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Golden-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia atricapilla

Observer

barbarab

Date

April 21, 2014

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Allen's Hummingbird Selasphorus sasin

Observer

barbarab

Date

April 21, 2014

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Northern Pacific Rattlesnake Crotalus oreganus ssp. oreganus

Observer

james3

Date

April 22, 2014

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Coast Range Fence Lizard Sceloporus occidentalis ssp. bocourtii

Observer

james3

Date

April 22, 2014

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California Slender Salamander Batrachoseps attenuatus

Observer

james3

Date

April 22, 2014

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Vivid Dancer Argia vivida

Observer

james3

Date

April 22, 2014

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Lorquin's Admiral Limenitis lorquini

Observer

james3

Date

April 22, 2014

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caius

Date

August 25, 2012

Description

Another of the many varieties of bees found in the beach hill garden. The Megachile genus are solitary bees that cut peaces of leaf to build nests hence the common name leaf cutter bee.

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kerrylm

Date

April 21, 2014 09:55 AM PDT

Description

more black and more yellow on their head (plumage) establish dominance over strangers but if they know each other, it won't matter.

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California Newt Taricha torosa

Observer

james3

Date

April 20, 2014

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Southern California Toad Anaxyrus boreas ssp. halophilus

Observer

james3

Date

April 20, 2014

Description

I'd originally IDed these as pseudacris tadpoles, but an experienced herper on Flickr corrected me. I'm excited about this one, as if he's right, this would mark the first time CA Toads have bred in this pond in close to a decade!

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White-crowned Sparrow Zonotrichia leucophrys

Observer

barbarab

Date

April 19, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia

Observer

barbarab

Date

April 19, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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Black Turnstone Arenaria melanocephala

Observer

barbarab

Date

April 19, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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Brush Rabbit Sylvilagus bachmani

Observer

barbarab

Date

April 19, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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Brush Rabbit Sylvilagus bachmani

Observer

barbarab

Date

the past

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Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia

Observer

barbarab

Date

April 19, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater

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barbarab

Date

April 19, 2014

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Salsify Tragopogon porrifolius

Observer

barbarab

Date

April 19, 2014

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Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura

Observer

barbarab

Date

April 19, 2014

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Observer

barbarab

Date

April 19, 2014

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House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus

Observer

barbarab

Date

April 19, 2014

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Observer

caius

Date

April 30, 2012

Description

melanistic subgroup of the eastern gray squirrel.

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Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica

Observer

barbarab

Date

April 19, 2014

Description

Building nest

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No photos or sounds

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American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos

Observer

barbarab

Date

April 19, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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Common Raven Corvus corax

Observer

barbarab

Date

April 19, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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Great Egret Ardea alba

Observer

barbarab

Date

April 19, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

barbarab

Date

April 19, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia

Observer

barbarab

Date

April 19, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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Brown-headed Cowbird Molothrus ater

Observer

barbarab

Date

April 19, 2014