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royal larkspur Delphinium variegatum

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hfabian

Date

April 25, 2015

Description

Full bloom. Tall plants.

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Hartweg's umbrellawort Tauschia hartwegii

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hfabian

Date

April 24, 2015

Description

In shade.

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Variable Checkerspot Euphydryas chalcedona

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rhislop

Date

April 24, 2015

Description

Found 3 copulating pairs

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thornmimt

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amen2stamens

Date

April 23, 2015 12:48 PM PDT

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Sierra false bindweed Calystegia malacophylla

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hfabian

Date

April 24, 2015

Description

In understory.

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wind poppy Papaver heterophyllum

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hfabian

Date

April 24, 2015

Description

A few plants.

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scytheleaf onion Allium falcifolium

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hfabian

Date

April 24, 2015

Description

In rocky soils. Red, pink and white forms.

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gypsum springbeauty Claytonia gypsophiloides

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hfabian

Date

April 24, 2015

Description

On rocky soil.

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hfabian

Date

April 24, 2015

Description

Several individuals.

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Foothill Penstemon Penstemon heterophyllus

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hfabian

Date

April 24, 2015

Description

Staggered blooms.

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Cnemidophorus tigris mundus Aspidoscelis tigris ssp. mundus

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hfabian

Date

April 24, 2015

Description

Temps in low 70's.

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clustered broomrape Orobanche fasciculata

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hfabian

Date

April 24, 2015

Description

Abundant now, second year after fire.

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Foothill Penstemon Penstemon heterophyllus

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kevinhintsa

Date

April 24, 2015 10:40 AM PDT

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kevinhintsa

Date

April 24, 2015 11:31 AM PDT

Description

L.heterophyllum is listed for the summit area of Mount Diablo , but I have never found it near here at the 3700 foot level . L.affine is not listed for anywhere near the summit area but it is regularly found here .

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kevinhintsa

Date

April 24, 2015 11:25 AM PDT

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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kevinhintsa

Date

April 24, 2015 12:54 PM PDT

Description

Found dead on road .

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Gray Fox Urocyon cinereoargenteus

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kevinhintsa

Date

April 24, 2015 02:07 PM PDT

Description

Found dead in a dry creek bed .

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kevinhintsa

Date

April 24, 2015 11:04 AM PDT

Description

Near the Mary Bowerman Trail .

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royal larkspur Delphinium variegatum

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kevinhintsa

Date

April 24, 2015 10:12 AM PDT

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kevinhintsa

Date

April 24, 2015 11:21 AM PDT

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bitterroot Lewisia rediviva

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kevinhintsa

Date

April 24, 2015 11:10 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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kevinhintsa

Date

April 24, 2015 11:00 AM PDT

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Blue-eyed Darner Rhionaeschna multicolor

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kevinhintsa

Date

April 24, 2015 04:04 PM PDT

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Blue-eyed Darner Rhionaeschna multicolor

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kevinhintsa

Date

April 24, 2015 02:27 PM PDT

Description

Perkins Canyon area .

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Painted Lady Vanessa cardui

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kevinhintsa

Date

April 24, 2015 04:13 PM PDT

Description

Perkins Canyon area .

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Variable Checkerspot Euphydryas chalcedona

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kevinhintsa

Date

April 24, 2015 04:01 PM PDT

Description

Perkins Canyon area .

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Lorquin's Admiral Limenitis lorquini

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kevinhintsa

Date

April 24, 2015 02:33 PM PDT

Description

Perkins Canyon area .

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California Tortoiseshell Nymphalis californica

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kevinhintsa

Date

April 24, 2015 02:16 PM PDT

Description

Thanks to Hank for enlarging this . This sighting was in Perkins Canyon area . Fresh individual .

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Edith’s Checkerspot Euphydryas editha

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kevinhintsa

Date

April 24, 2015 11:05 AM PDT

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Forest Sharp-tailed Snake Contia longicaudae

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laurelgriffiths

Date

April 24, 2015 01:27 PM PDT

Description

Common sharp tailed snake