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cjw

Date

June 28, 2015 12:31 PM PDT

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cjw

Date

August 3, 2015 06:52 AM PDT

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foggy

Date

August 2, 2015 10:46 AM PDT

Description

Reddish pink pods found on undersides of blue oak leaves. I think they're from some sort of insect, but not sure which. The individual pods are hard, have tiny hairs, and look a lot like bits of raspberry.

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Common Checkered-Skipper Pyrgus communis

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direbecca

Date

July 25, 2015

Description

Many around the insectary.

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

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direbecca

Date

July 25, 2015

Description

Three individuals here (2 pictured). 1 is leucistic.

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California Giant Salamander Dicamptodon ensatus

Observer

direbecca

Date

July 25, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Creek pooling, not flowing. About 2.5" snout to vent (from what I could see).

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Damselflies Suborder Zygoptera

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direbecca

Date

July 25, 2015

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Brown Creeper Certhia americana

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direbecca

Date

July 25, 2015

Description

Two seen/pictured here.

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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direbecca

Date

July 25, 2015

Description

2 individuals here

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Black-tailed Deer Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus

Observer

direbecca

Date

July 25, 2015

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Short-horned Grasshoppers Family Acrididae

Observer

direbecca

Date

July 25, 2015

Description

Many on path in lower elevations. (When they flew, I saw reddish coloring.)

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Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis

Observer

direbecca

Date

July 25, 2015

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Western Fence Lizard Sceloporus occidentalis

Observer

direbecca

Date

July 25, 2015

Description

3 individuals (pictured) along this rocky-edged part of path.

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Yellow Hayfield Tarplant Hemizonia congesta ssp. lutescens

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direbecca

Date

July 25, 2015

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Common Wood Nymph Cercyonis pegala

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direbecca

Date

July 25, 2015

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Spotted Towhee Pipilo maculatus

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direbecca

Date

July 25, 2015

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Funereal Duskywing Erynnis funeralis

Observer

direbecca

Date

July 18, 2015

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Hummingbirds Family Trochilidae

Observer

direbecca

Date

July 18, 2015

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Pipevine Swallowtail Battus philenor

Observer

direbecca

Date

July 18, 2015

Description

2 individuals (1 pictured)

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Monarch Danaus plexippus

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direbecca

Date

July 18, 2015

Description

3 individuals (2 pictured)

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Skipper Butterflies Superfamily Hesperioidea

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direbecca

Date

July 18, 2015

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Western Tiger Swallowtail Papilio rutulus

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direbecca

Date

July 18, 2015

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Lorquin's Admiral Limenitis lorquini

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direbecca

Date

July 18, 2015

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

Observer

direbecca

Date

July 18, 2015

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California King Snake Lampropeltis californiae

Observer

pkleeman

Date

July 19, 2015 10:28 AM PDT

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Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos

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direbecca

Date

July 17, 2015

Description

2 individuals (1 pictured)

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Common Raven Corvus corax

Observer

direbecca

Date

July 17, 2015

Description

5 individuals

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Wavy-leafed Soap Plant Chlorogalum pomeridianum

Observer

direbecca

Date

July 17, 2015

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White-tailed Kite Elanus leucurus

Observer

direbecca

Date

July 17, 2015

Description

One of 2 individuals. This one stayed perched while other flew off to hunt nearby hill/meadow.

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Flower Crab Spiders Genus Misumena

Observer

direbecca

Date

July 17, 2015

Description

Mimics the coloring of the Hayfield Tarplant so perfectly.