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Monarch (Danaus plexippus)

Observer

ursus_arctos

Date

August 2021

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Upland Sandpiper (Bartramia longicauda)

Observer

ursus_arctos

Date

June 25, 2021

Description

These two adults were very vocal and very agitated - nest nearby?

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Poweshiek Skipperling (Oarisma poweshiek)

Observer

kirstynleighe

Date

July 2019

Place

Canada (Google, OSM)

Description

Tall Grass Prairie Preserve. Nectaring on Black-eyed Susan.

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New World Warblers (Family Parulidae)

Observer

ursus_arctos

Date

May 2017

Description

This little guy appears to be a hybrid of Black-throated Green Warbler x Canada Warbler. I've shared these photos and the call recording with many folks and, so far, the balance of opinion is BTGW x CAWA hybrid. Feedback most welcome!

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Hummingbird Clearwing (Hemaris thysbe)

Observer

ursus_arctos

Date

June 2016

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Brother Moth (Raphia frater)

Observer

ursus_arctos

Date

June 2016

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Franklin's Ground Squirrel (Poliocitellus franklinii)

Observer

ursus_arctos

Date

July 2011

Place

Canada (Google, OSM)

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Four-spotted Skimmer (Libellula quadrimaculata)

Observer

ursus_arctos

Date

June 2009

Description

ID confirmed by photo

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Midland Clubtail (Gomphurus fraternus)

Observer

ursus_arctos

Date

June 2015

Description

Markings look right for Midland Clubtail, but no suitable habitat in area - another Clubtail sp. (?)

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Franklin's Ground Squirrel (Poliocitellus franklinii)

Observer

ursus_arctos

Date

August 2010

Place

Private

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Sedge Sprite (Nehalennia irene)

Observer

ursus_arctos

Date

June 2015

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American Black Bear (Ursus americanus)

Observer

ursus_arctos

Date

June 2009

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Lesser Purple Fringed Orchid (Platanthera psycodes)

Observer

ursus_arctos

Date

July 2015

Description

Small Purple Fringed-Orchid

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Grey Treefrog (Hyla versicolor)

Observer

ursus_arctos

Date

July 2015

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Yellow Lady's Slipper (Cypripedium parviflorum)

Observer

ursus_arctos

Date

June 2015

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Showy Lady's Slipper (Cypripedium reginae)

Observer

ursus_arctos

Date

July 2015

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Variable Darner (Aeshna interrupta)

Observer

ursus_arctos

Date

August 2015

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Thirteen-lined Ground Squirrel (Ictidomys tridecemlineatus)

Observer

ursus_arctos

Date

May 11, 2014

Description

seen outside visitor centre - not part of "Prairie Dog Town" exhibit (which contains Richardson's ground squirrels)

Photos / Sounds

What

Franklin's Ground Squirrel (Poliocitellus franklinii)

Observer

ursus_arctos

Date

July 2015

Place

Private