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Leaf-cutter Bee (Anthidiellum notatum rufimaculatum)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Leaf-cutter Bee (Anthidiellum notatum rufimaculatum)

This particular subspecies is endemic to FL and my area is probably the northern most range. 51 more words


Aaron's Word of the Day (No Place Like Home Edition)



This is sort of a tree-hugger word, which is okay, because it’s my blog, dammit.  Endemic describes a species that lives in one place, and only that place.   50 more words

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Images of Hawke's Bay

The black-billed gull
(Chroicocephalus bulleri), which is found only in New Zealand.
A 5x-weekly photograph from around Hawke’s Bay :-)
dbp website

Hawke's Bay

We launched an international petition to Save the Oldest and Deepest lake in Europe

Located in the Dinaric Alps on the border between the Republic of Macedonia and Albania, with estimated age of around 4 million years, Lake Ohrid is the oldest natural lake in Europe and one of the oldest lakes in the whole world. 618 more words


Animals | Lizard of Oz color

LG G4 Rated as the Best Camera Phone for Pictures @ Searchy.One Search

Description From Photographer if Any:

The Malagasy Giant Day Gecko.
One of the Many species of geckos found only in Madagascar.

By spectroplasm

Source: 500px.com


AXILFLOWER (Mecardonia acuminata subsp. peninsularis)

WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: AXILFLOWER (Mecardonia acuminata subsp. peninsularis) low growing, dainty wildflower. This subspecies is endemic to Florida.

Learn: http://regionalconservation.org/ircs/database/plants/PlantPage.asp?TXCODE=Mecaacumpeni

Where does it grow in Florida? 9 more words

Florida Native Plant

Creature Feature: Palawan Santan

Palawan Santan (Ixora palawanensis)

The Palawan Santan is a wild flower endemic to Palawan. Unlike its close relatives, the Chinese Santan (Ixora coccinea) or the Indonesian Santan (Ixora javanica), which are bright red and commonly used as ornamental shrubs, the Palawan Santan has a distinct lighter peach tint. 184 more words