Photos / Sounds

What

Corallorhiza maculata

Observer

brewbooks

Date

May 2, 2015 10:38 AM PDT

Place

Shoreline, Washington, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Corallorhiza maculata (spotted coralroot) emerging
There was a population of about 25 plants emerging in this area, under mature Douglas Fir trees.

Two of last years plants are also present.

Boeing Creek Shoreview Park

Photos / Sounds

What

Spotted Coralroot Corallorhiza maculata

Observer

brewbooks

Date

May 2, 2015 10:57 AM PDT

Place

Shoreline, Washington, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Corallorhiza maculata (spotted coralroot) flowering. Growing under Douglas Fir, among salal along an open area along the trail.

Boeing Creek Shoreview Park

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Photos / Sounds

What

Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus

Observer

brewbooks

Date

May 2, 2015 09:05 AM PDT

Place

Shoreline, Washington, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Pileated Woodpecker (Dryocopus pileatus) pecking away and then listening.

Boeing Creek Shoreview Park

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bracket Fungi Family Polyporaceae

Observer

brewbooks

Date

May 2, 2015 10:42 AM PDT

Place

Shoreline, Washington, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Polyporaceae (Bracket Fungi) growing on a tree root.
Boeing Creek Shoreview Park
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Photos / Sounds

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What

Cattails Genus Typha

Observer

brewbooks

Date

May 2, 2015 09:47 AM PDT

Place

Shoreline, Washington, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Typha genus ?
Boeing Creek Shoreview Park

CattailIMG_20150502_094707

Photos / Sounds

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What

Corallorhiza maculata

Observer

brewbooks

Date

May 2, 2015 11:59 AM PDT

Place

Shoreline, Washington, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Corallorhiza maculata (spotted coralroot) emerging

Boeing Creek Shoreview Park
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Photos / Sounds

What

Bracket Fungi Family Polyporaceae

Observer

brewbooks

Date

May 2, 2015 10:19 AM PDT

Place

Shoreline, Washington, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Polyporaceae (Bracket Fungi)

Boeing Creek Shoreview Park
FungiIMG_20150502_101933

Photos / Sounds

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What

Lady Fern Athyrium filix-femina

Observer

brewbooks

Date

May 2, 2015 10:12 AM PDT

Place

Shoreline, Washington, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Athyrium filix-femina (lady fern) on the bank of Boeing Creek.

Boeing Creek Shoreview Park
LadyFernIMG_20150502_101159

Photos / Sounds

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What

Redwood-sorrel Oxalis oregana

Observer

brewbooks

Date

May 2, 2015 10:39 AM PDT

Place

Shoreline, Washington, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Oxalis oregana (redwood sorrel)
Boeing Creek Shoreview Park

OXOR IMG_20150502_103900

Photos / Sounds

What

Pacific Banana Slug Ariolimax columbianus

Observer

brewbooks

Date

May 2, 2015 10:19 AM PDT

Place

Shoreline, Washington, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Ariolimax columbianus (Banana Slug) in leaf litter
Boeing Creek Shoreview Park

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Photos / Sounds

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What

Starflower Trientalis borealis

Observer

brewbooks

Date

May 2, 2015 09:38 AM PDT

Place

Shoreline, Washington, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Trientalis borealis (Starflower)

Boeing Creek Shoreview Park

StarFlowerIMG_20150502_093841

Photos / Sounds

What

Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii

Observer

brewbooks

Date

May 2, 2015 08:31 AM PDT

Place

Shoreline, Washington, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Ensatina eschscholtzii
We were happy to find this, under a piece of flat bark.
They are interesting creatures, they lack lungs - instead they breathe through their skin.
The eggs develop and hatch as small adults, they have no larval period in water.
Reference
http://www1.dnr.wa.gov/nhp/refdesk/herp/html/4enes.html
Boeing Creek Shoreview Park

Photos / Sounds

What

Pacific trillium Trillium ovatum

Observer

brewbooks

Date

May 2, 2015 10:25 AM PDT

Place

Shoreline, Washington, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Trillium ovatum - one of three we saw today
Boeing Creek Shoreview Park
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Photos / Sounds

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What

Pacific trillium Trillium ovatum

Observer

brewbooks

Date

May 2, 2015 10:52 AM PDT

Place

Shoreline, Washington, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Trillium ovatum - one of three we saw today
Boeing Creek Shoreview Park

TROV IMG_20150502_105219

Photos / Sounds

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What

Unidentifed yew species?

Observer

sacredseattlecedar

Date

May 2, 2015 04:21 PM PDT

Place

47.5746..., -122.31... (Google, OSM)

Description

Found underneath a bunch of black cottonwoods and big leaf maples

Photos / Sounds

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What

Unidentified plant

Observer

sacredseattlecedar

Date

May 2, 2015 11:21 AM PDT

Place

47.5266..., -122.26... (Google, OSM)

Description

Growing with thimbleberry, dull oregon grape, salal, sword fern and bracken fern under a big leaf maple, a red alder and a douglas fir

Photos / Sounds

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What

Something...

Observer

devanlarson

Date

May 1, 2015 05:26 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Found on bank of a drainage channel. Shadow Lake nature preserve in Renton, WA

Photos / Sounds

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What

Unidentified insect

Observer

sacredseattlecedar

Date

May 1, 2015 10:15 PM PDT

Place

47.5750..., -122.31... (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

unidentified mushroom

Observer

sacredseattlecedar

Date

May 1, 2015 10:14 PM PDT

Place

47.5750..., -122.31... (Google, OSM)

Description

Found on the side of the road, growing out of wood chips

Photos / Sounds

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What

Unidentified mushroom

Observer

sacredseattlecedar

Date

May 1, 2015 10:14 PM PDT

Place

47.5753..., -122.31... (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

?

Observer

jnhartman

Date

April 30, 2015 04:58 PM PDT

Place

47.6723..., -122.30... (Google, OSM)

Description

Small, white fungi(?) on fallen branch found in a cluster. Each one has small pore-like dots

Photos / Sounds

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What

Unknown wildflower

Observer

sacredseattlecedar

Date

April 30, 2015 04:19 PM PDT

Place

47.4805..., -122.30... (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Horse Chestnut Aesculus hippocastanum

Observer

sacredseattlecedar

Date

April 30, 2015 04:19 PM PDT

Place

47.4805..., -122.30... (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rubus ursinus

Observer

sacredseattlecedar

Date

April 30, 2015 04:19 PM PDT

Place

47.4805..., -122.30... (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rubus ursinus

Observer

sacredseattlecedar

Date

April 30, 2015 04:19 PM PDT

Place

47.4804..., -122.30... (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Unknown Yew Specimen

Observer

sacredseattlecedar

Date

April 30, 2015 04:19 PM PDT

Place

47.4804..., -122.30... (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

vine maple Acer circinatum

Observer

sacredseattlecedar

Date

April 30, 2015 04:19 PM PDT

Place

47.4790..., -122.30... (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Staghorn Sumac Bark

Observer

sacredseattlecedar

Date

April 30, 2015 04:19 PM PDT

Place

47.4797..., -122.30... (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Staghorn Sumac Rhus typhina

Observer

sacredseattlecedar

Date

April 30, 2015 04:19 PM PDT

Place

47.4797..., -122.30... (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Rubus ursinus?

Observer

sacredseattlecedar

Date

April 30, 2015 04:19 PM PDT

Place

47.4788..., -122.30... (Google, OSM)

Description

Found in a recently brush cut patch of Himalayan Blackberry underneath an unidentified confier and a couple of Red Alders

Photos / Sounds

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What

Unidentified mushroom

Observer

golden123

Date

April 27, 2015

Place

Yesler Swamp, Seattle (Google, OSM)

Description

A very small mushroom with a white base and stock. The cap is convex in shape and contains an intricate grid-like pattern.

Photos / Sounds

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What

A lichen

Observer

golden123

Date

April 27, 2015

Place

Yesler Swamp, Seattle (Google, OSM)

Description

A very common lichen, with bluish strings and commonly interspersed between moss.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Something...

Observer

horacehou

Date

April 28, 2015

Place

UBNA (Google, OSM)
Fungi

Photos / Sounds

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What

Fungi including Lichens Kingdom Fungi

Observer

horacehou

Date

April 28, 2015

Place

UBNA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Something...

Observer

horacehou

Date

April 28, 2015

Place

UBNA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Something...

Observer

horacehou

Date

April 28, 2015

Place

UBNA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Something...

Observer

ychang13

Date

April 29, 2015

Place

larsen lake, bellevue (Google, OSM)

Description

Larger patches of yellow-green moss, similar to carpet. Some longer pieces are curled out

Photos / Sounds

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What

Something...

Observer

ychang13

Date

April 29, 2015

Place

larsen lake, bellevue (Google, OSM)

Description

Fuzzy, more distinctively individual "mosslets" to conjoin the compound . Yellow green top, part attached to the tree is more brown.

Photos / Sounds

What

A tree!

Observer

katedoughty

Date

April 28, 2015

Place

Union Bay Natural Area (Google, OSM)

Description

It looks like a willow, but I can't determine the species! It doesn't have long enough leaves to be a Pacific Willow, but I do not think it is a Dogwood or Oregon Ash either. Help!

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What

Red Deadnettle Lamium purpureum

Observer

ychang13

Date

April 15, 2015

Place

lake hills, bellevue, wa (Google, OSM)

Description

A compound of vertical leaves, surface out. Purple on top of the plant, gradient down to green. Slight heart shaped leaves.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Something...

Observer

vipeters

Date

April 28, 2015

Place

Washington Arboretum (Google, OSM)

Description

The delicate, airy-looking, light green lichen on the top left side of the branch

Photos / Sounds

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What

Something...

Observer

vipeters

Date

April 28, 2015

Place

Washington Arboretum (Google, OSM)

Description

The pinkish, flaky lichen on the bottom

Photos / Sounds

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What

Something...

Observer

vipeters

Date

April 28, 2015

Place

Washington Arboretum (Google, OSM)

Description

The pea-soup colored lichen

Photos / Sounds

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What

Silverspotted Tiger Moth Lophocampa argentata

Observer

scottking

Date

April 26, 2015 02:58 PM CDT

Place

Kirkland, Washington, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Silver-spotted Tiger Moth caterpillars
on Fir
Forbes Lake Park
Kirkland, Washington

Photos / Sounds

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What

Tipula Subgenus Yamatotipula

Observer

scottking

Date

April 26, 2015 03:33 PM CDT

Place

Kirkland, Washington, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Black Crane Fly (Tipula lanei?)
Forbes Lake Park
Kirkland, Washington

Photos / Sounds

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What

Seven-spotted Ladybird Coccinella septempunctata

Observer

scottking

Date

April 26, 2015 04:01 PM CDT

Place

Kirkland, Washington, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Seven-spotted Lady Beetle
Forbes Lake Park
Kirkland, Washington

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ichneumon Wasps Family Ichneumonidae

Observer

scottking

Date

April 26, 2015 04:08 PM CDT

Place

Kirkland, Washington, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Ichneumon wasp
Forbes Lake Park
Kirkland, Washington

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bombus sylvicola

Observer

scottking

Date

April 26, 2015 03:51 PM CDT

Place

Kirkland, Washington, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Forest Bumble Bee
on Red-flowering Currant (Ribes sanguineum)
Forbes Lake Park
Kirkland, Washington

Photos / Sounds

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What

Scotch Broom Cytisus scoparius

Observer

scottking

Date

April 24, 2015 05:08 PM CDT

Place

Seattle, Washington, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Scotch Broom
Magnuson Park
Seattle, Washington

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ribes sanguineum

Observer

scottking

Date

April 26, 2015 03:51 PM CDT

Place

Kirkland, Washington, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Forest Bumble Bee
on Red-flowering Currant (Ribes sanguineum)
Forbes Lake Park
Kirkland, Washington