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15862025945_d6f1296bab_s

Observer

adrained

Date

November 22, 2014 12:00 PM PST

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Observer

adrained

Date

November 22, 2014 12:00 PM PST

Description

this one seemed to be rebuilding -- this was shortly after rain stopped.

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15676010199_3587aa7dd3_s

Observer

adrained

Date

November 22, 2014 12:00 PM PST

Description

or parazygiella dispar - their webs have the missing piece from upper half with thread leading to their retreat.

Photos / Sounds

15836213776_73b690bdee_s

What

Yellow Sac Spider Cheiracanthium mildei

Observer

adrained

Date

November 22, 2014 12:00 PM PST

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15676252157_e584a0332a_s

What

warbler

Observer

adrained

Date

November 22, 2014 11:00 AM PST

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Square

Observer

tsugagua

Date

November 22, 2014 12:25 PM PST

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Square

What

Acmon Blue Plebejus acmon

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

August 9, 2010 02:34 PM PDT

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Square

What

Western Pine Elfin Callophrys eryphon

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

April 11, 2013 04:09 PM PDT

Description

Rare in Contra Costa County . Resting on Western Poison-Oak . Mature Monterey Pines nearby are likely host plant here .

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Square

What

Echo Azure Celastrina echo

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

August 17, 2012 12:49 PM PDT

Description

Female .

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What

California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

tiwane

Date

November 22, 2014 03:39 PM PST

Description

This gravid female was the only one near the usual breeding pool. Female, gravid.

Insects

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Square

What

Insects Class Insecta

Observer

toranado12

Date

November 22, 2014 03:01 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Terrestrial Garter Snake Thamnophis elegans

Observer

kevinhintsa

Date

September 9, 2011 01:53 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Gilled Mushrooms Order Agaricales

Observer

kueda

Date

November 22, 2014 04:59 PM PST

Description

No stain, fibrillose stem, no notable smell. Was thinking it might be Lepiota magnispora, but now that I'm looking at pics that doesn't seem right.

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Square

What

Honey Fungus Genus Armillaria

Observer

kueda

Date

November 22, 2014 04:11 PM PST

Description

Looked like it was growing out of the remains of aralia, but probably just growing from fallen wood.

Photos / Sounds

What

California Spikenard Aralia californica

Observer

kueda

Date

November 22, 2014 04:12 PM PST

Description

Probably completely unidentifiable in this state, but I thought it might be interesting to note it hasn't started putting up new shoots yet.

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Square

What

Banana Slugs Genus Ariolimax

Observer

kueda

Date

November 22, 2014 03:34 PM PST

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Square

Observer

kueda

Date

November 22, 2014 02:46 PM PST

Description

Oak and bay, no stain, fibrilose stem

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Square

What

Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii

Observer

lizwilliams822

Date

November 22, 2014 03:43 PM PST

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Square

Observer

lizwilliams822

Date

November 22, 2014 12:27 PM PST

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Square

Observer

lizwilliams822

Date

November 22, 2014 01:12 PM PST

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Square

Observer

lizwilliams822

Date

November 22, 2014 12:20 PM PST

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Square

Observer

lizwilliams822

Date

November 22, 2014 12:21 PM PST

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Square

Observer

lizwilliams822

Date

November 22, 2014 12:21 PM PST

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Square

Observer

lizwilliams822

Date

November 22, 2014 12:21 PM PST

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Square

Observer

lizwilliams822

Date

November 22, 2014 12:22 PM PST

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Observer

lizwilliams822

Date

November 22, 2014 12:18 PM PST

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Square

Observer

lizwilliams822

Date

November 22, 2014 12:22 PM PST

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Square

Observer

lizwilliams822

Date

November 22, 2014 01:05 PM PST
Fungi

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Observer

ang

Date

November 21, 2014 02:04 AM PST

Description

Growing in the soil of a houseplant in my bathroom.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Anise Swallowtail Papilio zelicaon

Observer

tiwane

Date

November 21, 2014 10:16 AM PST