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Calico Aster Symphyotrichum lateriflorum

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

December 5, 2019 02:12 PM UTC

Description

Reasons for identification are:
- Flower-heads radiate
- plants pubescent
- Ray florets white
- Disk florets purplish
- leaves are lanceolate
- purplish stem

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Buttercups Genus Ranunculus

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

December 5, 2019 02:36 PM UTC

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Common Dandelion Taraxacum officinale

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

December 5, 2019 02:01 PM UTC

Description

Reasons for identification are:
- flower heads ligate
- outer phyllaries reflexes
- leaves deeply lobed
- inner phyllaries lack appendages
- purplish tint on stem

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Common Bracken Pteridium aquilinum

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

October 19, 2019 01:47 PM ADT

Description

Reasons for identification are:
- Blades broadly triangular
- Plants branched
- fronds divided often into three blades
- fronds arising at right angle to the stipe

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Common Puffball Lycoperdon perlatum

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

September 18, 2019 10:30 AM ADT

Description

Reasons for identification are:
- white pear/top shaped fruiting bodies
- cone-shaped spines form on surface
- fruiting bodies are up to 5cm wide
- network of scars formed from spines sloughing off

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Violet-toothed Polypore Trichaptum biforme

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

September 25, 2019 09:28 AM ADT

Description

Reasons for identification are:
- Pore surface purple, especially towards the margin
- pores round
- Fruiting body are shelving, overlapping
- flat to slightly convex
- fruiting body is white to cream or ochre becoming greyish with age

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Tawny Grisette Amanita fulva

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

September 25, 2019 09:46 AM ADT

Description

Reason for identification are:
- cup present
- gills free
- flat with central knob, radially striate
- cap is yellow-brown to orange brown
- white stem
- mature specimen

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Intermediate Wood Fern Dryopteris intermedia

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

November 22, 2019 11:47 PM UTC

Description

Reasons for identification are:
- round shaped Indusia
- blades 2-3 times pinnate at base
- innermost pinnules longer than those adjacent
-

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King Bolete Boletus edulis

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

October 9, 2019 09:50 AM ADT

Description

Identification:
- tubes instead of gills
- yellowish tiny pores
- convex cap
- color of Cap is red-brown
- net-like markings on stalk (near apex)

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Prototype Quillwort Isoetes prototypus

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

November 20, 2019 10:19 AM UTC

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Basidiomycete Fungi Phylum Basidiomycota

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

November 20, 2019 10:15 AM UTC

Description

Identification is narrowed to Tremella mesenterica and Dacrymyces palmatus, requires microscopic viewing to distinguish
- both are:
- irregularly lobed
- Gelatinous and yellow
- fruits on dead logs

- Identification only done to a Phylum level as both species are in a part of different Orders

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Sugar Maple Acer saccharum

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

November 20, 2019 10:08 AM UTC

Description

Reasons for identification are:
- leaf sinuses between main lobes rounded
- winter buds brown
- bark on tree is furrowed
- bark is smooth and grey

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Shelf Fungi Order Polyporales

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

November 20, 2019 10:04 AM UTC

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Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

November 20, 2019 10:00 AM UTC
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Fungi Including Lichens Kingdom Fungi

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

November 20, 2019 09:59 AM UTC

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Northern Bayberry Morella pensylvanica

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

November 20, 2019 09:52 AM UTC

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Mosses Phylum Bryophyta

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

November 20, 2019 09:48 AM UTC

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Flat-branched Tree-Clubmoss Dendrolycopodium obscurum

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

November 20, 2019 09:46 AM UTC

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Beech Scale Cryptococcus fagisuga

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

November 20, 2019 09:43 AM UTC

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Intermediate Wood Fern Dryopteris intermedia

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

November 20, 2019 09:40 AM UTC

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Eastern Teaberry Gaultheria procumbens

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

November 20, 2019 09:37 AM UTC

Description

Reasons for identification are:
- Leaves alternative, not reduced to scales
- stems are reddish and smooth
- red berries
- leaves are terminal, dentate on the margins

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Herring Gull Larus argentatus

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

November 14, 2019 01:04 AM UTC

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White Sweetclover Melilotus albus

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

November 11, 2019 01:38 PM UTC

Description

Reasons for identification are:
- smooth light green stems
- leaves are trifoliate and alternate in arrangement
- flowers are small, floppy and tubular
- light green calyx

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What

Autumn Hawkbit Scorzoneroides autumnalis

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

November 11, 2019 01:59 PM UTC

Description

Reasons for identification are:
- Ligulate flower heads

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Clovers Genus Trifolium

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

November 11, 2019 01:40 PM UTC

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What

Orchard Grass Dactylis glomerata

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

November 11, 2019 01:32 PM UTC

Description

Reasons for identification are:
- distinctive tufted triangular flower head
- Spikelets are green and purple tinged
- ligules are long and membranous
- lemmas bear short awns
- flattened stem base

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Red Maple Acer rubrum

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

September 5, 2019 03:14 PM ADT

Description

Reasons for identification are:
- leaf sinuses between the main lobes are pointed
- leaves simple with 3-5 lobes
- leaves serrated on their margins
- young twigs are red

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What

Tufted Vetch Vicia cracca

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

November 10, 2019 02:53 PM UTC

Description

Reasons for identification are:
- Leaves are pinnately compound
- inflorescence distinctly stalked
- Violet flowers
- calyx tubes rounded
- branched tendrils at the tips of the leaves

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Jointed Charlock Raphanus raphanistrum

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

November 10, 2019 02:40 PM UTC

Description

Reasons for identification are:
- Yellow flowers
- hairy stems
- leaves outline is obovate
- flower borne in small corymbs
- purple nectar guides on flowers

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What

Common Toadflax Linaria vulgaris

Observer

wilfredprosper

Date

November 10, 2019 02:44 PM UTC

Description

Reasons for identification are:
- Leaves linear
- Flowers yellow
- Flowers tightly clustered at the top of the plant
- sport an orange palate
- Glaucous blue-green leaves

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