Photos / Sounds

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What

Sambucus nigra

Observer

wildmarin

Date

July 14, 2014 10:34 AM PDT

Place

Pinnacles National Park (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Genus Phacelia

Observer

wildmarin

Date

July 14, 2014 10:42 AM PDT

Place

Pinnacles National Park (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Grasshoppers Suborder Caelifera

Observer

wildmarin

Date

July 14, 2014 10:47 AM PDT

Place

Pinnacles National Park (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Tarantula Hawks Genus Pepsis

Observer

wildmarin

Date

July 14, 2014 10:51 AM PDT

Place

Pinnacles National Park (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ants Family Formicidae

Observer

wildmarin

Date

July 14, 2014 11:10 AM PDT

Place

Pinnacles National Park (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Fuchsia Epilobium canum

Observer

wildmarin

Date

July 14, 2014 11:18 AM PDT

Place

Pinnacles National Park (Google, OSM)

Description

resembles Ipomopsis (llike scarlet gilia) or possibly a penstemon. common in dry creekbed.

Photos / Sounds

What

Flowering Plants Phylum Magnoliophyta

Observer

wildmarin

Date

July 14, 2014 11:20 AM PDT

Place

Pinnacles National Park (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Poppy Genus Papaver

Observer

wildmarin

Date

July 14, 2014 11:21 AM PDT

Place

Pinnacles National Park (Google, OSM)

Description

somewhat common poppy in the dry creekbed at Pinnacles; perhaps Eschscholzia caespitosa

Photos / Sounds

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What

California juniper Juniperus californica

Observer

wildmarin

Date

July 14, 2014 11:23 AM PDT

Place

Pinnacles National Park (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Genus Mahonia

Observer

wildmarin

Date

July 14, 2014 11:37 AM PDT

Place

Pinnacles National Park (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

gray pine Pinus sabiniana

Observer

wildmarin

Date

July 14, 2014 11:38 AM PDT

Place

Pinnacles National Park (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Flowering Plants Phylum Magnoliophyta

Observer

wildmarin

Date

July 14, 2014 11:52 AM PDT

Place

Pinnacles National Park (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

manzanita Genus Arctostaphylos

Observer

wildmarin

Date

July 14, 2014 11:59 AM PDT

Place

Pinnacles National Park (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pacific Madrone Arbutus menziesii

Observer

wildmarin

Date

July 14, 2014 12:01 PM PDT

Place

Pinnacles National Park (Google, OSM)

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What

Argia emma

Observer

kueda

Date

August 31, 2014 10:46 AM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

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What

Vivid Dancer Argia vivida

Observer

kueda

Date

August 31, 2014 03:50 PM PDT

Place

Marin Municipal Water District Watershed, Marin, California, United States (Google, OSM)

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What

Genus Argia

Observer

kueda

Date

August 31, 2014 03:55 PM PDT

Place

Marin Municipal Water District Watershed, Marin, California, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Another California/Aztec.

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What

Pale-faced Clubskimmer Brechmorhoga mendax

Observer

kueda

Date

August 31, 2014 11:08 AM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

Description

Netted this one while I was trying for clubtails, which were way more wily. Beautiful dragonflies, definitely patrolling riffles like the book says.

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What

Genus Enallagma

Observer

kueda

Date

August 31, 2014 10:53 AM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Rubyspot Hetaerina americana

Observer

kueda

Date

August 31, 2014 10:35 AM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

Description

My first time seeing this beauty.

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What

American Rubyspot Hetaerina americana

Observer

kueda

Date

August 31, 2014 10:43 AM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

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What

Libellula saturata

Observer

kueda

Date

August 31, 2014 10:30 AM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

Description

Probably unconfirmable from this pic, but a large, red skimmer with red washes on the inner parts of the wings. Interestingly, we saw almost no odes until this showed up, and then they started emerging. Funny how time sensitive they are. How do I find them BEFORE this time, when they're resting?

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What

Macaria adonis

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 10:52 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

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What

Family Crambidae

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 10:51 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

Description

Hindwing matches Petrophila confusalis, forewing doesn't seem to though.

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What

Family Cicadellidae

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 10:41 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ten-lined June Beetle Polyphylla decemlineata

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 10:12 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

Description

Male and female. Despite our attempts to foster romance, it was not meant to be. Adding Barry White to list of UV lighting equipment.

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What

Henricus umbrabasana

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 10:04 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

Description

Larvae feed on oak buds, MPG suggests it's nearly a CA endemic: http://mothphotographersgroup.msstate.edu/species.php?hodges=3801&state=CA

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What

Family Noctuidae

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 09:57 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

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What

Microcentrum californicum

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 10:02 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

Description

BugGuide claims it looks similar to M. rhombifolium, but that species seems to lack the dark patch on the back.

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What

Confusing Petrophila Moth Petrophila confusalis

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 09:55 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

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What

Family Pyralidae

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 09:48 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

Description

This looks a lot like Baphala pallida to me. Pretty sure it should be something at http://mothphotographersgroup.msstate.edu/fast.php?plate=13.1&sort=h&state=CA

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What

Family Tortricidae

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 09:41 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

Description

Maybe a very worn Cydia latiferreana...

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What

Leafhoppers Family Cicadellidae

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 09:39 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

Description

Many of these large (10 mm) leafhoppers, which I was initially thinking were buprestid beetles. *facepalm*. Found this nice visual key to the group, but not seeing this one.

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What

Hesperumia latipennis

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 09:35 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

Description

These big geos are kind of tricky. See notes at http://www.inaturalist.org/observations/427178.

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What

Assassin Bugs Family Reduviidae

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 09:37 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

Description

Interesting little bug. Triatoma is kind of close.

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What

Synchlora aerata

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 09:22 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

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What

Family Geometridae

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 09:24 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

Description

Something along the lines of Macaria, Digrammia, etc. http://mothphotographersgroup.msstate.edu/fast.php?plate=17&sort=h&state=CA

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What

Order Lepidoptera

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 09:16 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

Description

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What

Family Tenebrionidae

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 09:14 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

Description

Maybe Coelocnemis.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Order Lepidoptera

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 09:15 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

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What

Order Lepidoptera

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 09:14 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

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What

Order Lepidoptera

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 09:03 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

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What

Order Lepidoptera

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 09:10 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

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What

Adelphagrotis indeterminata

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 09:00 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

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What

Family Noctuidae

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 08:57 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

Description

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What

Cydia pomonella

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 08:58 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, Sonoma County, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

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What

California brickellbush Brickellia californica

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 07:47 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

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What

Genus Erigeron

Observer

kueda

Date

August 30, 2014 07:24 PM PDT

Place

Healdsburg, CA, USA (Google, OSM)

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What

Fox Squirrel Sciurus niger

Observer

gregpauly

Date

August 31, 2014 10:56 AM PDT

Place

34.0600..., -118.50... (Google, OSM)

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What

Red Beard Lichen Usnea rubicunda

Observer

metsa

Date

September 1, 2014 12:44 PM PDT

Place

Clarendon Ave., San Francisco, CA (Google, OSM)