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What

Japanese Clover Kummerowia striata

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

Again, documenting the abundance of this plant...

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What

Sensitive Pea Chamaecrista nictitans

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

After it rained for a while, I was able to explore again. :)

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What

Red Morning Glory Ipomoea coccinea

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

I was thinking this was Ipomoea quamoclit, but the leaves don't match... So, I don't know what it is! :-/

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What

Eastern Tailed-Blue Cupido comyntas

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

Spotted this right before the rain really came down...

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What

Carolina horse-nettle Solanum carolinense

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

It was starting to rain pretty good now, so we had to cut the trip a bit short. Nonetheless, still quite fun. :)

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What

purpletop tridens Tridens flavus

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

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What

Yellowstriped Oakworm Anisota peigleri

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

Unique 'horned' caterpillar...

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What

American Spikenard Aralia racemosa

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

Would love some guidance on this one too -- I think it's in the Araliaceae, but it could be something else. :)

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Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

I'm not sure which Arisaema species is here.

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What

Blue Dasher Pachydiplax longipennis

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

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What

Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Locusts Order Orthoptera

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

This is a unique grasshopper -- I will need to study it some...

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Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

Liverworts! :)

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What

Ebony Jewelwing Calopteryx maculata

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

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What

Longleaf woodoats Chasmanthium sessiliflorum

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

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What

Flowering Plants Phylum Magnoliophyta

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

Another one that I've seen before but I can't recall the name now... :-/

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What

Japanese Clover Kummerowia striata

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

Might as well document this plant too -- another non-native clover abundant along the ground...

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What

Perching Birds Order Passeriformes

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

This bird never did give me a good shot, but some of the other nature center folks looked at these pictures and decided it was a wood thrush.

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What

Chinese bushclover Lespedeza cuneata

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

I was amazed at how abundant this plant was all around Georgia... Another plant dispersed by mowers, perhaps?

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Red-spotted Admiral Limenitis arthemis

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

I think... I was watching this butterfly for a while and thought it was one of the swallowtails, but I guess it isn't.

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What

Alleghany Chinkapin Castanea pumila

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

Neat tree next to the path by the Elachee Nature Center. What a cool place. :)

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What

Summer Tanager Piranga rubra

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

Very poor pictures, but some folks looked at this and said it is a summer tanager. Sounds good to me!

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Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

What a cool fly this was! Again, I sure would appreciate any guidance. :)

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What

Whitelip Neohelix albolabris

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

One of the nice sized snails climbing up a tree... Hard to miss!

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Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

Basing this ID on:
http://bugguide.net/node/view/292632/bgimage

I think it's a spot on match -- these are different than the bright green planthoppers I see in TX.

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Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

Spotted some tracks by the creek.

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What

Ebony Jewelwing Calopteryx maculata

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

The way that flutter as they fly is quite charming. :)

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What

Mountain Laurel Kalmia latifolia

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

Such twisted trunks!

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Eriophyid Mites Family Eriophyidae

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

Some plentiful galls on these willow leaves...

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Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

Yes, even when I'm in the restroom, I'm looking for bugs. Found this fly by the sink. And yes, I did wash my hands. Geez!

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What

Spotted Wintergreen Chimaphila maculata

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 22, 2015

Description

This is really a unique plant -- I wish I could see them in bloom.