16
taxa
10 plants
3 insects
3 birds
17
observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Tyrant Flycatchers Family Tyrannidae

Observer

ellen5

Date

April 7, 2019

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

bird over yonder calling "phoebe" , which you can hear right at the start, just after midpoint, and near the end of the clip

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Convergent Lady Beetle Hippodamia convergens

Observer

ellen5

Date

April 7, 2019

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Lark Sparrow Chondestes grammacus

Observer

ellen5

Date

April 7, 2019

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

singing

Photos / Sounds

What

Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis

Observer

ellen5

Date

April 7, 2019

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

ellen5

Date

April 7, 2019

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

variety based on distributions described in this 2010 report:
http://www.phytoneuron.net/PhytoN-Phaceliapatuliflora.pdf

Photos / Sounds

What

Lark Sparrow Chondestes grammacus

Observer

ellen5

Date

April 7, 2019

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Tenpetal Anemone Anemone berlandieri

Observer

ellen5

Date

April 7, 2019

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Many Stem Evax Diaperia verna

Observer

ellen5

Date

April 7, 2019

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Ivyleaf Groundcherry Physalis hederifolia

Observer

ellen5

Date

April 7, 2019

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

branching hairs, best seen along the leaf margins

Photos / Sounds

What

Little Nipple Cactus Mammillaria heyderi

Observer

ellen5

Date

April 7, 2019

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

a respectable colony of small, very healthy-looking cacti-- just about to bloom

Photos / Sounds

What

Texas Soldier Beetle Chauliognathus scutellaris

Observer

ellen5

Date

April 7, 2019

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Parralena Thymophylla pentachaeta

Observer

ellen5

Date

April 7, 2019

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Greenthread Thelesperma filifolium

Observer

ellen5

Date

April 7, 2019

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Much taller and more lush than we observe up in the panhandle.
Abundant on this site

Photos / Sounds

What

Red Harvester Ant Pogonomyrmex barbatus

Observer

ellen5

Date

April 7, 2019

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black Medick Medicago lupulina

Observer

ellen5

Date

April 7, 2019

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

creeping underneath some other wildflowers

Photos / Sounds

What

Huisache Daisy Amblyolepis setigera

Observer

ellen5

Date

April 7, 2019

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

clasping leaves

Photos / Sounds

What

Redbud Menodora heterophylla

Observer

ellen5

Date

April 7, 2019

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

There was a patch of many such plants in this old cemetery