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Menzies' Wallflower (Erysimum menziesii)

Observer

iandavidj

Date

February 2024

Description

Spotted at Ma-l’el dunes, decided to share this after I saw Friends of the Dunes post about some populations in Humboldt coming up! Definitely gonna try and get photos of this individual and others in flower!! So excited to meet some endemics this spring

Menzies' Wallflower - Photo (c) maeyo, all rights reserved, uploaded by maeyo
max_benningfield's ID: Menzies' Wallflower (Erysimum menziesii)
Added on February 21, 2024
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Observer

izzyivon

Date

February 3, 2024 04:30 PM PST
Pycnoporellus fulgens - Photo (c) Denis Ivanov, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Denis Ivanov
max_benningfield's ID: Pycnoporellus fulgens, a member of Bracket Polypores (Family Fomitopsidaceae)
Added on February 21, 2024
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Observer

graysonprater

Date

February 10, 2024 03:58 PM PST
Elegant Fringe Lichen - Photo no rights reserved, uploaded by Peter de Lange
max_benningfield's ID: Elegant Fringe Lichen (Heterodermia leucomelos)
Added on February 21, 2024
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Russet Scaly Tricholoma (Tricholoma vaccinum)

Observer

zennysnail

Date

February 11, 2024 03:37 PM PST
Russet Scaly Tricholoma - Photo (c) Adam Bryant, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Adam Bryant
max_benningfield's ID: Russet Scaly Tricholoma (Tricholoma vaccinum)
Added on February 21, 2024
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Western Wild Ginger (Asarum caudatum)

Observer

windydawn1133

Date

February 12, 2024 05:16 PM PST
Western Wild Ginger - Photo (c) janellspirup, all rights reserved, uploaded by janellspirup
max_benningfield's ID: Western Wild Ginger (Asarum caudatum)
Added on February 21, 2024
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Goosander (Mergus merganser)

Observer

bholthus1021

Date

February 19, 2024 10:09 AM PST
Common Merganser - Photo (c) brian stahls, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by brian stahls
max_benningfield's ID: Goosander (Mergus merganser)
Added on February 21, 2024
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What

Yellow Shore Crab (Hemigrapsus oregonensis)

Observer

breadcoot

Date

February 20, 2024 04:15 PM PST
Yellow Shore Crab - Photo (c) Steven Mlodinow, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Steven Mlodinow
max_benningfield's ID: Yellow Shore Crab (Hemigrapsus oregonensis)
Added on February 21, 2024
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What

Yellow Shore Crab (Hemigrapsus oregonensis)

Observer

breadcoot

Date

February 20, 2024 04:17 PM PST
Yellow Shore Crab - Photo (c) Steven Mlodinow, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Steven Mlodinow
max_benningfield's ID: Yellow Shore Crab (Hemigrapsus oregonensis)
Added on February 21, 2024
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What

Yellow Shore Crab (Hemigrapsus oregonensis)

Observer

breadcoot

Date

February 20, 2024 04:20 PM PST
Yellow Shore Crab - Photo (c) Steven Mlodinow, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Steven Mlodinow
max_benningfield's ID: Yellow Shore Crab (Hemigrapsus oregonensis)
Added on February 21, 2024
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What

Striped Shore Crab (Pachygrapsus crassipes)

Observer

breadcoot

Date

February 20, 2024 04:08 PM PST
Striped Shore Crab - Photo (c) Nature Ali, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), uploaded by Nature Ali
max_benningfield's ID: Striped Shore Crab (Pachygrapsus crassipes)
Added on February 21, 2024
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What

Striped Shore Crab (Pachygrapsus crassipes)

Observer

breadcoot

Date

February 20, 2024 03:57 PM PST

Description

Not sure what was going on with the piece hanging between the legs, but it didn't stop the crab from scurrying away.

Striped Shore Crab - Photo (c) Nature Ali, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), uploaded by Nature Ali
max_benningfield's ID: Striped Shore Crab (Pachygrapsus crassipes)
Added on February 21, 2024
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What

Wolf's Milk (Lycogala epidendrum)

Observer

connorpoylio

Date

February 15, 2024 04:58 PM PST
Wolf's Milk - Photo (c) Susan Elliott, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Susan Elliott
max_benningfield's ID: Wolf's Milk (Lycogala epidendrum)
Added on February 21, 2024
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What

Wandering Broadhead Planarian (Bipalium adventitium)

Observer

clearly08

Date

February 20, 2024 12:54 PM PST
Wandering Broadhead Planarian - Photo (c) Jason M Crockwell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), uploaded by Jason M Crockwell
max_benningfield's ID: Wandering Broadhead Planarian (Bipalium adventitium)
Added on February 21, 2024
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What

Elegant Rein Orchid (Platanthera elegans)

Date

February 16, 2024 09:54 AM PST
Elegant Rein Orchid - Photo (c) Nicholas Wei, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), uploaded by Nicholas Wei
max_benningfield's ID: Elegant Rein Orchid (Platanthera elegans)
Added on February 21, 2024
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Aleutian Cackling Goose (Branta hutchinsii ssp. leucopareia)

Observer

michaelretter

Date

February 2024
Aleutian Cackling Goose - Photo (c) Rudyard, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Rudyard
max_benningfield's ID: Aleutian Cackling Goose (Branta hutchinsii ssp. leucopareia)
Added on February 21, 2024
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What

Bermuda Buttercup (Oxalis pes-caprae)

Observer

breadcoot

Date

February 18, 2024 02:28 PM PST

Description

Featuring a leg of @max_benningfield, as he trampled the buttercups

Bermuda Buttercup - Photo (c) Aleta Rodriguez, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
max_benningfield's ID: Bermuda Buttercup (Oxalis pes-caprae)
Added on February 21, 2024
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Observer

ethangilmore

Date

February 18, 2024 04:15 PM PST
Entoloma bicoloripes - Photo (c) Julie Travaglini, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Julie Travaglini
max_benningfield's ID: Entoloma bicoloripes, a member of Pinkgills (Genus Entoloma)
Added on February 20, 2024
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Yellow-bellied Flycatcher (Empidonax flaviventris)

Observer

owen_sinkus

Date

January 18, 2024 04:46 PM PST
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher - Photo (c) seb665, all rights reserved
max_benningfield's ID: Yellow-bellied Flycatcher (Empidonax flaviventris)
Added on February 20, 2024
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Yellow-bellied Flycatcher (Empidonax flaviventris)

Observer

jonnysperling

Date

January 17, 2024 02:45 PM PST

Description

West End Rd, Humboldt County, CA

Yellow-bellied Flycatcher - Photo (c) seb665, all rights reserved
max_benningfield's ID: Yellow-bellied Flycatcher (Empidonax flaviventris)
Added on February 17, 2024
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Red-necked Grebe (Podiceps grisegena)

Observer

jonnysperling

Date

January 17, 2024 03:22 PM PST

Description

West End Rd, Humboldt County, CA

Red-necked Grebe - Photo (c) kha, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by kha
max_benningfield's ID: Red-necked Grebe (Podiceps grisegena)
Added on February 17, 2024
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Bufflehead (Bucephala albeola)

Observer

jonnysperling

Date

January 17, 2024 03:22 PM PST

Description

West End Rd, Humboldt County, CA

Bufflehead - Photo (c) ivanparr, all rights reserved, uploaded by ivanparr
max_benningfield's ID: Bufflehead (Bucephala albeola)
Added on February 17, 2024
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Rough Earthsnake (Virginia striatula)

Observer

heather_williams

Date

September 13, 2021 09:42 AM CDT

Place

Lantana (Google, OSM)
Rough Earthsnake - Photo (c) Ty Smith, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Ty Smith
max_benningfield's ID: Rough Earthsnake (Virginia striatula)
Added on February 17, 2024
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Coast Garter Snake (Thamnophis elegans ssp. terrestris)

Observer

snakeysteve

Date

May 30, 2008 03:57 PM PDT

Description

Rare blue morph with classic red belly checkering indicative of coast garters.

Coast Garter Snake - Photo (c) Steve Jurvetson, some rights reserved (CC BY)
max_benningfield's ID: Coast Garter Snake (Thamnophis elegans ssp. terrestris)
Added on February 16, 2024
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What

Ensatina (Ensatina eschscholtzii)

Observer

connorpoylio

Date

February 15, 2024 02:07 PM PST
Ensatina - Photo (c) randomtruth, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
max_benningfield's ID: Ensatina (Ensatina eschscholtzii)
Added on February 16, 2024
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Common Milkcaps (Genus Lactarius)

Observer

gim-siew_tan

Date

February 6, 2024 12:28 PM +08
Fungi Including Lichens - Photo (c) chofungi, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
max_benningfield's ID: Fungi Including Lichens (Kingdom Fungi)
Added on February 14, 2024
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Pacific Banana Slug (Ariolimax columbianus)

Observer

mikhela

Date

February 12, 2024 12:29 PM PST

Description

~an inch each

Pacific Banana Slug - Photo (c) ritchie, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
max_benningfield's ID: Pacific Banana Slug (Ariolimax columbianus)
Added on February 12, 2024
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Waxcaps (Genus Hygrocybe)

Observer

coltranesimon

Date

February 12, 2024 12:07 PM PST
Waxcaps - Photo (c) noah_siegel, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by noah_siegel
max_benningfield's ID: Waxcaps (Genus Hygrocybe)
Added on February 12, 2024
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Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus)

Observer

fprissberghsu

Date

February 10, 2024 12:49 PM PST

Description

Great horned owl
“lifer”

Great Horned Owl - Photo (c) Paul G. Johnson, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by Paul G. Johnson
max_benningfield's ID: Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus)
Added on February 12, 2024
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California Slender Salamander (Batrachoseps attenuatus)

Observer

owen_sinkus

Date

February 11, 2024 12:28 PM PST
California Slender Salamander - Photo (c) Steve Lew, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
max_benningfield's ID: California Slender Salamander (Batrachoseps attenuatus)
Added on February 12, 2024
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Orange Jelly Spot (Dacrymyces chrysospermus)

Observer

owen_sinkus

Date

February 11, 2024 12:30 PM PST
Orange Jelly Spot - Photo (c) Amadej Trnkoczy, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
max_benningfield's ID: Orange Jelly Spot (Dacrymyces chrysospermus)
Added on February 12, 2024
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