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Flowering Plants (Subphylum Angiospermae)

Observer

wetlandfan

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Question Mark (Polygonia interrogationis)

Observer

jon_neal

Date

July 2023

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Lupine Bug (Megalotomus quinquespinosus)

Observer

whateverwatcher

Date

June 2023

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Description

On Sundial Lupine (168605428).
My impression was of strikingly-marked ants. But, no! I soon realized they were bugs. So cool!
Adults also present (168605429).

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What

Elk (Alces alces)

Observer

bob_kahl

Date

June 9, 2023 06:26 AM EDT

Description

Cow and twin calves at Ranger Station - Isle Royale NP

Plants

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What

Plants (Kingdom Plantae)

Observer

jon_neal

Date

May 2023

Description

Not quite sure what the smooth leaves are

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Lemon Plagodis Moth (Plagodis serinaria)

Observer

jon_neal

Date

May 2023

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What

Northern Bush Honeysuckle (Diervilla lonicera)

Observer

chuckt2007

Date

June 1986

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Description

growing on a shale slope near a large hemlock at the base of a ridge with a white pine. No. 860613006.

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Toadshade (Trillium sessile)

Observer

chucksutherland

Date

March 4, 2023 02:48 PM CST

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What

Rough Bedstraw (Galium asprellum)

Observer

wetlandfan

Date

August 2020

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Common Boneset (Eupatorium perfoliatum)

Observer

wetlandfan

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Muhlenberg's Stippleback Lichen (Dermatocarpon muhlenbergii)

Observer

wetlandfan

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Prairie Blazing Star (Liatris pycnostachya)

Observer

wetlandfan

Date

July 2020

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What

Blazing-Stars (Genus Liatris)

Observer

wetlandfan

Date

July 2020

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Common Boneset (Eupatorium perfoliatum)

Observer

wetlandfan

Date

August 2020

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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Rushes (Genus Juncus)

Observer

wetlandfan

Date

August 2020

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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Agrimonies (Genus Agrimonia)

Observer

wetlandfan

Date

August 2020

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What

Agrimonies (Genus Agrimonia)

Observer

wetlandfan

Date

August 2020

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What

Viburnums (Genus Viburnum)

Observer

wetlandfan

Date

August 2020

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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Tall Boneset (Eupatorium altissimum)

Observer

wetlandfan

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Amur Honeysuckle (Lonicera maackii)

Observer

wetlandfan

Date

November 2020

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Jack-in-the-Pulpit (Arisaema triphyllum)

Observer

wetlandfan

Date

April 2021

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis)

Observer

wetlandfan

Date

June 2022

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Daffodils (Genus Narcissus)

Observer

wetlandfan

Date

March 2022

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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Bladder Sedge (Carex intumescens)

Observer

wetlandfan

Date

May 2022

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus)

Observer

wildmoss

Date

August 2022

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Drooping Trillium (Trillium flexipes)

Observer

chuckt2007

Date

May 2009

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Description

observed in a rich floodplain area with dense growths of lesser celandine. Appears to have strong introgression with T. erectum ff. FNA and others. This plant was growing on a moist floodplain soil near other typical color forms of this species.
@ddennism

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Observer

whateverwatcher

Date

July 2022

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Description

This tiny creature has elevated the frass tail to a work of art! I've never seen one so elaborate.
When I first saw it on the underside of a leaf (photo 4) I wondered if it was a moth or... ?
On some kind of Convolvulaceae (129375077)

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What

Lesser Purple Fringed Orchid (Platanthera psycodes)

Observer

smmckee

Date

July 2022

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Richland County, Ohio; Flora of Clearfork Reservoir Project

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What

Pale Jewelweed (Impatiens pallida)

Observer

leigha3

Date

July 9, 2022 05:03 PM EDT

Description

Big, tall cluster of plants

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What

Alpine Marmot (Marmota marmota)

Observer

jon_neal

Date

June 13, 2022 02:18 PM CEST

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Orange Balsam (Impatiens capensis)

Observer

chuckt2007

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Description

forma albidiflora (Rand. & Redf.) Fern. & Schub., creamy white spotted impatiens ff. G&C and Fern., DNA sample, infrequent near a Berea Sandstone Formation exposure, basal spur petal long, 7-10 mm, curved forward, nearby plants include orange forms and yellow (I. pallida). No. 850912018.

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What

American Red Squirrel (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus)

Observer

whateverwatcher

Date

July 2022

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Description

I was crouched down, quietly trying to photograph odes. Then I realized there was a squirrel running towards me! When I turned the camera towards it, it decided to run away. Fortunately, it paused a moment for a couple of pix.

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Allegheny Monkeyflower (Mimulus ringens)

Observer

mjpapay

Date

July 2022

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Lea's Bog Lichen (Phaeophyscia leana)

Date

March 2022

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Found by @wetlandfan

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What

Lea's Bog Lichen (Phaeophyscia leana)

Observer

shaunpogacnik95

Date

March 2022

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Description

New population of this species found by @wetlandfan common in area growing on dead ash and box-elder maple.

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Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus)

Observer

whateverwatcher

Date

June 2019

Description

'Owl' is as close as I can get. Maybe someone who knows the area can tell more (I was vacationing). It picked it's resting place well. No matter what angle I tried, I couldn't get much.

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What

Rounded Earthstar (Geastrum saccatum)

Observer

chuckt2007

Date

October 2007

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Description

beneath a very large pin oak.

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What

White-tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus)

Observer

phonephone

Date

January 25, 2022 11:46 AM EST

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What

Wild Carrot (Daucus carota)

Observer

whateverwatcher

Date

July 2016

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Haberer's Clubmoss (Diphasiastrum × habereri)

Observer

shaunpogacnik95

Date

August 2020

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Groundhog (Marmota monax)

Observer

annkatrinrose

Date

May 2014

Description

Momma groundhog was very patient with her little hoglets climbing all over her. I'm sure they were like a bag of fleas.

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What

Groundhog (Marmota monax)

Observer

annkatrinrose

Date

May 2014

Description

Apparently young groundhogs like to sleep in, just like teenagers. It would be well into the day before they showed up in front of their burrow to explore the yard.

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What

Weymouth Pine (Pinus strobus)

Observer

mjpapay

Date

November 30, 2021 11:09 AM EST

Description

Cullasaja Falls, North Carolina

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American Plane (Platanus occidentalis)

Observer

mjpapay

Date

November 30, 2021 10:54 AM EST

Description

Cullasaja Falls, North Carolina

A grand old tree near the foot of the falls.

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Domestic Dog (Canis familiaris)

Observer

conboy

Date

November 10, 2021 12:24 PM EST

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What

Trumpeter Swan (Cygnus buccinator)

Observer

martyndrabik

Date

April 24, 2020 10:15 PM EDT

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What

Ebony Spleenwort (Asplenium platyneuron)

Observer

samgutekanst

Date

October 17, 2021 05:27 PM EDT

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What

Poplars, Cottonwoods, and Aspens (Genus Populus)

Observer

calconey

Date

October 2, 2021 04:25 PM EDT

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What

Atlantic Ladies' Tresses (Spiranthes bightensis)

Observer

mertensia

Date

October 2021

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Observer

shaunpogacnik95

Date

July 2021

Place

Private

Description

Growing within 10 ft of 2 Prairie fringed orchid. someone pointed out that it could be the Platanthera leucophaea x lacera hybrid. was quite robust for the P. lacera Im use to seeing. Ohio.

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What

Zebra Swallowtail (Eurytides marcellus)

Observer

whateverwatcher

Date

July 2021

Description

I was kind of blocking the trail trying to get pix of one zebra, but realized some folks wanted to come thru. So I apologized and made room. They were very friendly about it and stopped to watch the butterfly for a bit. Shortly after they moved on, they called back to me that there was another some distance away. So of course I had to try for this one too :)

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What

Zebra Swallowtail (Eurytides marcellus)

Observer

whateverwatcher

Date

July 2021

Description

My first Zebra sighting! I was so excited but having an awful time getting any kind of picture. It was in constant motion, zipping all over a fairly wide area. There were a good number of large skimmers in the area, and they seemed to be trying for it. I abandoned the idea of a good picture and just tried to get a picture!
Photo 6 sort of says it all.

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What

Common Milkweed (Asclepias syriaca)

Observer

emhostetler

Date

June 19, 2021 06:30 PM EDT

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What

Eastern Chipmunk (Tamias striatus)

Observer

susnyder

Date

September 16, 2010

Description

eating a window-strike goldfinch

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What

Round-leaved Sundew (Drosera rotundifolia)

Observer

whateverwatcher

Date

June 2021

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Got to see and learn about this amazing tiny plant (and quite a few other plants!) thanks to @wetlandfan.
Couldn't see what I was shooting very well; unfortunately a lot of the views are obstructed. But I was blown away to be able to see the 'dew', the beautiful colors, and some of the things which appeared to be captured in its sticky fingers (photos 3-5).

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Purple Pitcher Plant (Sarracenia purpurea)

Observer

huntingbon

Date

June 2021

Place

Private

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What

Greater Purple Fringed Orchid (Platanthera grandiflora)

Observer

mertensia

Date

June 2021

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What

Spotted Turtle (Clemmys guttata)

Observer

mertensia

Date

June 2021

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What

Common Raccoon (Procyon lotor)

Observer

mcanlic

Date

May 25, 2021 07:27 AM EDT

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What

Shining Ladies' Tresses (Spiranthes lucida)

Observer

mertensia

Date

June 2021

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What

Killdeer (Charadrius vociferus)

Observer

martycalabrese

Date

May 30, 2021 01:52 PM EDT

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Christmas Fern (Polystichum acrostichoides)

Observer

mjpapay

Date

May 30, 2021 08:48 AM EDT

Description

Near the head of this valley a sward of Christmas Fern sweeps down, and soon picturesquely mingles with a host of Broad Beech Ferns. Together now, the ferns festoon the forest floor . . . https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/80900648

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What

Domestic Cat (Felis catus)

Observer

simcockr

Date

April 28, 2021 02:58 PM NZST

Description

Given the location very far from any houses I think it was wild or dumped and killed scavenging a harrier or rabbit carcass which were both nearby

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What

White-footed Mouse (Peromyscus leucopus)

Observer

scarlet_moon

Date

April 25, 2021 12:49 PM EDT

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What

Andrews' Lady-Slipper (Cypripedium × andrewsii)

Observer

elias105

Date

May 2021

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Christmas Fern Leaf Curl (Taphrina polystichi)

Observer

mjpapay

Date

May 18, 2021 09:59 AM EDT

Description

Virus?

Yellow, bulging spots on Polystichum acrostichoides, Christmas Fern.

Affected plants were restricted to a small (10-feet, 2-meter) area and right along a narrow deer trail, as if the infection were spread by contact with the passing White-tailed Deer. Speculation of course.

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What

Yellow-flowered Strawberry (Potentilla indica)

Observer

theotherben42

Date

September 30, 2020 06:23 PM EDT

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What

Domestic Cattle (Bos taurus)

Observer

trscavo

Date

May 4, 2021 05:48 PM EDT

Description

At Woodside Natural Area

This was on informal display at the trailhead, presumably put there by a human. I don't know if it came from the natural area or someplace else.

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Canada Goose (Branta canadensis)

Observer

mertensia

Date

May 2021

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What

Large White Trillium (Trillium grandiflorum)

Observer

shaunpogacnik95

Date

April 2021

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Northern Coralroot (Corallorhiza trifida)

Observer

rcurtis

Date

April 2021

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Toadshade (Trillium sessile)

Observer

tomfishburn

Date

April 19, 2021 07:24 PM EDT

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What

Wild Leek (Allium tricoccum)

Observer

pdabell

Date

April 2021

Description

With 4 leaves on the specimen shown in the 1st 5 photos, as opposed to the typical 2 and occasionally 3 leaves. The widest of them is >7.3 cm. The clump is largely comprised of 'albino' A. tricoccum var. tricoccum but included in it are some with red pigment (see the final photo). A portion of the clump is foraged (disturbed spots at the bottom of it and visible in photo 6) by the landowners.

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Yellow Daylily (Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus)

Observer

kylieduncan01

Date

April 24, 2021 09:13 PM EDT

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What

American Bullfrog (Lithobates catesbeianus)

Observer

earthtamerronin

Date

April 8, 2021 09:37 PM EDT

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What

Beaked Trout-Lily (Erythronium rostratum)

Observer

rburnsm51

Date

April 2021

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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What

North American Luna Moth (Actias luna)

Observer

becksnyc

Date

April 10, 2021 05:57 AM EDT

Description

First this season and what a beauty! The tails are edged in hot pink! #seetheelephant

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What

Sandhill Crane (Antigone canadensis)

Observer

sarahjaner

Date

October 4, 2020 08:00 AM PDT

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What

Narrowleaf Wild Leek (Allium burdickii)

Observer

wetlandfan

Date

June 2020

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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What

American Water Frogs (Genus Lithobates)

Observer

ricknirschl

Date

June 2, 2008 02:58 PM EDT

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What

American Bullfrog (Lithobates catesbeianus)

Observer

whateverwatcher

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Description

I was entertained by the almost insolent attitude of the big bullfrog, sitting with its back to the watersnake. "I'm too much for you to handle" seemed to be the message.

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What

Carpet Beetles (Genus Anthrenus)

Observer

malisaspring

Date

January 2021

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Lolsob. It was in my needle felting.

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What

Striped Skunk (Mephitis mephitis)

Date

June 19, 2020 08:45 PM EDT

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What

Eastern Carpenter Bee (Xylocopa virginica)

Observer

trixpix

Date

October 2020

Description

The flying bee kept approaching the bee on the flower.

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What

Stalked Puffball-in-Aspic (Calostoma cinnabarinum)

Observer

masadler

Date

October 18, 2020 04:19 PM EDT

Description

Maybe. Bucking my personal precedent here, and going with the AI ID

Never seen anything like this before, and definitely thought it was in Plantae ...

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What

Feather Mosses (Order Hypnales)

Observer

sedgequeen

Date

November 20, 2020 04:43 PM PST

Description

Alsea Falls Recreation Area.

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What

Purple Fuzz (Punctularia atropurpurascens)

Observer

walt_reutzel

Date

November 17, 2020 12:20 PM EST

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What

Eastern Hemlock-Spruce (Tsuga canadensis)

Observer

lincolndurey

Date

August 1, 2019 12:17 PM EDT

Description

Morning: Bayfield, WI
Midday: Apostle Islands NP
https://www.inaturalist.org/calendar/lincolndurey/2019/8/1

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What

Nodding Ladies’ Tresses (Spiranthes cernua)

Observer

shaunpogacnik95

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Description

At least 100 plants in a shagnamnous wetlant. Seems to be out of range for what was predicted from the recent split.

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Sphinx Ladies’ Tresses (Spiranthes incurva)

Observer

shaunpogacnik95

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Growing at a site with S. cernua. Flowers parts look too lose for S. cernua.

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What

Appalachian Ladies’ Tresses (Spiranthes arcisepala)

Observer

wetlandfan

Date

October 2020

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Prairie Dock (Silphium terebinthinaceum)

Observer

nancygamso

Date

July 9, 2020 02:38 PM EDT

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What

Brown Booby (Sula leucogaster)

Observer

leah_driscoll

Date

September 3, 2020 07:21 PM EDT

Description

I don’t expect anyone to be able to agree based on these backlit digiscoped photos, but I wanted to post anyway. This is the infamous Brown Booby that was at Nimisila Reservoir in Ohio for a little over a week. Sadly, a predator got this tropical visitor sometime between this photo and the next morning. A privilege to see, and I wish it could have made it home.

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What

Flowering Plants (Subphylum Angiospermae)

Observer

jon_neal

Date

March 19, 2020 01:37 PM EDT

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What

Groundhog (Marmota monax)

Observer

sudomir

Date

August 14, 2020 01:01 PM EDT

Description

I don't think it is a beaver or muskrat because of the bushy tail.

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What

Yellow Lady's Slipper (Cypripedium parviflorum)

Observer

jolin818

Date

May 2020

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Showy Orchis (Galearis spectabilis)

Observer

jolin818

Date

May 9, 2020 02:30 PM EDT

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What

Common Milkweed (Asclepias syriaca)

Observer

krcaol

Date

June 2020

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Is this really milkweed? It was growing among milkweed but this looks like an albino milkweed??

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What

Showy Orchis (Galearis spectabilis)

Observer

phonephone

Date

May 17, 2020 05:08 PM EDT