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Dekay’s Brownsnake (Storeria dekayi)

Storeria dekayi, commonly known as the brown snake or De Kay’s snake, is a small species of colubrid snake. Source: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/116448555

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Common Vetch (Vicia sativa)

Vicia sativa, known as the common vetch, garden vetch, tare or simply vetch, is a nitrogen-fixing leguminous plant in the family Fabaceae. Although considered a weed when found growing in a cultivated grainfield, this hardy plant is often grown as … Continue reading

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pleated inkcap (Parasola plicatilis)

Parasola plicatilis is a small saprotrophic mushroom with a plicate cap (diameter up to 35┬ámm). It is a widely distributed species in Europe and North America. This ink cap species is a decomposer which can be found in grassy areas, … Continue reading

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Eastern Worm Snake (Carphophis amoenus)

Carphophis amoenus, commonly known as the worm snake, is a species of nonvenomous colubrid endemic to the Eastern United States. C. amoenus can be found east of the Mississippi, from southwest Massachusetts south to southern Alabama west to Louisiana and … Continue reading

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Common Earthworm (Lumbricus terrestris)

Lumbricus terrestris is a large, reddish worm species widely distributed around the world (along with several other lumbricids). In some areas where it is an introduced species, some people consider it a serious pest for outcompeting native worms. Source: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/114396645

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bladder sedge (Carex intumescens)

Carex intumescens, also known as bladder sedge, is a species of Carex native to Canada and the eastern United States. Source: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/113244932

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Little Sweet Betsy (Trillium cuneatum)

Trillium cuneatum, the little sweet Betsy, also known as whip-poor-will flower, large toadshade, purple toadshade, and bloody butcher, is a species of flowering plant in the family Melanthiaceae. It is native to the southeastern United States but is especially common … Continue reading

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northern spicebush (Lindera benzoin)

Lindera benzoin (commonly called spicebush, common spicebush, northern spicebush, wild allspice, or Benjamin bush) is a shrub in the laurel family, native to eastern North America, ranging from New York to Ontario in the north, and to Kansas, Texas, and … Continue reading

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common star-of-Bethlehem (Ornithogalum umbellatum)

Ornithogalum umbellatum, the garden star-of-Bethlehem, grass lily, nap-at-noon, or eleven-o’clock lady, a species of the genus Ornithogalum, is a perennial bulbous flowering plant in the asparagus family (Asparagaceae). O. umbellatum is a relatively short plant, occurring in tufts of basal … Continue reading

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false nettle (Boehmeria cylindrica)

Boehmeria cylindrica, with common names false nettle and bog hemp, is a herb in the family Urticaceae. It is widespread in eastern North America and the Great Plains from New Brunswick to Florida to Texas to Nebraska, with scattered reports … Continue reading

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