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What

Lesser Goldfinch Spinus psaltria

Observer

jmaughn

Date

April 18, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

andym

Date

March 26, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Early instar coccinellid devouring aphid on artichoke. Note red tarsal claw. ~6mm

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

syrphid flies (Syrphidae) Family Syrphidae

Observer

surferjo22

Date

April 18, 2015 09:39 AM PDT

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What

Pacific Gopher Snake Pituophis catenifer ssp. catenifer

Observer

jmaughn

Date

April 17, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Yellow-bellied Racer Coluber constrictor ssp. mormon

Observer

jmaughn

Date

April 17, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

jmaughn

Date

April 17, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata ssp. multicarinata

Observer

jmaughn

Date

April 17, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis ssp. californicus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

April 16, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

snake fly (Raphidioptera) Order Raphidioptera

Observer

glennjoy

Date

April 15, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Side-blotched Lizard Uta stansburiana ssp. elegans

Observer

jmaughn

Date

April 15, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Variable Linanthus Leptosiphon parviflorus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

April 15, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Purple Owl's Clover Castilleja exserta

Observer

jmaughn

Date

April 15, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

dtplante

Date

April 15, 2015 06:20 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

dtplante

Date

April 15, 2015 06:20 PM PDT

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Square

Observer

dtplante

Date

April 15, 2015 06:20 PM PDT
Insects

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What

Insect Class Insecta

Observer

yosial

Date

April 15, 2015 01:07 PM PDT

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Square

What

San Francisco popcornflower Plagiobothrys diffusus

Observer

kwillott

Date

April 13, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Popcorn Flowers Genus Plagiobothrys

Observer

dahliamb

Date

April 11, 2015 03:17 PM PDT

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Square

What

Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

dahliamb

Date

April 13, 2015 06:38 PM PDT

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Square

What

Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias

Observer

dahliamb

Date

April 13, 2015 06:35 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

California fetid adderstongue Scoliopus bigelovii

Observer

dahliamb

Date

January 28, 2015 01:47 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

By-the-wind-sailor Velella velella

Observer

dahliamb

Date

April 13, 2015 06:57 PM PDT

Description

West coast beaches are covered with these!

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Square

What

Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

Observer

kwillott

Date

April 13, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Owl's clover Castilleja densiflora ssp. densiflora

Observer

kwillott

Date

April 13, 2015

Place

UCSC (Google, OSM)

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Square

What

Scarlet Pimpernel Anagallis arvensis

Observer

kwillott

Date

April 13, 2015

Place

UCSC (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

sun cup Taraxia ovata

Observer

kwillott

Date

April 13, 2015

Place

UCSC (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pale flax Linum bienne

Observer

kwillott

Date

April 13, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dwarf Brodiaea Brodiaea terrestris ssp. terrestris

Observer

kwillott

Date

April 13, 2015

Place

UCSC (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

amen2stamens

Date

April 11, 2015 10:59 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

amen2stamens

Date

April 11, 2015 11:01 AM PDT

Description

Nutlets!!!