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What

Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias

Observer

cspnl

Date

August 21, 2015 08:33 AM PDT

Description

Wearing Federal band number 1937-70307, I have pictures but they aren't perfectly clear on the numbers. He stayed near the pond for a long time, then later I saw him preening in a tree, bald cypress?

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What

Western Fence Lizard Sceloporus occidentalis

Observer

cadentaylor15

Date

August 26, 2015 12:46 PM PDT

Description

Adult Sceloporus occidentalis found at Silver Spur elementary school.

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What

Western Fence Lizard Sceloporus occidentalis

Observer

cadentaylor15

Date

August 26, 2015 12:25 PM PDT

Description

Baby Western Fence Lizard found at Silver Spur elementary school.

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What

Southern Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata

Observer

cspnl

Date

August 25, 2015 01:21 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

This one has intact tail, was in the garden near parsley and nasturtiums.

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What

Southern Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata

Observer

cspnl

Date

August 25, 2015 12:46 PM PDT

Description

This one was inside, possibly the same one as found inside recently. After the picture I put him out in the oregano. The very tip of his tail was lost.

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What

Giant Kelp Macrocystis pyrifera

Observer

bertdaman

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

Giant kelp washed on to the rocks. Plentiful

Giant kelp at the dive site. Consistent healthy looking (no decay), at water temp of 67.
Plenty of fresh new growth, thick around reefs, blocking sunlight.

Also saw single blade kelp growth, fedora all in good conditions.

Will return for research site and take pictures

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What

Southern Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata

Observer

cspnl

Date

August 21, 2015 01:14 PM PDT

Description

Adult Spotted head lizard exploring melaleuca quinquinerva bark stored in pot. first I saw just the end of the tail, then his face.

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What

Southern Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata

Observer

cspnl

Date

August 23, 2015 07:26 PM PDT

Description

This tiny lizard was hunting in the bark mulch and ate a tiny spider. I disturbed the mulch and there were little wood lice and some tiny things that resembled miniature termites. He is about 40 to 50 ft from where adults were found earlier this year mating.

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What

San Diego Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata ssp. webbii

Observer

maggievilla

Date

August 19, 2015

Description

Friend sees them commonly at this location (posting this on behalf of someone)

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What

Leaf-footed Bugs Family Coreidae

Observer

cspnl

Date

August 19, 2015 03:30 PM PDT

Description

On same flax flower buds as observation when they were smaller.

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What

Cactus Wren Campylorhynchus brunneicapillus

Observer

rkharwood

Date

August 19, 2015

Description

Observed perched on cactus and foraging on the ground in the Palos Verdes Land Conservancy Reserve.

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What

Sheep Genus Ovis

Observer

andrew_louros

Date

August 18, 2015 11:59 AM PDT

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What

Sandy Stilt-puffball Battarrea phalloides

Observer

johnnymoro

Date

April 24, 2015 01:27 PM PDT

Description

The cap was powdery

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What

California common scorpion Paruroctonus silvestrii

Observer

andrew_louros

Date

August 15, 2015 11:27 AM PDT

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What

California common scorpion Paruroctonus silvestrii

Observer

andrew_louros

Date

August 15, 2015 11:22 AM PDT

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What

San Bernardino Ringneck Snake Diadophis punctatus ssp. modestus

Observer

andrew_louros

Date

August 15, 2015 10:07 AM PDT

Description

Found DOR, probably hit this mourning. Ventral pattern transitioned to red 1/3 way down the body. Very dull, but complete ring.

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What

California Seahare Aplysia californica

Observer

natureinla

Date

August 13, 2015

Description

"A big speckled Sea Hare. As seen in every ocean aquatic touch tank around the country. Some think it as a sea slug. Amazing creature. Found on the beach under The Donalds Golf Club for the Sickly Rich."

- Doyle Harrison @niceislife

Observation and photo by Doyle Harrison, sent via Instagram, #bioblitzla

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What

California Seahare Aplysia californica

Observer

nice_is_life

Date

August 13, 2015 04:29 PM PDT

Description

Found this Brown Speckled Sea Hare in a tide pool. In an area that is inshore from a giant kelp forest.

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What

Western Fence Lizard Sceloporus occidentalis

Observer

cadentaylor15

Date

August 13, 2015

Description

These Western Fence Lizards were found all over the Roadrunner Trail.

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What

Western Fence Lizard Sceloporus occidentalis

Observer

cadentaylor15

Date

August 13, 2015

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What

Crambid Snout Moths Family Crambidae

Observer

cspnl

Date

August 10, 2015 05:47 PM PDT

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What

Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Locusts Order Orthoptera

Observer

cspnl

Date

August 10, 2015 05:45 PM PDT

Description

Small green grasshopper on garden sage that has small holes in leaves. About 12 feet away, there were a lot of tiny guys like this, less than a month ago, on grass.

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What

Lesser Bean Looper Autoplusia egenoides

Observer

cspnl

Date

August 10, 2015 05:44 PM PDT

Description

Moth with metallic sheen, was worn, found near grape tomato plants.

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What

Green Lacewings Family Chrysopidae

Observer

cspnl

Date

August 10, 2015 05:19 PM PDT

Description

Unknown insect in mint flower. At first it resembled larva of ladybug but when I took it out of the flower, it looked very different. I never saw one of these.

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What

Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

Observer

cspnl

Date

August 10, 2015 05:16 PM PDT

Description

Tiny caterpillars on underside of small nasturtium leaves, maybe cabbage white?

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What

Torpedo Bug Siphanta acuta

Observer

cspnl

Date

August 10, 2015 05:14 PM PDT

Description

Exoskeletons of leafhoppers? On underside of small nasturtium leaves

Insects

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What

Insects Class Insecta

Observer

cspnl

Date

August 10, 2015 05:13 PM PDT

Description

Mass of eggs on bay, laurus nobilis

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Observer

cspnl

Date

August 10, 2015 05:10 PM PDT

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

cspnl

Date

August 10, 2015 05:06 PM PDT

Description

Smaller than I usually see, maybe about a third to half grown?

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What

Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

Observer

cspnl

Date

August 10, 2015 04:57 PM PDT

Description

Small moth