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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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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

Variegated Cutworm Peridroma saucia

Observer

mcduck

Date

January 12, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

48mm wnigspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat).
ID by Maury J. Heiman @ BugGuide & 100% DNA match at BOLD to Peridroma saucia. 2012GM-0012.

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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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What

Wedgling Moth Galgula partita

Observer

mcduck

Date

May 31, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

26mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat).
ID by MatthewVDB @ BugGuide & 100% DNA match at BOLD to Galgula partita. 2011GM-0444.

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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 18, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

41.0mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat).
100% DNA match at BOLD to Apamea cuculliformis. 2012GM-0158.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

July 23, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

30mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat).
100% match at BOLD to Amphipoea pacifica. 2011GM-0866.

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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

Double-banded Carpet Moth Spargania magnoliata

Observer

mcduck

Date

June 26, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

28mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat).
100% DNA match at BOLD to Spargania magnoliata. 2011GM-0695.
Also at BugGuide.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

July 4, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

32mm wingspan spread. Came to black light/MV trap (live oak/chaparral habitat).
100% DNA match at BOLD to 1 Hydriomena cf. furcata, 99.54% to 1 H. cf. furcata, 99.39% to 1 H. cf. furcata, 99.08% to 1 H. quinquefasciata, 98.93% to 12 H. cf. furcata. 2011GM-0794.

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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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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.

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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.

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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).

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Square

What

Cabbage White Pieris rapae

Observer

mcduck

Date

September 18, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~3cm wingspan. Seen in our garden (live oak/chaparral habitat).

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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

April 26, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

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

What

Common Sawflies Family Tenthredinidae

Observer

mcduck

Date

February 15, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~4mm length. Seen on a large flower pot in our yard. (live oak/chaparral habitat). Family ID by Dave Smith @ BugGuide.

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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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What

Beewolves Genus Philanthus

Observer

mcduck

Date

June 6, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~14mm length. See i our garden (Iive oak/chaparral habitat). Genus ID by Eric R. Eaton @ BugGuide.

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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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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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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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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.

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Observer

mcduck

Date

September 6, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

~5mm length. Collected on beating sheet from Baccharis pilularis. ID confirmed by Andy Hamilton @ BugGuide.

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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.