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Dark-eyed Junco Junco hyemalis

Observer

patrick062011

Date

March 2, 2014 04:05 PM EST

Description

I saw two male juncos in this spot. They seemed to be unafraid of me. They were also fluffing their feathers to stay warm. The two males also reacted when a played a recording of a male dark eye junco on my itouch. They first fly to my left and then behind me.

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No photos or sounds

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Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens

Observer

patrick062011

Date

February 16, 2014 03:25 PM EST

Description

I saw a female downy. She was pecking into a tree to get food.

Photos / Sounds

What

Snail

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 28, 2013 09:35 AM EDT

Description

Saw 3 snails. 2 adults, 1 young

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No photos or sounds

What

Cottontail Rabbits Genus Sylvilagus

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 28, 2013 09:48 AM EDT

Description

I saw on eating along the main trail

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No photos or sounds

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Green Frog Lithobates clamitans

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 28, 2013 09:47 AM EDT

Description

I heard multiple frogs calling. At least 4 frogs were calling.

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No photos or sounds

What

Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 28, 2013 09:46 AM EDT

Description

It was hawking for insects.

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No photos or sounds

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Firefly Beetles Superfamily Elateroidea

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 27, 2013 10:30 PM EDT

Description

I saw one firefly in the yard in my neighborhood. I saw it flashing.

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No photos or sounds

What

Bats Order Chiroptera

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 27, 2013 09:53 PM EDT

Description

I saw three bats flying around in the yard in my neighborhood. I could also hear them making a clicking sound to find their food.

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No photos or sounds

What

Cottontail Rabbits Genus Sylvilagus

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 27, 2013 09:15 PM EDT

Description

I saw three grazing in the medium right before it became the Van Dyke expressway. The weather was clearing, but it had rained earlier in the evening.

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No photos or sounds

What

Cottontail Rabbits Genus Sylvilagus

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 25, 2013 11:43 PM EDT

Description

I saw a rabbit while I was walking in my neighborhood. It was around dusk and the temp was in the high 70s or low 80s. The rabbit was feeding on plants when I came behind it. It did not move until I was parallel with it.

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No photos or sounds

What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

patrick062011

Date

May 7, 2013 07:52 AM EDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo

Observer

patrick062011

Date

May 5, 2013 09:45 PM EDT

Description

I heard what sounded to be a wild turkey in the park. The call sounded closest to the female warning call heard on my Audubon bird app

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No photos or sounds

What

Western Chorus Frog Pseudacris triseriata

Observer

patrick062011

Date

May 5, 2013 09:33 PM EDT

Description

I heard this frog in the pond behind the parking lot of the Sterling Heights Nature Center. I only heard one frog.

Insects

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Insects Class Insecta

Observer

patrick062011

Date

March 2, 2013 09:42 PM EST

Description

I saw this insect in a bathroom. It head was black and it's wing we're red with a strip of black. It was .19 inches.

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No photos or sounds

What

Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura

Observer

patrick062011

Date

March 2, 2013 04:20 PM EST

Description

I saw one mourning dove while I was walking on the trails at Riverbend Park in Shelby.

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No photos or sounds

What

Black-capped Chickadee Parus atricapillus [inactive]

Observer

patrick062011

Date

March 2, 2013 04:30 PM EST

Description

I saw a chickadee while I was walking in Riverbend Park in Shelby.

Plants

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What

Plants Kingdom Plantae

Observer

patrick062011

Date

February 4, 2013 02:19 PM EST

Description

I saw these berries on the nature trails at the Sterling Heights Nature Center. The berries were bright red and a little smaller then a blueberry. The first photo is of the berry. The second photo is of the bark from the tree that had the berries.

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Spiders Order Araneae

Observer

patrick062011

Date

February 1, 2013 08:31 PM EST

Description

I found this spider the the downstairs bathroom sink. It's body was roughly the size of a sharp pencil tip. It had light brown to tan legs and a dark brown to black body.

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What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

patrick062011

Date

January 1, 2013 04:23 PM EST

Description

In total I saw 3 male mallards and 4 female mallards. One mated pair was not in these photos. They did seem use to human feeding because they crossed the river when they saw me stop and approach the edge.

Photos / Sounds

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patrick062011

Date

November 8, 2012 07:54 AM EST

Description

I saw this chrysalis on the side of the house. I don't know if it belongs to a butterfly or moth.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

skunks Family Mephitidae

Observer

patrick062011

Date

October 31, 2012 10:34 PM EDT

Description

I saw a skunk while driving the street. It is hard to say for sure if it was a stripped skunk. It was sprinkling and at night when I saw it.

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Wolf Spiders Family Lycosidae

Observer

patrick062011

Date

October 12, 2012 10:15 PM EDT

Description

This wolf spider was at the bottom of the stairs. He was brown and black and about the size of a coffee cup lid.

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Jumping Spiders (Family Salticidae) Family Salticidae

Observer

patrick062011

Date

October 24, 2012 05:23 PM EDT

Description

This small spider was right outside the door. It maybe a little bit bigger then a pencil eraser. It was mostly black, but had some reddish or orange on it's abdomen.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Eastern Gray Squirrel Sciurus carolinensis

Observer

patrick062011

Date

September 13, 2012 12:06 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

American Goldfinch Spinus tristis

Observer

patrick062011

Date

July 16, 2012 07:13 PM EDT

Description

I saw a American Goldfinch fly up within 15 feet of me after I whistled two times.

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No photos or sounds

What

Ground Beetle Scarites subterraneus

Observer

patrick062011

Date

July 11, 2012 11:37 PM EDT

Description

I believe I saw one of these beetles outside on a drive way. When I got closer to examine it more, it got into a defensive position and even sounded like it grunted or made some kind of warning nose.

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What

Insect

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 26, 2012 10:54 AM EDT

Description

This insect was found in a house. It clearly had six legs. It's antenna we're about as long as it's body. It's color was a light shade of brown

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Honey bee Apis mellifera

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 7, 2012 08:12 AM EDT

Description

I saw 2 honey bee on this bush taking either getting the nectar or pollen. Along with the honey bees I saw two bumble bees on this bush.

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Flower

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 6, 2012 07:17 AM EDT

Description

I saw this plant on my walk through the northern Clinton river trail.

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Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

patrick062011

Date

June 6, 2012 07:44 AM EDT

Description

There were 10 ducklings with this mother mallard on the Clinton River.