Can't get enough of crab spiders.
Check out the spines on its forelegs.
Male Sonoran Blue (Philotes sonorensis). Quite an exquisite creature, and thank you to @robberfly for taking me to find these guys!
@robberfly will be leading a walk to see these butterflies on 3/5/16, more info here: http://calnature.org/events/2016/3/5/search-for-the-sonoran-blue-butterfly
Nice spot by @robberfly.
Being eaten by a California Newt.
A migrating California Newt (Taricha torosa) eating an earthworm.
Video here: flic.kr/p/D2jtnw
Saw dozens of these tonight, making their exceptionally slow way to their breeding pools.
Never thought I'd be able to get this close to a Poorwill. Hopefully it's doing OK...