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Monarch Butterfly Danaus plexippus

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debbiemiyamoto

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June 29, 2014 01:49 PM PDT

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Cassin's Kingbird Tyrannus vociferans

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gyrrlfalcon

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June 14, 2014 02:00 PM PDT

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Blue Dasher Pachydiplax longipennis

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gyrrlfalcon

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June 14, 2014 02:00 PM PDT

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Cabbage White Pieris rapae

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gyrrlfalcon

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June 14, 2014 02:00 PM PDT

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 14, 2014 02:00 PM PDT

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Black Phoebe Sayornis nigricans

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gyrrlfalcon

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June 14, 2014 02:00 PM PDT

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Western Pygmy Blue Brephidium exilis

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gyrrlfalcon

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June 14, 2014 02:00 PM PDT

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White Checkered-skipper Pyrgus albescens

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 14, 2014 02:00 PM PDT

Description

Based on range, it appears from the Kaufman range map that Orange County would be White Checkered-Skipper rather than Common

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Mexican Amberwing Perithemis intensa

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

June 14, 2014 02:00 PM PDT

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American Coot Fulica americana

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gyrrlfalcon

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June 14, 2014 02:00 PM PDT

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Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis

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gyrrlfalcon

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June 14, 2014 02:00 PM PDT

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Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

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June 14, 2014 02:00 PM PDT

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Canada Goose Branta canadensis

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gyrrlfalcon

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June 14, 2014 01:29 PM PDT

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Great-tailed Grackle Quiscalus mexicanus

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gyrrlfalcon

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June 14, 2014 01:23 PM PDT

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California Ground Squirrel Otospermophilus beecheyi

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gyrrlfalcon

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June 14, 2014 02:26 PM PDT

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Painted Lady Vanessa cardui

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gyrrlfalcon

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March 7, 2014 04:15 PM PST

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Anna's Hummingbird Calypte anna

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

March 7, 2014 04:15 PM PST

Description

I heard it, and saw it; I understand that this photograph might not be identifiable to species by itself.

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Red-fronted Parrot Poicephalus gulielmi

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

March 7, 2014 04:15 PM PST

Description

Flock of at least six birds

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Sweet Orange Citrus sinensis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

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March 7, 2014 04:15 PM PST

Description

The sign gave me a clue...

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Lilac-crowned Parrot Amazona finschi

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

March 7, 2014 04:15 PM PST

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Description

I am not sure if this is a first-year Red-crowned or a first-year Lilac-crowned. Didn't get to see the tail. The Lilac on the crown extends pretty far on the head, and can also be seen on the nape a bit.

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Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

February 7, 2014

Description

I think this is a bee, but could not eliminate the possibility of a bee-imitation fly.

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Brown Creeper Certhia americana

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

February 7, 2014

Description

eBird indicated this was a rare bird for the area, and we saw two!

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Gilled Mushrooms Order Agaricales

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gyrrlfalcon

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March 7, 2014 03:47 PM PST

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Western Bluebird Sialia mexicana

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

February 7, 2014

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Western Grebe Aechmophorus occidentalis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

February 7, 2014

Description

I think the bird on the left might be a Western/Clark's hybrid

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Northern Pintail Anas acuta

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

February 7, 2014

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Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

February 7, 2014
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Fungi and Lichen Kingdom Fungi

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

March 7, 2014 04:06 PM PST

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American Coot Fulica americana

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

February 7, 2014

Description

I just love their big feet. This guy was walking in the shallow water.

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Belding's Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis ssp. beldingi

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

February 7, 2014
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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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