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Red Admiral Vanessa atalanta

Observer

amandap

Date

March 16, 2020 03:02 PM UTC

Description

Found on a cloudy day, 70°F. It did not move as I got closer.

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Snowy Egret Egretta thula

Observer

amandap

Date

February 16, 2020 02:25 PM UTC

Description

Found at zilker park on a warm (about 74°F) and sunny day. Seemed to be fighting because they were squawking loudly at each other.

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What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

amandap

Date

February 16, 2020 01:45 PM UTC

Description

Found on a sunny, warm day (about 74°F) at Zilker park.

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Giant Leaf-footed Bug Acanthocephala declivis

Observer

amandap

Date

February 16, 2020 01:53 PM UTC

Description

Found on the wall of a bridge at Zilker park. It was a warmer day (about 74°F). It did not move the entire time.

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What

Diamondback Watersnake Nerodia rhombifer

Observer

amandap

Date

February 16, 2020 02:06 PM UTC

Description

At first it wasn’t moving, but then began to move very slowly away from me. It was found near the water at Zilker park on a warmer day (about 74°F).

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Southern Yellowjacket Vespula squamosa

Observer

amandap

Date

February 16, 2020 03:32 PM UTC

Description

Found in a neighborhood on an oak tree that is leaking sap. Many different insects have been consuming the sap, but wasps have been very common. It was a warmer day (about 73°F).

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Blow Flies Family Calliphoridae

Observer

amandap

Date

February 16, 2020 03:31 PM UTC

Description

These flies seem to be eating the tree sap that’s leaking out of this oak tree. Found in a neighborhood on a warmer day, about 73°F.

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Golden-eye Lichen Teloschistes chrysophthalmus

Observer

amandap

Date

February 15, 2020 09:46 AM UTC

Description

Tried to crop the first photo to distinguish that I’m documenting the yellow lichen. Found on an oak tree in a neighborhood on a cool, cloudy day.

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What

Red-eared Slider Trachemys scripta ssp. elegans

Observer

amandap

Date

February 16, 2020 01:32 PM UTC

Description

Found lounging on the Colorado river. It was sunnier and warmer today (72°F) than it has been these last few days.

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What

Common Sow-Thistle Sonchus oleraceus

Observer

amandap

Date

February 13, 2020 04:12 PM UTC

Description

Found near other weeds on a cooler day (52°F). It rained yesterday and it was sunny today.

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What

Small Ballmoss Tillandsia recurvata

Observer

amandap

Date

February 12, 2020 03:43 PM UTC

Description

Found on the floor by a tree. They were all over campus today. It could be because rained all night last night.

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What

Geometer Moths Family Geometridae

Observer

amandap

Date

February 10, 2020 10:07 PM UTC

Description

It was found in the hallway of an apartment complex. It didn’t move as I got closer to it. In the first photo, the brightness was adjusted to show more of the color pattern on the wings.

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Common Pill Woodlouse Armadillidium vulgare

Observer

amandap

Date

February 9, 2020 04:38 PM UTC

Description

Found under an empty flower pot that was upside down. Some moved when I opened the pot, but others did not.

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What

Annual Meadow-Grass Poa annua

Observer

amandap

Date

February 7, 2020 03:38 PM UTC

Description

Found in a yard, pretty common here.

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Scarab Beetles Family Scarabaeidae

Observer

amandap

Date

February 8, 2020 11:51 AM UTC

Description

The last photo is for size comparison. Found in the dirt of a yard. It was about 60°F.

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What

Mosses Phylum Bryophyta

Observer

amandap

Date

February 7, 2020 03:53 PM UTC

Description

Found in an area that is usually partially shaded for most of the day. It snowed two nights ago, but it was warmer today (73°F when I took the photo).

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What

Live Oaks Section Virentes

Observer

amandap

Date

February 7, 2020 03:40 PM UTC

Description

Found in a yard near the fence. Looks like others that grow in a green belt behind the fence.

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What

Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio

Observer

amandap

Date

February 6, 2020 09:32 PM UTC

Description

It was very small, noticed when it flew in my direction! When it noticed me, it turned in mid-air and flew to this tree. It was cold outside (45°F).

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What

Fox Squirrel Sciurus niger

Observer

amandap

Date

February 5, 2020 03:56 PM UTC

Description

Found eating something. It was a cold, cloudy day (39°F). When I got too close, it climbed the tree

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What

Fox Squirrel Sciurus niger

Observer

amandap

Date

February 5, 2020 03:59 PM UTC

Description

It was eating something when I found it. It was a cold, cloudy day (39°F). It ran off when I got too close

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Observer

amandap

Date

February 5, 2020 09:59 AM UTC

Description

Found by the road on a cold day (39°F). The leaf emitted a fragrance when I folded it up.

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What

American Asters Genus Symphyotrichum

Observer

amandap

Date

January 31, 2020 10:36 AM UTC

Description

Found near the water at Waller Creek.

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What

Bushy Lichens Genus Ramalina

Observer

amandap

Date

February 4, 2020 04:12 PM UTC

Description

Found on an oak tree in a yard

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What

Decollate Snail Rumina decollata

Observer

amandap

Date

February 4, 2020 05:12 PM UTC

Description

Found between little rocks in a yard

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What

Shield Lichens and Allies Family Parmeliaceae

Observer

amandap

Date

February 2, 2020 03:18 PM UTC

Description

Found on an oak tree in a yard

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What

Foxtails and Bristlegrasses Genus Setaria

Observer

amandap

Date

February 3, 2020 08:44 AM UTC

Description

Found near a construction site

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Observer

amandap

Date

February 2, 2020 03:15 PM UTC

Description

Found in a yard by an oak tree. Stem of the flower is darker, almost a purple hue

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What

Southern Flatcoil Polygyra cereolus

Observer

amandap

Date

February 2, 2020 03:17 PM UTC

Description

Found in a yard near many others of the same size! It was a hot and sunny day (77°F)

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What

Palms Family Arecaceae

Observer

amandap

Date

January 31, 2020 10:41 AM UTC

Description

Found by Waller Creek near the water

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Observer

amandap

Date

December 29, 2019 09:36 AM UTC

Description

I’ve no idea what this is but it was fairly large, probably about 2.5 to 3 inches long

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