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by herpseeker1978
June 23rd, 2019, 11:59 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Recent Kansas Trip! (part 1)
Replies: 2
Views: 321

Recent Kansas Trip! (part 1)

I've been wanting to take a herping trip to Kansas for a long time, so when we were deciding on where to go on vacation and my wife said we should go to Kansas, I was ecstatic! I began planning immediately. I had the perfect trip planned! I always plan for the unexpected and have learned to be flexi...
by herpseeker1978
March 10th, 2019, 8:58 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: What's up with naherp?
Replies: 9
Views: 5616

Re: What's up with naherp?

If you notice, it is secure now by default. It appears some security updates were made, which is great!

Josh
by herpseeker1978
January 8th, 2019, 6:37 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Banded Coral Snake
Replies: 5
Views: 2957

Re: Banded Coral Snake

Awesome! That is a beautiful snake! Love the pit vipers too!

Josh
by herpseeker1978
December 30th, 2018, 9:47 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Hualapai Herping [Video]
Replies: 3
Views: 1438

Re: Hualapai Herping [Video]

Awesome stuff!
by herpseeker1978
September 26th, 2018, 2:03 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Wandering Garter....right?
Replies: 4
Views: 8576

Re: Wandering Garter....right?

Thanks. For some reason the garter snake map I pulled up only showed the New Mexico Garter in that state. Lifer either way. Good times! You probably had a map of T. sirtalis . (At least I think that's the one I saw you post on Facebook). NM has quite the garter diversity: https://scontent-dfw5-2.xx...
by herpseeker1978
September 12th, 2018, 11:08 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Trip to California this past spring
Replies: 9
Views: 15014

Re: Trip to California this past spring

Ross Padilla wrote:
herpseeker1978 wrote:
Ross Padilla wrote:A bunch of those photos didn't show up for some reason, but it looked like a great trip for you guys. Thanks for sharing. :thumb:
Got it fixed
What pet store was that?
Exotic Pets
http://exoticpetslv.com/
by herpseeker1978
September 5th, 2018, 3:19 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Trip to California this past spring
Replies: 9
Views: 15014

Re: Trip to California this past spring

Brian Hubbs wrote:Nice post. I recognize a lot of those spots you showed. Too bad you didn't see a king...
Thanks for your help! Most everything we found were lifers, so it was a good trip, even if we didn't see any kings!
by herpseeker1978
August 11th, 2018, 4:09 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Trip to California this past spring
Replies: 9
Views: 15014

Re: Trip to California this past spring

Ross Padilla wrote:A bunch of those photos didn't show up for some reason, but it looked like a great trip for you guys. Thanks for sharing. :thumb:
Got it fixed
by herpseeker1978
August 11th, 2018, 1:40 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Trip to California this past spring
Replies: 9
Views: 15014

Re: Trip to California this past spring

Ross Padilla wrote:A bunch of those photos didn't show up for some reason, but it looked like a great trip for you guys. Thanks for sharing. :thumb:
Yeah, don't know what happened there, I'll get it fixed.
by herpseeker1978
August 5th, 2018, 4:32 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Trip to California this past spring
Replies: 9
Views: 15014

Trip to California this past spring

My wife spent some time as a missionary for our church in California and has wanted to get back, especially to the Morro Bay area. We decided to go for our tenth anniversary. We went over spring break and had a lot of fun, it is such a beautiful place if you ever get a chance to go. Many thanks to e...
by herpseeker1978
February 20th, 2018, 7:38 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: SoCal Catalog
Replies: 3
Views: 2683

Re: SoCal Catalog

by herpseeker1978
February 8th, 2018, 2:14 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Northwest, Lacey, Olympia Washington and surrounding areas
Replies: 17
Views: 8458

Re: Northwest, Lacey, Olympia Washington and surrounding are

Give it some time, this forum doesn't seem to get nearly as much traffic as it used to
by herpseeker1978
February 7th, 2018, 1:35 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Where do you get your AC?
Replies: 9
Views: 4707

Re: Where do you get your AC?

Do they have such a system in Alb? We have a couple weeks in the fall for "green" waste pickup meaning tree limbs, leaves etc. Anyone can request a "large item pickup" We have used this for old appliances and furniture, although, half the time it ends up getting picked up by someone else before the...
by herpseeker1978
February 6th, 2018, 6:50 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Where do you get your AC?
Replies: 9
Views: 4707

Re: Where do you get your AC?

Get a truck and get up early on trash day, look for stuff on the curb, ie old shelves, desks etc. You can dismantle and you've got ac!

Josh
by herpseeker1978
January 31st, 2018, 3:00 pm
Forum: Bird Forum
Topic: Going to SoCal in the spring
Replies: 1
Views: 4518

Going to SoCal in the spring

We're taking a "wildlife" trip to Morro Bay at the end of March and are going to be going to see the elephant seals at San Simeon and a few other things, going to be herping of course, and birding. I was googling around and found out that there are some feral parrot populations in SoCal and thought ...
by herpseeker1978
January 31st, 2018, 2:08 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 100 Species, A 2017 in Review Post
Replies: 18
Views: 10787

Re: 100 Species, A 2017 in Review Post

I would say Woodhouse on #45, cognatus don't usually have the reddish flecks whereas the younger woodhouse's do
by herpseeker1978
January 29th, 2018, 5:09 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 100 Species, A 2017 in Review Post
Replies: 18
Views: 10787

Re: 100 Species, A 2017 in Review Post

Great post man! I'm taking a trip to Morro Bay this spring, we're hoping to find a lot of what you have!

#16 is actually a Desert Grassland Whiptail Aspidoscelis uniparens
by herpseeker1978
December 26th, 2017, 7:59 pm
Forum: Fish Forum
Topic: Fishing in Morro Bay
Replies: 2
Views: 4701

Fishing in Morro Bay

We're taking a trip to Morro Bay, CA in March and since I am already buying a fishing license to herp, I thought I might as well bring my fishing equipment along. I know people fish off the pier there, but I have never really ocean fished. I have a lot of trout and bass fishing gear, will this work?...
by herpseeker1978
November 20th, 2017, 7:42 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Very cool find in New Mexico
Replies: 1
Views: 2029

Very cool find in New Mexico

I am in a few different facebook groups, one that is pretty cool is "Critters of New Mexico." Every once in a while I see something that catched my eye, and this is by far the coolest. It came across today, but doesn't mean it was found today. I am fairly certain it is an Arizona Toad, but there is ...
by herpseeker1978
November 19th, 2017, 8:04 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: tips on finding salamanders in CA
Replies: 5
Views: 3226

tips on finding salamanders in CA

We're going to be spend spring break (last week in March) in Morro Bay. We will be doing plenty of herping amid whale-watching, tide-pooling and other outdoors activities. I really want to see some salamanders, I don't have too much experience finding salamanders so I was hoping to get some advice o...
by herpseeker1978
August 21st, 2017, 6:06 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: RFI: Visiting Albuquerque For Three Weeks
Replies: 16
Views: 5613

Re: RFI: Visiting Albuquerque For Three Weeks

Depends on the year, if the rains come in July it is great! August is usually better.

There are plenty of areas to herp around the metro area. PM me if and when you decide to come and we'll get you some things.

Josh
by herpseeker1978
August 20th, 2017, 10:36 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Lizard ID from Java
Replies: 10
Views: 3628

Re: Lizard ID from Java

Yeah, saw that after I posted it.
by herpseeker1978
August 20th, 2017, 9:45 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Lizard ID from Java
Replies: 10
Views: 3628

Re: Lizard ID from Java

Thanks for the ID by the way!

Josh
by herpseeker1978
August 20th, 2017, 9:43 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Lizard ID from Java
Replies: 10
Views: 3628

Re: Lizard ID from Java

It looks like a common flatail house gecko, adult with a flash light shining on it at night in situ, where house geckos hang out, hunt and crap. Why would your friends take a gecko that they found in their baggage, release in a building at night and take a photo of it with a flashlight? Dude just s...
by herpseeker1978
August 19th, 2017, 3:12 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Lizard ID from Java
Replies: 10
Views: 3628

Lizard ID from Java

I have friends on vacation in West Java and they found this gecko in one of their bags, anyone know what it is?
Image
by herpseeker1978
July 20th, 2017, 7:02 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: turtle ID request
Replies: 2
Views: 1842

turtle ID request

Not my photos, found crossing a road in Anthony, NM. That is right on the TX border near El Paso. https://scontent-dft4-2.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/20228363_1605014479533164_9084014780956967930_n.jpg?oh=f5c88a0d9194a352dfaada1aad9a579c&oe=5A0ADEE7 https://scontent-dft4-2.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/20228610_1...
by herpseeker1978
July 6th, 2017, 9:04 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Documenting my Life List
Replies: 21
Views: 6494

Re: Documenting my Life List

Brian Hubbs wrote:That's a nice list Josh, but you need to total it up...I ain't counting all them animals... :lol:
It's not about the numbers man..... :beer:
by herpseeker1978
July 5th, 2017, 7:11 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Documenting my Life List
Replies: 21
Views: 6494

Re: Documenting my Life List

Here is my life list of herps, don't have a number, but here it is on a blog as of Thursday, October 20, 2011, just a tad out of date.

http://joshemms.blogspot.com/2011/10/my ... elist.html

Josh
by herpseeker1978
April 8th, 2017, 4:48 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: turtle ID, Albuquerque, NM
Replies: 1
Views: 1282

turtle ID, Albuquerque, NM

This was posted on facebook, found basking in a pond near the Rio Grande.

Image

Josh
by herpseeker1978
March 21st, 2017, 5:00 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Chameleons of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Replies: 4
Views: 2283

Re: Chameleons of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Love the shot of the two together!

Josh
by herpseeker1978
February 27th, 2017, 9:28 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: TwoThousandSixteen.. Reptiles and Landscapes
Replies: 8
Views: 3077

Re: TwoThousandSixteen.. Reptiles and Landscapes

Nice finds Notah! Looks like you had a good year!

Josh
by herpseeker1978
January 25th, 2017, 5:41 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Introduction and EOY2016 (Long)
Replies: 8
Views: 3292

Re: Introduction and EOY2016 (Long)

As Notah said, your first viridis is a Sistrurus.

Also, this:
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this is either A. marmorata or A. tesseleta

Josh
by herpseeker1978
December 13th, 2016, 5:48 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2016 Review Part 1
Replies: 3
Views: 3314

Re: 2016 Review Part 1

Very nice! Love the variation on the wandering garters!

Josh
by herpseeker1978
August 12th, 2016, 7:35 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Great Plains or Woodhouse's Toad?
Replies: 2
Views: 1695

Re: Great Plains or Woodhouse's Toad?

woodhouse
by herpseeker1978
July 23rd, 2016, 4:18 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Utah next weekend 8/5-8/8
Replies: 0
Views: 2104

Utah next weekend 8/5-8/8

We are heading up to North Ogden to visit family and wanted to get some herping in Friday morning and Monday morning, does anyone want to join us? We will be driving from Spanish Fork to North Ogden, so if anyone wants to meet up and herp with us somewhere along that route, let me know! We have some...
by herpseeker1978
June 29th, 2016, 4:10 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Quest for the milk
Replies: 6
Views: 2584

Re: Quest for the milk

they're both males
by herpseeker1978
June 28th, 2016, 8:13 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Quest for the milk
Replies: 6
Views: 2584

Quest for the milk

When I was young I went to the zoo here in Albuquerque and they had a New Mexico Milksnake ( Lampropeltis triangulum celaenops on display and I thought it was the coolest thing ever. I thought it would be so cool to come across one in the wild! Little did I know how difficult they can be to find her...
by herpseeker1978
May 12th, 2016, 8:56 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: NM Sceloporus ID
Replies: 1
Views: 1618

Re: NM Sceloporus ID

looks like Sceloporus tristichus to me. was it from the western part of the county?

Josh
by herpseeker1978
May 7th, 2016, 9:14 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 1st Annual Charlie W. Painter BioBlitz & BBQ
Replies: 0
Views: 3282

1st Annual Charlie W. Painter BioBlitz & BBQ

https://static.wixstatic.com/media/ecb3e9_9cc393cfef444b58a58f627efa5a28fb.png/v1/fill/w_979,h_270,al_c,usm_0.66_1.00_0.01/ecb3e9_9cc393cfef444b58a58f627efa5a28fb.png http://www.cwpbioblitz.com/ TAKING PLACE July 29-30, 2016 Chiricahua Desert Museum NM 80 & Portal Road Rodeo, NM 88056 Speakers will...
by herpseeker1978
May 7th, 2016, 9:14 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 1st Annual Charlie W. Painter BioBlitz & BBQ
Replies: 0
Views: 3173

1st Annual Charlie W. Painter BioBlitz & BBQ

https://static.wixstatic.com/media/ecb3e9_9cc393cfef444b58a58f627efa5a28fb.png/v1/fill/w_979,h_270,al_c,usm_0.66_1.00_0.01/ecb3e9_9cc393cfef444b58a58f627efa5a28fb.png http://www.cwpbioblitz.com/ TAKING PLACE July 29-30, 2016 Chiricahua Desert Museum NM 80 & Portal Road Rodeo, NM 88056 Speakers will...
by herpseeker1978
May 7th, 2016, 9:11 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 1st Annual Charlie W. Painter BioBlitz & BBQ
Replies: 2
Views: 2002

1st Annual Charlie W. Painter BioBlitz & BBQ

https://static.wixstatic.com/media/ecb3e9_9cc393cfef444b58a58f627efa5a28fb.png/v1/fill/w_979,h_270,al_c,usm_0.66_1.00_0.01/ecb3e9_9cc393cfef444b58a58f627efa5a28fb.png http://www.cwpbioblitz.com/ TAKING PLACE July 29-30, 2016 Chiricahua Desert Museum NM 80 & Portal Road Rodeo, NM 88056 Speakers will...
by herpseeker1978
March 27th, 2016, 12:51 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Random Question
Replies: 4
Views: 1858

Re: Random Question

I would assume it would be in that person's personal collection, but it could just bean animal that someone found and then brough to them for photographing and then released afterwards.

Josh
by herpseeker1978
March 16th, 2016, 5:12 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Hovenweep National Monument, lizards were out
Replies: 6
Views: 2312

Re: Hovenweep National Monument, lizards were out

The lizards you were seeing were most likely fence lizards or side-blotched lizards
by herpseeker1978
March 7th, 2016, 4:54 am
Forum: Bird Forum
Topic: Four of a kind...** - UP AND RUNNING AGAIN March 2016!
Replies: 281
Views: 114257

Re: FOUR OF A KIND....new game

Great Horned Owl
Image
by herpseeker1978
February 27th, 2016, 10:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: mobile app available for a windows phone?
Replies: 10
Views: 8873

Re: mobile app available for a windows phone?

Everything works great now except I can't sync my records, it just says syncing and goes forever. It says it is NaN%
by herpseeker1978
February 5th, 2016, 4:00 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: In the Field: Highlights of 2014, 2015, and 2016 Thus Far
Replies: 13
Views: 4266

Re: In the Field: Highlights of 2014, 2015, and 2016 Thus Fa

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Isn't this a Prairie King? You have it labeled as a Great Plains Rat

Josh
by herpseeker1978
January 10th, 2016, 6:06 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Thorny Devil Dreaming: Part 8, Southern Eyre Peninsula
Replies: 21
Views: 9417

Re: Thorny Devil Dreaming: Part 8, Southern Eyre Peninsula

Great series! What an awesome opportunity you had to do that! Thank you so much for sharing!

Josh
by herpseeker1978
December 15th, 2015, 3:07 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Elections
Replies: 21
Views: 7162

Re: Elections

I'm checking with Noah on how to formalize officers. Right now the nominees that have accepted are: Pres: Joshua Emms Vice Pres: Bryan Hamilton IBM: Tim Warfel Steve declined and I haven't heard from Jeremy Westerman. I will e-mail him to check in. We can leave the nomination period up until Friday...