Arachnids

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What

Arachnids Class Arachnida

Observer

erinsmurthwaite

Date

May 28, 2015 04:39 PM CDT
Amphibians

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Amphibians Class Amphibia

Observer

erinsmurthwaite

Date

May 27, 2015 08:52 PM CDT
Insects

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What

Insects Class Insecta

Observer

erinsmurthwaite

Date

May 28, 2015 04:36 PM CDT
Fungi

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What

Fungi including Lichens Kingdom Fungi

Observer

erinsmurthwaite

Date

May 28, 2015 04:48 PM CDT

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What

Monarch Butterfly Danaus plexippus

Observer

jim-botany

Date

May 26, 2015

Description

Monarch butterfly on Echinacea angustifolia.

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Observer

jim-botany

Date

May 26, 2015

Description

Local name = Standing winecup. Common in meadows in DFW Metroplex.

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Observer

jim-botany

Date

May 26, 2015

Description

Local name = Prairie pennyroyal. Var. reverchonii has lemony scent. Common in chalky areas of Blackland Prairie.

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American persimmon Diospyros virginiana

Observer

jim-botany

Date

May 26, 2015

Description

Local name = Eastern persimmon. Common to troublesome small tree in Blackland Prairie.

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Texas Stillingia Stillingia texana

Observer

jim-botany

Date

May 26, 2015

Description

Local name = Queen's delight. Common in chalky areas of Blackland Prairie.

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Observer

jim-botany

Date

May 26, 2015

Description

Local name = Tall wild mercury. Uncommon in chalky areas of Blackland Prairie. Formerly Ditaxis mercurialina.

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What

wavyleaf thistle Cirsium undulatum

Observer

jim-botany

Date

May 26, 2015

Description

Local name = Wavy-leaf thistle. Common thistle with white-to-lavender flowers and gray-green foliage.

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What

Yellow Sweet Clover Melilotus officinalis

Observer

jim-botany

Date

May 26, 2015

Description

Local name = Yellow sweet clover. Common in unmown meadows and pastures.

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Observer

jim-botany

Date

May 22, 2015 10:11 AM CDT

Description

Next to 7-Eleven

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Nodding Thistle Carduus nutans

Observer

jim-botany

Date

May 22, 2015 10:08 AM CDT

Description

Next to 7-Eleven

Plants

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What

Plants Kingdom Plantae

Observer

klwelty

Date

May 14, 2015 06:59 PM CDT

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Rough Earthsnake Virginia striatula

Observer

ktcorson

Date

May 18, 2015 10:48 AM CDT

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Observer

prescottwhitaker

Date

May 8, 2015 06:21 PM CDT

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What

Red admiral Vanessa atalanta

Observer

nlrudr

Date

May 15, 2015

Place

Plano (Google, OSM)

Description

So many of these having a fun afternoon despite the rain.

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What

Star-slime Nostoc commune

Observer

jim-botany

Date

May 15, 2015

Description

Local names - blue-green algae, cyanobacteria. Common on chalky outcrops in Blackland soil of North Central Texas.

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Observer

jim-botany

Date

May 15, 2015

Description

Local name - Ferngrass. Status unknown. Seldom seen due to smallness. New to me in 2015.

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Observer

jim-botany

Date

May 15, 2015

Description

Local name - Skunkbush or aromatic sumac. Common small tree along forest edges.

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What

Greenthread Thelesperma filifolium

Observer

jim-botany

Date

May 15, 2015

Description

Local name - Greenthreads. Common DYC in area meadows.

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Western Horse Nettle Solanum dimidiatum

Observer

jim-botany

Date

May 15, 2015

Description

Local name - Western horse-nettle. Common plant in distrubed areas. Not eaten by livestock.

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Yellow Passionflower Passiflora lutea

Observer

jim-botany

Date

May 15, 2015

Description

Local name - Yellow passion-flower. Common twining plant in North Central TX.

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Observer

jim-botany

Date

May 15, 2015

Description

Local name - Pennsylvania pelitory. Common forest floor plant in the area.

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jim-botany

Date

May 15, 2015

Description

Local name - Prickly pear cactus. Common cactus in the area.

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Observer

jim-botany

Date

May 15, 2015

Description

Local names - Trailing rhatany, Krameria. Common trailing vine in area meadows.

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Observer

jim-botany

Date

May 15, 2015

Description

Local name - Carolina buckthorn. Common understory tree in Blackland forests

Plants

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What

Plants Kingdom Plantae

Observer

mandymb

Date

May 14, 2015 07:16 PM CDT

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What

Eastern Kingbird Tyrannus tyrannus

Observer

kimberlywalks

Date

May 14, 2015 07:16 AM CDT