A Miscellany of Bats, Wildflowers, Fungi, Insects & Biological Ephemera from California & Beyond.
All photos posted here are my original work.
My NSFW film photography is here.
Trillium ovatum (Pacific trillium or wake robin)! First wildflower photography of the year!
Banana slug at Muir Woods! (Ariolimax sp. possibly dolichophallus?)
Convincing @ranewc to kiss her first banana slug? Great success!
Tidepooling in a storm with a four year-old? Great success!
Hoary bat (Lasiurus cinereus).
Strongylocentrotus purpuratus (purple sea urchins). Point Arena Pier, December 29, 2004.
Calochortus leichtlinii (Leichtlin’s Marposa or Smoky Mariposa). Finding and photographing this species with my wife and girls was a great way to end my three-day vacation!
Eacles imperialis (Imperial Moth). Arizona 2012.
Nom nom nom. Pallid bat (Antrozous pallidus) munching on a June beetle (Cyclocephala sp.)
Calochortus clavius var. avius (Pleasant Valley mariposa lily). CNPS 1B.2. Ice House Road, El Dorado Co., California.