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Phrynosomatid lizards Family Phrynosomatidae

Observer

peyton

Date

July 8, 2009

Description

Phrynosomatidae are a diverse family of the lizard that be found from Panama to the extreme south of Canada. They are adapted to life in hot, sandy deserts. Some spiny lizards prefer moist forest edge in the rocky deserts, and short-horned lizard live in prairie and sagebrush area.

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Mariposa Monarca Danaus plexippus

Observer

robseemore

Date

September 28, 2014 03:26 PM ADT

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Observer

everettjohns

Date

September 21, 2014

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Observer

everettjohns

Date

September 6, 2014

Description

Attracted to a porch light. similar to A. bivittata but has a pointed head and usually lacks stripes along the inner edge of the forewings. There are 2 small black dots between the wings. http://bugguide.net/node/view/15671

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triangulate Steatoda Steatoda triangulosa

Observer

everettjohns

Date

September 19, 2014

Description

Found it in a friends bathtub.

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Observer

everettjohns

Date

September 6, 2014

Place

bryan park (Google, OSM)

Description

I have positively seen this in urban gardens. I did not know it was a cultivar of something in nature. This one in particular looks more like the cultivar to me. It is very possible that seeds were washed into the urban creek Upham brook that flows into Bryan park and established itself here. I have seen the same thing happen with Liriope muscari, a species of low, herbaceous flowering plants from East Asia, link to this plant here, http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=l100

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Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias

Observer

everettjohns

Date

September 6, 2014

Place

bryan park (Google, OSM)

Description

Ardea herodias:
I have seen a great blue in this exact same spot, multiple times before. I am not sure if it's the same one though, although I'm not sure if herons habitually rest in the same spot, or have popular heron meet-and-greets! A quick web-search turned this up, http://www.heronconservation.org/resources/Behavior_Terminology.pdf

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belted kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon

Observer

everettjohns

Date

September 6, 2014

Place

bryan park (Google, OSM)

Description

Megaceryle alcyon:
There was two of them flying around Young's pond. They were making a loud, dry rattle in varying length and intensity. I did a quick web-find that says, "A long rattle often indicates alarm, aggression or excitement. Kingfishers are territorial and call often in flight along shorelines." http://www.birdjam.com/birdsong.php?id=45 Not sure if the source is noteworthy. Audubon.org says, "Loud, penetrating rattle, given on the wing and when perched." http://birds.audubon.org/birds/belted-kingfisher The other two photos were converted to monochrome because of the poor color quality, which would not help in the ID.

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Ovenbird Seiurus aurocapilla

Observer

everettjohns

Date

September 6, 2014

Place

bryan park (Google, OSM)

Description

It was curious of me and did not seem to be afraid of me either, to which allowed me to get some pretty cool shots!

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Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius

Observer

james5

Date

September 1, 2014

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Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius

Observer

james5

Date

September 1, 2014

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Sandpipers and Allies Family Scolopacidae

Observer

james5

Date

September 1, 2014

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Semipalmated Sandpiper Calidris pusilla

Observer

james5

Date

September 1, 2014

Description

On Right by Stump.

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Solitary Sandpiper Tringa solitaria

Observer

james5

Date

September 1, 2014

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European Paper Wasp Polistes dominula

Observer

robseemore

Date

August 24, 2014 06:54 PM ADT

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Scissors Grinder Cicada Tibicen pruinosus

Observer

robseemore

Date

the past

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European Paper Wasp Polistes dominula

Observer

robseemore

Date

August 24, 2014 06:55 PM ADT

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Spotted Lady Beetle Coleomegilla maculata

Observer

robseemore

Date

August 5, 2014 03:52 PM ADT

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Reddish-brown Stag Beetle Lucanus capreolus

Observer

robseemore

Date

the past

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Ivy Morning-Glory Ipomoea hederacea

Observer

everettjohns

Date

August 20, 2014 08:23 AM EDT

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Observer

everettjohns

Date

August 20, 2014

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Flowering Plants Phylum Magnoliophyta

Observer

everettjohns

Date

August 20, 2014

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Common Water Strider Aquarius remigis

Observer

everettjohns

Date

August 20, 2014

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Gilled Mushrooms Order Agaricales

Observer

everettjohns

Date

August 20, 2014

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Mile-a-minute-weed Persicaria perfoliata

Observer

everettjohns

Date

August 20, 2014

Description

Vine.

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Lady Fern Athyrium filix-femina

Observer

everettjohns

Date

August 20, 2014

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Morning glories Genus Ipomoea

Observer

everettjohns

Date

August 20, 2014

Description

vine.

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New York ironweed Vernonia noveboracensis

Observer

everettjohns

Date

August 20, 2014

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Observer

everettjohns

Date

August 20, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Observer

everettjohns

Date

August 20, 2014