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Northern California Black Walnut Juglans hindsii

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bjoelle

Date

April 20, 2015 08:51 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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kestrel

Date

April 19, 2015 03:23 PM PDT

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Variable Checkerspot Euphydryas chalcedona

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kestrel

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April 19, 2015 01:48 PM PDT

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Southern Alligator Lizard Elgaria multicarinata

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kestrel

Date

April 19, 2015 01:12 PM PDT

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Coast Range triteleia Triteleia lugens

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abr

Date

April 18, 2015 04:00 PM PDT

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(Somewhere...)

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abr

Date

April 18, 2015 02:38 PM PDT

Place

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Black Soldier Fly Hermetia illucens

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icosahedron

Date

April 19, 2015 12:48 PM PDT

Description

Sitting on a volunteer squash growing out of our compost heap.

Antennae as a unit rotate back and forth 90 degrees.

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Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus

Observer

richardwasson

Date

April 19, 2015

Description

A fisherman just brought this this in. It was about 15" long.

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Mule's Ears Genus Wyethia

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nelruzam

Date

April 19, 2015 09:09 AM PDT

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Western pond turtle Actinemys marmorata

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richardwasson

Date

April 16, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

This turtle is in the lower left of the picture.

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Sweet Peas and Vetchlings Genus Lathyrus

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nelruzam

Date

April 19, 2015 09:13 AM PDT

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Pipevine Swallowtail Butterfly Battus philenor

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laceypantalones

Date

April 18, 2015 01:01 PM PDT

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Pipevine Swallowtail Butterfly Battus philenor

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laceypantalones

Date

April 18, 2015 12:48 PM PDT

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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laceypantalones

Date

April 18, 2015 01:40 PM PDT

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icosahedron

Date

April 18, 2015 12:45 PM PDT

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Sweet Fennel Foeniculum vulgare

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richardwasson

Date

April 18, 2015

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Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

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richardwasson

Date

April 18, 2015

Description

Making ID on the red patch in his head.

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gopher snakes Genus Pituophis

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redwoodray

Date

April 18, 2015

Description

2 large gopher snakes mating

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Pinkladies Oenothera speciosa

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richardwasson

Date

April 18, 2015

Description

These flowers have spread up and down the street. Found in planter strip.

Plants

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Plants Kingdom Plantae

Observer

richardwasson

Date

April 18, 2015

Description

This was growing on top of the pond.

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Western Pond Turtle Actinemys marmorata

Observer

richardwasson

Date

April 18, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Could not get a good picture of his head.

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richardwasson

Date

April 18, 2015

Description

These small galls just covered this wild rose plant. The best guess is Spiny Leaf Gall Wasp, taken from "Field guide to Plant Galls of California and other Western States", Ron Russo.

http://bugguide.net/node/view/192557
another site to look at.

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Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus

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richardwasson

Date

April 18, 2015

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coast clover Trifolium wormskioldii

Observer

richardwasson

Date

April 18, 2015

Description

Plant about 3" high.

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Pacific Clubtail Gomphus kurilis

Observer

richardwasson

Date

April 18, 2015

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Chicory Cichorium intybus

Observer

richardwasson

Date

April 18, 2015

Description

Plant was about 2' high.

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richardwasson

Date

April 18, 2015

Description

I have a few caterpillars from a pairing of a wild male and a raised female.
The ova hatched a few weeks ago and I have been feeding them on manzanita. Will release them when they emerged next year.

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Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

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richardwasson

Date

April 17, 2015

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Western Scrub Jay Aphelocoma californica

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richardwasson

Date

April 17, 2015

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Oregon Junco Junco hyemalis ssp. oreganus

Observer

richardwasson

Date

April 17, 2015