Observed in oak woodland. Identified by Lindsey Groves, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County.
Observed wandering in oak woodland, 19:50. SVL = 3.2 cm.
Observed exuvia (approximately 88 cm SVL loose) underneath a boulder overhang in rocky canyon drainage, within coastal sage scrub-chaparral mix. Snake feces observed approximately 1.0 meter away may or may not be from the same snake - or same species. C.mitchelli exuvia obsered approximately 95 meters up the drainage.
Observed approximately 1.0 meter from edge of pond, fled into reeds.
Six adult males and 2 juveniles under rocks by cattle pond.
Male observed dead on paved road at 14:44.
Observed active burrow.
Found on the underside of a rock.
3 parasitized burrows and one active burrow.
Observed exuvia at a burrow underneath a rock, within a natural drain, disturbed chaparral.
Observed exuvia at a burrow in a rock outcrop, within disturbed chaparral/non-native grassland.
Observed active and inactive web in disturbed coastal sage scrub/chaparral mix. Adult male and adult female present at active web, 17:29.
Observed caterpillar crawling on concrete at 16:30 in disturbed chaparral (possibly D. perspicua?).
Observed individual hanging partially out of a separation in culvert at 16:10 (retreated back upon approach), disturbed chaparral. Did not travel any further due to day roosting wildlife.
Observed adult male wandering on dirt trail at 19:28, adjacent to a dry creek in disturbed chaparral. Scopulae of metatarsi IV appeared less than half of the length of the metatarsi.
Observed crossing dirt road at 17:49. Approximately 38 cm SVL. In disturbed chaparral/non-native grassland.
Observed dead female wrapped up by the neck in straw waddle netting. SVL = 110 cm.
Observed empty shell in disturbed chaparral, on granite rock.
Observed on sandy trail adjacent to non-native grassland at 20:39.
Observed on sandy trail adjacent to a rodent burrow at 19:27.
Observed desiccated carcass adjacent to trail in coastal sage scrub, across from oak-woodland riparian.
Found dead on paved road at 15:16.
Observed basking in dry sandy creek at 17:13.
Observed swimming in tinaja pool at 16:03. Approximately 30.5 cm. Observed Pseudacris tapoles, veliids, and water beetles in pool. No photos taken.