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Common Eastern Bumblebee Bombus impatiens

Observer

justcennet

Date

July 29, 2015 03:16 PM EDT

Place

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Description

Feeding on Queen Anne's Lace

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American Toad Anaxyrus americanus

Observer

justcennet

Date

July 14, 2015 10:45 AM EDT

Place

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Description

Got stuck on wet, slippery 6 inch plate during drizzle. Tiny.

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Compass Plant Silphium laciniatum

Observer

justcennet

Date

July 14, 2015 10:40 AM EDT

Place

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Description

Blooming in planted prairie strip

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rattlesnake master Eryngium yuccifolium

Observer

justcennet

Date

July 14, 2015 10:34 AM EDT

Place

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Description

In a planted prairie strip

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Viceroy Limenitis archippus

Observer

justcennet

Date

July 8, 2015 02:30 PM EDT

Place

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Description

Drinking from puddles. Helio-tropism displays.

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Northern Short-tailed Shrew Blarina brevicauda

Observer

justcennet

Date

July 6, 2015 06:16 PM EDT

Place

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Description

Cat predation left his remains on our lawn. Illustration of why cats should be indoors only.

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Giant Resin Bee Megachile sculpturalis

Observer

justcennet

Date

July 4, 2015 10:51 AM EDT

Place

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Description

Another giant resin bee. These bees are monstrous in size! Feeding on hosta, inserting "tongue" into flower base, not entering flower opening.

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Eastern Milkweed Longhorn Beetle Tetraopes tetrophthalmus

Observer

justcennet

Date

June 29, 2015 10:20 AM EDT

Place

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Description

Found in our prairie strip

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Observer

justcennet

Date

June 29, 2015 09:57 AM EDT

Place

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Description

Found during weed trimming. Did not observe the food plant. Anyone know the ID?

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Tall Thimbleweed Anemone virginiana

Observer

justcennet

Date

June 29, 2015 09:35 AM EDT

Place

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Description

Blooming as a volunteer in our prairie.

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Purple Coneflower Echinacea purpurea

Observer

justcennet

Date

June 29, 2015 09:13 AM EDT

Place

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Description

First blooms on this date...

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

Observer

justcennet

Date

June 20, 2015 04:43 PM EDT

Description

Hurricane Bill is bringing lots of water to Ohio. Bedraggled Vulture not finding much sun to dry wings!

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Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles Superfamily Elateroidea

Observer

justcennet

Date

June 18, 2015 06:35 PM EDT

Place

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Description

Soldier beetle on privet flowers.

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Northern Two-lined Salamander Eurycea bislineata

Observer

shaunmichael

Date

January 4, 2008 08:02 PM CST

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Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias

Observer

justcennet

Date

June 6, 2015 03:04 PM EDT

Place

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Description

2015 in the Great Blue Heron rookery: 67 active nests! (Photo from google earth.) Concerned about development.

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Cottontail Rabbits Genus Sylvilagus

Observer

justcennet

Date

June 5, 2015 08:26 AM EDT

Description

Eastern Cottontail, grazing but alert to my presence...

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English Plantain Plantago lanceolata

Observer

justcennet

Date

May 29, 2015 10:54 AM EDT

Description

Common in lawns and oldfields throughout the area. Preferred food for Buckeye butterfly larvae.

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Ragwort Jacobaea vulgaris

Observer

justcennet

Date

May 28, 2015 08:26 AM EDT

Description

Ragwort is filling many farm fields in the area, crowding out other plants and taking over. This specimen found in an area where Daisy Fleabane (native) formerly populated area.

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Daisy Fleabane Erigeron strigosus

Observer

justcennet

Date

May 29, 2015 10:44 AM EDT

Description

Daisy Fleabane was used in straw beds in pioneer days, to repel pests, hence the name. Here, Tansy Ragwort (the yellow flower in the photo), a very agressive invasive, is crowding it out.

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Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus

Observer

grapeeye

Date

March 2, 2015

Place

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Description

Sitting in a tree in a residential area

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Observer

justcennet

Date

May 27, 2015 07:07 PM EDT

Description

Cat-tails releasing seed. Not sure if this is Typha hybrid or broad leaf cat-tail.

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Red Admiral Vanessa atalanta

Observer

justcennet

Date

May 23, 2015 02:48 PM EDT

Place

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Description

Feeding on flowers of invasive Dame's Rocket in afternoon sun, with occasional displays of heliotropism.

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Bloodroot Sanguinaria canadensis

Observer

justcennet

Date

April 16, 2015

Place

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Description

Bloodroot in bloom. Blossoms close at night. Collected from my father's farm in the 1980's, now in my woodland wildflower garden.

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Virginia Bluebells Mertensia virginica

Observer

justcennet

Date

May 10, 2015

Place

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Description

Virginia Bluebells, transplanted from my father's farm.

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Garlic Mustard Alliaria petiolata

Observer

justcennet

Date

May 8, 2015

Description

Garlic mustard, an agressive invasive plant, is growing in the mitigation area near the New Albany Plain Local Schoolbus compound.

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Great Egret Ardea alba

Observer

justcennet

Date

April 27, 2015

Place

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Description

Great Egret seen daily in a 3 week period, starting 4-27-15. Had a yellow beak/dark legs. There at 7 AM & leave when residents began walking dogs (8:30 to 9:00 AM). Twice seen in another wetland not far from the early morning site.

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Jack-in-the-pulpit Arisaema triphyllum

Observer

justcennet

Date

May 9, 2015

Place

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Description

Single Jack-in-the-Pulpit in our woodland wildflower garden, transplanted from father's farm in Morrow County, near Marengo

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Holarctic treefrogs Genus Hyla

Observer

justcennet

Date

May 9, 2015

Description

During a gentle rain shower, this little Hyla showed up on a church parking lot. (bad photo, used headlights)

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Eastern Red-backed Salamander Plethodon cinereus

Observer

jpalus

Date

April 14, 2015 02:51 PM EDT

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twinleaf Jeffersonia diphylla

Observer

jpalus

Date

April 14, 2015 02:44 PM EDT