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premasagar

Date

July 10, 2020 01:58 PM CEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

About 7cm long.

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What

Horseshoe Whip Snake Hemorrhois hippocrepis

Observer

premasagar

Date

May 22, 2020 12:01 PM CEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

Snake, about 40cm long. Probably attacked by a cat.

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What

Flowering Plants Subphylum Angiospermae

Observer

premasagar

Date

May 14, 2020 05:11 PM CEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

Flowering plant with pitcher like yellow and black flowers.
Grows low to the ground and likes damp and shady conditions. The flowers are about 3 centimetres (1.2 inches).

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What

Millipedes Class Diplopoda

Observer

premasagar

Date

May 12, 2020 01:26 PM CEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

About 10cm long

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What

Ladder Snake Zamenis scalaris

Observer

premasagar

Date

May 4, 2020 09:01 AM CEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

A snake, at least a metre long.

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What

Common Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs

Observer

premasagar

Date

February 25, 2020 07:46 AM WET

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

A dead bird, from around the mountains of centra Portugal. Slight yellow-green colouring on the top of its back.

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What

Moorish Gecko Tarentola mauritanica

Observer

premasagar

Date

January 4, 2020 08:21 AM WET

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

A moorish gecko?

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premasagar

Date

November 3, 2019 12:24 PM WET

Description

Growing on the sandy cliffs by the ocean, in Alentejo, south Portugal.

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What

Wolf Spiders Family Lycosidae

Observer

premasagar

Date

July 29, 2019 08:41 AM CEST

Description

This spider's body is about 3 or 4cm long. In the mountains of central Portugal.

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

premasagar

Date

May 24, 2019 04:51 PM CEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

This was found dead in a sink in a house. It's about 2cm long. Maybe a juvenile house centipede, Scutigera coleoptrata?

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What

Mediterranean Banded Centipede Scolopendra cingulata

Observer

premasagar

Date

May 14, 2019 08:32 PM CEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

In the mountains of central Portugal

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What

Musk Shrews Genus Crocidura

Observer

premasagar

Date

February 2, 2019 09:40 AM WET

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

Found in the foothills of the Serra do Açor mountains. The tail was around 8cm long.
The fur was a bit darker than it seems from the photos.

Sorex araneus, the common shrew?

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What

Yellow Glandweed Bellardia viscosa

Observer

premasagar

Date

June 24, 2018 11:44 AM CEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

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What

Stonecrop Family Family Crassulaceae

Observer

premasagar

Date

May 2, 2018 03:14 PM CEST

Place

Italy (Google, OSM)

Description

I'm not sure if this is Crassulaceae, but it is reminiscent of jade (crassula ovata) - the leaves are smaller, less thick and more yellowy green than jade. Cultivated outdoors in Sicily, where the parent plant is 1.5m high.

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What

Domestic Cat Felis catus

Observer

premasagar

Date

April 20, 2018 04:38 PM CEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

A dead animal, on a walking track in central Portugal

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What

Three Birds Toadflax Linaria triornithophora

Observer

premasagar

Date

April 7, 2018 05:01 PM CEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

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premasagar

Date

January 16, 2018 09:28 AM UTC

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

These tiny brown discs (about 3mm wide) are growing in clusters on the wet, previously burned, soil amongst pines.

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What

Sulphur Tuft Hypholoma fasciculare

Observer

premasagar

Date

January 7, 2018 01:00 PM UTC

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

This type of mushroom has been sprouting all over, after a massive wildfire in the area three months ago — this one is growing from a burnt pine stump.

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What

Flowering Plants Subphylum Angiospermae

Observer

premasagar

Date

September 27, 2017 09:42 AM CEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

Succulent that looks like a cactus at first glance but has no spines or areoles.

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What

Cactus Family Family Cactaceae

Observer

premasagar

Date

September 7, 2017 08:33 AM CEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

I was told this was "mother-in-law's cushion", which is a name for Golden Barrel, but it doesn't look like a Golden Barrel?

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What

Golden Barrel Cactus Kroenleinia grusonii

Observer

premasagar

Date

August 30, 2017 07:55 AM CEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

Cactus with rounded lobes; small and globular, although I don't know how large it becomes when mature.

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What

Star Cactus Astrophytum ornatum

Observer

premasagar

Date

August 30, 2017 07:54 AM CEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

Spiral form, reminiscent of Astrophytum.

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What

Old World Swallowtail Papilio machaon

Observer

premasagar

Date

July 22, 2017 11:20 AM CEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

Caterpillar, about 8cm long.

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What

Squirting Cucumber Ecballium elaterium

Observer

premasagar

Date

July 16, 2017 08:16 AM CEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

Looks similar to a squash. Fruits are hairy, about 8cm long. When a ripe fruit is moved, juice squirts out of the fruit.

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What

Iberian Emerald Lizard Lacerta schreiberi

Observer

premasagar

Date

May 25, 2017 10:49 AM CEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

Found eating a bee

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What

Rock-rose Family Family Cistaceae

Observer

premasagar

Date

May 9, 2017 09:17 AM CEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

Grows on dry upland terraces. Reminiscent of Saganho and Rock Rose.

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Observer

premasagar

Date

May 14, 2017 10:36 AM CEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

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What

Conehead Mantis Empusa pennata

Observer

premasagar

Date

October 29, 2016 01:07 PM CEST

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

Some kind of mantis?

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What

Soap Aloe Aloe maculata

Observer

premasagar

Date

March 4, 2017 11:47 AM UTC

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

Flowering succulent with non-thorny spined leaves. A type of Aloe?

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What

Araucarias Genus Araucaria

Observer

premasagar

Date

March 18, 2017 02:31 PM UTC

Place

Portugal (Google, OSM)

Description

I've been told this may be monkey puzzle (Araucaria araucana) or a relative.

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