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Observer

esppim

Date

October 19, 2014 12:18 PM PDT

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What

Orange Bush Monkeyflower Mimulus aurantiacus

Observer

metsa

Date

October 18, 2014

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What

Tube Lichens Genus Hypogymnia

Observer

metsa

Date

October 18, 2014 05:41 PM PDT

Description

flat, dry, dark inside, top and bottom, no apothecia
Connector Trail

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What

Bushy Lichens Genus Ramalina

Observer

metsa

Date

October 18, 2014 05:13 PM PDT

Description

Pale green, soredia on margins and a few on the strands, on coyote bush
Batteries to bluff trail, on stairs
Late afternoon light was making photography difficult....

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What

Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis

Observer

metsa

Date

October 18, 2014 04:42 PM PDT

Description

red tailed hawk?

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What

Cup Lichens Genus Cladonia

Observer

metsa

Date

October 18, 2014 05:04 PM PDT

Description

On sandy soil, gray color

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What

Powdery Sea-Fog Lichen Niebla cephalota

Observer

metsa

Date

October 18, 2014 04:20 PM PDT

Description

on twig

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What

Bushy Lichens Genus Ramalina

Observer

metsa

Date

October 18, 2014 04:18 PM PDT

Description

On fallen monterey Pine tree. Soredia on margins, ragged edges (?), possible small apothecia (?) on edges

I'm still working on the ID for this one....

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What

Powdery Sea-Fog Lichen Niebla cephalota

Observer

metsa

Date

October 18, 2014 04:15 PM PDT

Description

On fallen limb of dead Monterey Pine

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What

Ruffle Lichens Genus Parmotrema

Observer

metsa

Date

October 18, 2014 04:12 PM PDT

Description

bluish-gray upper surface; black, smooth lower surface, lots of cilia on margins, not able to do any chem tests today

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What

Red Beard Lichen Usnea rubicunda

Observer

metsa

Date

October 18, 2014 04:07 PM PDT

Description

On fallen dead Monterey Pine, passed pull test

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What

Firedots Genus Caloplaca

Observer

metsa

Date

October 18, 2014 03:32 PM PDT

Description

On cement wall of Battery Boutella (built 1901-1917)
Bright orange apothecia with yellow rims

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What

English Plantain Plantago lanceolata

Observer

metsa

Date

October 18, 2014 03:37 PM PDT

Description

Trying to grow between cement edges

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What

Red Beard Lichen Usnea rubicunda

Observer

metsa

Date

October 18, 2014 03:27 PM PDT

Description

Extremely dry, on dead coyote bush, passed pull test

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No photos or sounds

Observer

rdelwiche

Date

October 10, 2014 01:28 PM PDT

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No photos or sounds

Observer

rdelwiche

Date

October 10, 2014 01:27 PM PDT

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What

Black-fronted Forktail Ischnura denticollis

Observer

tiwane

Date

August 1, 2014 01:27 PM PDT

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What

Damselflies Suborder Zygoptera

Observer

tiwane

Date

August 1, 2014 01:18 PM PDT

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What

Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia

Observer

robberfly

Date

October 18, 2014

Description

Lots of Birding activity: local Audubon chapter has a huge Volunteer program here.

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What

Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

robberfly

Date

October 18, 2014

Description

Lots of flowering plants here. Thought I'd see more butterflies. Anna's taking advantage of the Pride-of-Madera.

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What

Western Gull Larus occidentalis

Observer

robberfly

Date

October 18, 2014

Description

Half the island is closed off each season for the returning 1,100 pairs that breed here: largest west coast rookery for this species.

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What

Bushy Lichens Genus Ramalina

Observer

robberfly

Date

October 18, 2014 11:16 AM PDT

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What

Polypody Ferns Genus Polypodium

Observer

robberfly

Date

October 18, 2014 11:50 AM PDT

Description

With all the naturalized, non-natives covering the place, cool to see this native busting out through the ruins...

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What

Orbweavers Family Araneidae

Observer

robberfly

Date

October 18, 2014 12:05 PM PDT

Description

Tons of these between the Labyrinth webs...

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Observer

robberfly

Date

October 18, 2014 12:04 PM PDT

Description

Surprisingly few insects about.

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What

Century Plant Agave americana

Observer

robberfly

Date

October 18, 2014 12:03 PM PDT

Description

My first visit here...and I've lived in SF for 30 years. The agave was planted to thwart small craft landings to help prisoners escape...

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Observer

steveg007

Date

the past

Description

Found this in my laundry basket. Leg span was ~2". Please tell me this is not a tarantula!

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What

Fox Squirrel Sciurus niger

Observer

sterling

Date

October 16, 2014 10:59 AM PDT

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What

Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis

Observer

sterling

Date

October 17, 2014 09:53 AM PDT

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What

Lime Citrus × latifolia

Observer

sterling

Date

October 16, 2014 04:18 PM PDT