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Observer

th0th

Date

December 22, 2014

Description

Found on a rock wall along the road. Leaves 2.6 - 3.2 mm long, narrowly lanceolate from an ovate plicate base.

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Observer

th0th

Date

December 22, 2014

Description

Dense green cushion on a rocky wall beside the road.

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What

Narrow Mushroom-headed Liverwort Preissia quadrata

Observer

th0th

Date

December 22, 2014

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No photos or sounds

What

American Robin Turdus migratorius

Observer

bjoelle

Date

January 9, 2015

Description

Saw from afar through binoculars perched on a high dead snag. It was solo but according to the naturalists, there could/should have been many more

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No photos or sounds

What

Jewelled Amanita Amanita gemmata

Observer

bjoelle

Date

January 10, 2015

Description

This morning I saw a young Coccora coming up under the Manzanita just behind the Schoolhouse Flat pullout.

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No photos or sounds

What

blue wild rye Elymus glaucus

Observer

bjoelle

Date

January 9, 2015

Description

Along the smaller trails leading up to the Lookout

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

California fescue Festuca californica

Observer

bjoelle

Date

January 9, 2015

Description

Along the smaller trails leading up to the Lookout.

Photos / Sounds

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What

manzanita Genus Arctostaphylos

Observer

bjoelle

Date

January 9, 2015

Description

Unknown variety. Smaller shrubs, possibly sprouted after the fire 10 years ago. Many are in bloom or almost in bloom. Various insects including smaller (native?) bees looking for nectar.

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No photos or sounds

What

California Bay Umbellularia californica

Observer

bjoelle

Date

January 9, 2015

Description

In bloom. Smaller species, probably sprouted after the fire ten years ago.

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What

Milk Maids Cardamine californica

Observer

bjoelle

Date

January 9, 2015

Description

First wildflower the ecologist saw blooming this year.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus

Observer

bjoelle

Date

January 9, 2015

Description

From the top of the hill where we had lunch, we could hear and see a Pileated at work on an old bent snag. Seen very clearly through binoculars.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Acorn Woodpecker Melanerpes formicivorus

Observer

bjoelle

Date

January 9, 2015

Description

Several acorn woodpeckers guarding their cache/granary trees in the burned snags along Pine Flat Road.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus

Observer

bjoelle

Date

January 9, 2015

Description

Hermit Thrush solo by the bridge. Heard the call first. Was hopping and hiding in the fallen snags alongside the creek bed.

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What

Western Pixie-cup Cladonia asahinae

Observer

th0th

Date

December 30, 2014

Description

Growing on mossy rocks in full sun. Podetia PD+ red

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What

Jerusalem Crickets Genus Stenopelmatus

Observer

th0th

Date

December 27, 2014

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Observer

th0th

Date

December 26, 2014

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What

Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii

Observer

th0th

Date

December 21, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Crayfishes Superfamily Astacoidea

Observer

sterling

Date

December 11, 2014 09:40 AM PST

Description

Recent flooding left a bunch of crayfish stranded after a creek overflowed near the pond.

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What

Double-crested cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

Observer

th0th

Date

December 6, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Osprey Pandion haliaetus

Observer

th0th

Date

November 26, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Mountain Quail Oreortyx pictus

Observer

vnsankar

Date

August 24, 2013

Description

A small covey of Mountain Quail observed running/flying off of the side of the road and into dense brush and pine.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Sugar Pine Pinus lambertiana

Observer

vnsankar

Date

August 17, 2013

Description

Good numbers of Sugar Pine observed mixed in with Ponderosa Pine forest at the Geothermal Plant entrance on Ford Flat Road.

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What

Assassin bug Family Reduviidae

Observer

edoswalt

Date

November 11, 2014 08:32 AM PST

Place

Lupitopia (Google, OSM)

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What

western fence lizard Sceloporus occidentalis

Observer

sterling

Date

October 11, 2014 01:36 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Perching Birds Order Passeriformes

Observer

sterling

Date

October 11, 2014 02:58 PM PDT

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What

common buckeye Junonia coenia

Observer

sterling

Date

October 11, 2014 03:07 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

black-tailed jack rabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

sterling

Date

October 11, 2014 03:03 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Edwards' Glassy-wing Moth Pseudohemihyalea edwardsii

Observer

sterling

Date

October 15, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

Observer

tbellize

Date

May 16, 2014 12:22 PM PDT

Description

Anybody know what kind of caterpillar this is.

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Observer

couleeca

Date

May 4, 2014 12:55 PM PDT

Description

Modini Preserve, above Little Sulphur Creek and below Red Hill. Frequent clumps and patches of this pale iris.

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