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What

Violet-green Swallow Tachycineta thalassina

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 3, 2015

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What

Northern Rough-winged Swallow Stelgidopteryx serripennis

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 3, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 3, 2015

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What

Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 3, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 3, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 3, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Funereal Duskywing Erynnis funeralis

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 3, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Great White Shark Carcharodon carcharias

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 1, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis ssp. californicus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 1, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

With something behind it...

Photos / Sounds

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What

Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 29, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Keeping an eye on an American Kestrel.

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Towhee Melozone crissalis

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 28, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 28, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Chestnut-backed Chickadee Poecile rufescens

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 28, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 27, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

House Sparrow Passer domesticus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 27, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Stink Bugs, Shield Bugs, & Allies Superfamily Pentatomoidea

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 27, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Great White Shark Carcharodon carcharias

Observer

sharksteward

Date

June 25, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Aptos lifeguards have observed via drone copter 15 White sharks aggregating around the Aptos Cement ship. Positive verification.

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata ssp. multicarinata

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 24, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pantry Moth Plodia interpunctella

Observer

barbarab

Date

June 20, 2015

Description

Mating pair.

Photos / Sounds

What

Branched Dendronotus Dendronotus venustus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

June 19, 2015 07:26 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Brown Algae Class Phaeophyceae

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

June 19, 2015 05:09 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Moonglow Anemone Anthopleura artemisia

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

June 19, 2015 05:11 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Rough Keyhole Limpet Diodora aspera

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

June 19, 2015 04:53 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Three-lined Aeolid Flabellina trilineata

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

June 19, 2015 05:00 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Lion's Mane Nudibranch Melibe leonina

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

June 19, 2015 07:15 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Scuds Order Amphipoda

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

June 19, 2015 07:33 AM PDT

Description

Large, about 1". Folded inside a kelp leaf hideout.

Photos / Sounds

What

Purple Olive Snail Olivella biplicata

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

June 19, 2015 04:53 AM PDT

Description

Many at pleasure point reef.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hilton's Aeolid Phidiana hiltoni

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

June 19, 2015 04:56 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Opalescent Nudibranch Hermissenda crassicornis

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

June 19, 2015 05:56 AM PDT

Description

The most common species at this small reef by far.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

June 19, 2015 06:03 AM PDT

Description

About 1.5" long.