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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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What

Insects Class Insecta

Observer

toranado12

Date

November 22, 2014 03:01 PM PST

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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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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.

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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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What

Banana Slugs Genus Ariolimax

Observer

kueda

Date

November 22, 2014 03:34 PM PST

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Observer

kueda

Date

November 22, 2014 02:46 PM PST

Description

Oak and bay, no stain, fibrilose stem

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What

Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii

Observer

lizwilliams822

Date

November 22, 2014 03:43 PM PST

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lizwilliams822

Date

November 22, 2014 12:27 PM PST

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lizwilliams822

Date

November 22, 2014 01:12 PM PST

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lizwilliams822

Date

November 22, 2014 12:20 PM PST

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lizwilliams822

Date

November 22, 2014 12:21 PM PST

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lizwilliams822

Date

November 22, 2014 12:21 PM PST

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lizwilliams822

Date

November 22, 2014 12:21 PM PST

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lizwilliams822

Date

November 22, 2014 12:22 PM PST

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lizwilliams822

Date

November 22, 2014 12:18 PM PST

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lizwilliams822

Date

November 22, 2014 12:22 PM PST

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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.

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What

Anise Swallowtail Papilio zelicaon

Observer

tiwane

Date

November 21, 2014 10:16 AM PST

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Date

November 21, 2014

Description

8+ specimens sprouting from decaying Quercus agrifolia stumps and root systems. Context soft, rubbery, very aromatic (sweet / chemical), colored same as pileus. Gills mazelike, thin, white. KOH-. Spore print not obtained.

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What

Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis

Observer

tiwane

Date

November 21, 2014 02:37 PM PST

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What

Black-necked Stilt Himantopus mexicanus

Observer

tiwane

Date

November 21, 2014 02:38 PM PST

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Dunlin Calidris alpina

Observer

tiwane

Date

November 21, 2014 02:39 PM PST

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What

American Avocet Recurvirostra americana

Observer

tiwane

Date

November 21, 2014 02:39 PM PST

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What

Black Turnstone Arenaria melanocephala

Observer

tiwane

Date

November 21, 2014 02:43 PM PST

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Observer

benjifriedman

Date

November 15, 2014 12:09 PM PST

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What

California Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis ssp. californicus

Date

November 20, 2014 02:16 PM PST

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What

common sowthistle Sonchus oleraceus

Observer

tcarlson

Date

November 14, 2014 02:54 PM PST