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Hongos Kingdom Fungi

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outlander

Date

July 12, 2008

Place

atemajac de brizuela jal (Google, OSM)

Description

hermoso color pero toxico

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Chapulines de antenas cortas Family Acrididae

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outlander

Date

October 22, 2014

Place

etzatlán jal (Google, OSM)

Description

chapulin grande de color vivo

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Genus Epilachna

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magazhu

Date

October 23, 2014

Place

Yelapa, Jalisco, Mexico (Google, OSM)

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Sphinx Moths Family Sphingidae

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magazhu

Date

October 23, 2014

Place

Yelapa, Jalisco, Mexico (Google, OSM)

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Golden Silk Orb-weaver Nephila clavipes

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magazhu

Date

October 23, 2014

Place

Yelapa, Jalisco, Mexico (Google, OSM)

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Banded Net-winged Beetle Calopteron reticulatum

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magazhu

Date

October 23, 2014

Place

Yelapa, Jalisco, Mexico (Google, OSM)

Description

About 2 cms from head to tail.

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Arthropods Phylum Arthropoda

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magazhu

Date

October 22, 2014

Place

Yelapa, Jalisco, Mexico (Google, OSM)

Description

About 5 cm from head to tail.

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Wolf Spider Family Lycosidae

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magazhu

Date

October 22, 2014

Place

Yelapa, Jalisco, Mexico (Google, OSM)

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Groove-billed Ani Crotophaga sulcirostris

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magazhu

Date

October 21, 2014

Place

Yelapa, Jalisco, Mexico (Google, OSM)

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Something...

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gersoto98

Date

the past

Place

21.9430..., -101.86... (Google, OSM)

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Frogs and Toads Order Anura

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outlander

Date

August 2, 2008

Place

atemajac de brizuela jal (Google, OSM)

Description

rana minuscula de color verde

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Grillos, chapulines y parientes Order Orthoptera

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gallo

Date

September 10, 2014

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bosque de la primavera (Google, OSM)

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Giant Agave Bug Acanthocephala thomasi

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gallo

Date

September 10, 2014

Place

bosque de la primavera (Google, OSM)

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ave

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outlander

Date

October 15, 2014

Place

tlaquepaque jal (Google, OSM)

Description

pajaro de color blanco

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Lagartijas Suborder Sauria

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gallo

Date

September 10, 2014

Place

bosque de la primavera (Google, OSM)

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Grillos, chapulines y parientes Order Orthoptera

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gallo

Date

September 10, 2014

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bosque de la primavera (Google, OSM)

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Mariposas y polillas Order Lepidoptera

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gallo

Date

October 6, 2014

Place

cucba (Google, OSM)

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Something...

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oswaldovidal

Date

October 18, 2014 05:22 PM COT

Place

Calle Ejido 70, Zapopan, JAL, MX (Google, OSM)

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Sapos Family Bufonidae

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gallo

Date

August 26, 2014

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cucba (Google, OSM)

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Mariposas y polillas Order Lepidoptera

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gallo

Date

August 26, 2014

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cucba (Google, OSM)

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Rana de árbol de montaña Hyla eximia

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gallo

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August 26, 2014

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cucba (Google, OSM)

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Escarabajos Family Scarabaeidae

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gallo

Date

June 9, 2014

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cucba (Google, OSM)

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Mariposas y polillas Order Lepidoptera

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outlander

Date

August 14, 2007

Place

etzatlán jal. (Google, OSM)

Description

de tamaño mediano y de habitos nocturnos parece un colibri por sus movimientos rapidos de flor en flor

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Mexican Gartersnake Thamnophis eques

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outlander

Date

May 23, 2009

Place

atemajac de brizuela jal (Google, OSM)

Description

una culebra pequeña medio metro mas o menos estaba junto a un riachuelo

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Polistes exclamans

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magazhu

Date

October 19, 2014

Place

Yelapa, Jalisco, Mexico (Google, OSM)

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Pink-spotted Cattleheart Parides photinus

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magazhu

Date

October 19, 2014

Place

Yelapa, Jalisco, Mexico (Google, OSM)

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Bracket Fungi Family Polyporaceae

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magazhu

Date

October 19, 2014

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Yelapa, Jalisco, Mexico (Google, OSM)

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Mydas xanthopterus

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magazhu

Date

October 19, 2014

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Yelapa, Jalisco, Mexico (Google, OSM)

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Polistes exclamans

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magazhu

Date

October 18, 2014

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Yelapa, Jalisco, Mexico (Google, OSM)

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Painted Wood Turtle Rhinoclemmys pulcherrima

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magazhu

Date

October 18, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Ticks Order Ixodida

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magazhu

Date

October 18, 2014

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Yelapa, Jalisco, Mexico (Google, OSM)

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Genus Nasutitermes

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magazhu

Date

October 18, 2014

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Yelapa, Jalisco, Mexico (Google, OSM)

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Superfamily Araneoidea

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magazhu

Date

October 18, 2014

Place

Yelapa, Jalisco, Mexico (Google, OSM)

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Dragonflies and Damselflies Order Odonata

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magazhu

Date

October 18, 2014

Place

Yelapa, Jalisco, Mexico (Google, OSM)

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Mexican Honey Wasp Brachygastra mellifica

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magazhu

Date

October 18, 2014

Place

Yelapa, Jalisco, Mexico (Google, OSM)

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Common Green Darner Anax junius

Observer

magazhu

Date

October 18, 2014

Place

Yelapa, Jalisco, Mexico (Google, OSM)

Description

I observed it laying eggs in several spots on the pond.

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Carmine skimmer Orthemis discolor

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magazhu

Date

October 18, 2014

Place

Yelapa, Jalisco, Mexico (Google, OSM)

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Micrathyria ocellata

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magazhu

Date

October 18, 2014

Place

Yelapa, Jalisco, Mexico (Google, OSM)

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Brown Basilisk Basiliscus vittatus

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magazhu

Date

October 17, 2014

Place

Yelapa, Jalisco, Mexico (Google, OSM)

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una planta

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outlander

Date

July 13, 2008

Place

atemajac de brizuela jal (Google, OSM)

Description

una flor de color muy vivido

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Brown-crested Flycatcher Myiarchus tyrannulus

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joseduardo21

Date

October 20, 2014

Place

puerto vallarta (Google, OSM)

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Chlorostilbon auriceps

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joseduardo21

Date

October 20, 2014

Place

puerto vallarta (Google, OSM)

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una rana

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outlander

Date

September 12, 2008

Place

Melaque jal. (Google, OSM)

Description

rana mediana de color verde

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Perico frente naranja Aratinga canicularis

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outlander

Date

November 25, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

un periquito de tamaño peqeuño anda en parvadas

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Playero alzacolita Actitis macularius

Observer

outlander

Date

January 18, 2012

Place

Melaque jal. (Google, OSM)

Description

ave de playa

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Hyla arenicolor

Observer

josegsanchez92

Date

October 12, 2014

Place

San Sebastian del Oeste (Google, OSM)

Description

DESCRITPION
They are usually brown or gray-green often darker color, brown, gray. They may vary slightly in color range, but usually matches the color of the soil or rock from its natural habitat to serve as camouflage. They are primarily nocturnal and carnivorous animals. Hyla arenicolor adult frogs range from 32-57 mm in SVL. It has rough warty skin which prevents desiccation. Webbing is well developed but does not extend to the hind leg's fifth toe. Toe pads are considerably enlarged. It is distinguished from similar species by having a dark-edged light spot beneath the eye, instead of a dark bar running through the eye. Dorsal coloration is brown to gray and randomly spotted, while ventral coloration is cream to orange-yellow. This coloration aids in its ability to camouflage. When exposed to sun, the dorsal coloration changes from being normally dark to a light gray. (Stebbins 2003).

DISTRIBUTION
This species occurs from western and southeastern Colorado and southern Utah, south through Arizona and western New Mexico in the USA to northern Oaxaca in Mexico. There are also isolated populations in northeastern New Mexico and the Big Bend area of western Texas. It is found from near sea level to about 3,000m asl (Stebbins, 1985).

HABITAT AND ECOLOGY
This frog requires temporary or permanent pools in rocky arid scrub and mountains. It is found in rocky canyons and along intermittent or permanent streams. It frequents arroyos in semi-arid grassland, streams in pinon-juniper and pine-oak woodlands, and tropical scrub forest (Mexico) (Stebbins, 1985). It is primarily terrestrial, and in breeds in pools along canyon-bottom streams.

LIFE HISTORY, ABUNDANCE, ACTIVITY, AND SPECIAL BEHAVIORS
Breeding period ranges from March to July but can be extended due to insufficient rainfall. (Stebbins 2003).

TRENDS AND THREATS
Overcollection from humans. It is vulnerable due to exposure while basking on rocks (Stebbins 2003).

RELATION TO HUMANS
Have been used in experiments to test the thermoregulation relating to how its skin manages water uptake (Snyder and Hammerson 1992).

POSSIBLE REASON FOR AMPHIBIANS DECLINE
Intentional mortality (over-harvesting, pet trade or collecting)

AmphibiaWeb: Information on amphibian biology and conservation. [web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: AmphibiaWeb. Available: http://amphibiaweb.org/. (Accessed: Oct 19, 2014).
Georgina Santos-Barrera, Geoffrey Hammerson 2010. Hyla arenicolor. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. . Downloaded on 19 October 2014.
Santos-Barrera & Hammerson (2004). Hyla arenicolor. 2006 Lista Roja de Especies Amenazadas IUCN. IUCN 2006. Consultado el 12 May 2006.

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Mariposa anartia Anartia jatrophae

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outlander

Date

October 11, 2014

Place

zapopan jal. (Google, OSM)

Description

mariposa pequeña moteada

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Cernícalo americano Falco sparverius

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outlander

Date

October 8, 2014

Place

tlaquepaque jal (Google, OSM)

Description

ave de rapiña pequeña

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una flor

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outlander

Date

October 11, 2014

Place

zapopan jal. (Google, OSM)

Description

flor de color azul de tamaño pequeño unos tres centimetro de diametro cre q es una clase de orquidea

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White-faced Ibis Plegadis chihi

Observer

outlander

Date

October 8, 2014

Place

tlaquepaque jal (Google, OSM)

Description

un ibis negro