place

near Hayward , CA (Google, OSM)

Description

In leaf litter that was partly removed for photo .

Cantharellus californicus - Photo (c) Nathan Wilson, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
james3's ID: Cantharellus californicus, a member of Basidiomycetes (Phylum Basidiomycota)
Added on June 14, 2014. 2 people agree, 0 disagree

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California Red-legged Frog Rana draytonii

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

June 29, 2012 03:31 PM PDT

Place

Sunol - Ohlone Regional Wilderness , CA (Google, OSM)
California Red-legged Frog - Photo (c) Greg Schechter, some rights reserved (CC BY)
james3's ID: California Red-legged Frog (Rana draytonii)
Added on June 14, 2014. 2 people agree, 0 disagree

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Forest Sharp-tailed Snake Contia longicaudae

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

June 4, 2012 02:03 PM PDT

Description

Hiding by day under debris in meadow .

Forest Sharp-tailed Snake - Photo (c) J. Maughn, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
james3's ID: Forest Sharp-tailed Snake (Contia longicaudae)
Added on June 14, 2014. 2 people agree, 1 disagrees

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California Legless Lizard Anniella pulchra

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

April 19, 2014 11:39 AM PDT

Place

Antioch Dunes National Wildlife Refuge , CA (Google, OSM)

Description

Found under concrete slab . Soil moist and some humidity at the time .

California Legless Lizard - Photo (c) Bill Bouton, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
james3's ID: California Legless Lizard (Anniella pulchra)
Added on June 14, 2014. 2 people agree, 0 disagree

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Side-blotched Lizard Uta stansburiana

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

May 10, 2014 03:46 PM PDT

Place

Antioch Dunes National Wildlife Refuge , CA (Google, OSM)

Description

Captured for scientific study of DNA .

Common Side-blotched Lizard - Photo (c) J. N. Stuart, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
james3's ID: Common Side-blotched Lizard (Uta stansburiana)
Added on June 14, 2014. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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Long-nosed Snake Rhinocheilus lecontei

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

September 20, 2009 10:11 PM PDT

Place

near Livermore , CA (Google, OSM)

Description

This individual was crossing a road soon as darkness fell .

Long-nosed Snake - Photo (c) tom spinker, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
james3's ID: Long-nosed Snake (Rhinocheilus lecontei)
Added on June 14, 2014. 2 people agree, 0 disagree

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Thamnophis atratus ssp. zaxanthus Thamnophis atratus ssp. zaxanthus

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

May 15, 2014 09:31 AM PDT

Place

North Peak Trail , Mount Diablo , CA (Google, OSM)

Description

Found in burn zone a long distance from water .

Diablo Range Garter Snake - Photo (c) Greg Schechter, some rights reserved (CC BY)
james3's ID: Diablo Range Garter Snake (Thamnophis atratus ssp. zaxanthus)
Added on June 14, 2014. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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Northern Rubber Boa Charina bottae

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

January 26, 2013 03:11 PM PST

Place

San Mateo County , CA (Google, OSM)

Description

This individual was found under wood in the winter , air temperature was around 48 degrees F.

Northern Rubber Boa - Photo (c) Todd Pierson, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
james3's ID: Northern Rubber Boa (Charina bottae)
Added on June 14, 2014. 2 people agree, 0 disagree

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Northern Alligator Lizard Elgaria coerulea

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

May 10, 2012 03:34 PM PDT

Place

Redwood Regional Park , CA (Google, OSM)

Description

Note defensive posture . It was standing on stiffened raised front legs and was hissing at me . This was at East Ridge Trail .

Northern Alligator Lizard - Photo (c) Stewart and Vickie Carrington, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
james3's ID: Northern Alligator Lizard (Elgaria coerulea)
Added on June 14, 2014. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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Foothill Yellow-legged Frog Rana boylii

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

October 4, 2008 02:40 PM PDT

Place

Alameda Creek in Alameda County , CA (Google, OSM)

Description

This individual is perhaps a female and it was gigantic , about the size of a baseball ! It appeared near the creek just after a very hard rain fell during dry season .

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California Nightsnake Hypsiglena ochrorhyncha ssp. nuchalata

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

May 31, 2010 11:57 AM PDT

Place

West of Patterson , CA in Stanislaus County . (Google, OSM)

Description

In the road at night . It was 63 degrees F. approximately at the time of observation .

California Nightsnake - Photo (c) randomtruth, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
james3's ID: California Nightsnake (Hypsiglena ochrorhyncha ssp. nuchalata)
Added on June 14, 2014. 3 people agree, 2 disagree

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Long-nosed Snake Rhinocheilus lecontei

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

September 11, 2010 11:47 PM PDT

Place

East of Patterson , CA (Google, OSM)

Description

In the road on a warm night .

Long-nosed Snake - Photo (c) tom spinker, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
james3's ID: Long-nosed Snake (Rhinocheilus lecontei)
Added on June 14, 2014. 2 people agree, 0 disagree

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Western Pond Turtle Actinemys marmorata

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

June 8, 2012 04:47 PM PDT

Place

Shell Ridge Open Space in Walnut Creek , CA (Google, OSM)
Western Pond Turtle - Photo (c) Alan Wolf, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
james3's ID: Western Pond Turtle (Actinemys marmorata)
Added on June 14, 2014. 2 people agree, 0 disagree

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California Red-sided Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. infernalis

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

October 15, 2012 12:53 PM PDT

Place

By Alameda Creek in Alameda County , CA (Google, OSM)

Description

There has been discussion among herpetologists as to whether this is T.sirtalis or T.elegans but I also have photos of the chin shields that show longer rear than front chin shields and note 7 upper labials .

California Red-sided Garter Snake - Photo (c) David Hofmann, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
james3's ID: California Red-sided Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. infernalis)
Added on June 14, 2014. 2 people agree, 1 disagrees

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Long-nosed Leopard Lizard Gambelia wislizenii

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

May 25, 2008 01:22 PM PDT

Place

near Kelso , CA (Google, OSM)

Description

Female in breeding condition.

Long-nosed Leopard Lizard - Photo (c) Jeremy Yoder, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
james3's ID: Long-nosed Leopard Lizard (Gambelia wislizenii)
Added on June 14, 2014. 1 person agrees, 0 disagree

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Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

November 7, 2009 12:18 PM PST

Place

Mount Diablo State Park , CA (Google, OSM)

Description

Found under a log .

Ensatina - Photo (c) Ken-ichi Ueda, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
james3's ID: Ensatina (Ensatina eschscholtzii)
Added on June 14, 2014. 2 people agree, 0 disagree

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California fetid adderstongue Scoliopus bigelovii

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

February 21, 2009 03:10 PM PST

Place

Gazos Creek in San Mateo County , CA (Google, OSM)

Description

One of the early spring flowers . This was in wet coniferous forest .

California fetid adderstongue - Photo (c) Elisabeth Feldman, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
james3's ID: California fetid adderstongue (Scoliopus bigelovii)
Added on June 14, 2014. 3 people agree, 0 disagree

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Convict Surgeonfish Acanthurus triostegus

Observer

crusty

Date

October 24, 2012
Convict Surgeonfish - Photo (c) msr, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by msr
james3's ID: Convict Surgeonfish (Acanthurus triostegus)
Added on May 31, 2014. 2 people agree, 2 disagree
Added as part of a taxon swap

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What

Eastern Rat Snake Pantherophis alleghaniensis

Observer

johnratzlaff

Date

May 30, 2014 04:33 PM EDT
Eastern Rat Snake - Photo (c) Mike Keeling, some rights reserved (CC BY-ND)
james3's ID: Eastern Rat Snake (Pantherophis alleghaniensis)
Added on May 30, 2014. 2 people agree, 0 disagree

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