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Tropidolaemus philippensis

Tropidolaemus philippensis is a species of venomous snake in the subfamily Crotalinae, the pit vipers. It is endemic to western Mindanao and some portions of western Leyte, the Philippines. Its common name is South Philippine temple pit viper. Tr ...

Tropidonophis mairii

Tropidonophis mairii, commonly known as the common keelback, the freshwater snake, the keelback, and Mairs keelback, is a species of nonvenomous snake in the family Colubridae. The species is endemic to Australasia.

Bufonidae

A true toad is any member of the family Bufonidae, in the order Anura. This is the only family of anurans in which all members are known as toads, although some may be called frogs. The bufonids now comprise more than 35 genera, Bufo being the mo ...

Rheithrosciurus

The tufted ground squirrel or groove-toothed squirrel is a species of rodent in the family Sciuridae. It is the sole species in the genus Rheithrosciurus. It is found only on the island of Borneo. Confirmed elements of its diet include nuts, seed ...

Tupaiidae

The Tupaiidae are one of two families of treeshrews, the other family being Ptilocercidae. The family contains four genera and 19 species. The family name derives from tupai, the Malay word for treeshrew and also for squirrel which the Tupaiidae ...

Uperoleia

Uperoleia is a genus of frogs in the family Myobatrachidae. They are native to northern and eastern Australia and southern lowlands of New Guinea. These are small squat frogs, more commonly known as "toadlets". They have glandular skin, often wit ...

Uropeltis ellioti

U. ellioti is found in southern India. Type locality of Siloboura ellioti = "Madras". Type locality of Silybura punctata = "Pulney hills, Golcondah hills".

Vermicella

Vermicella is a genus of venomous snakes of the family Elapidae, commonly known as bandy-bandies or hoop snakes. The best known species is the bandy-bandy.

Vespertilionoidea

Vespertilionidae is a family of microbats, of the order Chiroptera, flying, insect-eating mammals variously described as the common, vesper, or simple nosed bats. The vespertilionid family is the most diverse and widely distributed of bat familie ...

Vespertilioninae

Subfamily Vespertilioninae Black-gilded pipistrelle, Arielulus circumdatus Coppery pipistrelle, Arielulus cuprosus Genus Arielulus Tribe Eptesicini Social pipistrelle, Arielulus societatis Necklace pipistrelle, Arielulus torquatus Collared pipist ...

Viverridae

Viverridae is a family of small to medium-sized mammals, the viverrids, comprising 15 genera, which are subdivided into 38 species. This family was named and first described by John Edward Gray in 1821. Members of this family are commonly called ...

Viverrinae

The Viverrinae represent the largest subfamily within the Viverridae comprising five genera, which are subdivided into 22 species native to Africa and Southeast Asia. This subfamily was denominated and first described by John Edward Gray in 1864.

Wellington green gecko

The Wellington green gecko is a species of gecko found only in the southern half of the North Island of New Zealand. It was previously considered a subspecies of the Auckland green gecko, and together called the common green gecko. The Wellington ...

Welwitschs bat

Welwitschs bat is a relatively large member of its genus, measuring about 12 cm 4.7 in length, and weighing 12 to 17 g 0.42 to 0.60 oz. The body is chestnut brown, with off-white underparts, while the wing membranes are particularly distinctive, ...

White-striped free-tailed bat

The white-striped free-tailed bat is a species of bat in the family Molossidae. Its echolocation calls are audible to humans, which is a characteristic found in only a few microbat species. The species was formerly classified as Tadarida australis.

Woodworthia maculata

Woodworthia maculata, also known as the New Zealand common gecko or Raukawa gecko, is a species in the family Diplodactylidae. The specific name maculata means "speckled".

Centurio (bat)

The wrinkle-faced bat is a species of bat in the family Phyllostomidae and the only identified member of the genus Centurio. These bats are found in various countries in and around Central America. They eat fruit but are not classified within the ...

Yangtze giant softshell turtle

The Yangtze giant softshell turtle, also known as the Red River giant softshell turtle, the Shanghai softshell turtle, the speckled softshell turtle, and Swinhoes softshell turtle, is an extremely rare species of turtle in the family Trionychidae ...

Heterohyrax

Heterohyrax brucei, more commonly known as the yellow-spotted rock hyrax or bush hyrax, is a species of mammal in the family Procaviidae. It is found in Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Southern Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopi ...

Agoseris apargioides

Agoseris apargioides is a species in the sunflower family, is commonly called seaside agoseris or seaside false-dandelion. It is native to the Pacific coast of the United States from Washington to central California, where it grows primarily on c ...

Agoseris aurantiaca

Agoseris aurantiaca is a species of plant in the sunflower family, commonly called orange agoseris or mountain dandelion. It is widespread and common in western North America from Alaska and the Northwest Territories in Canada southward to Califo ...

Agoseris grandiflora

Agoseris grandiflora is a North American species of flowering plant in the daisy family known by the common names California dandelion, bigflower agoseris, and grassland agoseris. The plant is native to western North America from British Columbia ...

Agoseris heterophylla

Agoseris heterophylla is a liguliferous species in the Asteraceae or sunflower family known by the common name annual agoseris or mountain dandelion. It is widespread in mostly drier regions of western North America from British Columbia to Baja ...

Agoseris hirsuta

Agoseris hirsuta is a North American species of flowering plants in the daisy family known by the common name Coast Range agoseris or woolly goat chicory. It grows only in the Coast Ranges along the Pacific coast of California, from Humboldt Coun ...

Agoseris monticola

Agoseris monticola is a North American species of flowering plants in the daisy family known by the common name Sierra Nevada agoseris or Sierra Nevada mountain dandelion. It grows in the mountains of the western United States, primarily the Casc ...

Agoseris parviflora

Agoseris parviflora is a North American species of flowering plants in the daisy family known by the common name Steppe agoseris or sagebrush agoseris or false dandelion. It is found in the Western United States primarily in the Great Basin and t ...

Allium crispum

Allium crispum is a species of wild onion known by the common name crinkled onion. It is endemic to California, where it grows along the Central Coast in the Coast Ranges and in the Santa Monica Mountains, often in clays and serpentine soils.

Allium dichlamydeum

Allium dichlamydeum is a species of wild onion known by the common name coastal onion. It is endemic to California where it grows on sea cliffs and hills overlooking the ocean, from Santa Barbara County to Mendocino County. Allium dichlamydeum gr ...

Arnica spathulata

Arnica spathulata is a rare North American species of arnica in the sunflower family, known by the common name Klamath arnica. It is native to the Klamath Mountains of northwestern California and southwestern Oregon. It grows in woodland habitat, ...

Bebbia juncea

Bebbia, common name sweetbush, is a genus of aromatic shrubs in the daisy family. It is native to the southwestern United States) and northern Mexico. It bears plentiful yellow discoid flowers. Species Some authors combine the entire genus into o ...

Bidens hyperborea

Bidens hyperborea is a coastal species of flowering plant in the daisy family. It grows along the coasts of Hudson Bay, the Arctic Ocean, and the North Atlantic Ocean in eastern Canada and the northeastern United States. Bidens hyperborea is an a ...

Bidens vulgata

Bidens vulgata is a species of flowering plant in the daisy family known by the common names big devils beggarticks and tall beggarticks. It is native to eastern and central North America from Nova Scotia to northern Georgia and as far west as th ...

Blepharizonia laxa

The plant is endemic to central California, where it grows in the Central Coast Ranges and adjacent areas of the southern San Francisco Bay Area and Central Valley, from Contra Costa County to as far south as San Luis Obispo County. It is native ...

Blepharizonia plumosa

Blepharizonia plumosa is a California species of tarweed known by the common name big tarweed. It is endemic to central California, where it grows in the Central Coast Ranges and adjacent sections of the southern San Francisco Bay Area and Centra ...

Calycadenia oppositifolia

Calycadenia oppositifolia is a species of flowering plant in the daisy family known by the common name Butte County western rosinweed. It is native primarily to Butte County, California, although a few populations have been found in other parts o ...

Ceanothus jepsonii

This species of shrub is variable, particularly across its two varieties: Ceanothus jepsonii var. jepsonii is a spreading plant growing up to about half a meter tall. It bears inflorescences of blue or purple flowers and spherical fruits. Ceanoth ...

Ceanothus pumilus

Ceanothus pumilus is a species of shrub in the family Rhamnaceae known by the common names dwarf ceanothus and Siskiyou mat. It is native to the mountains of southern Oregon and northern California, where it grows in habitat such as coniferous fo ...

Centromadia pungens

Centromadia pungens, the common spikeweed or common tarweed, is a species of North American plants in the tarweed tribe within the sunflower family. It is native to northern Baja California and the western United States. The plant is considered a ...

Chaenactis evermannii

Chaenactis evermannii is a North American species of flowering plants in the aster family known by the common name Evermanns pincushion. It is found only at high altitudes in the mountains in the central part of the US State of Idaho.

Chaenactis santolinoides

The plant is endemic to California, where it is found in the Transverse Ranges and southern Sierra Nevada. It grows in open, exposed high mountain habitat such as scree and rocky slopes. Its range stretches from Tulare County to northwestern Rive ...

Crepis bakeri

Crepis bakeri is a species of flowering plant in the daisy family known by the common name Bakers hawksbeard. It is native to the western United States where it grows in many types of mountain and plateau habitat. It is found in Oregon, Washingto ...

Crepis modocensis

Crepis modocensis is a species of flowering plant in the daisy family known by the common name Modoc hawksbeard. It is native to western North America, where it grows in several types of mountain and plateau habitat, including sagebrush. The spec ...

Cupressus arizonica

Cupressus arizonica, the Arizona cypress, is a North American species of trees in the cypress family. It is native to the southwestern United States, and in Mexico. In the wild, the species is often found in small, scattered populations, not nece ...

Deinandra lobbii

The plant is endemic to California, though with a disjunct discontinuous distribution. It has been found in the northeastern part of the state the San Francisco Bay region and west-central region. Calflora also reports a collection from Santa Cla ...

Dodecatheon clevelandii

Dodecatheon clevelandii, with the common name of Padres shooting star, is a species of Dodecatheon. lt has recently been reclassified as Primula clevelandii, a species of Primula. Its specific epithet clevelandii honors 19th-century San Diego-bas ...

Dodecatheon conjugens

Dodecatheon conjugens, now reclassified as Primula conjugens, is a species of flowering perennial plant in the primrose family, known by the common name Bonneville shooting star.

Erigeron peregrinus

Erigeron peregrinus is a North American species of flowering plants in the daisy family known by the common name wandering fleabane. Erigeron peregrinus is native to northwestern North America from Alaska to Oregon. Some populations from farther ...

Eriophyllum jepsonii

Eriophyllum jepsonii is a rare North American species of flowering plant in the aster family known by the common name Jepsons woolly sunflower. It is endemic to California, where it has been found in the Central Coast Ranges and adjacent hills fr ...

Eriophyllum nubigenum

Eriophyllum nubigenum, with the common name Yosemite woolly sunflower, is an uncommon flowering plant in the daisy family. It is endemic to California, where it is known only from the Sierra Nevada in and around Yosemite National Park.

Rhamnus betulifolia

Frangula betulifolia, the birchleaf buckthorn, is a shrub or small tree in the buckthorn family, Rhamnaceae. It is native in northern Mexico in the Sierra Madre Occidental cordillera, and mountainous, desert regions of the Southwestern United Sta ...