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AMPHIBIANS - MAMMALS - REPTILES
Lizard- Side-blotched - Uta stansburiana
Great Basin Rattlesnake - Crotalus oreganus ssp. - Eagle Mountain
Plateau Striped Whiptail - Cnemidophorus velox
Rabbit, Cottontail - Silvilagus nuttallii
Frog, Boreal Chorus - Pseudacris maculata

BIRDS
Young Robin in water dish
Hawk, Cooper's - Accipiter cooperii
Egret, Snowy - Egretta thula
Duck, Ring-necked - Aythya collaris
Phoebe, Say's on Nest
Cormorant, Double-crested - Phalacrocorax auritus

BUTTERFLIES
Satyrium titus - Coral Hairstreak - Ovum
Polygonia gracilis zephyrus - Hoary Comma
Danaus Plexippus - Monarch female ovipositing. ova, 1st-5th instars, pupae
Hairstreak, Juniper - Callophrys gryneus
Glaucopsyche lygdamus oro - male - Silvery Blue
Limenitis weidemeyerii - Weidemeyer's Admiral - immatures

DRAGONFLIES
Skimmer, Flame - Male

MOTHS
Moth, Rubbed Dart - Euxoa detersa
Spiny Oakworm - Anisota stigma - Immatures
Pseudanarta flava moth
Small Ranunculus - Hecatera dysodea- Gray with Orange
Black Witch Moth♀ - Ascalapha odorata
Tomato Hornworm - Manduca quinquemaculata 
Tobacco Hornworm - Manduca sexta
Eri Silk moth - Samia ricini
Pheosia rimosa - False Sphinx (Black-rimmed Prominent) Adult
Smirinthus cerisyi - One-eyed Sphinx - Adult Female
Smirinthus cerisyi - One-eyed Sphinx - Adult Male
Arachnis picta - Painted tiger moth - Adults, ova, larvae

OTHER INSECTS
Bee, European Honey - Apis mellifera with pollen baskets on Alyssum
Bee, Honey - Apis mellifera on Salvia and Cosmos
Beetle,  Acmaeodera rubronata
Bug, Jagged Ambush - Phymata ?
Fly, Dolichopodidae, Sciapodinae, Condylostylus,Condylostylus caudatus group
Fly, Drone - Eristalis tenax
Fly, Tiger Crane - Tipulidae Nephrotoma
Nevada Bumble Bee, Bombus nevadensis
Wasp, Braconidae, Sub-Family: Agathidinae
Fly, Syrphid - Sphaerophoria contigua
Wasp, Black Thread-waisted
Beetle, Stink Bug Nymphs-Genus: Chlorochroa
Blister Beetles (meloidae), Meloinae, Epicautini, Genus Epicauta
Harmostini  Harmostes - Scentless Plant Bugs
Bee, Bumble - Bombus=genus - Pyrobomus=subgenus
Bee Villini Villa
Wasp, Thread-waisted Prionyx
Tarantula Hawk Wasp - Pepsinae Pepsini Pepsis
Eumenes Wasp - Eumenes bollii
Assassin Bug - Zelus tetracanthus
Stink-bug, Four-humped -  Brochymena quadripustulata
Short-horned Walking Stick - Parabacillus sp.
Daddy long legs - Harvestmen - Opiliones

SPIDERS
Yellow Sac Spider aka Long-legged Sac Spider - Cheiracanthium
Running Crab Spider - Philodromus histrio
Phidippus johnsoni female trying to balloon away
Argiope, Banded - Argiope trifasciata - 3
Phidippus, audax maybe- Bold Jumper- 2 October 2016
Phidippus, johnsoni, after molt photo-was previously thought to be apacheanus
Western Spotted Orbweaver, Zig-Zag Spider - Neoscona oaxacensis
Araneidae Araneus illaudatus gemmoides - Cat-faced Spider (immature)
Agelenidae Agelenopsis - American Grass Spider, Male
Oxyopes, Lynx Spider
Phidippus johnsoni female
Bold Jumper, Female - Phidippus audax
Utah Crevice Weaver - Kukulcania utahana
Cobweb Spider, Candy Stripe Spider - Enoplognatha ovata
Latrodectus hesperus - Western Black Widow - female
Steatoda hespera

PLANTS
Leonard's Beardtongue - Penstemon leonardii @ Tony Grove
Minerslettuce, Water -  Montia chamissoi
Eaton's Fleabane - Erigeron eatoni
Ballhead Sandwort, Arenaria congesta
Astragalus detritalis, Unnamed Milkvetch well past prime
Cactus, Hooked Spine - Sclerocactus parviflorus
Flax, King's - Linum kingii
Sandwort, Fendler's - Eremogone loisiae aka Arenaria fendleri
Columbine, Colorado - Aquilegia caerulea ochroleuca - Tony Grove
Fleabane, Showy - Erigeron speciosus
Milkvetch, Cream - Astragalus racemosus
Low Penstemon - Penstemon humilis
Beardtongue, White River-Penstemon scariosus
Primrose, Maguire - Primula maguirei
Musk Monkeyflower - Mimulus moschatus
Gilia Aggregata var. macrosiphon -Ipomopsis aggregata var. macosiphon
Tarragon - Artemisia dracunculus
Steershead - Dicentra uniflora
Geranium, Sticky - Geranium viscosissimum
Lily, Sego - Calochortus gunnisonii
Milkvetch, Freckled - Astragalus lentiginosus
Milkvetch, Woollypod - Astragalus purshii
Milkvetch, Lesser Rushy - Astragalus convallarius
MIlkvetch, Plains - Astragalus gilviflorus
Milkvetch, Starveling - Astragalus jejunus
Milkvetch, Timber - Astragalus miser
Milkvetch, Tufted - Astragalus spatulatus

SCENERY
Sunset at Draper, Utah
Silver Lake, Big Cottonwood Canyon, Utah
Logan Canyon Cliffs
Utah Highway 20 rock formation




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