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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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Square

What

Grasshopper Family Acrididae

Observer

mattidae

Date

October 23, 2014 11:04 AM PDT

Description

No idea what kind!

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What

American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos

Observer

jmaughn

Date

October 21, 2014

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What

Californian Granite Moth Digrammia californiaria

Observer

mcduck

Date

June 3, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

27mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat).
100% DNA match at BOLD to Digrammia californiaria. 2011GM-0462.
Specimen page at BOLD.

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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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Observer

mcduck

Date

May 4, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat). ID by Libby & Rick Avis @ BugGuide &
100% DNA match at BOLD to Drasteria edwardsii. 2011GM-0351.
Specimen page at BOLD.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

July 27, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

69mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat).
ID at BOLD by Lawrence F. Gall. 2011GM-0891.
Specimen page at 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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What

Yellow-veined Moth Microtheoris ophionalis

Observer

mcduck

Date

September 13, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

12.6mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat).
ID confirmed by Maury J. Heiman @ BugGuide.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

April 30, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

19mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live ak/chapaaral habitat). 100% DNA match at BOLD to Eudonia commortalis & see also at BugGuide. 2011GM-0285.
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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Observer

mcduck

Date

June 20, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

17mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat). 100% DNA match at BOLD to Dicymolomia metalliferalis, see also at BugGuide. 2011GM-0622.
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.

Photos / Sounds

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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What

Painted Tiger Moth Arachnis picta

Observer

mcduck

Date

September 27, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

43.7mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat).

Photos / Sounds

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

What

Mylitta Crescent Phyciodes mylitta

Observer

mcduck

Date

August 15, 2007

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

about 3cm wingspan, ♂.
This butterfly was on a succulent in our garden.
(live oak/chaparral habitat). ID confirmed by Hartmut Wisch @ BugGuide.

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What

Lorquin's Admiral Limenitis lorquini

Observer

mcduck

Date

May 3, 2010

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~55mm wingspan. Seen in our yard on Cistus. at 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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Square

Observer

mcduck

Date

April 26, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

2.0mm length. Found by using beating sheet on Quercus agrifolia.ID by Diane Young @ BugGuide.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mcduck

Date

October 15, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~3mm length. Came to black light. (live oak/chaparral habitat). ID by v belov @ BugGuide.

Photos / Sounds

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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Square

What

California Rose-Winged Grasshopper Dissosteira pictipennis

Observer

mcduck

Date

September 8, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~35mm length. Saw this guy in our yard. (live oak/chaparral habitat).ID by David J. Ferguson @ BugGuide.

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What

Flame Skimmer Libellula saturata

Observer

mcduck

Date

May 31, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~6cm length. Saw this guy on one of our tomato cages in the garden. It actually stayed there while I went back in the house and got my camera, switched lenses and added strobes. It flew off but came right back several times, unusually cooperative for a dragonfly.ID confirmed by Nick Block @ BugGuide.

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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

September 1, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~17mm length. Came to black light. (live oak/chaparral habitat). Genus ID by John D. Oswald @ BugGuide.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mcduck

Date

June 29, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

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