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 03:39 PM by smpbiologist223 smpbiologist223 | 0 comments | Leave a comment
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skiman1016

Date

October 24, 2014

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Found on sweet clover

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Common Toadflax Linaria vulgaris

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skiman1016

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October 24, 2014 11:48 AM EDT

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Bracket Fungi Family Polyporaceae

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skiman1016

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October 23, 2014 02:53 PM EDT

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Milky Slug Deroceras reticulatum

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skiman1016

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October 23, 2014 03:07 PM EDT

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Catchflies Genus Silene

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skiman1016

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October 22, 2014 01:07 PM EDT

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Gilled Mushrooms Order Agaricales

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skiman1016

Date

October 24, 2014 12:42 PM EDT

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Large Milkweed Bug Oncopeltus fasciatus

Observer

skiman1016

Date

October 24, 2014 12:26 PM EDT

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Western Chorus Frog Pseudacris triseriata

Observer

mcpd_biologist

Date

October 23, 2014

mcpd_biologist Project curator ID

Pseudacris triseriata

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Pignut Hickory Carya glabra

Observer

mcpd_biologist

Date

October 22, 2014

Description

bark tight and not flaky (intermediate between shagbark and bitternut in appearance)

mcpd_biologist Project curator ID

Carya glabra

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smooth wild licorice Galium circaezans

Observer

mcpd_biologist

Date

October 22, 2014

Description

growing on ridgetop in mature oak-hickory forest.

mcpd_biologist Project curator ID

Galium circaezans

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Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Locusts Order Orthoptera

Observer

mcpd_biologist

Date

October 21, 2014

Description

on boardwalk above wetland

mcpd_biologist Project curator ID

Order Orthoptera

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White-tailed Deer Odocoileus virginianus

Observer

mcpd_biologist

Date

October 21, 2014

Description

passing beneath boardwalk

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Odocoileus virginianus

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Neosecona arabesca Family Araneidae

Observer

mcpd_biologist

Date

October 15, 2014

mcpd_biologist Project curator ID

Family Araneidae

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Spring Peeper Pseudacris crucifer

Observer

mcpd_biologist

Date

October 14, 2014

Description

clinging to kickplate on office door

mcpd_biologist Project curator ID

Pseudacris crucifer

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Dicera caudata Genus Dicera

Observer

mcpd_biologist

Date

September 23, 2014

Description

Dicera caudata, one of the jewel beetles to which Emerald Ash Borer belongs.

mcpd_biologist Project curator ID

Genus Dicera

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Eastern Screech Owl Megascops asio

Observer

mcanlic

Date

October 17, 2014

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wsc

Date

September 8, 2014 02:07 PM EDT

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Midge Family Chironomidae

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wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:11 PM EDT

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1

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brown water scorpion Ranatra fusca

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wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:07 PM EDT

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1
Cle Metroparks BBB

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Central stoneroller Campostoma anomalum

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wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:10 PM EDT

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1
Cle Metroparks BBB

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wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:06 PM EDT

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1
Cle Metroparks BBB

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Creek chub Semotilus atromaculatus

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wsc

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September 7, 2014 02:03 PM EDT

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10

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wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:01 PM EDT

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4
Cle Metroparks BBB

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wsc

Date

September 8, 2014 02:34 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

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American Toad Anaxyrus americanus

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:55 PM EDT

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1
Cle Metroparks BBB

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No photos or sounds

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Six-spotted Fishing Spider Dolomedes triton

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wsc

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September 7, 2014 02:53 PM EDT

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3
Cle Metroparks BBB

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Spicebush Swallowtail Papilio troilus

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wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:46 PM EDT

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1
Cle Metroparks BBB

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Green-striped Darner Aeshna verticalis

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wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 02:19 PM EDT

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1
Cle Metroparks BBB

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Spotted Spreadwing Lestes congener

Observer

wsc

Date

September 7, 2014 01:36 PM EDT

Description

2

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Eastern Forktail Ischnura verticalis

Observer

wsc

Date

October 23, 2014 10:40 AM EDT

Description

2

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