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Grey Fox Urocyon cinereoargenteus

Observer

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Date

April 26, 2015

Description

Released after a night in the slammer...

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Western Pondhawk Erythemis collocata

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Date

April 25, 2015

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Bluegill Lepomis macrochirus

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Date

April 25, 2015

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Eight-spotted Skimmer Libellula forensis

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Date

April 25, 2015

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Green Heron Butorides virescens

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Date

April 25, 2015

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Spotted Sandpiper Actitis macularius

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Date

April 25, 2015

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Common Whitetail Plathemis lydia

Observer

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Date

April 25, 2015

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Cardinal Meadowhawk Sympetrum illotum

Observer

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Date

April 25, 2015

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Torrey's melicgrass Melica torreyana

Observer

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Date

April 22, 2015

Description

Fertile florets 1, spikelets 3 mm long, palea almost as long as lemma, upper glume 3 veined.

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slender wild oat Avena barbata

Observer

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Date

April 22, 2015

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Western Blacklegged Tick Genus Ixodes

Observer

dave-barry

Date

April 22, 2015

Description

My Earth Day contribution pulling 2 ticks out of my neck and waist!

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Soft chess Bromus hordeaceus

Observer

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Date

April 21, 2015

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purple needlegrass Nassella pulchra

Observer

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Date

April 21, 2015

Description

Awns 7 - 8 cm long. Lower glumes 18 - 19 mm long. Although these florets are only about 0.8 mm wide. Found on serpentine.

This is the California state grass

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Emma's Dancer Argia emma

Observer

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Date

April 19, 2015

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Emma's Dancer Argia emma

Observer

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Date

April 19, 2015

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Pacific clubtail Gomphus kurilis

Observer

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Date

April 19, 2015

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Painted Lady Vanessa cardui

Observer

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Date

April 19, 2015

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California Darner Rhionaeschna californica

Observer

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Date

April 19, 2015

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Brome fescue Vulpia bromoides

Observer

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Date

April 19, 2015

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red fescue Festuca rubra

Observer

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Date

April 19, 2015

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Little quaking grass Briza minor

Observer

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Date

April 19, 2015

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Rattlesnake grass Briza maxima

Observer

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Date

April 19, 2015

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What

foxtail barley Hordeum murinum ssp. leporinum

Observer

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Date

April 19, 2015

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perennial ryegrass Lolium perenne

Observer

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Date

April 19, 2015

Description

According to Smith, "Grasses of California" this species now includes L. multiflorum and L. rigidum, and is synonymous with Festuca perennis.

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Hairy chess Bromus commutatus

Observer

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Date

April 18, 2015

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California Sister Adelpha californica

Observer

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Date

April 17, 2015

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eggleaf spurge Euphorbia oblongata

Observer

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Date

April 16, 2015

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Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus

Observer

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Date

April 16, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

After a brief rest in the trees, two of these beauties spent some time circling high overhead.

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

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Date

April 16, 2015

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Pacific ninebark Physocarpus capitatus

Observer

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Date

April 15, 2015