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Peirson's Milkvetch Astragalus magdalenae

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mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 07:47 AM MST

Description

Gathers dew very effectively. In upper shore sand about 200 m from high tide.

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Ring-billed Gull Larus delawarensis

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mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 07:54 AM MST

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Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis

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mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 07:58 AM MST

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Western Grebe Aechmophorus occidentalis

Observer

mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 07:59 AM MST

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Mound Saltbush Atriplex obovata

Observer

mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 09:23 AM MST

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Fan-leaved Tiquilia Tiquilia plicata

Observer

mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 09:24 AM MST

Description

No open flowers on several plants in area. In deep sand about 200m from high tide.

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Spanish Needle Palafoxia arida

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mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 09:25 AM MST

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Oriental Latrine Fly Chrysomya megacephala

Observer

mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 09:27 AM MST

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Fourwing Saltbush Atriplex canescens

Observer

mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 09:29 AM MST

Description

At lower right in the second photo is an Astragalus.

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House Sparrow Passer domesticus

Observer

mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 09:34 AM MST

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Desert Sand Verbena Abronia villosa

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mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 10:19 AM MST

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Desert Plantain Plantago ovata

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mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 10:20 AM MST

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Narrow-leaved Cryptantha Johnstonella angustifolia

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mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 10:21 AM MST

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Palmer's Frankenia Frankenia palmeri

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mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 10:22 AM MST

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Saharan Mustard Brassica tournefortii

Observer

mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 10:23 AM MST

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Emory's Rock Daisy Perityle emoryi

Observer

mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 10:23 AM MST

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Dune Evening Primrose Oenothera deltoides

Observer

mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 10:24 AM MST

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California Shieldpod Dithyrea californica

Observer

mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 10:24 AM MST

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Milkvetches Genus Astragalus

Observer

mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 10:28 AM MST

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Stone Plants Family Aizoaceae

Observer

mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 10:28 AM MST

Description

Escaped from cultivation? No blooms. A number growing among dune plants.

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Boxthorns Genus Lycium

Observer

mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 10:29 AM MST

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Browneyes Chylismia claviformis

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mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 10:40 AM MST

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Teddy-bear Cholla Cylindropuntia bigelovii

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mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 10:42 AM MST

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 11:03 AM MST

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Willet Tringa semipalmata

Observer

mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 11:06 AM MST

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Brittlebush Encelia farinosa

Observer

mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 11:25 AM MST

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California Buckwheat Eriogonum fasciculatum

Observer

mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 11:26 AM MST

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mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 11:26 AM MST

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White-stemmed Milkweed Asclepias albicans

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mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 11:30 AM MST

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Arizona Chalk Dudleya Dudleya arizonica

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mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 11:31 AM MST

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White Bursage Ambrosia dumosa

Observer

mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 11:32 AM MST

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Senita Cactus Lophocereus schottii

Observer

mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 01:14 PM MST

Description

Are the senita and mesquite cooperating or competing?

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mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 01:16 PM MST

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Triangle-leaf Bursage Ambrosia deltoidea

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mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 01:16 PM MST

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White Bursage Ambrosia dumosa

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mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 01:18 PM MST

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Desert Marigold Baileya multiradiata

Observer

mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 01:18 PM MST

Description

Growing amidst a clump of Buffel Grass.

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Buffelgrass Cenchrus ciliaris

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mjplagens

Date

January 12, 2019 04:32 PM MST