iNat Guides

The iNaturalist folks have recently added the ability for anyone to publish field guides for any species anywhere! See the "Guides" link at the top of the page. Both great automation and enormous flexibility have been provided for making the guides. We have experimented with a few Summit County, Ohio guides:

Amphibians & Reptiles-http://www.inaturalist.org/guides/378
Mammals-http://www.inaturalist.org/guides/363
and Birds-http://www.inaturalist.org/guides/373

More dynamic versions of each can also be found on the iNaturalist App. By tagging each species with attributes, such as habitat, abundance, status, etc., users are able to easily narrow down the possibilities, find more detailed information or add a record. Please try them out and provide ...more ↓

Posted on January 20, 2014 07:39 PM by smpbiologist223 smpbiologist223 | 0 comments | Leave a comment
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What

Eastern Screech Owl Megascops asio

Observer

mcanlic

Date

October 17, 2014

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No photos or sounds

Observer

wsc

Date

September 8, 2014 02:07 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Midge Family Chironomidae

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:11 PM EDT

Description

1

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No photos or sounds

What

brown water scorpion Ranatra fusca

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:07 PM EDT

Description

1
Cle Metroparks BBB

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No photos or sounds

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Central stoneroller Campostoma anomalum

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:10 PM EDT

Description

1
Cle Metroparks BBB

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No photos or sounds

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:06 PM EDT

Description

1
Cle Metroparks BBB

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No photos or sounds

What

Creek chub Semotilus atromaculatus

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:03 PM EDT

Description

10

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No photos or sounds

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:01 PM EDT

Description

4
Cle Metroparks BBB

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No photos or sounds

Observer

wsc

Date

September 8, 2014 02:34 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

What

American Toad Anaxyrus americanus

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:55 PM EDT

Description

1
Cle Metroparks BBB

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No photos or sounds

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Six-spotted Fishing Spider Dolomedes triton

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:53 PM EDT

Description

3
Cle Metroparks BBB

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No photos or sounds

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Spicebush Swallowtail Papilio troilus

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:46 PM EDT

Description

1
Cle Metroparks BBB

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No photos or sounds

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Green-striped Darner Aeshna verticalis

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:19 PM EDT

Description

1
Cle Metroparks BBB

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No photos or sounds

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Spotted Spreadwing Lestes congener

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 01:36 PM EDT

Description

2

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No photos or sounds

What

Eastern Forktail Ischnura verticalis

Observer

wsc

Date

October 23, 2014 10:40 AM EDT

Description

2

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No photos or sounds

What

Violet Dancer Argia fumipennis ssp. violacea

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 10:31 AM EDT

Description

2

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No photos or sounds

What

Common Green Darner Anax junius

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:25 PM EDT

Description

2
Cle Metroparks backyard biodiversity bash

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No photos or sounds

What

Autumn Meadowhawk Sympetrum vicinum

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 03:21 PM EDT

Description

4 found
Cleveland Metroparks backyard biodiversity bash

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No photos or sounds

What

Familiar Bluet Enallagma civile

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 03:23 PM EDT

Description

7 found
Cle Metroparks backyard biodiversity bash

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No photos or sounds

What

Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:02 PM EDT

Description

Cle Metroparks BBB

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No photos or sounds

What

White-tailed Deer Odocoileus virginianus

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 03:06 PM EDT

Description

4 found
Cle Metroparks BBB

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Mosquitoes Family Culicidae

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:08 PM EDT

Description

Larvae
Cle Metroparks BBB

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No photos or sounds

What

Giant Water Bug Lethocerus americanus

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:04 PM EDT

Description

Cle Metroparks BBB

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No photos or sounds

What

soft-stem bulrush Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 03:01 PM EDT

Description

Several plants
Cle Metroparks BBB

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No photos or sounds

What

Yellow Nutsedge Cyperus esculentus

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:57 PM EDT

Description

Several plants around wetland
Cle Metroparks BBB

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Obedient Plant Physostegia virginiana

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 03:54 PM EDT

Description

Several around wetland

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No photos or sounds

What

barnyardgrass Echinochloa crus-galli

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 03:51 PM EDT

Description

Many clumps around wetlands

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No photos or sounds

What

wool grass Anthephora pubescens

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:49 PM EDT

Description

6 plants
Cle Metroparks BBB

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No photos or sounds

What

Whites, Yellows and Sulphurs Family Pieridae

Observer

wsc

Date

October 23, 2014 10:48 AM EDT

Description

3 found
Cle Metroparks BBB

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Orange Sulphur Colias eurytheme

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 01:46 PM EDT

Description

2
Cle Metroparks BBB

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