Ray-finned Fishes

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fish Class Actinopterygii

Observer

sheldonholness

Date

September 13, 2014

Description

Big Fish I like the eyes very big

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Observer

sumaiyasayem

Date

September 25, 2014

Description

rarely seen in Canada. black body with grey neck. Mostly seen in South Asian countries. makes really annoying noise

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Trumpeter swan Cygnus buccinator

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 21, 2014

Description

This Trumpeter Swan is completely white, though its head and neck is stained with a rusty yellowish colour. The bill has pink tint, legs and feet are yellow.

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Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

Colias has a shade of yellow along its body. Its upper sides feature black borders (usually solid in males).

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Ladybugs Family Coccinellidae

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

Small red/orange lady bug found outside a forest.

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Japanese Beetle Popillia japonica

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

Japanese Beetle found on a leaf outside the forest with unique colouring on its body, emerald green, black and brown.

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Spiders Order Araneae

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

A small brown spider with dots along its legs, its borrowed in a leaf waiting or its prey.

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burdock Genus Arctium

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

Brown and round with small prickly needle like

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Autumn Meadowhawk Sympetrum vicinum

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

3 Autumn Meadowhawk latched on to each other. They are tiny, with a length of 12 to 15 mm. It is mottled brown in color. The abdomen has several large hooks along the top. This species has bigger eyes than other members of this genus.

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House Sparrow Passer domesticus

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

Small Brown House Sparrow. This House Sparrow has a chunky, fuller chest, with a larger, rounded head, shorter tail, and stouter bill. Plain buffy-brown overall with dingy gray-brown bottom. Their backs are noticeably striped with buff, black, and brown.

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Gilled Mushrooms Order Agaricales

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

Small flat head white mushroom

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Milkweeds Genus Asclepias

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

A large green plant with small soft hairs.

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Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

The Great Blue Heron is the largest heron in North America. It stands three or four feet tall and has a wingspan of almost six feet. It has blue-gray feathers on most of its body and a plume of feathers on its chest and back. It has a long, pointed yellow bill and long legs.

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

The Canada goose (Branta canadensis) is a goose with a black head and neck, white patches on the face, and a brown body.

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Eastern Painted Turtle Chrysemys picta

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

Eastern Painted Turtles are water turtles. They can grow up to nine inches long. They are black with smooth, flattened shells. The top part of this turtle's shell is called a carapace. The carapace has many small plates called scutes. The Eastern Painted Turtle has thick lines between its scutes. This turtle also has red markings around the edges of its carapace. It also has orange/yellow stripes along around its head/neck.

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Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

Red-eared Slider, which looks similar to the painted turtle. The carapace (top shell) of the Red-eared Slider is higher domed than that of the Painted Turtle. This Slider has yellow marginal scutes, a yellow plastron covered in dark, blotchy markings, and a red ear mark located just behind the eye. The head, neck, and legs are greenish with yellow stripes. The olive/brown carapace has yellow and black longitudinal bands and stripes.

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Dicots Class Magnoliopsida

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

Small Red Berry.

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Mossy Maze Polypore Cerrena unicolor

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

Dark Brown on the inside, light brown in the middle with white tips.

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Eastern Gray Squirrel Sciurus carolinensis

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

Eastern grey squirrels are medium sized tree squirrels. The fur on its back ranges from grizzled dark grey to pale grey and slight red tones. Its ears are pale grey to white and the tail is white to pale grey.

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Gilled Mushrooms Order Agaricales

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

Tiny Orange Mushroom and round like a small berry.

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Common Eastern Bumblebee Bombus impatiens

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

Bumblebees have round bodies covered in soft hair, called pile, making them appear and feel fuzzy. Black/yellow, they are best distinguished from similarly large, fuzzy bees by the form of the female hind leg, which is modified to form a pollen basket.

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Hornets and Paper Wasps Family Vespidae

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

Yellow hornets may be best described as long, black and yellow, heavy-bodied wasps about ¾" long.

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Great Mullein Verbascum thapsus

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

Long green plant with smaller little round plants.

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Ferussac's Orange Soled Snail Arion hortensis

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Description

Dark brown/greyish slug with black stripe.

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Sweetbread Mushroom Clitopilus prunulus

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 21, 2014

Description

Large round white mushroom

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Spiders Order Araneae

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 26, 2014

Place

Box grove (Google, OSM)

Description

Fuzy orange spider with black bottom.

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Potter Wasps Subfamily Eumeninae

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 21, 2014

Description

Small Wasp with black body and light brown wings.

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Gilled Mushrooms Order Agaricales

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 21, 2014

Description

Very tiny light brown mushrooms growing onto of a dead tree. Have small dark brown dots all over the top.

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Green Algae Phylum Chlorophyta

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 21, 2014

Description

Small Green Algae forming above water on a stone.

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Bull Thistle Cirsium vulgare

Observer

muratsami

Date

September 21, 2014

Place

Box grove (Google, OSM)

Description

Stems are erect, widely branched and short-hairy. The middle and upper stems of large plants with narrow, very spiny leaf-like wings running lengthwise.