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Monarch butterfly Danaus plexippus

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juliequest

Date

September 29, 2014

Description

Have seen three monarchs on this bush over the last week, this was the first time I could get a photo.

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Western Fence Lizard Sceloporus occidentalis

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a2lau

Date

May 14, 2010

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snowberries Genus Symphoricarpos

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pmdenn

Date

September 13, 2014 01:21 PM PDT

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Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

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eddiebug

Date

September 21, 2014 02:09 PM PDT

Description

Caterpillar on tarweed

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benjifriedman

Date

September 23, 2014 06:39 PM PDT

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benjifriedman

Date

September 23, 2014 06:39 PM PDT

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taj

Date

September 23, 2014

Description

larva found on my jalapeño plant devouring its leaves

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Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis

Observer

germangiant

Date

September 10, 2014

Description

Observed a small bird in the brush alongside the trail I was on. It had a black color, brownish underbelly, orange beak, and and seemed to be foraging for something. Not sure if a carnivore or herbivore.

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zev

Date

September 10, 2014

Description

Bristle portion of a living teasel (Dipsacus) found in the 4 o'clock hour by the base of the trail.

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zev

Date

September 10, 2014

Description

Insect-caused gall found on living branch of unknown species of plant.

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bay laurel Umbellularia californica

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emily124711

Date

September 10, 2014

Description

Dark green, spade-like leaves
Woody dark brown stem
Part examined: small offshoot of a larger tree

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Snowberry Symphoricarpos albus ssp. laevigatus

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amandama

Date

September 10, 2014

Description

I found the Snowberry at 17:04 while walking along the trail in Strawberry Canyon. It was a pretty large bush of Snowberry. It has parallel, rounded leaves, and white berry fruit.

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tcmzueck

Date

September 23, 2014 07:17 PM PDT

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California buckeye Aesculus californica

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barbarasteuart

Date

September 23, 2014 04:42 PM PDT

Description

Without leaves in late sept

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California Buckeye Aesculus californica

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barbarasteuart

Date

September 23, 2014 04:12 PM PDT

Description

This is the fruit of a california buckeye tree, still clinging to the tree in late sept.

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California thistle Cirsium occidentale var. californicum

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jni013

Date

September 10, 2014

Description

Purple flowers (thistles) growing out of green plant, green thistles also grew out, dry soil
Warm weather, little cloud coverage

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Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers Family Laridae

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peteforsyth

Date

September 22, 2014 05:08 PM PDT

Description

This bird was feeding at dusk, diving into the water from about 15 feet up and immediately flying away... Presumably after missing its prey. Two long talk feathers, and its head would hang down far below its wings as it searched for food.

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phalaropes Genus Phalaropus

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peteforsyth

Date

September 21, 2014 06:54 PM PDT

Description

Bird at aquatic park

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Honeysuckles Genus Lonicera

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pmdenn

Date

September 13, 2014 12:37 PM PDT

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creek dogwood Cornus stolonifera

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pmdenn

Date

September 21, 2014 02:52 PM PDT

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zheng517

Date

September 10, 2014

Description

Some kind of thistle bush spotted on the side of trail in Strawberry Canyon, Berkeley. Plant is about 2-3 ft tall, with thick, prickly leaves. No flowers were seen on this particular plant. There were several of this kind of plant found along the trail.

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zheng517

Date

September 10, 2014

Description

A tree observed with 3-4 inch ellipse-shaped leaves, and light pink fruit at the tip of its branch. This particular branch is very close to ground level.

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adrained

Date

September 20, 2014 04:22 PM PDT

Description

I was able to look it up on a GIS map of Berkeley Campus Trees
http://gis.fs.berkeley.edu/apps/trees/

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Northern Checkerspot Chlosyne palla

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rhislop

Date

April 18, 2014

Description

This Northern Checkerspot was landed on the lawn at the Tilden Botanical Garden, Berkeley, CA

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Pipevine Swallowtail Battus philenor

Observer

rhislop

Date

April 18, 2014

Description

I found and snapped a photo of a Pipevine Swallowtail flying over some plants at the Tilden Park Botanical Garden, Berkeley, CA

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Large Crane Flies Family Tipulidae

Observer

adrained

Date

September 20, 2014 07:51 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Resting on a lilly

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Mushroom

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adrained

Date

September 20, 2014 12:09 PM PDT

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What

Mushroom

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adrained

Date

September 20, 2014 12:10 PM PDT

Description

"Do you think they are magic", asked a passer-by

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California Towhee Melozone crissalis

Observer

tigerhawkvok

Date

September 12, 2014 02:13 PM PDT

Description

Dark, tentative, pending picture upload

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Dandelions Genus Taraxacum

Observer

iljincho

Date

September 18, 2014 02:44 PM PDT