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rolliepollie30

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January 27, 2015 10:46 AM PST

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rolliepollie30

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April 14, 2015 11:31 AM PDT

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Rock Pigeon Columba livia

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andy13

Date

April 15, 2015 05:08 PM PDT

Description

This Rock Pigeon was in a group. It had a nice color pattern. And was about the size of my hand (7")

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daliag30

Date

April 26, 2015 06:03 PM PDT

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cheeseweed mallow Malva parviflora

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c3lara8

Date

April 26, 2015 03:38 PM PDT

Description

This cheeseweed was found on the Mount Fiji hillside by the solar panels. It did not have any flowers but there were others nearby that had been desiccated by the sun and lack of water.

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crimson fountain grass Pennisetum setaceum

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aremi

Date

April 26, 2015 03:56 PM PDT

Description

This Fountain Grass specimen was found near Berkus Hall. It was growing near a fence, showing its strength and drought tolerance.

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Oats Genus Avena

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c3lara8

Date

April 26, 2015

Description

This Avena sativa was found at Occidental College on the Mount Fiji hillside by the installed solar panels. There were other plants of its species close by.

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Oats Genus Avena

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c3lara8

Date

April 26, 2015

Description

This fountain grass was on the hillside of Mount Fiji going up towards the top of the hillside. The oat was surrounded by a few other species of its kind.

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crimson fountain grass Pennisetum setaceum

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aremi

Date

April 26, 2015

Description

This fountain grass was seen on the far side of Mt. Fiji on a slope. It was near a paved surface, which shows its strength.

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crimson fountain grass Pennisetum setaceum

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aremi

Date

April 26, 2015

Description

This was seen in the valley portion of the Mt. Fiji hillside alongside other Fountain Grass plants.

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crimson fountain grass Pennisetum setaceum

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aremi

Date

April 26, 2015

Description

This Fountain Grass specimen was found towards the rising portion of the Mt. Fiji hillside. The plant is growing well, but is not surrounded by other living plants. Drought tolerance is a key characteristic of this plant that allows it to live.

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crimson fountain grass Pennisetum setaceum

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aremi

Date

April 26, 2015

Description

This Pennisetum setaceum or fountain grass was found near the hillside of Mt. Fiji. It is one of the few plants that are flourishing on the hill side, as they are drought-tolerant.

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Earthworms Family Lumbricidae

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andy13

Date

April 21, 2015 12:32 PM PDT

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western grey squirrel Sciurus griseus

Date

April 26, 2015 07:34 AM PDT

Description

Eating in conifer tree.

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cblankenchip

Date

April 25, 2015 01:07 PM PDT

Description

Black crow, crowing on the grass

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Flowering Plants Phylum Magnoliophyta

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cblankenchip

Date

April 25, 2015 01:22 PM PDT

Description

White, downward pointing flower found near the road, possibly a weed species.

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sea fig Genus Carpobrotus

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cblankenchip

Date

April 25, 2015 01:28 PM PDT

Description

This flower was found growing on a hillside near the road.

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Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies Order Hymenoptera

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cblankenchip

Date

April 25, 2015 01:13 PM PDT

Description

Wasp resting on ivy leaves.

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Mites and Ticks Subclass Acari

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cblankenchip

Date

April 25, 2015 01:07 PM PDT

Description

Red mite traversing the surface of ivy leaves

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Fly Order Diptera

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cblankenchip

Date

April 25, 2015 01:00 PM PDT

Description

Tiny black fly resting on a cultivated rose

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Lizards Suborder Sauria

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cblankenchip

Date

April 9, 2015 10:30 AM PDT

Description

Sunny day, Lizard was very fast, I could barely photograph him/her

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Sunflowers Genus Helianthus

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cblankenchip

Date

April 25, 2015 02:08 PM PDT

Description

Sunflower has been eaten as demonstrated by the holes in the petals, some have bees on them

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Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies Order Hymenoptera

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cblankenchip

Date

April 25, 2015 01:57 PM PDT

Description

Bee resting on a sunflower. The bee seems tucked in.

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California Poppy Eschscholzia californica

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cblankenchip

Date

April 25, 2015 01:51 PM PDT

Description

California poppy growing near solar panels, not fully open yet

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loreli

Date

April 25, 2015 12:49 PM PDT

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gamador

Date

April 25, 2015 11:32 AM PDT

Description

Ladybug at the LA Brea Tar Pits Pleistocene Garden on Saturday April 15, 2015 at 12:00pm.

Posted by Teacher Miss Amador at the
Page Museum Using the Outdoor Classroom
Teacher Workshop.

Can you spot the ladybug in each photo?

Why does the ladybug not have black spots?

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c94il

Date

April 25, 2015 11:49 AM PDT

Description

Stayed Still on the leaf, also has yellow coloring to it? Maybe yellow tiny legs?

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Ladybugs Family Coccinellidae

Date

April 25, 2015 12:20 PM PDT

Description

Found the ladybug's eggs under yarrow plant.

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Bee

Date

April 25, 2015 11:14 AM PDT

Description

Many of these busy on the poppies today in the Pleistocene garden.

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Hover Flies Family Syrphidae

Date

April 25, 2015 11:49 AM PDT

Description

Flying in the Pleistocene garden. Landed on a poppy.