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What

Acorn woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

biosam

Date

February 15, 2015 03:07 PM PST

Place

Aptos, CA (Google, OSM)

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What

False Tarantula Calisoga longitarsis

Date

February 6, 2015 11:02 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

California Tiger Salamander Ambystoma californiense

Date

February 6, 2015 10:51 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

springtime amanita Amanita velosa

Date

February 6, 2015 10:38 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Western Grebe Aechmophorus occidentalis

Observer

jmaughn

Date

February 8, 2015

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What

Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis

Observer

jmaughn

Date

February 8, 2015

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Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata

Observer

jmaughn

Date

February 8, 2015

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Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

February 8, 2015

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What

Black Phoebe Sayornis nigricans

Observer

jmaughn

Date

February 8, 2015

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What

Brandt's Cormorant Phalacrocorax penicillatus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

February 8, 2015

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What

Glaucous-winged Gull Larus glaucescens

Observer

jmaughn

Date

February 8, 2015

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What

California Gull Larus californicus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

February 8, 2015

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What

Western Gull Larus occidentalis

Observer

jmaughn

Date

February 8, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

biosam

Date

February 8, 2015 02:41 PM PST

Place

Aptos, CA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

biosam

Date

February 8, 2015 02:40 PM PST

Place

Aptos, CA (Google, OSM)

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What

Tylobolus (Tylobolus) Genus Tylobolus

Observer

biosam

Date

February 8, 2015 03:46 PM PST

Place

Aptos, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

Lots of fecal pellets around this pair. I've noticed that some individuals remain coiled upon disturbance while others are more motile. Possible sexual differences?

Other Animals

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Animals (Animalia) Kingdom Animalia

Observer

biosam

Date

February 8, 2015 04:52 PM PST

Place

Aptos, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

Translucent white sub-spherical eggs. Mollusc? Myriapod? Other?

Photos / Sounds

Observer

biosam

Date

February 8, 2015 03:44 PM PST

Place

Aptos, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

Beetle larva

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What

Yellow-eyed Ensatina (Ensatina eschscholtzii xanthoptica) Ensatina eschscholtzii ssp. xanthoptica

Observer

biosam

Date

February 8, 2015 04:45 PM PST

Place

Aptos, CA (Google, OSM)

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What

earthstars (Geastrum) Genus Geastrum

Observer

biosam

Date

February 8, 2015 04:43 PM PST

Place

Aptos, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

So weird.

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What

Tremella (Tremella) Genus Tremella

Observer

biosam

Date

February 8, 2015 04:42 PM PST

Place

Aptos, CA (Google, OSM)

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What

Common Land Snails and Slugs Order Stylommatophora

Observer

biosam

Date

February 8, 2015 02:59 PM PST

Place

Aptos, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

The second photo has a silver dollar for scale, because that's how I roll.

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What

Slender Salamanders (Batrachoseps) Genus Batrachoseps

Observer

biosam

Date

February 8, 2015 02:56 PM PST

Place

Aptos, CA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Fence Lizard (Sceloporus occidentalis) Sceloporus occidentalis

Observer

biosam

Date

February 8, 2015 02:35 PM PST

Place

Aptos, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

A very cold, wet lizard

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What

California Slender Salamander Batrachoseps attenuatus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

February 5, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Cassin's Auklet Ptychoramphus aleuticus

Observer

gbentall

Date

February 5, 2015 03:03 PM PST

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Observer

gbentall

Date

February 5, 2015 03:02 PM PST

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What

silver burr ragweed Ambrosia chamissonis

Observer

gbentall

Date

February 5, 2015 03:02 PM PST

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Observer

gbentall

Date

February 5, 2015 03:02 PM PST

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What

Sea Rocket Cakile maritima

Observer

gbentall

Date

February 5, 2015 03:01 PM PST