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What

Coast Range Fence Lizard Sceloporus occidentalis ssp. bocourtii

Observer

jmaughn

Date

October 26, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Santa Cruz Aquatic Garter Snake Thamnophis atratus ssp. atratus

Observer

nlaroche

Date

October 26, 2014 05:29 PM PDT

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Square

What

Variegated Meadowhawk Sympetrum corruptum

Observer

jmaughn

Date

October 23, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

Observer

jmaughn

Date

October 21, 2014

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What

Bent-line Carpet Costaconvexa centrostrigaria

Observer

mcduck

Date

June 4, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

23mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat).
100% DNA match at BOLD to Costaconvexa centrostrigaria. 2011GM-0468.
Specimen page at BOLD.

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What

American Idia Idia americalis

Observer

mcduck

Date

July 3, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

25mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat).
100% DNA match at BOLD to Idia americalis. 2011GM-0787.
Specimen page of BOLD.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

May 16, 2009

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

27mm wingspan spread. Came to black light. (live oak/chaparral habitat). ID by J.D. Roberts @ BugGuide & 100% DNA match at BOLD to Pyrausta perrubralis. 2009GM-0117.
Specimen page at BOLD.

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Square

Observer

mcduck

Date

September 22, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~15mm length. Came to black light (live oak/chaparral habitat). ID by Brian Scholtens at Moth Photographers Group.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

June 24, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

17mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat). 100% DNA match at BOLD to Eudonia rectilinea. 2011GM-0692.
Specimen page at BOLD.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

June 21, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

23mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MB trap (live oak/chaparral habitat). ID by Maury J. Heiman @ BugGuide, & 100% DNA match at BOLD to Euchromius ocelleus. 2011GM-0643.
Specimen page at BOLD.

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What

Fractured Western Snout Moth Diastictis fracturalis

Observer

mcduck

Date

June 20, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

29mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat). 100% DNA match at BOLD to Diastictis fracturalis. 2011GM-0623.
Specimen page at BOLD.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

October 16, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Came to black light (live oak/chaparral habitat). 100% DNA match at BOLD to Agriphila attenuatus. see also at BugGuide. 2008GM-0019.
Specimen page at BOLD.

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What

Edwards' Glassy-wing Moth Pseudohemihyalea edwardsii

Observer

mcduck

Date

October 16, 2009

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

59mm wingspan spread. Came to black light (live oak/chaparral habitat). 100% DNA match at BOLD to Pseudohemihyalea edwardsii. 2009GM-0152.
Specimen page at BOLD.

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Square

What

Painted Lady Vanessa cardui

Observer

mcduck

Date

September 5, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~4cm wing span. Seen in our yard (live oak/chaparral habitat).

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What

Gray Hairstreak Strymon melinus

Observer

mcduck

Date

August 16, 2007

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

about 25mm wingspan, ♀. Seen on mallow in our garden (live oak/chaparral habitat). ID confirmed by Ron Hemberger @ BugGuide.

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Square

Observer

mcduck

Date

October 27, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

21.4mm wingspan. Came to black light/MV trap. (live oak/chaparral habitat). Genus ID by Dave Ruiter @ BugGuide.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

April 26, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

3.2mm length. Found using beating sheet on Quercus agrifolia. ID by Diane Young @ BugGuide.

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Square

Observer

mcduck

Date

April 24, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~4mm length. Came to black light. (live oak/chaparral habitat). ID by E.L. Mockford via v belov @ BugGuide.

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What

Southern Sea Otter Enhydra lutris ssp. nereis

Observer

jmaughn

Date

October 14, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

San Francisco Lacewing Nothochrysa californica

Observer

mcduck

Date

February 20, 2009

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~2cm length. Came to black light. (live oak/chaparral habitat). ID by John R. Maxwell & v belov @ BugGuide.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

June 29, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~15mm length. Seen in our yard (
live oak/chaparral habitat).

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Square

Observer

mcduck

Date

August 8, 2007

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~12mm length. Saw this little wasp walking about in our garden, never saw it fly. Subfamily ID by John S. Ascher @ BugGuide.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

July 2, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~10mm length. Seen in our garden (live oak/chaparral habitat). Genus ID confirmed by Matthias Buck @ BugGuide.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

March 12, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~5mm length. Saw this small bee on Ceanothus in our yard. (live oak/chaparral habitat). Genus ID by John S. Ascher @ BugGuide.

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Square

Observer

mcduck

Date

July 11, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~12-14mm length. (live oak/chaparral habitat). Genus ID by John S. Ascher @ BugGuide.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

May 5, 2010

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

15mm length. Seen in our garden (live oak/chaparral habitat). ID by John S. Ascher @ BugGuide.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mcduck

Date

June 22, 2009

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~12mm length. Saw this guy on yarrow in our yard. (live oak/chaparral habitat). ID by John S. Ascher @ BugGuide.

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Square

What

Eurytomidae s Family Eurytomidae

Observer

mcduck

Date

September 13, 2007

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~3mm length. This tiny wasp was investigating the acorns on our live oak trees. Family ID by edward trammel & Ross Hill @ BugGuide.

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Square

Observer

mcduck

Date

March 26, 2006

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~8mm length. Saw this guy mid-afternoon in our yard on Ceanothus. (live oak/chaparral habitat). ID by John S. Ascher @ BugGuide.

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Square

Observer

mcduck

Date

June 28, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~9mm length. ♂. Saw this guy in our garden. (live oak/chaparral habitat). ID by Matthias Buck @ BugGuide.