This butterfly was flying around Real Doner in Petaluma. Unfortunately I was only able to take one photograph before it flew away. It had orange rust-colored wings trimmed with black.
Stuck in pavement crack trying to shed skin.
35 cm long!!!! HUGE.
HUGE metamorphosed Dicamptodon found under a coverboard by research interns Adrienne and Mikayla !
Difficult to get upper labial shots while photographing alone.
Leech on a western pond turtle. Several holes on plastron from leech damage.
Exotic or escaped pet????
This Diamond Dove has been hanging out next to my chickens' cage in the morning. I have never seen such a small dove before.