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Click Beetle Family Elateridae

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kejwa

Date

March 26, 2015 02:38 PM PDT

Description

Flying very slowly through tall grass near old orchard at McClellan Ranch.

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Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii

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kejwa

Date

March 16, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Pair of Coopers Hawks. One male and one female. Female larger and more rufous. Mated several times. Female had a rat and remained holding it until after copulation, then proceeded to eat the rat as the male sat on a nearby branch uninterested...

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mstill

Date

March 22, 2015

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smooth mule-ears Wyethia glabra

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mstill

Date

March 22, 2015

Description

Asteraceae- Arnica?

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West Coast Lady Vanessa annabella

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rhislop

Date

March 22, 2015

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mcclellanranch

Date

March 20, 2015

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Apple Malus domestica

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sea-kangaroo

Date

March 20, 2015 03:14 PM PDT

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Heartsease Viola tricolor

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sea-kangaroo

Date

March 20, 2015 03:15 PM PDT

Description

Escapee. There are so very many of these all over now.

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California Poppy Eschscholzia californica

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sea-kangaroo

Date

March 20, 2015 03:18 PM PDT

Description

Finally bloomed. The wild ones around the yard were a bit late due to trampling.

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common dandelion Taraxacum officinale

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sea-kangaroo

Date

March 20, 2015 03:23 PM PDT

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Sweet Basil Ocimum basilicum

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sea-kangaroo

Date

March 20, 2015 03:24 PM PDT

Description

If you needed more proof of how warm it's been, here are some volunteer basil seedlings that have just germinated. Variety "Lettuce Leaf."

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Stinking Iris Iris foetidissima

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sea-kangaroo

Date

March 20, 2015 03:25 PM PDT

Description

Wish I could get rid of these stupid things.

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Roses Genus Rosa

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sea-kangaroo

Date

March 20, 2015 03:25 PM PDT

Description

Bloomed sometime in the past 6 days.

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Scarlet Flax Linum grandiflorum

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sea-kangaroo

Date

March 20, 2015 03:24 PM PDT

Description

Naturalized patch. Bloomed sometime in the past 6 days.

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Apple Malus domestica

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sea-kangaroo

Date

March 13, 2015 11:42 AM PDT

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Cerinthe Cerinthe major

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sea-kangaroo

Date

March 13, 2015 11:44 AM PDT

Description

Naturalized.

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Lime Citrus × latifolia

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sea-kangaroo

Date

March 13, 2015 11:42 AM PDT

Description

Bearss.

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dandelion Taraxacum officinale

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sea-kangaroo

Date

March 13, 2015 11:43 AM PDT

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Gilled Mushrooms Order Agaricales

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dibantis

Date

March 19, 2015 12:53 PM PDT

Description

Growing in moist gorilla hair mulch

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Valley Carpenter Bee Xylocopa varipuncta

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dibantis

Date

March 18, 2015

Description

Seen around 4pm hovering in a bush for ~20 minutes

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Gilled Mushrooms Order Agaricales

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dibantis

Date

March 18, 2015 11:36 AM PDT

Description

There were many clusters growing out of grass

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White-lined Sphinx Moth Hyles lineata

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samjulian

Date

March 17, 2015 03:25 PM PDT

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Chestnut-backed Chickadee Poecile rufescens

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dibantis

Date

March 5, 2015 03:59 PM PST

Description

Terrible photo but I think it's a chickadee

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Gilled Mushrooms Order Agaricales

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dibantis

Date

March 14, 2015 10:38 AM PDT

Description

A very tiny mushroom growing in a lawn

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Gilled Mushrooms Order Agaricales

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dibantis

Date

March 15, 2015 04:11 PM PDT

Description

Very tiny mushrooms growing at the edge of a lawn

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field and button mushrooms Genus Agaricus

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dibantis

Date

March 16, 2015 05:22 PM PDT

Description

Growing in wood chips at the edge of a lawn. Someone smashed most of them, a cluster of three mushrooms in total

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mcclellanranch

Date

March 13, 2015

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Silvery Blue Glaucopsyche lygdamus

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jmaughn

Date

March 14, 2015

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(Somewhere...)

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Baby-blue-eyes Nemophila menziesii

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jmaughn

Date

March 14, 2015

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(Somewhere...)

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Wood Saxifrage Saxifraga mertensiana

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jmaughn

Date

March 14, 2015

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(Somewhere...)