Month: February 2020

Hyla chrysoscelis, 12 April 2015

Hyla chrysoscelis, the Cope’s grey treefrog; Gilchrist county, Florida (12 April 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Hyla chrysoscelis, 12 April 2015

Hyla chrysoscelis, the Cope’s grey treefrog; Gilchrist county, Florida (12 April 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia clarkii compressicauda, 09 July 2011

Nerodia clarkii compressicauda, the Mangrove salt marsh snake; Monroe county, Florida (09 July 2011). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia clarkii compressicauda, 09 July 2011

Nerodia clarkii compressicauda, the Mangrove salt marsh snake; Monroe county, Florida (09 July 2011). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Eburia quadrigeminata, 30 May 2015

Eburia quadrigeminata, the Ivory-marked beetle; Volusia county, Florida (30 May 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Eburia quadrigeminata, 30 May 2015

Eburia quadrigeminata, the Ivory-marked beetle; Volusia county, Florida (30 May 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Anolis carolinensis, 18 March 2017

Anolis carolinensis, the Carolina green anole; Miami-Dade county, Florida (18 March 2017). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Anolis carolinensis, 06 April 2014

Anolis carolinensis, the Carolina green anole; Volusia county, Florida (06 April 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org. Zoomed In:

Pelidnota punctata, 19 June 2013

Pelidnota punctata, the Grapevine beetle; Lowndes county, Georgia (19 June 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Pelidnota punctata, 19 June 2013

Pelidnota punctata, the Grapevine beetle; Lowndes county, Georgia (19 June 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

AKtoFL: Robertson River, Alaska (01 June 2011)

Robertson River Southeast Fairbanks Census Area, Alaska (01 June 2011). Day 02 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 0583 of 7221). A wider angle shot of Robertson River’s silty, muddy waters partially corralled by top-surface ice sheets persisting well into the Alaskan… Continue Reading “AKtoFL: Robertson River, Alaska (01 June 2011)”

AKtoFL: Robertson River, Alaska (01 June 2011)

Robertson River Southeast Fairbanks Census Area, Alaska (01 June 2011). Day 02 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 0583 of 7221). Frozen blue on silty brown… A fairly typical river texture in the midst of the short and fleeting central Alaskan summer.

AKtoFL: Alaska Highway at Delta Junction (01 June 2011)

Alaska Highway terminus at Delta Junction Southeast Fairbanks Census Area, Alaska (01 June 2011). Day 02 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 0509 of 7221). At Delta Junction, Alaska, I finally began the long drive on the fabled and fantastical Alaska Highway,… Continue Reading “AKtoFL: Alaska Highway at Delta Junction (01 June 2011)”

AKtoFL: Delta Junction, Alaska (01 June 2011)

Alaska Highway terminus at Delta Junction Southeast Fairbanks Census Area, Alaska (01 June 2011). Day 02 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 0509 of 7221). A small cabin somewhat on display for sojourners of the Alaska Highway starting at Delta Junction, Alaska.… Continue Reading “AKtoFL: Delta Junction, Alaska (01 June 2011)”

Basiliscus vittatus, 11 June 2016

Basiliscus vittatus, the Brown basilisk; Miami-Dade county, Florida (11 June 2016). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Basiliscus vittatus, 11 June 2016

Basiliscus vittatus, the Brown basilisk; Miami-Dade county, Florida (11 June 2016). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Anolis sagrei, 27 November 2015

Anolis sagrei, the Cuban brown anole; Monroe county, Florida (27 November 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Anolis sagrei, 27 November 2015

Anolis sagrei, the Cuban brown anole; Monroe county, Florida (27 November 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Opheodrys aestivus, 13 May 2013

Opheodrys aestivus, the Rough green snake; Lowndes county, Georgia (13 May 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Opheodrys aestivus, 13 May 2013

Opheodrys aestivus, the Rough green snake; Lowndes county, Georgia (13 May 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Anolis chlorocyanus, 21 January 2017

Anolis chlorocyanus, the Hispaniolan green anole; Broward county, Florida (21 January 2017). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Anolis chlorocyanus, 21 January 2017

Anolis chlorocyanus, the Hispaniolan green anole; Broward county, Florida (21 January 2017). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Deirochelys reticularia chrysea, 14 July 2014

Deirochelys reticularia chrysea, the Florida chicken turtle; Volusia county, Florida (14 July 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Deirochelys reticularia chrysea, 14 July 2014

Deirochelys reticularia chrysea, the Florida chicken turtle; Volusia county, Florida (14 July 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Deirochelys reticularia chrysea, 14 July 2014

Deirochelys reticularia chrysea, the Florida chicken turtle; Volusia county, Florida (14 July 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

AKtoFL: Tanana River, Alaska (01 June 2011)

The Tanana River Southeast Fairbanks Census Area, Alaska (01 June 2011). Day 02 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 0487 of 7221). A shot of the silty, slaty shoreline of the Tanana River in central Alaska. The rivers in this part of… Continue Reading “AKtoFL: Tanana River, Alaska (01 June 2011)”

AKtoFL: Tanana River, Alaska (01 June 2011)

The Tanana River Southeast Fairbanks Census Area, Alaska (01 June 2011). Day 02 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 0487 of 7221). A wide-angle shot of the Tanana River in central Alaska. Note how creamy the silty water is. In many ways,… Continue Reading “AKtoFL: Tanana River, Alaska (01 June 2011)”

AKtoFL: North Pole, Alaska (01 June 2011)

The Santa Claus House at North Pole, Alaska Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska (01 June 2011). Day 02 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 0426 of 7221). Wall art on the side of the Santa Claus House in North Pole, Alaska. Honestly,… Continue Reading “AKtoFL: North Pole, Alaska (01 June 2011)”

AKtoFL: North Pole, Alaska (01 June 2011)

The Santa Claus House at North Pole, Alaska Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska (01 June 2011). Day 02 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 0426 of 7221). Morning of Day 2 brought me to the Santa Claus House in North Pole,… Continue Reading “AKtoFL: North Pole, Alaska (01 June 2011)”

Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, 27 September 2015

Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, the Dusky pigmy rattlesnake; Brevard county, Florida (27 September 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, 27 September 2015

Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, the Dusky pigmy rattlesnake; Brevard county, Florida (27 September 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia taxispilota, 14 March 2018

Nerodia taxispilota, the Brown watersnake Monroe county, Florida (14 March 2018). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.  

Nerodia taxispilota, 14 March 2018

Nerodia taxispilota, the Brown watersnake Monroe county, Florida (14 March 2018). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Coluber constrictor priapus, 15 March 2012

Coluber constrictor priapus, the Southern black racer; Lowndes county, Georgia (15 March 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Coluber constrictor priapus, 15 March 2012

Coluber constrictor priapus, the Southern black racer; Lowndes county, Georgia (15 March 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Coluber constrictor priapus, 15 March 2012

Coluber constrictor priapus, the Southern black racer; Lowndes county, Georgia (15 March 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Coluber constrictor priapus, 15 March 2012

Coluber constrictor priapus, the Southern black racer; Lowndes county, Georgia (15 March 2012). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, 20 March 2015

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, the Florida banded watersnake; Collier county, Florida (20 March 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, 20 March 2015

Nerodia fasciata pictiventris, the Florida banded watersnake; Collier county, Florida (20 March 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

AKtoFL: Chena Lake, Alaska (11:54pm, 31 May 2011)

Chena Lake Recreational Area Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska (31 May 2011). Day 01 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 0416 of 7221). Alas, Day 1 comes to a close. This shot was taken at 11:54 pm, just six minutes shy… Continue Reading “AKtoFL: Chena Lake, Alaska (11:54pm, 31 May 2011)”

AKtoFL: Lithobates sylvaticus in Alaska (31 May 2011)

Lithobates sylvaticus, the Wood frog Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska (31 May 2011). Day 01 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 0416 of 7221). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org. I was undoubtedly excited to find a few Wood frogs,… Continue Reading “AKtoFL: Lithobates sylvaticus in Alaska (31 May 2011)”

AKtoFL: Chena Lake, Alaska (11:49pm, 31 May 2011)

Chena Lake Recreational Area, 11:49pm Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska (31 May 2011). Day 01 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 0416 of 7221). I eventually wandered my way to Chena Lake Recreational Area to camp my first night not too… Continue Reading “AKtoFL: Chena Lake, Alaska (11:49pm, 31 May 2011)”

AKtoFL: Parks Highway, Alaska (9:31pm, 31 May 2011)

The Parks Highway, 9:31 pm Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska (31 May 2011). Day 01 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 0373 of 7221). My first day of the transcontinental roadtrip from Alaska to Florida began to wrap up as I made… Continue Reading “AKtoFL: Parks Highway, Alaska (9:31pm, 31 May 2011)”

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, 21 January 2017

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

Anisomorpha buprestoides, 08 August 2014

Anisomorpha buprestoides, the Southern two-striped walking stick; Volusia county, Florida (08 August 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Anisomorpha buprestoides, 08 August 2013

Anisomorpha buprestoides, the Southern two-striped walking stick; Volusia county, Florida (08 August 2013). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Gemophos tinctus, 22 May 2014

Gemophos tinctus, the Tinted cantharus; Volusia county, Florida (22 May 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Gemophos tinctus, 22 May 2014

Gemophos tinctus, the Tinted cantharus; Volusia county, Florida (22 May 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, 22 April 2015

Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, the Eastern garter snake; Volusia county, Florida (22 April 2015). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.