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2 insects
2 birds
66 plants
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47 life list firsts

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Arizona Lupine Lupinus arizonicus

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 07:21 AM MST

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Desert Evening-Primrose Oenothera primiveris

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 07:22 AM MST

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Saharan Mustard Brassica tournefortii

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 07:26 AM MST

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Big Galleta Hilaria rigida

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 07:27 AM MST

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Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 08:13 AM MST

Description

I loved finding these and am really curious of the genus and family.

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mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 08:14 AM MST

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Saguaro Carnegiea gigantea

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 08:25 AM MST

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Little-leaved Palo Verde Parkinsonia microphylla

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 08:30 AM MST

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Pink Velvet-Mallow Horsfordia alata

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 08:32 AM MST

Description

next to Bursera, my favorite plant of the day

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Catclaw Acacia Senegalia greggii

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 08:35 AM MST

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Emory's Rock Daisy Perityle emoryi

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 08:44 AM MST

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Chuparosa Justicia californica

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 08:59 AM MST

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Elephant Tree Bursera microphylla

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 09:06 AM MST

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Hairypod Pepperweed Lepidium lasiocarpum

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 09:15 AM MST

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Mojave Desert Star Monoptilon bellioides

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 09:19 AM MST

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Little Gold Poppy Eschscholzia minutiflora

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 09:19 AM MST

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Buckhorn Cholla Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 09:20 AM MST

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Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 09:22 AM MST

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Elephant Tree Bursera microphylla

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 09:23 AM MST

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Elephant Tree Bursera microphylla

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 09:23 AM MST

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Purple Mat Nama demissa

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 09:27 AM MST

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Notch-leaf Scorpion-Weed Phacelia crenulata

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 09:30 AM MST

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California Primrose Eulobus californicus

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 09:41 AM MST

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Browneyes Chylismia claviformis

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 09:42 AM MST

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Teddy-bear Cholla Cylindropuntia bigelovii

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 09:43 AM MST

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Arizona Lupine Lupinus arizonicus

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 09:48 AM MST

Description

Just arizonicus? Individual leaves in whorl (leaflets?) broad in middle, rapidly closing to pointed tip. Growing in center of wash channel, well-drained soil.

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Desert Agave Agave deserti

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 09:50 AM MST

Description

I believe I have shots of the stalk from another camera if needed.

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Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 09:52 AM MST

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Simple Desert Agave Agave deserti var. simplex

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 09:55 AM MST

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California Fagonbush Fagonia laevis

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 09:56 AM MST

Description

Remarkable little shrub with semi-succulent leaves, grooved/ridge stems, and small pricked points to leaves, joints, etc.all over plant

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Cheesebush Ambrosia salsola

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 10:01 AM MST

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Desert Mistletoe Phoradendron californicum

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 10:26 AM MST

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Wild Buckwheats Genus Eriogonum

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 10:28 AM MST

Description

I think an Eriogonum if I remember correctly

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Desert Ironwood Olneya tesota

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 10:52 AM MST

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Western Tansy Mustard Descurainia pinnata

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 11:00 AM MST

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Velvet Mesquite Prosopis velutina

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 11:09 AM MST

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Arabian Grass Schismus arabicus

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 11:11 AM MST

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Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 11:26 AM MST

Description

No idea what this is but love it

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Holly-leaved Bur-Sage Ambrosia ilicifolia

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 11:32 AM MST

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Parish's Goldeneye Bahiopsis parishii

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 11:33 AM MST

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Heliotrope Phacelia Phacelia crenulata var. ambigua

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 11:38 AM MST

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Daisy Desertstar Monoptilon bellidiforme

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 11:40 AM MST

Description

Monoptilon?

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Arrow-Leaf Pleurocoronis pluriseta

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 11:43 AM MST

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Bigelow's Nolina Nolina bigelovii

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 11:46 AM MST

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Parish's Goldeneye Bahiopsis parishii

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 11:49 AM MST

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Brittlebush Encelia farinosa

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 12:00 PM MST

Description

Phenology - most flowers already to seed because of heavy fall rains.

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Costa's Hummingbird Calypte costae

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 09:01 AM HST

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Thick-leaf Ground-Cherry Physalis crassifolia

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 12:12 PM MST

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Pink Velvet-Mallow Horsfordia alata

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 12:16 PM MST

Description

This has immediately become one of my favorite spp

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Paperbag Bush Scutellaria mexicana

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 12:25 PM MST

Description

Baffled on this, Justicia with strange structure?

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Long-eared Owl Asio otus

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 10:08 AM HST

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Costa's Hummingbird Calypte costae

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 10:12 AM HST

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Harem Cactus Homalocephala polycephala

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 01:17 PM MST

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Wrinkled Spineflower Chorizanthe corrugata

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 01:26 PM MST

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Desert Plantain Plantago ovata

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 01:26 PM MST

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Chuparosa Justicia californica

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 01:34 PM MST

Description

Pushing 4 m tall!

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Graythorn Ziziphus obtusifolia var. canescens

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 11:18 AM HST

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Purple Mat Nama demissa

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 02:18 PM MST

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White Bursage Ambrosia dumosa

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 02:23 PM MST

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Beavertail Cactus Opuntia basilaris

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 02:32 PM MST

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Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 11:36 AM HST

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Shrubby Deervetch Acmispon rigidus

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 11:46 AM HST

Description

Unfortunately I could not climb up to this spot for close ups.

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Bigelow's Nolina Nolina bigelovii

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 11:47 AM HST

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Desert Lavender Condea emoryi

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 11:58 AM HST

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Frost Mat Achyronychia cooperi

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 02:59 PM MST

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Costa's Hummingbird Calypte costae

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 12:02 PM HST

Description

Phenology - first nest of the season. Due to high Chuparosa density, I observed very high counts of Costa's Hummingbirds today. Yet this was the only nest/nesting behavior I observed. This nest is roughly 30% constructed. The female scolded nearby and a photograph of her has been added.

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Purple Mat Nama hispida

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 03:04 PM MST

Description

I forgot about this one, I think I just thought it was Nama. Will add macros.

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Bladderpod Genus Physaria

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 03:09 PM MST

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Buckhorn Cholla Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 03:16 PM MST

Description

Phenology - only flowering bud observed all day

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Engelmann's Hedgehog Cactus Echinocereus engelmannii

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 03:37 PM MST

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Branched Pencil Cholla Cylindropuntia ramosissima

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 04:21 PM MST

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Ocotillo Fouquieria splendens

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 01:25 PM HST

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Desert Chicory Rafinesquia neomexicana

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 04:43 PM MST

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Big Bur-Sage Ambrosia ambrosioides

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 01:50 PM HST

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Desert Tobacco Nicotiana obtusifolia

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 02:07 PM HST

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Nettle-leaved Goosefoot Chenopodiastrum murale

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 05:17 PM MST

Description

Guessing some sort of Chenopod

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Saltcedar Tamarix ramosissima

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 05:18 PM MST
Insects

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Insects Class Insecta

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 02:27 PM HST

Description

Elephant Tree (Bursera microphylla) gall

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American Threefold Trixis californica

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 02:28 PM HST

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Queen Danaus gilippus

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 02:51 PM HST

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Desert Starvine Brandegea bigelovii

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 03:04 PM HST

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Strigose Lotus Acmispon strigosus

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 03:37 PM HST

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Arrowweed Pluchea sericea

Observer

mccreedy

Date

February 9, 2019 08:36 PM HST