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What

Giant Cicada (Quesada gigas)

Observer

calebhelsel

Date

October 4, 2020 01:08 PM CDT

Description

Very surprised to hear one of these so late in the season! Heard a second time after this, but it was further away

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What

Dixie Reindeer Lichen (Cladonia subtenuis)

Observer

tvogt

Date

February 10, 2019 03:33 PM CST

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Obrina Olivewing (Nessaea obrinus)

Observer

iapkarian

Date

February 15, 2017 11:24 AM EST

Description

Boca Pariamanu Peru

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What

American Black Elderberry (Sambucus canadensis)

Observer

yarnmaven

Date

August 5, 2018 10:57 AM CDT

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Observer

siburanlai

Date

March 4, 2018 09:11 AM +08

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Observer

johnplischke

Date

June 7, 2019

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Sunbittern (Eurypyga helias)

Observer

tonyrebelo

Date

October 1, 2014

Description

Not in my ken


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Dwarf Dandelion (Krigia occidentalis)

Observer

honeymushroom

Date

March 15, 2018 03:40 PM HST

Description

"This flower head is post maturity after corollas have fallen away leaving mature achenes exposed with pappus. A fresh flower head would resemble a tiny dandelion head."

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Texas Wild Rice (Zizania texana)

Observer

jennifer1437

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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Rio Grande Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo ssp. intermedia)

Observer

oddfitz

Date

November 6, 2017 09:19 AM CST

Description

Noticed this flock of wild turkey's with a white individual amongst them. Not sure whether its a case of albinism or leucism. Leaning towards the latter as the eyes appear to be dark....

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Aztec Mud-dauber Wasp (Chalybion zimmermanni ssp. aztecum)

Observer

honeymushroom

Date

August 9, 2019 05:08 PM HST

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What

White Peacock (Anartia jatrophae)

Observer

honeymushroom

Date

November 17, 2017 03:41 PM HST

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What

Seaside Sparrow (Ammospiza maritima)

Observer

rkostecke

Date

March 9, 2019 03:18 PM CST

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What

Aransas Dwarf Crayfish (Cambarellus ninae)

Observer

fishesoftexas

Date

April 21, 2019 12:24 PM CDT

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What

Cajun Dwarf Crayfish (Cambarellus shufeldtii)

Observer

dan_johnson

Date

October 29, 2007 12:33 PM CDT

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What

Cut Crayfish (Procambarus incilis)

Observer

fishesoftexas

Date

March 12, 2019 02:56 PM CDT

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What

Balcones Elimia (Elimia comalensis)

Observer

stephenramirez

Date

February 15, 2019 11:57 AM CST

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What

Texas Madrone (Arbutus xalapensis)

Observer

isaacthelord

Date

July 14, 2019 07:12 AM CDT

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What

Lobster Mushroom (Hypomyces lactifluorum)

Observer

forageatx

Date

July 5, 2019 09:59 AM CDT

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What

Berlandier's Wolfberry (Lycium berlandieri)

Observer

centratex

Date

April 29, 2018 11:32 AM CDT

Description

@gcwarbler What is your take on this one? Mixed in with other thorn-scrub species. Unfortunately, there were no flowers. I would expect fleshier leaves on Lycium carolinianum.

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Gray-banded Kingsnake (Lampropeltis alterna)

Observer

noahfields

Date

June 2019

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Boxelder (Acer negundo)

Date

April 27, 2019 04:44 PM CDT

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What

Longtail Tadpole Shrimp (Triops longicaudatus)

Observer

beschwar

Date

April 28, 2019 08:52 AM CDT

Description

Quite a few of these in this pool. This was the first time I have seen them in the wild.

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What

Rock Pool Fairy Shrimp (Branchinecta packardi)

Observer

saturn_p

Date

March 7, 2018 10:30 AM CST

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What

Texas Paintbrush (Castilleja indivisa)

Observer

plectrudis

Date

April 26, 2019 08:50 AM CDT

Description

Interesting peachy-gold form of Indian paintbrush.

From the empty lots behind HEB in Elgin for the 2019 City Nature Challenge

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What

Swan Flower (Aristolochia erecta)

Observer

saundersdrukker

Date

April 2019

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Urania Swallowtail Moth (Urania fulgens)

Observer

javigonz

Date

February 2, 2017 01:39 PM CST

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What

Urania Swallowtail Moth (Urania fulgens)

Observer

jimsinclair

Date

August 15, 2005

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What

Texas Powdered Skipper (Systasea pulverulenta)

Observer

ncowey

Date

November 20, 2018 01:59 PM CST

Description

First record for Bastrop County

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What

Golden-headed Weevil (Compsus auricephalus)

Observer

honeymushroom

Date

April 22, 2018 10:22 AM CDT

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What

Two-tailed Swallowtail (Papilio multicaudata)

Observer

honeymushroom

Date

October 4, 2018 10:39 AM HST

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What

Harris's Hawk (Parabuteo unicinctus)

Observer

gpstewart

Date

April 2, 2018 09:16 AM CDT

Description

Thrall, Williamson Co TX

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What

Henry's Elfin (Callophrys henrici)

Observer

nancynorman

Date

February 24, 2019 01:41 PM CST

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What

Barred Tiger Salamander (Ambystoma mavortium)

Observer

ctravis

Date

December 24, 2011 05:17 PM CST

Description

Adult female Barred Tiger Salamander found in a small pond, near (north of) the Guadalupe River, east of New Braunfels, TX

... On Christmas Eve no less. As I recall it was after some rains and we were having weather in the 45-60 degree range.

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Small-mouthed Salamander (Ambystoma texanum)

Observer

hydaticus

Date

February 24, 2018 05:10 PM CST

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Jollyville Plateau Salamander (Eurycea tonkawae)

Observer

johnwilliams

Date

November 2010

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Western Slimy Salamander (Plethodon albagula)

Observer

loarie

Date

October 11, 2014 10:14 PM PDT

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What

Green-striped Grasshopper (Chortophaga viridifasciata)

Observer

pufferchung

Date

February 6, 2019 05:00 PM CST

Description

I am not sure what this one is.

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Observer

honeymushroom

Date

April 30, 2018 03:06 PM CDT

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What

Hieroglyphic Moth (Diphthera festiva)

Observer

luisstevens

Date

October 3, 2018 10:34 AM CDT

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What

Stiffleaf False Foxglove (Agalinis strictifolia)

Observer

honeymushroom

Date

October 4, 2018 10:45 AM HST

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What

Lantana Moth (Diastema tigris)

Observer

greglasley

Date

September 8, 2018 08:54 PM CDT

Description

Hornsby Bend,
Austin, Travis Co., Texas
8 September 2018

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What

Grant's Hercules Beetle (Dynastes grantii)

Observer

entomo-logic

Date

August 12, 2018 01:01 AM MDT

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What

Pyrrhuloxia (Cardinalis sinuatus)

Observer

coznlinda

Date

July 28, 2018 08:04 PM CDT

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What

Crested Caracara (Caracara cheriway)

Observer

greglasley

Date

January 6, 2018 10:28 AM CST

Description

Black Vulture on left, Crested Caracara on right

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What

Three-lined Maevia (Paramaevia poultoni)

Observer

honeymushroom

Date

March 13, 2018 02:01 PM HST

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Observer

honeymushroom

Date

July 27, 2018 07:43 PM EDT

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Observer

alexander82

Date

July 15, 2017

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Observer

bosquedeniebla

Date

July 20, 2016

Place

bogota (Google, OSM)

Description

Reserva forestal protectora bosque oriental de Bogotá 3200 m.s.n.m

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What

Golden Emperor Moths (Genus Loepa)

Observer

teresap

Date

April 18, 2018 08:20 PM EDT

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Observer

honeymushroom

Date

April 29, 2018 10:28 AM CDT

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Observer

honeymushroom

Date

April 29, 2018 07:28 PM CDT

Description

Wow! :0 so pretty

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Observer

honeymushroom

Date

April 30, 2018 11:37 AM CDT

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What

Cactus Moth (Cactoblastis cactorum)

Observer

robbyns

Date

July 2017

Description

Invasive Cactus moth larvae?

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What

Attwater's Prairie-Chicken (Tympanuchus cupido ssp. attwateri)

Observer

carolyn_swize

Date

February 2018

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Male Attwater Prairie Chicken booming on the refuge.

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What

Jalisco Petrophila (Petrophila jaliscalis)

Observer

tfandre

Date

May 2018

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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Observer

gpstewart

Date

September 9, 2017 08:39 AM CDT

Description

Platt Ln Hornsby's Bend, Travis Co TX
Hodges#7710

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What

American Titan (Macrocybe titans)

Observer

igerboski

Date

May 13, 2018 04:05 PM CDT

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What

Brown Wasp Mantidfly (Climaciella brunnea)

Observer

hydaticus

Date

June 15, 2017 07:11 PM CDT

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What

Ceiba Borer (Euchroma giganteum)

Observer

anuarhdz

Date

December 11, 2010 02:44 PM CST

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What

American Burying Beetle (Nicrophorus americanus)

Observer

emily-a

Date

July 2017

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What

Wilson's Wood-nymph Moth (Xerociris wilsonii)

Observer

mako252

Date

March 9, 2018 09:12 PM CST

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Observer

mako252

Date

March 10, 2018 07:28 PM CST

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What

Wilson's Wood-nymph Moth (Xerociris wilsonii)

Observer

jeffmci9

Date

March 9, 2018 08:27 PM CST

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What

White Witch Moth (Thysania agrippina)

Observer

dreed41

Date

February 29, 2012 07:29 AM CST

Description

280mm Wingspan. Playa Nicuesa

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What

Dwarf Sundew (Drosera brevifolia)

Observer

suearcy

Date

February 25, 2018 03:00 PM CST

Description

Approx location field on west side of entrance road near Bobcat Ridge trail

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What

Rustic Sphinx (Manduca rustica)

Observer

kathymcaleese

Date

December 12, 2017 12:32 PM CST

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What

Spiny Hackberry (Celtis pallida)

Observer

centratex

Date

October 19, 2016 12:27 PM CDT

Description

Tasty fruit!

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What

Zephyr Eyed Silkmoth (Automeris zephyria)

Observer

arturoc

Date

June 2016

Description

Probablemente Automeris zephyria, encontrada en la noche, atraída por la luz de un foco.

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Condalia Silk Moth (Agapema anona)

Observer

entomo-logic

Date

November 25, 2015

Description

Found on Condalia warnockii. Egg clusters and pupae also present on the plants. 35mm wingspan

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Observer

ento99

Date

August 14, 2016 09:43 AM CDT

Description

I found a black fuzzy caterpillar about an inch long that went into a cocoon for 5 months... Couldn't figure out what the caterpillar was, and now I can't figure out what the moth is!

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What

Hubbard's Silk Moth (Syssphinx hubbardi)

Observer

treegrow

Date

August 24, 2017 12:41 AM EDT

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What

White-tailed Hawk (Geranoaetus albicaudatus)

Observer

brushfreeman

Date

October 15, 2017 08:52 AM CDT

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What

Calleta Silkmoth (Eupackardia calleta)

Observer

jcentavo

Date

November 14, 2012

Description

Found on a Cenizo / Texas Sage

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What

Dwarf Sundew (Drosera brevifolia)

Observer

chimora1

Date

March 1, 2016 07:10 PM CST

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What

Io Moth (Automeris io)

Observer

kathymcaleese

Date

October 28, 2017 12:14 PM CDT

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What

Yellow Passionflower (Passiflora lutea)

Observer

kcoxau79

Date

October 27, 2017 01:21 PM CDT

Description

I love that I recently found this plant in Oak Hill, and now to discover it on the Pine Ridge trail at McKinney Roughs in bloom is quite exciting.

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What

Longhorn Bees (Tribe Eucerini)

Observer

nanofishology

Date

October 2017

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

sleeping!

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What

Plains Snakecotton (Froelichia floridana)

Observer

karanemethy

Date

October 14, 2017 04:07 PM CDT

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What

Ocellated Tiger Beetle (Cicindela ocellata)

Observer

lexibug

Date

October 5, 2017

Description

USA, TX, Bastrop Co.: Austin
Stengl Lost Pines Biological Station
30.ix.2017 coll. A. Roberts

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What

Polyphemus Moth (Antheraea polyphemus)

Observer

nanofishology

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

😳

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What

Io Moth (Automeris io)

Observer

nanofishology

Date

August 2017

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Red-shouldered Hawk (Buteo lineatus)

Observer

ncowey

Date

March 31, 2017 07:24 PM CDT

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What

Salt Marsh Moth (Estigmene acrea)

Observer

ncowey

Date

April 5, 2017 06:35 PM CDT

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What

Common Nighthawk (Chordeiles minor)

Observer

kathymcaleese

Date

April 25, 2017 07:46 AM CDT

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What

Tampico Pearly Mussel (Cyrtonaias tampicoensis)

Observer

ncowey

Date

April 18, 2017 10:54 PM CDT

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What

Swainson's Hawk (Buteo swainsoni)

Observer

sheliahargis

Date

April 15, 2017 12:03 PM CDT
Fungi

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What

Fungi Including Lichens (Kingdom Fungi)

Observer

plectrudis

Date

January 2017

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

This large, white mushroom was growing out of a fallen Juniper log. I didn't realize till I got home that some one (a lovesick teenager?) had etched the word LOVE into the cap of this specimen.

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What

White Lace Cactus of Texas (Echinocereus reichenbachii ssp. caespitosus)

Observer

oakman

Date

April 14, 2017 11:45 AM CDT

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What

Domestic Chicken (Gallus gallus var. domesticus)

Observer

mikaelb

Date

January 1, 2014 04:11 PM CST

Description

An unexpected discovery in Bastrop was Farm Street, with signs all along it describing it as a "Historic Chicken Sanctuary". Here's one particularly nice example of the loose chickens we saw along this street. Taken on the Bastrop Christmas Bird Count.

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What

Purplepore Bracket (Trichaptum abietinum)

Observer

crey

Date

October 30, 2016 05:12 PM CDT

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What

Io Moth (Automeris io)

Observer

hydaticus

Date

May 2, 2015

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What

Bitterweed (Helenium amarum)

Observer

ebelenky

Date

September 9, 2016 04:08 PM CDT