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Blue Atlantic cedar Cultivar Cedrus atlantica 'glauca'

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nzwide

Date

July 4, 2015
Fungi

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Fungi including Lichens Kingdom Fungi

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lisa_bennett

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

A pinky-brown lichen with a white underside, growing on the trunk of a tree.

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Sweetbay magnolia Magnolia virginiana

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gcwarbler

Date

June 28, 2015

Description

Common tree in mixed pine-hardwood forest in/around Bayou Marcus Wetlands boardwalk.

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stephen_thorpe

Date

July 4, 2015

Description

Locality: NEW ZEALAND AK, suburb of Saint Johns, University of Auckland Tamaki Campus (East).

Habitat: Grass clippings.

Identification: Acrotrichis sericans (Heer, 1841). Female. First photo shows the diagnostic spermatheca, which is a good match for:

Sympatry: Found with Acrotrichis inconspicua, the latter much more abundant.

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Ants Family Formicidae

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lisa_bennett

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

These ants seemed to be eating sap from the kaikomako tree. The small wound in the tree and the ants were behind some lichen that was growing on the tree trunk.

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Mexican Smilisca Smilisca baudinii

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magazhu

Date

July 2, 2015

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Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

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charlie

Date

July 3, 2015 09:46 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Phlox Family Family Polemoniaceae

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charlie

Date

July 3, 2015 07:45 PM PDT

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Jeffrey pine Pinus jeffreyi

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charlie

Date

July 3, 2015 05:05 PM PDT
Plants

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Plants Kingdom Plantae

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charlie

Date

July 3, 2015 04:51 PM PDT

Description

Blanking on this genus

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Beardtongues Genus Penstemon

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charlie

Date

July 3, 2015 04:47 PM PDT

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Lupines Genus Lupinus

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charlie

Date

July 3, 2015 03:53 PM PDT

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Mexican Smilisca Smilisca baudinii

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magazhu

Date

July 2, 2015

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Crane Flies Superfamily Tipuloidea

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charlie

Date

July 3, 2015 09:47 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)
Insects

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Insects Class Insecta

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charlie

Date

July 3, 2015 09:47 PM PDT

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Description

Lacewing?

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Beetles Order Coleoptera

Observer

charlie

Date

July 3, 2015 09:46 PM PDT

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Description

Small

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June Beetles Subfamily Melolonthinae

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charlie

Date

July 3, 2015 09:45 PM PDT

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Description

Big

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Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

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charlie

Date

July 3, 2015 08:47 PM PDT

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Ladybird Beetles Family Coccinellidae

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charlie

Date

July 3, 2015 07:45 PM PDT

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Cheat Grass Bromus tectorum

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charlie

Date

July 3, 2015 07:44 PM PDT

Description

Abundant after fire.

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California black oak Quercus kelloggii

Observer

charlie

Date

July 3, 2015 07:33 PM PDT

Description

Resprouting from fire.

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Mustards Family Brassicaceae

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charlie

Date

July 3, 2015 04:49 PM PDT

Description

Tansy mustard?

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sweet pea Lathyrus odoratus

Observer

charlie

Date

July 3, 2015 04:48 PM PDT

Place

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Cheat Grass Bromus tectorum

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charlie

Date

July 3, 2015 03:50 PM PDT
Plants

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Plants Kingdom Plantae

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charlie

Date

July 3, 2015 04:13 PM PDT

Description

Antheridium?

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True Sedges Genus Carex

Observer

charlie

Date

July 3, 2015 03:49 PM PDT

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stephen_thorpe

Date

July 4, 2015

Description

Locality: NEW ZEALAND AK, suburb of Saint Johns, University of Auckland Tamaki Campus (East).

Habitat: Still abundant in older grass clippings.

Identification: Nephanes titan (Newman, 1834). Female. First photo shows spermatheca, which is a good match for:

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Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

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magazhu

Date

July 2, 2015

Description

About 6 mm long.

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quill-leaf lewisia Lewisia leeana

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sekihiker

Date

June 25, 2015 04:21 PM PDT

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giant ragweed Ambrosia trifida

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connlindajo

Date

June 11, 2015 10:52 AM CDT