My guess is Arctostaphylos canescens.
Sitting on a volunteer squash growing out of our compost heap.
Antennae as a unit rotate back and forth 90 degrees.
A fisherman just brought this this in. It was about 15" long.
This turtle is in the lower left of the picture.
2 large gopher snakes mating
These flowers have spread up and down the street. Found in planter strip.
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.