Month: December 2019

Calliactis tricolor, 22 May 2014

Calliactis tricolor, the Hitchhiking anemone; Volusia county, Florida (22 May 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Calliactis tricolor, 22 May 2014

Calliactis tricolor, the Hitchhiking anemone; Volusia county, Florida (22 May 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Calliactis tricolor, 22 May 2014

Calliactis tricolor, the Hitchhiking anemone; Volusia county, Florida (22 May 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Calliactis tricolor, 22 May 2014

Calliactis tricolor, the Hitchhiking anemone; Volusia county, Florida (22 May 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, 15 March 2018

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, the Florida banded watersnake; Collier county, Florida (15 March 2018). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, 15 March 2018

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, the Florida banded watersnake; Collier county, Florida (15 March 2018). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, 15 March 2018

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, the Florida banded watersnake; Collier county, Florida (15 March 2018). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

AKtoFL: Denali National Park, Alaska (31 May 2011)

Denali National Park Denali Borough, Alaska (31 May 2011). Day 01 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 253 of 7221). Another pseudo “Old West” visage from Denali National Park. Rocky outcrops and lines dotting and slicing through open scrub ground. It’s a shame rattlesnakes…

AKtoFL: Denali National Park, Alaska (31 May 2011)

Denali National Park Denali Borough, Alaska (31 May 2011). Day 01 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile ~0250 of 7221). At Denali, I was struck by the general eco-ambiance. Honestly, it felt more like the “Old West” than southcentral Alaska. I half-expected…

AKtoFL: Denali National Park, Alaska (31 May 2011)

Denali National Park Denali Borough, Alaska (31 May 2011). Day 01 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile ~0250 of 7221). Another view (southward, if I remembe correctly) showing a bit more vertical drama at Denali National Park. 

AKtoFL: Denali National Park, Alaska (31 May 2011)

Denali National Park Denali Borough, Alaska (31 May 2011). Day 01 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile ~0250 of 7221). Looking northwest from Denali Park Road, this is a fair representation of this portion of Denali National Park. Vast, wide open…

AKtoFL: Denali National Park, Alaska (31 May 2011)

Denali National Park Denali Borough, Alaska (31 May 2011). Day 01 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile ~0250 of 7221). The vast majority of Denali National Park is closed to vehicles, as you might imagine. Even Denali Park Road, the main paved…

AKtoFL: Entering Denali National Park, Alaska (31 May 2011)

Denali National Park Denali Borough, Alaska (31 May 2011). Day 01 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile ~0247 of 7221). Still drifting through my first day of my sojourn, I most certainly had to stop at Denali National Park for a few…

Liguus fasciatus, 22 January 2017

Liguus fasciatus, the Florida tree snail (possibly L. f. castaneozonatus). Miami-Dade county, Florida (22 January 2017). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Orthalicus floridensis, 22 January 2017

Orthalicus floridensis, the Banded tree snail; Miami-Dade county, Florida (22 January 2017). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Mellita quinquiesperforata, 16 June 2015

Mellita quinquiesperforata, the Five-slotted sand dollar; Volusia county, Florida (16 June 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Cyathus striatus, 15 July 2013

Cyathus striatus, the Fluted bird’s nest fungus; Lowndes county, Georgia (15 July 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Cyathus striatus, 15 July 2013

Cyathus striatus, the Fluted bird’s nest fungus; Lowndes county, Georgia (15 July 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Cyathus striatus, 15 July 2013

Cyathus striatus, the Fluted bird’s nest fungus; Lowndes county, Georgia (15 July 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Urticina crassicornis, 04 August 2007 (Captive)

Urticina crassicornis, the Christmas anemone, Alaska Sealife Center in Seward, Alaska (04 August 2007). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Herpothallon rubrocinctum, 05 February 2014

Herpothallon rubrocinctum, the Christmas lichen; Flagler county, Florida (05 February 2014). Also known as Cryptothecia rubrocincta. Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Tremella fuciformis, 25 June 2012

Tremella fuciformis, the Snowy fungus; Lowndes county, Georgia (25 June 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Basiliscus vittatus (juvenile), 21 January 2017

Basiliscus vittatus, the Brown basilisk (juvenile); Broward county, Florida (21 January 2017). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Basiliscus vittatus (juvenile), 21 January 2017

Basiliscus vittatus, the Brown basilisk (juvenile); Broward county, Florida (21 January 2017). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Basiliscus vittatus (juvenile), 21 January 2017

Basiliscus vittatus, the Brown basilisk (juvenile); Broward county, Florida (21 January 2017). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Aramus guarauna, 07 June 2013

Aramus guarauna, the Limpkin; Lake county, Florida (07 June 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Pelecanus occidentalis, 11 August 2015

Pelecanus occidentalis, the Brown pelican; Volusia county, Florida (11 August 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Protonotaria citrea, 10 April 2016

Protonotaria citrea, the Prothontary warbler; Lake county, Florida (10 April 2016). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

AKtoFL: Alces alces, 31 May 2011

Alces alces, the Moose Denali Borough, Alaska (31 May 2011). Day 01 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile ~0245 of 7221). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org. Though not remarkable having just lived in Anchorage for four years, I was…

AKtoFL: Alongside the Parks Highway, Alaska (31 May 2011)

Alongside the Parks Highway Denali Borough, Alaska (31 May 2011). Day 01 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 0219 of 7221). I remember thinking of the seeming-fragility of utility lines in the rocky climes of Alaska. What a tough place to scratch…