Photos / Sounds

What

Coastal Prickly Pear Opuntia littoralis

Observer

finatic

Date

September 1, 2010 02:24 PM PDT

Description

Orange County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Haller's Round Ray Urobatis halleri

Observer

finatic

Date

September 1, 2010 01:42 PM PDT

Description

Orange County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Side-blotched Lizard Uta stansburiana

Observer

finatic

Date

September 1, 2010 01:50 PM PDT

Description

Orange County, California, US

Young lizard already missing part of its tail.

Photos / Sounds

What

Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies Order Hymenoptera

Observer

finatic

Date

September 1, 2010 02:47 PM PDT

Description

Orange County, California, US

Thread-waisted Wasps (Family Sphecidae)?

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

By-the-wind-sailor Velella velella

Observer

afklol

Date

August 23, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

marshalldinowitz

Date

September 29, 2014 01:30 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Clapper rail Rallus crepitans

Observer

marshalldinowitz

Date

September 29, 2014 01:28 PM PDT

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What

Least Tern Sternula antillarum

Observer

rdm24

Date

June 20, 2009 03:27 PM PDT

Description

Baby terns!

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What

Bullock's Oriole Icterus bullockii

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 08:11 AM PDT

Description

Huntington Central Park

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What

Townsend's Warbler Setophaga townsendi

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 08:48 AM PDT

Description

Huntington Central Park

Photos / Sounds

What

Pin-tailed Whydah Vidua macroura

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 09:13 AM PDT

Description

Not yet an ABA-countable exotic (native to Africa).

Photos / Sounds

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What

Gulf Fritillary Agraulis vanillae

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 09:17 AM PDT

Description

Huntington Central Park

Photos / Sounds

What

Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 10:48 AM PDT

Description

Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 10:49 AM PDT

Description

Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve

Photos / Sounds

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What

Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 11:07 AM PDT

Description

Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve

Photos / Sounds

What

Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 11:25 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Reddish Egret Egretta rufescens

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 11:32 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve

Photos / Sounds

What

Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 11:31 AM PDT

Description

Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve

Photos / Sounds

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What

Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 11:36 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve

Photos / Sounds

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 12:01 PM PDT

Description

Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus

Observer

rdm24

Date

February 16, 2009 06:22 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis

Observer

rdm24

Date

January 19, 2007 01:04 PM PST

Description

Larus delawarensis

I imagine the reason for the name is obvious.

Looks awfully regal for "the rat of the sea".

Photos / Sounds

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What

fragrant pitcher sage Lepechinia fragrans

Observer

rdm24

Date

September 21, 2014 09:45 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

A wonderfully fragrant sage in my garden. With a tiny aphid.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Coastal Goldenbush Isocoma menziesii

Observer

cindycrawford900

Date

September 20, 2014 09:56 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Toyon Heteromeles arbutifolia

Observer

cindycrawford900

Date

September 20, 2014 09:45 AM PDT

Description

Planted along the Heron Point trail as part of the Coastal Commission required habitat restoration when the Heron Point Homes were built

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Great Egret Ardea alba

Observer

cindycrawford900

Date

September 20, 2014 09:46 AM PDT

Description

Flying across the Hellman lowlands of Los Cerritos Wetlands

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

cindycrawford900

Date

September 20, 2014 10:23 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Southern Tarplant Centromadia parryi ssp. australis, grows here along the Los Cerritos Wetlands/Gum Grove Park border and is found on both the park and wetlands properties

Photos / Sounds

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What

Seashore Saltgrass Distichlis spicata

Observer

cindycrawford900

Date

September 20, 2014 10:23 AM PDT

Description

Salt grass along the Gum Grove Park/Los Cerritos Wetlands border (occurs here naturally)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Wren Troglodytes aedon

Observer

cindycrawford900

Date

September 20, 2014 10:28 AM PDT

Description

darting back and forth from the Los Cerritos Wetlands Hellman lowlands property to the chain link fence separating Gum Grove Park from Los Cerritos Wetlands.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

California Buckwheat Eriogonum fasciculatum

Observer

cindycrawford900

Date

September 20, 2014 08:55 AM PDT

Description

Native to California but this plant was placed here as part of the habitat restoration (ordered by Coastal Commission as mitigation for building the Heron Pointe homes)