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What

California golden violet Viola pedunculata

Observer

rdm24

Date

March 22, 2008 01:05 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

yucca whipplei Hesperoyucca whipplei

Observer

rdm24

Date

March 22, 2008 12:33 PM PDT

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Observer

rdm24

Date

March 22, 2008 12:33 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Poppy Eschscholzia californica

Observer

rdm24

Date

March 22, 2008 12:33 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Least Tern Sternula antillarum

Observer

rdm24

Date

June 20, 2009 03:27 PM PDT

Description

Baby terns!

Photos / Sounds

What

Bullock's Oriole Icterus bullockii

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 08:11 AM PDT

Description

Huntington Central Park

Photos / Sounds

What

Townsend's Warbler Setophaga townsendi

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 08:48 AM PDT

Description

Huntington Central Park

Photos / Sounds

What

Pin-tailed Whydah Vidua macroura

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 09:13 AM PDT

Description

Not yet an ABA-countable exotic (native to Africa).

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What

Gulf Fritillary Agraulis vanillae

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 09:17 AM PDT

Description

Huntington Central Park

Photos / Sounds

What

Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 10:48 AM PDT

Description

Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 10:49 AM PDT

Description

Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve

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What

Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 11:07 AM PDT

Description

Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve

Photos / Sounds

What

Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 11:25 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Reddish Egret Egretta rufescens

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 11:32 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve

Photos / Sounds

What

Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 11:31 AM PDT

Description

Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve

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What

Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 11:36 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve

Photos / Sounds

Observer

john8

Date

September 28, 2014 12:01 PM PDT

Description

Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve

Photos / Sounds

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What

Cassin's Kingbird Tyrannus vociferans

Observer

john8

Date

November 26, 2010 02:25 PM PST

Description

Doheny State Beach, Dana Point, CA

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus

Observer

rdm24

Date

February 16, 2009 06:22 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

toyon Heteromeles arbutifolia

Observer

rdm24

Date

September 23, 2007 01:12 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Narrowleaf milkweed Asclepias fascicularis

Observer

rdm24

Date

September 23, 2007 12:40 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Chicory Cichorium intybus

Observer

rdm24

Date

September 23, 2007 12:14 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Southern California Walnut Juglans californica

Observer

rdm24

Date

September 23, 2007 12:20 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Chino Hills is the only place I've ever seen walnut trees grow in a savannah.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Beetles Order Coleoptera

Observer

rdm24

Date

March 4, 2008 05:48 PM PST

Description

Is it a tenebrionid?

Photos / Sounds

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What

Lark Sparrow Chondestes grammacus

Observer

rdm24

Date

March 4, 2008 04:27 PM PST

Description

Look at his shoulder feathers all ruffled up!

Very out of focus, but so cute.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

rdm24

Date

March 4, 2008 04:46 PM PST

Description

"An American lady has big eyes and an open mind"

The "big eyes" are on the underwings (not visible here).
The "open mind" is the broken bar on the cell in the forewing, unlike the western lady, or painted lady.

Photos / Sounds

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What

allen's hummingbird Selasphorus sasin

Observer

rdm24

Date

March 4, 2008 05:25 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata

Observer

rdm24

Date

March 4, 2008 05:08 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

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What

common catchfly Silene gallica

Observer

rdm24

Date

March 4, 2008 05:42 PM PST

Description

One of many invasive plants growing near the vernal pools.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Lemonade Berry Rhus integrifolia

Observer

rdm24

Date

March 4, 2008 06:21 PM PST

Description

I tasted them.

Kinda delicious.

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This project has been designed as a citizen nature project to engage people in exploring, observing, and documenting the flora and fauna in Orange County, California.

Whether you are exploring Orange County's mountains, canyons, beaches, wetlands, parks, or your own backyard -- take pictures, record descriptions, locations and surroundings. Share your observations on iNaturalist. It is ...more ↓

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