Plants

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Plants Kingdom Plantae

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mytilludie

Date

August 22, 2014 06:56 PM PDT

Description

Vine growing like crazy. We've tried to kill it but it always comes back! Shown growing up the side of one of my sunflower stalks.

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Flowering Plants Phylum Magnoliophyta

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mytilludie

Date

August 21, 2014 03:13 PM PDT

Description

Growing out of a crack in the sidewalk. Surrounded by a dandelion plant. Blossoms about 2.5 to 3 inches wide.

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icosahedron

Date

August 9, 2014 12:11 AM PDT

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Mount Saint Helena morning-glory Calystegia collina ssp. oxyphylla

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curiousgeorge61

Date

May 17, 2014

Place

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Western forest scorpion Uroctonus mordax

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lindynik

Date

August 6, 2014 09:02 PM PDT

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Gambusia Gambusia affinis

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dave-barry

Date

August 10, 2014

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Tarantula Hawks Genus Pepsis

Observer

icosahedron

Date

August 11, 2014 11:24 AM PDT

Description

Much smaller than others I've seen; I suppose I might be wrong.

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California Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus ssp. elegans

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dave-barry

Date

August 10, 2014

Description

Recently fledged juvenile.

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Mylitta Crescent Phyciodes mylitta

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dave-barry

Date

August 10, 2014

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Western Tiger Swallowtail Papilio rutulus

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dave-barry

Date

August 10, 2014

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Green Heron Butorides virescens

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dave-barry

Date

August 10, 2014

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Wood Duck Aix sponsa

Observer

dave-barry

Date

August 10, 2014

Description

Not sure if this is a young drake or adult in eclipse plumage

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Black Phoebe Sayornis nigricans

Observer

dave-barry

Date

August 10, 2014

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Bullock's Oriole Icterus bullockii

Observer

dave-barry

Date

August 10, 2014

Description

Female

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black cottonwood Populus trichocarpa

Observer

dave-barry

Date

August 10, 2014

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common tule Schoenoplectus acutus var. occidentalis

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dave-barry

Date

August 10, 2014

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Black-crowned Night-Heron Nycticorax nycticorax

Observer

dave-barry

Date

August 10, 2014

Place

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Description

Still retaining one breeding plume.

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Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

dave-barry

Date

August 10, 2014

Description

Drake in Eclipse plumage.

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Bald-faced Hornet Dolichovespula maculata

Observer

dave-barry

Date

August 10, 2014

Description

Old damaged hive.

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icosahedron

Date

August 9, 2014

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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icosahedron

Date

August 3, 2014 03:12 PM PDT

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Common Checkered-Skipper Pyrgus communis

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icosahedron

Date

August 6, 2014 03:52 PM PDT

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Western Tiger Swallowtail Papilio rutulus

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icosahedron

Date

August 6, 2014 03:14 PM PDT

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Fiery Skipper Hylephila phyleus

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icosahedron

Date

August 6, 2014 03:22 PM PDT

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Sachem Atalopedes campestris

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icosahedron

Date

August 6, 2014 04:20 PM PDT

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lindsaydailey

Date

August 6, 2014 10:14 AM PDT

Place

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Coyote Canis latrans

Observer

sonjabraden

Date

August 1, 2014

Description

3 Coyotes sighted at about 7:30 PM. Each was about 2.5 feet tall. They were hanging out in the dense chaparral and oak woodland, occasionally coming out of the bushes into the grassland on the edge of the dense woodland. This is an area where people often hike.

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Black-tailed Jack Rabbit Lepus californicus

Observer

carolinaa

Date

August 2, 2014

Description

About two feet tall, found about 8 ft. from the trail in savanna/oak woodland.

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Scorpions Order Scorpiones

Observer

dominicrivetti

Date

July 27, 2014

Description

Small scorpions found underneath large rocks in dry grassy area. Temp around 82 degrees fahrenheit.

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Yellow Starthistle Centaurea solstitialis

Observer

dave-barry

Date

July 27, 2014