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Red Swamp Crawfish Procambarus clarkii

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direbecca

Date

September 2, 2015

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Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

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direbecca

Date

September 2, 2015

Description

Two individuals here.

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Snowy Egret Egretta thula

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direbecca

Date

September 2, 2015

Description

Two observed/pictured (across lake from each other).

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Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

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direbecca

Date

September 2, 2015

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California Ground Squirrel Otospermophilus beecheyi

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direbecca

Date

September 2, 2015

Description

Large colony (near picnic area - note the peanut).

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Domestic Dog Canis familiaris

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direbecca

Date

September 2, 2015

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Blue-eyed Darner Rhionaeschna multicolor

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dave-barry

Date

September 2, 2015

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Blue Dasher Pachydiplax longipennis

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dave-barry

Date

September 2, 2015

Description

male

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Tule Bluet Enallagma carunculatum

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dave-barry

Date

September 2, 2015

Description

male

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Western Fence Lizard Sceloporus occidentalis

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dave-barry

Date

September 2, 2015

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Black and Yellow Mud Dauber Sceliphron caementarium

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dave-barry

Date

September 2, 2015

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Dotted Blue Euphilotes enoptes

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dave-barry

Date

September 2, 2015
Plants

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Plants Kingdom Plantae

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troyboy_jr

Date

September 1, 2015 02:23 PM PDT

Description

I cannot identify the species of this tree. Every year around the middle of summer, it bears large, spherical buds that drop from the tree all over our driveway. The outside is soft and there is a large, hard nut inside.

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Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo

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richardwasson

Date

September 1, 2015

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Gulf Fritillary Agraulis vanillae

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dave-barry

Date

August 30, 2015
Insects

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Insects Class Insecta

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doria93

Date

August 29, 2015 03:02 PM PDT

Description

Swallow tail mating

Insects

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Insects Class Insecta

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doria93

Date

August 29, 2015 02:42 PM PDT

Description

Swallow tail butterflies trying to mate.

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Jimsonweeds Genus Datura

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richardwasson

Date

August 28, 2015

Description

This looks like a native but was growing in someone's yard. Note the fruiting bodies in the second picture.

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richardwasson

Date

August 28, 2015

Description

Most likely a cynipid wasp.

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richardwasson

Date

August 28, 2015

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Coast Redwood Sequoia sempervirens

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direbecca

Date

August 25, 2015

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evelynch

Date

August 2, 2015

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hummingbird sage Salvia spathacea

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evelynch

Date

August 2, 2015

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western dogwood Cornus sericea ssp. occidentalis

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direbecca

Date

August 25, 2015

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Redshank Persicaria maculosa

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direbecca

Date

August 25, 2015

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devil's beggartick Bidens frondosa

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direbecca

Date

August 25, 2015

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Honey Bee Apis mellifera

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direbecca

Date

August 25, 2015

Description

Many bees in large patch of White Sweetclover.

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white sweetclover Melilotus albus

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direbecca

Date

August 25, 2015

Description

Large patch full of Honey Bees.

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Duskywings Genus Erynnis

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direbecca

Date

August 25, 2015

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California Lady Beetle Coccinella californica

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direbecca

Date

August 25, 2015