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What

Pismo Clam Tivela stultorum

Observer

gbentall

Date

July 5, 2015 04:11 PM PDT

Description

Pretty and tiny specimen

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

gbentall

Date

July 5, 2015 03:40 PM PDT

Description

Hundreds of these green algae "tribbles" on the beach today. I am not entirely sure of the ID, since I am familiar with Cladophora more in a rocky intertidal context. Maybe it has used marine flotsam as a substrate?

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What

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 5, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Square

What

Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

Observer

dwest

Date

July 2, 2015 05:56 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphin Tursiops truncatus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 2, 2015

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What

Harbor Seal Phoca vitulina

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 2, 2015

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What

Pigeon Guillemot Cepphus columba

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 2, 2015

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What

Common Murre Uria aalge

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 2, 2015

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What

Brandt's Cormorant Phalacrocorax penicillatus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 2, 2015

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What

Great White Shark Carcharodon carcharias

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 1, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphin Tursiops truncatus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 1, 2015

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What

Western Grebe Aechmophorus occidentalis

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 1, 2015

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What

Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 1, 2015

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What

Egg-yolk Jelly Phacellophora camtschatica

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 1, 2015

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What

Coast Range Fence Lizard Sceloporus occidentalis ssp. bocourtii

Observer

jmaughn

Date

July 1, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Bat Ray Myliobatis californica

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 29, 2015

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What

Brandt's Cormorant Phalacrocorax penicillatus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 29, 2015

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What

Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 28, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Common Merganser Mergus merganser

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 27, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Bushtit Psaltriparus minimus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 27, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

House Sparrow Passer domesticus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 27, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Stink Bugs, Shield Bugs, & Allies Superfamily Pentatomoidea

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 27, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Osprey Pandion haliaetus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 27, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Coast Range Fence Lizard Sceloporus occidentalis ssp. bocourtii

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 27, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Cabbage White Pieris rapae

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.

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What

Coast Range Fence Lizard Sceloporus occidentalis ssp. bocourtii

Observer

jmaughn

Date

June 24, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Cabbage White Pieris rapae

Observer

gbentall

Date

June 24, 2015 01:40 PM PDT

Place

Aptos, ca (Google, OSM)

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Square

What

West Coast Lady Vanessa annabella

Observer

gbentall

Date

June 24, 2015 01:39 PM PDT

Place

Aptos, ca (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Brown Algae Class Phaeophyceae

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

June 19, 2015 05:09 AM PDT