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What

Desert Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis ssp. nelsoni)

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

February 2024

Description

Ewe, mother and young lamb. Second photograph shows lamb chewing on mothers left horn.

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What

Gravel Ghost (Atrichoseris platyphylla)

Observer

zachcoury

Date

April 24, 2023 12:26 PM MDT

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What

Gila Monster (Heloderma suspectum)

Observer

stbz2323

Date

June 2020

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What

White Pine Skullcap (Scutellaria sapphirina)

Observer

steph_taylor

Date

June 18, 2023 10:28 AM MDT

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Grey Fox (Urocyon cinereoargenteus)

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

April 2021

Place

Private

Description

The first time they've been seen outside the den. SEVEN kits and their harried mom, who appears in the background in the first photo. On private property in Northern California.

Needless to say, I have a gazillion more photos, if you need a bigger dose of this cuteness: https://flic.kr/s/aHsmVeV8vG

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Lemmon's Onion (Allium lemmonii)

Observer

evolvulux

Date

May 2023

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What

Mojave Desert Tortoise (Gopherus agassizii)

Observer

ladoslee

Date

April 2023

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Observer

lisa514

Date

April 30, 2023 11:48 AM MDT

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Brachiopods (Phylum Brachiopoda)

Observer

zvanstanley

Date

February 2023

Description

Fossil

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Cedar Waxwing (Bombycilla cedrorum)

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

January 25, 2023 07:49 AM PST

Description

Going from toyon to toyon.

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Eastern Copperhead (Agkistrodon contortrix)

Observer

alan_rockefeller

Date

November 1, 2022 01:33 PM CDT

Description

A young one, displaying it's caudal lure.

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Rock Squirrel (Otospermophilus variegatus)

Observer

mskala

Date

July 20, 2022 10:08 AM MDT

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What

Desert Tarantula (Aphonopelma iodius)

Observer

rachelm1982

Date

June 12, 2022 07:14 AM MDT

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Yellow-backed Spiny Lizard (Sceloporus uniformis)

Observer

samrawlins

Date

May 30, 2022 07:37 AM MDT

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What

California Trapdoor Spider (Bothriocyrtum californicum)

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

April 30, 2022 08:12 AM PDT

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Gopher Snake (Pituophis catenifer)

Observer

thumbwave

Date

April 22, 2022 10:38 AM PDT

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What

Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis)

Observer

naturegirlkh

Date

May 2015

Place

Utah, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Adult female

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What

Cougar (Puma concolor)

Observer

chatwins

Date

September 16, 2021 03:51 PM UTC

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What

Painted Desert Whiptail (Aspidoscelis tigris ssp. septentrionalis)

Observer

smmckee

Date

June 9, 2021 09:33 AM EDT

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What

Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis)

Observer

kellypre50

Date

June 2015

Place

Utah, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Coyote (Canis latrans)

Observer

bryanto

Date

February 8, 2021 04:34 PM MST

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What

Coastal Rosy Boa (Lichanura orcutti)

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

September 30, 2020 11:37 AM PDT

Description

Got caught in a net in storage area, about 2ft long.

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What

Mojave Thistle (Cirsium mohavense)

Observer

walterfertig

Date

May 2015

Description

Sandy wash, Red Cliffs Preserve N of St. George. In bud. Roots flesh, deep-seated.

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Loggerhead Shrike (Lanius ludovicianus)

Observer

drewboy

Date

March 2020

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What

Loggerhead Shrike (Lanius ludovicianus)

Observer

upandadam

Date

March 2, 2020 01:23 PM MST

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What

Greater Roadrunner (Geococcyx californianus)

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

January 28, 2020 10:25 AM PST

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What

Dwarf Bear-Poppy (Arctomecon humilis)

Observer

kristenmister

Date

May 2019

Description

One individual run over by mountain bike.

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Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias)

Observer

rwr

Date

November 10, 2019 11:34 AM HST

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What

Utah Prairie Dog (Cynomys parvidens)

Observer

zschmolka

Date

June 2019

Place

Utah, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Mojave Thistle (Cirsium mohavense)

Observer

coreyjlange

Date

June 6, 2019 01:39 PM PDT

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What

Mojave Thistle (Cirsium mohavense)

Observer

jackerfield

Date

July 2019

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What

Osprey (Pandion haliaetus)

Observer

thumbwave

Date

October 24, 2019 10:09 AM PDT

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What

Coastal California Gnatcatcher (Polioptila californica ssp. californica)

Observer

sidesplotch

Date

April 2015

Description

Listed as a Species of Special Concern in California and listed as Threatened by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

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Bryce Canyon Indian Paintbrush (Castilleja revealii)

Observer

grizzlymarmot

Date

May 24, 2019 11:14 AM EDT

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What

Parry's Sandpaper Plant (Petalonyx parryi)

Observer

cottonmouthcrow

Date

September 2, 2019 11:28 AM MDT

Description

Gypsum heavy soil.

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What

Crested Anole (Anolis cristatellus)

Observer

braddockbiotech

Date

October 14, 2017 02:08 PM EDT

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What

Ground Snake (Sonora semiannulata)

Observer

chrisjensen1

Date

October 23, 2019 05:40 PM MDT

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What

Gierisch's Globemallow (Sphaeralcea gierischii)

Observer

walterfertig

Date

May 2012

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Cooper's Hawk (Accipiter cooperii)

Observer

thumbwave

Date

October 17, 2019 11:50 AM PDT

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California Sheephead (Bodianus pulcher)

Observer

thumbwave

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Eastern Muskrat (Ondatra zibethicus ssp. zibethicus)

Observer

dongminsung

Date

April 2017

Description

Confirm?

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Grey Fox (Urocyon cinereoargenteus)

Observer

anewmark

Date

October 4, 2019 04:35 PM PDT

Description

Seen sitting in ice plant behind the fence at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery

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What

Black Spleenwort (Asplenium adiantum-nigrum)

Observer

smmckee

Date

April 2019

Description

Mineral Gulch, 4 mi east of Zion National Park

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Belted Kingfisher (Megaceryle alcyon)

Observer

thumbwave

Date

September 26, 2019 10:34 AM PDT

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What

California Striped Racer (Masticophis lateralis ssp. lateralis)

Observer

chloe_and_trevor

Date

May 20, 2018 01:18 PM PDT

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What

American Oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus)

Observer

thumbwave

Date

August 30, 2019 10:06 AM PDT

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What

San Diegan Legless Lizard (Anniella stebbinsi)

Observer

pmg123us

Date

June 8, 2019 04:59 PM PDT

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What

Coast Live Oak (Quercus agrifolia)

Observer

naturalistspace

Date

May 21, 2019 12:49 PM PDT

Description

I'm guessing some sort of gall? found on a coast live oak leaf

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What

California King Snake (Lampropeltis californiae)

Observer

upandadam

Date

May 15, 2019 08:57 AM PDT

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Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

April 27, 2019 09:32 AM PDT

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What

San Diegan Legless Lizard (Anniella stebbinsi)

Observer

cwbrown

Date

March 14, 2010 03:26 PM PDT

Description

Found in backyard

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What

Southern Pacific Rattlesnake (Crotalus oreganus ssp. helleri)

Observer

samfellows566

Date

April 27, 2019 11:27 AM PDT

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What

Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus)

Observer

donendicott

Date

March 2019

Description

Female, observed during seasonal monitoring of pair. Mated at this perch nine minutes prior to this photo.

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What

San Diegan Legless Lizard (Anniella stebbinsi)

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

April 17, 2019 09:35 AM PDT

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What

Greater Roadrunner (Geococcyx californianus)

Date

August 7, 2018 10:30 AM PDT

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What

North American Mountain Lion (Puma concolor ssp. couguar)

Observer

mike275

Date

March 29, 2018

Description

Ran down from Cowles Mountain and continued South across Najavo Road and into the golf course. Dash camera caught this footage.

Dash Cam Video:

https://youtu.be/vEHkBC5AVtU

Channel 8's Story:

http://www.cbs8.com/story/37853219/mountain-lion-sighting-on-road-in-san-carlos

Channel 10's Story:

https://www.10news.com/news/mountain-lion-caught-on-dash-cam-crossing-san-carlos-street

Mission Time Courier Article:

https://missiontimescourier.com/san-carlos-man-has-surprise-encounter-with-lion/

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What

Desert Iguana (Dipsosaurus dorsalis)

Observer

micayla1917

Date

May 30, 2018 12:19 PM PDT

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Strong's Sidegill (Pleurehdera strongi)

Observer

jeffhamann

Date

June 6, 1981

Description

25 mm

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What

Western Bluebird (Sialia mexicana)

Observer

uzun

Date

April 28, 2018 05:38 PM PDT

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What

Burrowing Owl (Athene cunicularia)

Date

October 22, 2017 04:52 AM PDT

Description

with band (USGS)

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Coast Patchnose Snake (Salvadora hexalepis ssp. virgultea)

Observer

jimvarnell

Description

Eating a Whiptail (Aspidoscelis sp.)

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What

Common Eucalyptus Longhorn (Phoracantha semipunctata)

Observer

alutz

Date

August 3, 2016 10:07 AM PDT

Description

Found this insect crawling on my foot