Photos / Sounds

Observer

mcduck

Date

February 8, 2010

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Live oak/chaparral habitat.

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What

Shaggy Mane Coprinus comatus

Observer

mcduck

Date

November 14, 2009

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

California Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata ssp. multicarinata

Observer

jmaughn

Date

December 14, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

December 14, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mcduck

Date

June 17, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

10mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat).
100% DNA match at BOLD to Bryotropha sp. 2011GM-0572.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

September 23, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

13.6mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat).
ID by Maury J. Heiman @ BugGuide. 2012GM-0293.

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Square

What

Jerusalem Cricket Stenopelmatus fuscus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

November 19, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Observer

mcduck

Date

July 31, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

31.9mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat).
100% DNA match at BOLD to Protorthodes rufula. 2012GM-0181.

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What

Bilobed Looper Megalographa biloba

Observer

mcduck

Date

June 19, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

37mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat).
ID by Robert Lord Zimlich @ BugGuide & 100% DNA match at BOLD to Megalographa biloba. 2011GM-0599.

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Square

What

Heermann's Gull Larus heermanni

Observer

paloma

Date

November 10, 2014 10:54 AM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mcduck

Date

January 16, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

47mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat).
ID confirmed by Paul Dennehy @ BugGuide & 100% match at BOLD to Dargida procincta. 2012GM-0028.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mcduck

Date

February 23, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

28mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat).
100% DNA match at BOLD to Behrensia conchiformis. 2012GM-0102

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Observer

mcduck

Date

April 21, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

37mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat).
100% match at BOLD Agrotis vancouverensis group, ID by J. Donald Lafontaine. 2011GM-0208.

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What

California Sea Otter Enhydra lutris ssp. nereis

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

November 3, 2014 02:06 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

After being awakened from his nap by the boat, this otter executed a complete barrel roll with his front paws still out of the water (to preserve heat) to check us out.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mcduck

Date

March 29, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

22mm wingspan spread .Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat). 100% DNA match at BOLD to 3 Eupithecia subapicata, 99.68% to 1 E. shirleyata, 97.63% to 1 E. subapicata. 2011GM-0052. Also at BugGuide.

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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

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.

Photos / Sounds

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.

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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

June 29, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

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

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Observer

mcduck

Date

February 15, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~2mm length. Seen on the lip of a flower pot in our garden. (live oak/chaparral habitat). Genus ID by O.A. Popovici via v belov @ BugGuide.

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Square

Observer

mcduck

Date

August 16, 2007

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~8mm length. Seen on a succulent in our garden. 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.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mcduck

Date

November 5, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

7.5mm length. Came to black light/MV trap. (live oak/chaparral habitat). ID by Andy Hamilton @ BugGuide.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

May 20, 2010

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~8mm total length. Found this guy on our driveway. (live oak/chaparral habitat). ID by Andy Hamilton @ BugGuide.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

November 5, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

3.8mm length. Came to black light/MV trap. (live oak/chaparral habitat). ID by Andy Hamilton @ BugGuide.

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Square

Observer

mcduck

Date

February 26, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~3mm total length. Seen on Argyranthemum frutescens in our garden. (live oak/chaparral habitat). Genus ID by Matthias Buck @ BugGuide.