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What

Northern Waterthrush (Parkesia noveboracensis)

Observer

vireolanius

Date

October 13, 2021 04:11 PM PDT
Northern Waterthrush - Photo (c) Jean-Guy Dallaire, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
storm_petrel's ID: Northern Waterthrush (Parkesia noveboracensis)
Added on October 14, 2021
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Great Basin Tiger Beetle (Cicindela amargosae)

Observer

twillrichardson

Date

October 10, 2021 03:16 PM PDT

Description

I saw 35-40 individuals, and all but one were green

Great Basin Tiger Beetle - Photo (c) Will Richardson, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
storm_petrel's ID: Great Basin Tiger Beetle (Cicindela amargosae)
Added on October 11, 2021
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Oblique-lined Tiger Beetle (Cicindela tranquebarica)

Observer

twillrichardson

Date

October 10, 2021 04:38 PM PDT

Description

Hanging out by a tiny rainpuddle from a few nights ago

Oblique-lined Tiger Beetle - Photo (c) Dan MacNeal, some rights reserved (CC BY)
storm_petrel's ID: Oblique-lined Tiger Beetle (Cicindela tranquebarica)
Added on October 11, 2021
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What

Great Basin Tiger Beetle (Cicindela amargosae)

Observer

twillrichardson

Date

October 10, 2021 03:57 PM PDT

Description

I saw 35-40 individuals, and all but one were green

Great Basin Tiger Beetle - Photo (c) Will Richardson, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
storm_petrel's ID: Great Basin Tiger Beetle (Cicindela amargosae)
Added on October 11, 2021
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What

Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis)

Observer

twillrichardson

Date

September 17, 2021 01:05 PM PDT

Description

Kayaker for scale

Brown Pelican - Photo (c) Isaac Lord, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
storm_petrel's ID: Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis)
Added on September 21, 2021
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What

Buteos (Genus Buteo)

Observer

tothemax

Date

September 7, 2021 07:46 AM PDT
Buteos - Photo (c) Greg Lasley, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
storm_petrel's ID: Buteos (Genus Buteo)
Added on September 08, 2021
Improving

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What

Bullock's Oriole (Icterus bullockii)

Observer

sefi_webcam

Date

August 25, 2021 11:49 AM PDT
Bullock's Oriole - Photo (c) J. N. Stuart, all rights reserved, uploaded by James N. Stuart
storm_petrel's ID: Bullock's Oriole (Icterus bullockii)
Added on August 30, 2021
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What

Cassin's Finch (Haemorhous cassinii)

Observer

sheilatoner

Date

July 28, 2021 11:07 AM PDT

Description

Photos - thanks to G. Hughes

Cassin's Finch - Photo (c) greglasley, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Greg Lasley
storm_petrel's ID: Cassin's Finch (Haemorhous cassinii)
Added on August 19, 2021
Improving

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What

Aridland Tiger Beetle (Ellipsoptera marutha)

Observer

twillrichardson

Date

July 30, 2021 08:22 AM PDT

Description

I'm including lots of perspectives on this aberrant individual. Really flighty and threw me for a loop until I could examine the photos.

Aridland Tiger Beetle - Photo (c) Oscar Johnson, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
storm_petrel's ID: Aridland Tiger Beetle (Ellipsoptera marutha)
Added on August 06, 2021
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What

Walker River Wood-Nymph (Cercyonis pegala ssp. walkerensis)

Observer

ericaharris123

Date

July 29, 2021 03:25 PM PDT
Walker River Wood-Nymph - Photo (c) Liam O'Brien, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
storm_petrel's ID: Walker River Wood-Nymph (Cercyonis pegala ssp. walkerensis)
Added on July 31, 2021
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What

Walker River Wood-Nymph (Cercyonis pegala ssp. walkerensis)

Observer

ericaharris123

Date

July 29, 2021 03:25 PM PDT
Great Basin Wood-Nymph - Photo (c) Leslie Flint, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
storm_petrel's ID: Great Basin Wood-Nymph (Cercyonis sthenele)
Added on July 30, 2021
Maverick

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What

Ruddy Copper (Tharsalea rubidus)

Observer

monobasin

Date

July 31, 2019 11:53 AM PDT
Ruddy Copper - Photo (c) Frank Fogarty, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
storm_petrel's ID: Ruddy Copper (Tharsalea rubidus)
Added on July 28, 2021
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Added as part of a taxon swap

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What

Gossamer-winged Butterflies (Family Lycaenidae)

Observer

mickeyb

Date

August 5, 2018 10:30 AM PDT
Blue Copper - Photo (c) David Hofmann, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
storm_petrel's ID: Blue Copper (Tharsalea heteronea)
Added on July 28, 2021
Leading
Added as part of a taxon swap

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What

Blue Copper (Tharsalea heteronea)

Observer

mickeyb

Date

August 5, 2018 10:28 AM PDT
Blue Copper - Photo (c) David Hofmann, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
storm_petrel's ID: Blue Copper (Tharsalea heteronea)
Added on July 28, 2021
Improving
Added as part of a taxon swap

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What

Edith's Copper (Tharsalea editha)

Observer

jerry171

Date

June 27, 2020 10:01 AM PDT
Edith's Copper - Photo (c) robberfly, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Liam O'Brien
storm_petrel's ID: Edith's Copper (Tharsalea editha)
Added on July 28, 2021
Improving
Added as part of a taxon swap

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What

Edith's Copper (Tharsalea editha)

Observer

jeff25

Date

July 30, 2018 10:17 AM PDT
Edith's Copper - Photo (c) robberfly, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Liam O'Brien
storm_petrel's ID: Edith's Copper (Tharsalea editha)
Added on July 28, 2021
Improving
Added as part of a taxon swap

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What

Pacific Marten (Martes caurina)

Observer

anniebc

Date

May 2021
Pacific Marten - Photo (c) Tim Shortell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
storm_petrel's ID: Pacific Marten (Martes caurina)
Added on July 20, 2021
Improving
Added as part of a taxon split

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What

Lorquin's Admiral (Limenitis lorquini)

Observer

mickeyb

Date

June 21, 2021 11:00 AM PDT
Lorquin's Admiral - Photo (c) Juan Carlos Argáez Mejía, all rights reserved
storm_petrel's ID: Lorquin's Admiral (Limenitis lorquini)
Added on June 22, 2021
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What

California Gull (Larus californicus)

Observer

ohlincha

Date

August 13, 2009 07:42 PM CEST
California Gull - Photo (c) docentjoyce, some rights reserved (CC BY)
storm_petrel's ID: California Gull (Larus californicus)
Added on June 22, 2021
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What

Hoary Comma (Polygonia gracilis)

Observer

mickeyb

Date

June 21, 2021 02:12 PM PDT
Hoary Comma - Photo (c) Gordon Karre, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
storm_petrel's ID: Hoary Comma (Polygonia gracilis)
Added on June 22, 2021
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What

California Night-stalking Tiger Beetle (Omus californicus)

Observer

twillrichardson

Date

May 19, 2021 04:26 PM PDT

Description

Pulling some pitfall traps before tomorrow's snows. Collecting specimens for taxonomic work on these - these Gold Country Omus seem smaller and shinier than what I see around Tahoe.

California Night-stalking Tiger Beetle - Photo (c) Debbi Brusco, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
storm_petrel's ID: California Night-stalking Tiger Beetle (Omus californicus)
Added on May 20, 2021
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What

Pacific Marten (Martes caurina)

Observer

anniebc

Date

May 2021
American Marten - Photo (c) Owen Strickland, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
storm_petrel's ID: American Marten (Martes americana)
Added on May 17, 2021
Maverick

Photos / Sounds

What

St. Anthony Dune Tiger Beetle (Cicindela arenicola)

Observer

twillrichardson

Date

May 2021

Description

Scavenging a dead bee fly

St. Anthony Dune Tiger Beetle - Photo (c) Will Richardson, some rights reserved (CC BY)
storm_petrel's ID: St. Anthony Dune Tiger Beetle (Cicindela arenicola)
Added on May 09, 2021
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What

Townsend's Solitaire (Myadestes townsendi)

Observer

nevadaselkie

Date

May 8, 2021 10:06 AM PDT
Townsend's Solitaire - Photo (c) Ad Konings, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
storm_petrel's ID: Townsend's Solitaire (Myadestes townsendi)
Added on May 09, 2021
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What

Mountain Bluebird (Sialia currucoides)

Observer

alinagoncharova

Date

March 28, 2021 04:27 PM PDT
Mountain Bluebird - Photo (c) greglasley, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Greg Lasley
storm_petrel's ID: Mountain Bluebird (Sialia currucoides)
Added on March 29, 2021
Improving

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What

Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus varius)

Observer

twillrichardson

Date

November 5, 2010 11:59 AM PDT
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker - Photo (c) rbbrummitt, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
storm_petrel's ID: Yellow-bellied Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus varius)
Added on February 15, 2021
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What

Yuma Skipper (Ochlodes yuma)

Observer

twillrichardson

Date

August 24, 2020 09:16 AM PDT

Description

Big!

Yuma Skipper - Photo (c) Jennifer Rycenga, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
storm_petrel's ID: Yuma Skipper (Ochlodes yuma)
Added on August 28, 2020
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Short-legged Tiger Beetle (Cicindela tenuicincta)

Observer

twillrichardson

Date

August 1, 2020 12:30 PM PDT

Description

My nemesis for the last several years, with countless trips out to salty hot places. So glad to finally lay eyes on these!!!

Big thanks to @storm_petrel for all the advice, updates, and encouragement!

Short-legged Tiger Beetle - Photo (c) Kristie Nelson, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
storm_petrel's ID: Short-legged Tiger Beetle (Cicindela tenuicincta)
Added on August 02, 2020
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Tecumseh Skipper (Polites sabuleti ssp. tecumseh)

Observer

birdingman

Date

July 22, 2020 03:11 PM PDT
Tecumseh Skipper - Photo (c) Liam O'Brien, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
storm_petrel's ID: Tecumseh Skipper (Polites sabuleti ssp. tecumseh)
Added on July 28, 2020
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Edith's Copper (Tharsalea editha)

Observer

jerry171

Date

June 27, 2020 10:01 AM PDT
Edith's Copper - Photo (c) edoswalt, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
storm_petrel's ID: Edith's Copper (Lycaena editha [inactive])
Added on July 10, 2020
Maverick
(Inactive Taxon)

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