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White-winged Dove Zenaida asiatica

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 07:47 AM PST

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Spiders Order Araneae

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 09:55 AM PST

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Narrow-leaved Cryptantha Johnstonella angustifolia

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 10:26 AM PST

Description

I'd never seen a big bushy bush of popcornflower before.

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Spanish Needle Palafoxia arida

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February 20, 2019 10:27 AM PST

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Creosote Bush Larrea tridentata

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 10:27 AM PST

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Saharan Mustard Brassica tournefortii

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 10:27 AM PST

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Desert Gold Geraea canescens

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 10:28 AM PST

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Desert Plantain Plantago ovata

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 10:29 AM PST

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Browneyes Chylismia claviformis

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 10:30 AM PST

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California Shieldpod Dithyrea californica

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 10:35 AM PST

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Saharan Mustard Brassica tournefortii

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 10:37 AM PST

Description

A huge cloud of it advancing across the road and down the slope. Lots of volunteer-pulled ones in evidence.

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Laxflower Baileya pauciradiata

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 10:40 AM PST

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White Bursage Ambrosia dumosa

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 10:41 AM PST

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Arabian Grass Schismus arabicus

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 10:45 AM PST

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Notch-leaf Scorpion-Weed Phacelia crenulata

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 10:45 AM PST

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Frost Mat Achyronychia cooperi

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 10:46 AM PST

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Wild Buckwheats Genus Eriogonum

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 10:47 AM PST

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Prairie Sunflower Helianthus petiolaris

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 10:49 AM PST

Description

Like Desert Gold but with a dark center and less fuzz.

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Little Desert Trumpet Eriogonum trichopes

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 10:51 AM PST

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Arizona Lupine Lupinus arizonicus

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 10:56 AM PST

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Peppergrasses Genus Lepidium

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February 20, 2019 10:57 AM PST

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Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 10:58 AM PST

Description

Didn't notice this critter at the time I took the photo so this partial view is probably unidentifiable, but I'm uploading it anyway in case there's a White-lined Green That Only Eats Desert Gold.

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White-lined Sphinx Moth Hyles lineata

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 11:00 AM PST

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Pincushion Plants Genus Chaenactis

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 11:01 AM PST

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California Croton Croton californicus

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 11:05 AM PST

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Painted Lady Vanessa cardui

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 11:07 AM PST

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 11:10 AM PST

Description

In Desert Gold.

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Hairy Prairie Clover Dalea mollis

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 11:12 AM PST

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Arthropods Phylum Arthropoda

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 11:16 AM PST

Description

Fuzzy galls on fuzzy indigo bush.

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Emory's Indigo Bush Psorothamnus emoryi

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 11:16 AM PST

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Black Harvester Ant Veromessor pergandei

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 11:16 AM PST

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Beetles Order Coleoptera

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 11:17 AM PST

Description

In Desert Gold with a bee.

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 11:17 AM PST

Description

In Desert Gold with a beetle.

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 11:18 AM PST

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Button Brittlebush Encelia frutescens

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 11:19 AM PST

Description

Several individual bushes represented in the photos, all from the same area.

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Milkvetches Genus Astragalus

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 11:24 AM PST

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bud

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Borage Family Family Boraginaceae

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 11:27 AM PST

Description

A variegated one!

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Life

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 11:29 AM PST

Description

Funny munchings on spectacle-pod leaves.

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California Shieldpod Dithyrea californica

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 11:29 AM PST

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Scorpionweeds Genus Phacelia

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 11:30 AM PST

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Spanish Needle Palafoxia arida

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 11:30 AM PST

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Painted Lady Vanessa cardui

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 11:32 AM PST

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Blazingstars Genus Mentzelia

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February 20, 2019 11:34 AM PST

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Strigose Lotus Acmispon strigosus

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 11:41 AM PST

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Dune Evening Primrose Oenothera deltoides

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 11:42 AM PST

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Painted Lady Vanessa cardui

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 11:43 AM PST

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 11:49 AM PST

Description

On Saharan Mustard.

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Arizona Lupine Lupinus arizonicus

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 12:05 PM PST

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Desert Chicory Rafinesquia neomexicana

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 12:06 PM PST

Description

Desert Chicory.

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White Bursage Ambrosia dumosa

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 12:07 PM PST

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Desert Lily Hesperocallis undulata

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 12:08 PM PST

Description

Lots at all stages of bloom. Tentacles sprawled across the sand like a beached octopus.

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Desert Plantain Plantago ovata

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 12:09 PM PST

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Rust Fungi Order Pucciniales

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Date

February 20, 2019 12:09 PM PST

Description

Rust on Desert Lily?

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Chollas Genus Cylindropuntia

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February 20, 2019 12:11 PM PST

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Branched Pencil Cholla Cylindropuntia ramosissima

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 12:11 PM PST

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Desert Chicory Rafinesquia neomexicana

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 12:11 PM PST

Description

Desert Chicory in bush form?

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Ocotillo Fouquieria splendens

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 12:12 PM PST

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Desert Pincushion Chaenactis stevioides

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 12:12 PM PST

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Desert Holly Atriplex hymenelytra

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 12:12 PM PST

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Desert Sand Verbena Abronia villosa

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February 20, 2019 12:13 PM PST

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Desert Gold Geraea canescens

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 12:13 PM PST

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Browneyes Chylismia claviformis

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 12:14 PM PST

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Smoke Tree Psorothamnus spinosus

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 12:22 PM PST

Description

Textured sharp-ended branches making skittering sounds against each other in the wind.

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Emory's Rock Daisy Perityle emoryi

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 12:23 PM PST

Description

Lots of luxuriant low daisy bushes along the wall of the canyon.

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Cheesebush Ambrosia salsola

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 12:26 PM PST

Description

Low tangly bush.

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Goldpoppy Eschscholzia parishii

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February 20, 2019 12:26 PM PST

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Sweetbush Bebbia juncea

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February 20, 2019 12:27 PM PST

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Notch-leaf Scorpion-Weed Phacelia crenulata

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 12:29 PM PST

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Desert Holly Atriplex hymenelytra

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 12:29 PM PST

Description

By far the biggest-leafed Desert Holly I've ever seen.

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Arabian Grass Schismus arabicus

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 12:30 PM PST

Description

Pressed against the ground.

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Thomas's Wild Buckwheat Eriogonum thomasii

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 12:30 PM PST

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Strigose Lotus Acmispon strigosus

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 12:30 PM PST

Description

Creeping leguminous thing with no flowers yet.

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California Primrose Eulobus californicus

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 12:31 PM PST

Description

Little red dots inside the yellow flowers.

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Schott's Indigo Bush Psorothamnus schottii

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 12:31 PM PST

Description

Woody bush. Desert indigo

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Broad-leaved Aliciella Aliciella latifolia ssp. latifolia

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 12:32 PM PST

Description

Didn't see any with open flowers.

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February 20, 2019 12:33 PM PST

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Smallseed Sandmat Euphorbia polycarpa

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 12:35 PM PST

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Frost Mat Achyronychia cooperi

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 12:36 PM PST

Description

Looks like spurge but isn't.

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Red-root Cryptantha Eremocarya micrantha ssp. micrantha

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 12:37 PM PST

Description

Very bushy. This is a single plant.

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Browneyes Chylismia claviformis

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 12:37 PM PST

Description

Coachwhip Canyon.

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White-lined Sphinx Moth Hyles lineata

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 12:41 PM PST

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Hairy Prairie Clover Dalea mollis

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 12:41 PM PST

Description

Coachwhip Canyon.

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Strigose Lotus Acmispon strigosus

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 12:43 PM PST

Description

Coachwhip Canyon.

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California Primrose Eulobus californicus

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 12:45 PM PST

Description

Coachwhip Canyon.

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Ocotillo Fouquieria splendens

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 12:46 PM PST

Description

Coachwhip Canyon.

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Schott's Indigo Bush Psorothamnus schottii

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 12:48 PM PST

Description

Coachwhip Canyon.

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California Shieldpod Dithyrea californica

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 12:49 PM PST

Description

Coachwhip Canyon.

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Sand Blazingstar Mentzelia involucrata

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February 20, 2019 12:53 PM PST

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Desert Lily Hesperocallis undulata

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 12:58 PM PST

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Desert Sand Verbena Abronia villosa

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 12:58 PM PST

Description

Coachwhip Canyon.

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Arthropods Phylum Arthropoda

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 01:01 PM PST

Description

Fuzzy round gall on cheesebush (Ambrosia salsola).

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Cheesebush Ambrosia salsola

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 01:01 PM PST

Description

Low bush.

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Desert Lavender Condea emoryi

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February 20, 2019 01:05 PM PST

Description

Bush.

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Brittlebush Encelia farinosa

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February 20, 2019 01:05 PM PST

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February 20, 2019 02:56 PM PST

Description

On Desert Marigold. None of my photos came out in focus so I'm hoping there's just one, black species that likes Desert Marigolds.

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Desert Marigold Baileya multiradiata

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 02:56 PM PST

Description

In the ABDNHA garden but in a place where no gardener would plant or sow one, so I assume self-seeded.

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Blue Palo Verde Parkinsonia florida

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 02:58 PM PST

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London Rocket Sisymbrium irio

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 02:58 PM PST

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Cheeseweed Mallow Malva parviflora

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 02:58 PM PST

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Tree Tobacco Nicotiana glauca

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 03:00 PM PST

Description

In the ABDNHA garden, but why would anyone plant this?

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Costa's Hummingbird Calypte costae

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 03:02 PM PST

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White-winged Dove Zenaida asiatica

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 03:06 PM PST

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Guadalupe Cryptantha Cryptantha maritima

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 04:12 PM PST

Description

Looks like two species here. This is for the smaller one.

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Narrow-leaved Cryptantha Johnstonella angustifolia

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 04:12 PM PST

Description

Looks like two species here. This is for the larger one.

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Legumes Family Fabaceae

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 04:19 PM PST

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Nettle-leaved Goosefoot Chenopodium murale

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 04:20 PM PST

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Fountain Grass Pennisetum setaceum

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 05:12 PM PST

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Whispering Bells Emmenanthe penduliflora

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 05:13 PM PST

Description

Reminds me of Whispering Bells. ID temporary while I look for desert relatives.

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Distant Phacelia Phacelia distans

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 05:13 PM PST

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Brownplume Wirelettuce Stephanomeria pauciflora

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 05:13 PM PST

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Athel Tamarisk Tamarix aphylla

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 05:15 PM PST

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London Rocket Sisymbrium irio

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 05:17 PM PST

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Dwarf Cottonrose Logfia depressa

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 05:18 PM PST

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Black Harvester Ant Veromessor pergandei

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 05:18 PM PST

Description

Nest with a ring of chaff around it.

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Baja Pectocarya Pectocarya peninsularis

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 05:19 PM PST

Description

Growth form I haven't seen before. Drooping tuft/bush of popcornflower.

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Brittlebush Encelia farinosa

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sea-kangaroo

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February 20, 2019 05:21 PM PST

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Fountain Grass Pennisetum setaceum

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 05:22 PM PST

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Pincushion Plants Genus Chaenactis

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 05:24 PM PST

Description

Leaves the usual wispy things, like Fremont's.

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Spiders Order Araneae

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sea-kangaroo

Date

February 20, 2019 07:42 PM PST

Description

Bed spider.