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Flatcoils (Genus Polygyra)

Date

September 17, 2021 11:41 PM PDT

Description

One of maybe 100 of these snails in a small area where water drains. Coyote feeding ground, so perhaps they scavenge?

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sandralamberts

Date

May 25, 2010 09:23 PM CEST

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sandralamberts

Date

December 19, 2015 11:04 AM CET

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Typical Treehoppers (Family Membracidae)

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alefox123

Date

March 31, 2021 09:55 PM -05

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Termites (Epifamily Termitoidae)

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dotun55

Date

June 10, 2021 07:20 AM CET

Description

Obueis camp

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By-the-wind Sailor (Velella velella)

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mdecampo

Date

January 27, 2019 01:38 PM -02
Insects

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Insects (Class Insecta)

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anudibranchmom

Date

September 10, 2021 10:05 AM PDT

Description

This Observation is for the WHITE THING :-)

@merav check out this odd white thing next to the black maybe-lacewing-larvae-ish thing! :-)
On underside of Blue Oak leaf, Montebello Road, between Page Mill and Black Mountain summit.

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anudibranchmom

Date

September 7, 2021 09:44 AM PDT

Description

Found on Striped Volcano Gall Wasp gall (Andricus atrimentus) on Blue Oak by @merav - ID suggested by iNat AI

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Leichtlin's Mariposa Lily (Calochortus leichtlinii)

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newtpatrol

Date

July 24, 2021 10:36 AM PDT

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Cushion Buckwheat (Eriogonum ovalifolium)

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newtpatrol

Date

July 24, 2021 01:34 PM PDT

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Striped Skunk (Mephitis mephitis)

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virusmanbob

Date

August 24, 2021 07:05 AM PDT

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anudibranchmom

Date

August 20, 2021 04:00 PM PDT

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Cellophane Bees (Genus Colletes)

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anudibranchmom

Date

August 16, 2021 10:00 AM PDT

Description

Found on Wild Buckwheat.

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clauden

Date

August 27, 2018 02:34 AM EDT

Description

In Iophon sponge.

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Mossy Rose Gall Wasp (Diplolepis rosae)

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newtpatrol

Date

May 17, 2021 02:48 PM PDT

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abbyt

Date

May 15, 2021 11:57 AM PDT

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Tidepool Snailfish (Liparis florae)

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abbyt

Date

June 12, 2021 07:51 AM PDT

Description

About 1.5". I liked the eye.

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abbyt

Date

June 26, 2021 08:47 AM PDT

Description

Low intertidal, on the underside of a rock. @leslieh, is it possible to tell the species?

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Pacific Angelshark (Squatina californica)

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kllea

Date

July 2020

Description

Anyone know what this is??

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damontighe

Date

August 7, 2016 06:36 PM PDT

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Cardinal Meadowhawk (Sympetrum illotum)

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naturesarchive

Date

July 17, 2021 11:04 AM PDT

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naturesarchive

Date

July 17, 2021 12:21 PM PDT

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Poplars, Cottonwoods, and Aspens (Genus Populus)

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ingaderuyter

Date

June 19, 2021 10:55 AM PDT

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Western Phantom Crane Fly (Bittacomorpha occidentalis)

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anudibranchmom

Date

June 4, 2021 10:26 AM PDT

Description

Looked like a big, weird cottonwood/dandelion seed in flight. Finally flew to a car in the parking lot. :-)

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Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger)

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anudibranchmom

Date

May 24, 2021 03:20 PM PDT

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Humpback Whale (Megaptera novaeangliae)

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anudibranchmom

Date

April 30, 2021 08:28 AM PDT

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Cherry Ant (Crematogaster cerasi)

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

May 10, 2021 08:45 AM PDT

Description

@merav now that the camera and I are friends (and I can see what I'm looking at!), I will post more ants!

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Spiders (Order Araneae)

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tomgardali

Date

May 1, 2021 12:07 PM PDT

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American Coot (Fulica americana)

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naturesarchive

Date

May 1, 2021 11:17 AM PDT

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Columbian Black-tailed Deer (Odocoileus hemionus ssp. columbianus)

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truthseqr

Date

July 19, 2019 10:33 AM PDT

Description

Female hid her fawn in the grass and then ran in the opposite direction to distract humans from her baby.

(Coyote Creek Trail)

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Western Skink (Plestiodon skiltonianus)

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virusmanbob

Date

April 11, 2021 10:02 AM PDT

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Wood, Mound, and Field Ants (Genus Formica)

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cspirrone

Date

June 15, 2019 12:48 PM PDT

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Oak Gall Wasps (Tribe Cynipini)

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kdff

Date

August 10, 2020

Description

On Blue oak (Quercus douglasii). Since these have no common name that I could find, in order to discuss them with other naturalists, I decided to call them Rockstar Galls (Rock for the location plus star for the shape).

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gracejeschke

Date

July 11, 2013

Description

Egg parasitoid on Manduca sp.

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California Slender Salamander (Batrachoseps attenuatus)

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u_phantasticus

Date

April 2018

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Mushroom Gall Wasp (Heteroecus sanctaeclarae)

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wildmacro

Date

June 22, 2019 03:00 PM PDT

Description

Gall with exit hole on huckleberry oak (Quercus vacciniifolia).

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Pacific Newts (Genus Taricha)

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newtpatrol

Date

December 16, 2020 02:24 PM PST

Description

This part of Alma Bridge was recently repaved. This newt was adhered to the road, and the line-painter seems to have gone right over them. After peeling the newt from the road, their shadow remains, a long-term reminder.

This observation is part of an ongoing study of the Pacific Newt roadkills on Alma Bridge Road, Lexington Reservoir.

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Striped Skunk (Mephitis mephitis)

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sea-kangaroo

Date

December 2, 2020 04:48 PM PST

Description

uh oh

(the young deer haltingly came up to look, occasionally dipping their heads slightly to sniff and changing their minds, and the skunk just eventually got tired of this nonsense and scuttered off)

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anudibranchmom

Date

December 8, 2020 03:21 PM PST

Description

Eye level on white oak leaf. Next to a conical-shaped gall, could be a coincidence; didn't seem interested in it. Spent some time grooming, then flew off. About 10-15 mm.

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Orange-spike Polycera (Polycera atra)

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anudibranchmom

Date

December 2020

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talkokh

Date

November 21, 2020 12:34 PM HST

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Striped Hawkmoth (Hyles livornica)

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pierrickb

Date

June 17, 2012 03:48 PM EDT

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ajott

Date

September 6, 2020 06:57 AM SAST

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Oak Gall Wasps (Tribe Cynipini)

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leslie_flint

Date

June 14, 2020 11:08 AM PDT

Description

Gall type #5 (Joyce Gross)
Weld (1957) Figure 96.
Russo (2012) Plant Galls Addendum page 29.

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Pacific Lamprey (Entosphenus tridentatus)

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brynlee11

Date

June 5, 2016 02:46 PM PDT

Description

Lampreys spawning up the fish ladder

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Western Fence Lizard (Sceloporus occidentalis)

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edwardrooks

Date

October 10, 2020 02:15 PM PDT

Description

eating ants. No photo of it eating, but it ate 3 ants.

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Smoked Oysterling (Resupinatus applicatus)

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wildmacro

Date

December 21, 2019 11:07 AM PST

Description

On blue oak.

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Field Crescent (Phyciodes pulchella)

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dpom

Date

September 16, 2020 08:29 AM PDT

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Pygmy Nuthatch (Sitta pygmaea)

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dpom

Date

September 15, 2020 06:59 AM PDT

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dormargalit

Date

August 24, 2020

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Single-stalk Aeolis (Babakina festiva)

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anudibranchmom

Date

August 2020

Description

2 of 3, all about the same size

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Dorcas Gazelle (Gazella dorcas)

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liebzi

Date

January 2019

Place

Missing Location

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owicki

Date

July 9, 2020 10:40 AM PDT

Description

BL 14mm. That's one weird looking cerambycid.

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Pseudoscorpions (Order Pseudoscorpiones)

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kschnei

Date

June 24, 2020 12:34 PM PDT

Description

One of two found under a log, 3 mm, collected. Also posted to BG here:
https://bugguide.net/node/view/1845790

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cholmesphoto

Date

April 17, 2017 07:18 AM EDT

Description

A female Orb Weaver Spider (Acanthepeira venusta) protects an egg sac attached to a marsh grass stem.

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Common Mola (Mola mola)

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anudibranchmom

Date

June 14, 2020 08:28 AM PDT

Description

Small one

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Assassin Bugs (Family Reduviidae)

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tuli

Date

April 24, 2020 10:24 AM SAST

Description

this strange looking structure was attached to the trunk of a leadwood tree

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Eastern Beach Tiger Beetle (Habroscelimorpha dorsalis)

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kbakkegard

Date

June 2020

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Thistle Mantis (Blepharopsis mendica)

Date

May 2020

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Typical Gerbils (Genus Gerbillus)

Date

May 2020

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yakovsalaviz

Date

June 2, 2020 03:01 PM IDT

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Barn Owl (Tyto alba)

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damontighe

Date

May 30, 2020 06:53 PM PDT

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Polar Bear (Ursus maritimus)

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greglasley

Date

November 2, 2003 10:53 AM CST

Description

Polar Bear
Ursus maritimus
one year old cub
Churchill, Manitoba
Canada
2 November 2003

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Oakland Mariposa Lily (Calochortus umbellatus)

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catchang

Date

May 2020

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North Californian Indian Pink (Silene laciniata ssp. californica)

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catchang

Date

May 25, 2020 04:15 PM PDT

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Large White (Pieris brassicae)

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yizharamir

Date

May 10, 2020 02:55 PM IDT

Place

Golan, IL (Google, OSM)

Description

Yizhar Amir

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Red-bellied Jumping Spider (Philaeus chrysops)

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trcarlisle

Date

May 9, 2020 08:12 AM +03

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Northern Pacific Rattlesnake (Crotalus oreganus ssp. oreganus)

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virusmanbob

Date

May 11, 2020 01:10 PM PDT

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Lotus Hairstreak (Callophrys dumetorum)

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edwardrooks

Date

April 23, 2020 10:40 AM PDT

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Valley Carpenter Bee (Xylocopa sonorina)

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leslie_flint

Date

April 14, 2020 01:25 PM PDT

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Red-cage Fungus (Clathrus ruber)

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

April 11, 2020 04:22 PM PDT

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Crested Caracara (Caracara cheriway)

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greglasley

Date

April 8, 2020 11:48 AM CDT

Description

flying past

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Gall Wasps (Family Cynipidae)

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leslie_flint

Date

March 28, 2019 12:37 PM PDT

Description

on valley oak

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Pretzel Slime Mold (Hemitrichia serpula)

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elielamaral

Date

February 11, 2020 11:27 AM -03

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California Pore Lichen (Pertusaria californica)

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metsa

Date

March 21, 2020 01:14 PM PDT

Description

on rock

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Grey Whale (Eschrichtius robustus)

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metsa

Date

March 21, 2020 02:30 PM PDT

Description

seen from shore. 200mm telephoto lens

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Couch's Spadefoot (Scaphiopus couchii)

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wildcarrot

Date

March 21, 2020 08:50 PM CDT

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gmontgomery

Date

March 19, 2020 02:08 PM CDT

Description

Under a log.

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ozrittner

Date

August 10, 2015 08:06 AM HST

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ozrittner

Date

January 2016

Place

Missing Location

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ozrittner

Date

July 17, 2009 07:56 AM HST

Place

Golan, IL (Google, OSM)

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Lesser Stag Beetle (Dorcus parallelipipedus)

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ozrittner

Date

June 8, 2016 05:49 AM HST

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ozrittner

Date

August 2, 2017 08:50 AM HST

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Common Mola (Mola mola)

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bethzuckerman

Date

August 4, 2019 04:47 PM PDT

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Porter's Chromodorid (Felimare porterae)

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craigahoover

Date

November 11, 2018 08:29 AM PST

Description

Felimare porterae was located on reef at a depth of 80 feet. Note the egg ribbon. Size was not measured. Water temperature was 56 degrees F.

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Marbled Salamander (Ambystoma opacum)

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kbakkegard

Date

February 7, 2020 11:10 AM CST

Description

Found together under log.

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Tailed Araneid Spiders (Genus Eriovixia)

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tiwane

Date

January 19, 2020 10:19 PM +08

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Butterflies and Moths (Order Lepidoptera)

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tiwane

Date

January 19, 2020 10:11 PM +08

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Tiger Moths (Tribe Arctiini)

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tiwane

Date

January 19, 2020 04:42 PM AWST

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tiwane

Date

January 15, 2020 10:11 AM AWST

Description

Quite beautiful tiny tiny bug.

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Plump Springtails (Order Poduromorpha)

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rita

Date

December 6, 2019 11:05 PM PST

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Western Forest Scorpion (Uroctonus mordax)

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virusmanbob

Date

January 12, 2020 11:20 AM PST

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Common Gilled Mushrooms and Allies (Order Agaricales)

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sea-kangaroo

Date

January 12, 2020 11:09 AM PST

Description

Near dead wood under an oak.

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Steller's Jay (Cyanocitta stelleri)

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sea-kangaroo

Date

January 12, 2020 10:30 AM PST

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Bewick's Wren (Thryomanes bewickii)

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

January 12, 2020 10:56 AM PST

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Leatherback Sea Turtle (Dermochelys coriacea)

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oysterhead

Date

August 2018

Description

This is a leatherback hatchling found in the surf after the nest had emerged that morning. Had a few motor disorders but improving rapidly. Found by me, Crescent Beach Turtle Patrol member

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Twig Ants (Genus Pseudomyrmex)

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crazybirdy

Date

February 6, 2019 12:41 PM EST

Description

Id for the small ant that is captured please

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Dolly Varden Crab (Hepatus epheliticus)

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susanhewitt

Date

December 16, 2019 08:42 AM EST

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Bullet Ant (Paraponera clavata)

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gabrielsolano1

Date

August 22, 2019 11:36 AM UTC