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flower fly

Date

October 1, 2014

Description

Seen in the Pleistocene Garden during a casual walk in the park in the afternoon. Temperature was 76 degrees F and sunny. Photo by Ashley Hall.

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Gopher Snake Pituophis catenifer

Observer

margotgriswold

Date

September 27, 2014 10:30 AM PDT

Description

See photo

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Western Fence Lizard Sceloporus occidentalis

Observer

steviekgold

Date

September 27, 2014 11:22 AM PDT

Description

Likely a juvenile, about three inches long, generously. Did not move at all as we approached.

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uheise

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

I think this is the same bird that showed up about a week ago – I'd appreciate help in identifying. This time, there were two of them, and they fought each other.

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California Towhee Melozone crissalis

Observer

uheise

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

Drank and bathed in birdbath, then ate at feeder.

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praying mantis Mantis religiosa

Observer

misterrichard

Date

September 23, 2014

Place

UCLA (Google, OSM)

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Crow

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msarthur

Date

September 22, 2014 03:48 PM PDT

Description

Sitting under a bush, possibly injured.

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bold jumper Phidippus audax

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ianbernstein

Date

September 21, 2014 11:11 AM PDT

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wasp

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eleanor

Date

September 18, 2014

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insect

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eleanor

Date

September 18, 2014 03:15 AM PDT

Description

Brief description of what you observed

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insect

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eleanor

Date

September 18, 2014 03:15 AM PDT

Description

Brief description of what you observed

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Canyon bat Parastrellus hesperus

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nhmordenana

Date

August 3, 2014 08:33 PM PDT

Description

This is the first Canyon bat detected at the La Brea Tar Pits. The species was identified using echolocation analysis software.

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Big Brown Bat Eptesicus fuscus

Observer

nhmordenana

Date

August 3, 2014 08:33 PM PDT

Description

This is the first Big Brown bat detected at the La Brea Tar Pits. The species was identified using echolocation analysis software.

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Mexican Free-tailed Bat Tadarida brasiliensis

Observer

nhmordenana

Date

August 9, 2014 05:08 PM PDT

Description

This is the first Mexican free-tailed bat detected at the La Brea Tar Pits. The species was identified using echolocation analysis software.

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Yuma Myotis Myotis yumanensis

Observer

nhmordenana

Date

August 2, 2014 09:41 PM PDT

Description

This is the first yuma myotis detected at the La Brea Tar Pits. The species was identified using echolocation analysis software.

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Orange-crowned Warbler Oreothlypis celata

Observer

uheise

Date

September 18, 2014

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Umber Skipper Poanes melane

Observer

uheise

Date

September 4, 2014

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Virginia opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

nhmordenana

Date

September 10, 2014 08:07 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Eastern fox squirrel Sciurus niger

Observer

nhmordenana

Date

September 12, 2014 08:19 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Lesser Goldfinch Spinus psaltria

Observer

uheise

Date

March 15, 2013

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Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica

Observer

uheise

Date

September 4, 2014

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uheise

Date

July 14, 2013

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White-Crowned Sparrow Family Emberizidae

Observer

uheise

Date

December 22, 2013

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Katydids Superfamily Tettigonioidea

Observer

uheise

Date

August 13, 2013

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Giant Swallowtail Papilio cresphontes

Observer

uheise

Date

August 30, 2014

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Bushtit Psaltriparus minimus

Observer

uheise

Date

August 30, 2014

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Allen's Hummingbird Selasphorus sasin

Observer

uheise

Date

January 8, 2014

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Western Kingbird Tyrannus verticalis

Observer

uheise

Date

April 2, 2014

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Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum

Observer

uheise

Date

March 24, 2014

Description

Large flock, at least 40 individuals.

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Southern Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata

Observer

uheise

Date

March 16, 2014