Had the sea star in its mouth for a good 10 minutes before flying off.
In Tidepool - missing an arm
In Flight Above Cliff. I could not ID
In Tidepool - Missing an arm
15-20 plants, all in fruit
Fewer than 10 plants
On the steps to my house. Pretended to be a rattlesnake when my dog tried to get past it; shook its tail, opened it mouth, and made a hissing sound. I moved it into the brush beside the steps.
Was sipping nectar from landscaping shrubs in office park.
Yellow flowers, milky secretion in buds.
Growing in drainage ditch in office park.
Many in the bushes along drainage ditch.
Flew as I walked through the grass.
Poor photos, but hoping the coloration is distinctive.
Sunning itself on the wooden landing in front of the marina office.
Female. Was with two males.