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richardwasson

Date

March 5, 2015

Description

This was in a park lawn, it was the only flower in bloom. The dia. was about 3/4" of an inch and it was about 5" tall.

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shelldog12

Date

March 1, 2015

Description

This insect is about 1" long and likes to burrow in soil. It's head is a reddish-brown color and it's abdomen is a mottled grayish white.

Currious to know what it is, a student brought it in today! :)

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Western Scrub Jay Aphelocoma californica

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richardwasson

Date

March 3, 2015

Description

There a pair making a nest and pulling the coconut husk from my hanging plant holders.

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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richardwasson

Date

March 3, 2015

Description

There were a pair of these under a juniper tree.

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icosahedron

Date

February 26, 2015 10:47 AM PST

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Oak Titmouse Baeolophus inornatus

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richardwasson

Date

March 2, 2015

Description

In a redwood tree.

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Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos

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richardwasson

Date

March 2, 2015

Description

On the wire trying to run the pigeons off.

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Band-tailed Pigeon Patagioenas fasciata

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richardwasson

Date

March 2, 2015

Description

There were a flock of these just now feeding in a Privet tree. Just a little too far for my camera.

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Bilobed Looper Moth Autographa biloba

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icosahedron

Date

March 1, 2015 02:13 PM PST

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Gulf Fritillary Agraulis vanillae

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icosahedron

Date

March 1, 2015 01:57 PM PST

Description

Saw these in abundance last summer; but never found any larvae.

Today's sightings of numerous adults in two neighborhood yards graced with blue passionflowers suggests that they did breed successfully in '14.

Two individuals in this post; possibly male and female?

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Mugwort Artemisia vulgaris

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laceypantalones

Date

February 28, 2015 03:20 PM PST

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Bewick's Wren Thryomanes bewickii

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dave-barry

Date

February 28, 2015

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Acorn woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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dave-barry

Date

February 28, 2015

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Western Grey Squirrel Sciurus griseus

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dave-barry

Date

February 28, 2015

Description

Stealing acorns from an acorn woodpecker granary.

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Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

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dave-barry

Date

February 28, 2015

Description

male

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California Pipevine Swallowtail Battus philenor ssp. hirsuta

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dave-barry

Date

February 28, 2015

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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dave-barry

Date

February 28, 2015

Description

cock.

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California Quail Callipepla californica

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dave-barry

Date

February 28, 2015

Description

hen

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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dave-barry

Date

February 28, 2015

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Mute Swan Cygnus olor

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dave-barry

Date

February 28, 2015

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Western pond Turtle Actinemys marmorata

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dave-barry

Date

February 28, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Myrtle Warbler Setophaga coronata ssp. coronata

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dave-barry

Date

February 28, 2015

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Chestnut-backed Chickadee Poecile rufescens

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dave-barry

Date

February 28, 2015

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Bushtit Psaltriparus minimus

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dave-barry

Date

February 28, 2015

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Black-tailed Jack Rabbit Lepus californicus

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pkleeman

Date

February 28, 2015 02:33 PM PST

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Douglas iris Iris douglasiana

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gofargogo

Date

February 28, 2015 12:58 PM PST

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Baby Blue Eyes Nemophila menziesii

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direbecca

Date

February 26, 2015

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direbecca

Date

February 26, 2015

Description

Large stand of this flower on a rocky hillside.

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Miner's Lettuce Claytonia perfoliata

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direbecca

Date

February 26, 2015

Description

Flowering

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Grasshopper Family Acrididae

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direbecca

Date

February 26, 2015