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Wildflower Spottings from Adventure Bus Tours
62 participants
212 spottings
Plants

Wildflower Spottings from ...

To spot, ID, and learn about as many wildflowers as possible from travels around the US and beyond.

Parental Care
78 participants
291 spottings
All

Parental Care

This mission is dedicated to Parenting Organisms spotted with taking care of their cubs, Eggs, juvenile, chicks, ...

Picudos. Weevils
82 participants
378 spottings
Arthropods

Picudos. Weevils

En esta misión se pueden incluir todos los picudos. El Picudo rojo es la plaga más preocupante actualmente en las ...

Wildlife in the National Parks Adventure Bus tours
84 participants
201 spottings
All

Wildlife in the National Parks ...

Animal sightings in the National Parks of Colorado, Utah, Arizona & Wyoming.

Moms with their Babies - Northeastern US
84 participants
128 spottings
All

Moms with their Babies - ...

Take photos, of baby animals with their mothers, I am a licensed wildlife rehabilitator and i get a lot of babies, ...

Rhinos of The World
96 participants
132 spottings
Mammals

Rhinos of The World

This mission is dedicated to all Rhino's of the World. The objective is to raise awareness for the rhino horn ...

Wildlife with Snow, Frost, and Ice - NorthEastern United States
132 participants
330 spottings
All

Wildlife with Snow, Frost, and ...

Animals using, playing in, interacting with, or affected by snow, frost, or ice. Plants growing in or affected by ...

Portugal's Biodiversity
154 participants
7,585 spottings
All

Portugal's Biodiversity

This mission has been created to collect all the information about Portugal's Biodiversity

Edible and Medicinal Plants of Costa Rica
178 participants
887 spottings
Plants

Edible and Medicinal Plants of ...

Since the beginning of time humans have relied on plants for their survival. They provide us food, medicine and ...

Spirals in Nature - Midwestern US
248 participants
262 spottings
All

Spirals in Nature - Midwestern US

This mission is dedicated to showcasing spiral patterns found in nature. Whether it be Fibonacci spiral patterns ...

Anoles!
287 participants
733 spottings
Reptiles

Anoles!

This mission seeks to record observations of Anolis lizards wherever they may occur in the Western hemisphere -- ...

Identifying Animals Through Osteology
346 participants
500 spottings
All

Identifying Animals Through ...

Where there is life, there is death. Death and decomposition are a natural and sometimes beautiful part of the ...

Parental care in insects and other invertebrates
517 participants
304 spottings
Arthropods

Parental care in insects and ...

[PLEASE READ the instructions under Overview first!*]. Did you know that some of the lesser creatures engage in ...

Bat Monitoring Project
870 participants
504 spottings
Mammals

Bat Monitoring Project

The Bat Conservancy is an international non-profit organization dedicated to protecting biological diversity ...

Symbiotic Relationships
1,021 participants
1,621 spottings
All

Symbiotic Relationships

Symbiosis is close and often long-term interaction between different biological species. There are many example of ...

Vegetable Varieties for Gardeners
2,518 participants
3,371 spottings
Plants

Vegetable Varieties for Gardeners

Curious which vegetable varieties might grow best in your garden? Cornell researchers are, too. We compile ...

Mushroom Mapping
6,028 participants
28,717 spottings
Fungi

Mushroom Mapping

Mushroom ecology is a pivotal orientation point for exploring urban systems. Help us gather important data and ...

Marsupials of the World
230 participants
465 spottings
Mammals

Marsupials of the World

There are only 434 Marsupials on our planet. Let's see how many Marsupials Project Noah can find. Marsupials are ...

World Science Festival Cicada Count
296 participants
176 spottings
Arthropods

World Science Festival Cicada ...

We're calling all citizen scientists to help track 17-Year Cicadas! Join the World Science Festival Cicada Count ...

Opisthobranchs & Nudibranchs of the World
349 participants
1,190 spottings
Other

Opisthobranchs & Nudibranchs of ...

Opistobranchs are a large and diverse group of marine gastropods. They include several types of sea slugs: sea ...

Global Coral Reef Monitoring
592 participants
5,529 spottings
Other

Global Coral Reef Monitoring

The Global Coral Reef Monitoring Network works hard to improve management and conservation of coral reefs by ...

Animals with Warning Colors
875 participants
1,564 spottings
All

Animals with Warning Colors

Many animals use colors in the opposite way of camouflage. They have bright colors wich make them highly ...

Interaction between different species of Arthropods
761 participants
1,673 spottings
Arthropods

Interaction between different ...

The objective of this mission is to collect pictures of the interaction between different species of arthropods. ...

Rare Color Morphs
1,026 participants
741 spottings
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Rare Color Morphs

If you find an animal or plant that is not it's normal color, please add it to this mission. Though rare, ...

Herbs & Spices – Source Plants
1,583 participants
2,619 spottings
Plants

Herbs & Spices – Source Plants

Herbs & spices have been used since ancient times. They have been used for cooking, as medicines, in religion, ...

Mimetic Animals of the World
1,377 participants
5,666 spottings
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Mimetic Animals of the World

One of the most striking survival strategies of animals is mimicking their environment. Mimetism can be used for ...

Snakes of the World
1,954 participants
4,803 spottings
Reptiles

Snakes of the World

A mission to document the beautiful snakes species from around the world.

Nature in Yellow
2,416 participants
12,508 spottings
All

Nature in Yellow

It would be so interesting to see all the yellow flowers, fruits, insects, animals of the world.

The Color Blue
2,535 participants
5,752 spottings
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The Color Blue

There are so many incredible animals in the color blue. However, at the same time, they are few when considering ...

Nests, hives, bowers, webs & other animal architecture
2,924 participants
8,922 spottings
All

Nests, hives, bowers, webs & ...

This mission is to document the incredible architectural abilities of animals from all genera.

Signs of Wildlife
2,957 participants
5,932 spottings
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Signs of Wildlife

If you look carefully, there are signs of wildlife everywhere. From subtle animal tracks and abandoned spider ...

The Lost Ladybug Project
5,504 participants
3,306 spottings
Arthropods

The Lost Ladybug Project

Across North America ladybug species distribution is changing. We're asking you to join us in finding out where ...

The Color Red
5,843 participants
14,836 spottings
All

The Color Red

The color red is a bold color that represents passion. We would like to create a collection of wildlife images ...

Aquatic and Sub-Aquatic Insects of the Midwest
7 participants
6 spottings
Arthropods

Aquatic and Sub-Aquatic Insects ...

Sub-aquatic and aquatic insects are mostly unknown or unnoticed throughout the nation and Midwest, help spread ...

Backyard Habitats of the World
1,655 participants
10,497 spottings
All

Backyard Habitats of the World

Some of the most remarkable nature and wildlife can be seen right in your own backyard! The focus of this mission ...

Plantas Carnívoras do Mundo - Carnivore Plants Worldwide
1 participant
3 spottings
Plants

Plantas Carnívoras do Mundo - ...

The objective of this mission is to track how far distributed are the species of carnivore plants, such as the ...

Psocodea (Psocoptera) of the World
2 participants
3 spottings
Arthropods

Psocodea (Psocoptera) of the ...

Psocodea (Psocoptera) are tiny creatures known as barklice, barkflies and booklice. Their diet varies according to ...

Opiliones of the World
1 participant
2 spottings
Arthropods

Opiliones of the World

A mission to encourage study on members of the order Opiliones from all over the world. Post detailed ...

Plantas e Árvores do Brasil
3 participants
15 spottings
Plants

Plantas e Árvores do Brasil

Vamos catalogar as plantas e árvores nativas do Brasil.

Cerambicídeos do Paraná, Brasil
3 participants
58 spottings
Arthropods

Cerambicídeos do Paraná, Brasil

This mission was created to register the ocurrence of Cerambycid beetles in the states of Parana, southern São ...

Mantids of Parana, Brazil
3 participants
22 spottings
Arthropods

Mantids of Parana, Brazil

This mission was created for the mantid insects that can be found in the state of Parana, Brazil, as well as in ...

Plants of Mato Grosso do Sul
3 participants
0 spottings
Plants

Plants of Mato Grosso do Sul

We entered this project to record all the flora of the state and surrounding areas, regardless of vegetation type, ...

Flores do cerrado brasileiro
3 participants
63 spottings
Plants

Flores do cerrado brasileiro

Catalogar as espécies de flores do cerrado brasileiro.

Save the Bees
4 participants
10 spottings
Arthropods

Save the Bees

With beers in news, its time for serious research. Maybe with enough data, answers can be found to this dilemma. ...

Lizards of Brazil
3 participants
8 spottings
Reptiles

Lizards of Brazil

mission perro (dog)
4 participants
8 spottings
Mammals

mission perro (dog)

take pics of dogs (perros)

Gorgulhos do Paraná / Weevils from State of Paraná, Brazil
5 participants
74 spottings
Arthropods

Gorgulhos do Paraná / Weevils ...

O propósito desta missão é documentar as diversas espécies de curculionídeos encontrados no Estado do Paraná, ...

Biodiversity in Curitiba
4 participants
16 spottings
All

Biodiversity in Curitiba

This mission aims to record the biological diversity in Curitiba, considered the ecological capital of Brazil.

Endemic Northern Japan
4 participants
12 spottings
All

Endemic Northern Japan

A mission to collect species endemic to northern Japan, including Hokkaido, the prefectures of the Tohoku region ...

Seahorses
5 participants
32 spottings
Fish

Seahorses

Mission for seahorses species enthusiasts.

Pantanal Wildlife
6 participants
37 spottings
All

Pantanal Wildlife

The Pantanal is a tropical wetland. It is one of the world's largest wetlands of any kind. Most of it lies within ...

Cicadas of the World
14 participants
32 spottings
Arthropods

Cicadas of the World

Cicadas from around the world

Borboletas do Parana - Butterflies from Parana, Brazil
7 participants
345 spottings
Arthropods

Borboletas do Parana - ...

This mission was created for registering butterflies that can be found in the state of Parana, Brazil

Spiders from Parana, Brazil / Aranhas do Parana
6 participants
424 spottings
All

Spiders from Parana, Brazil / ...

This mission was created for registering the spiders that can be found in the state of Parana, south of state of ...

Aves do Paraná / Birds from state of Parana, Brazil
6 participants
124 spottings
Birds

Aves do Paraná / Birds from ...

This mission is for to register the birds that can be found from southern São Paulo to Northern Santa Catarina, ...

Tortoise beetles of Paraná, Brazil
7 participants
107 spottings
Arthropods

Tortoise beetles of Paraná, ...

This mission was created for documenting the several species of tortoise beetles found in the area around ...

Birds of Brazil
7 participants
57 spottings
Birds

Birds of Brazil

Brazil has 1902 species with amazing diversity and endemics galore up to 269 species. Share your birding ...

Vida em Santa Catarina
7 participants
60 spottings
All

Vida em Santa Catarina

A ideia é cadastrar o maior número de espécies encontradas no estado de Santa Catarina, Brasil.

Myrmecomorphy (ant mimics)
9 participants
34 spottings
All

Myrmecomorphy (ant mimics)

The term myrmecomorphy or "myrmecomorphous" is also used to describe ant mimicry or an organism that uses ant ...

Biodiversity of Central Japan
10 participants
590 spottings
All

Biodiversity of Central Japan

To document the biodiversity of Central Japan.

Membracídeos do Paraná / Membracids of Parana, Brazil
9 participants
155 spottings
Arthropods

Membracídeos do Paraná / ...

Esta missão foi criada para expor os membracídeos encontrados no estado do Paraná, Brasil / This mission was ...

Mantids of Brazil
11 participants
22 spottings
Arthropods

Mantids of Brazil

Amphibians of Para, Brazil
11 participants
54 spottings
Amphibians

Amphibians of Para, Brazil

The amphibians are critically endangered all around the world. This mission tries to make people become aware of ...

Brazilian Bees and Wasps - Abelhas e Vespas Brasileiras
13 participants
38 spottings
Arthropods

Brazilian Bees and Wasps - ...

O Brasil possui uma diversidade enorme de abelhas e vespas, muitas ainda não identificadas. A missão aqui é ...

Caterpillars of Parana, Brazil
14 participants
534 spottings
Arthropods

Caterpillars of Parana, Brazil

This mission was created for listing the butterfly and moth caterpillars that can be found in the state of Parana, ...

Ferns of South America
15 participants
15 spottings
Plants

Ferns of South America

Any fern or plant that belongs to the Pteridophyta botanical group, around the world. This mission is for South ...

Brazilian Mammals - Mamíferos Brasileiros
16 participants
144 spottings
Mammals

Brazilian Mammals - Mamíferos ...

The goal of this mission is to collect pictures of wild mammals found in Brazilian territory. O objetivo desta ...

Hummingbirds of Brazil
15 participants
63 spottings
Birds

Hummingbirds of Brazil

Let´s document these beautiful birds! Vamos reunir fotos desses pássaros incríveis!

Arthropoda Brasil
18 participants
778 spottings
Arthropods

Arthropoda Brasil

Artrópodes do Brasil.

South american birds
12 participants
158 spottings
Birds

South american birds

Birds that can be found in South America.

Flatworms
24 participants
96 spottings
Other

Flatworms

Flatworms (Phylum Platyhelminthes) are simple unsegmented worms with no body cavity, and no organized organ ...

Brazil Life
47 participants
2,804 spottings
All

Brazil Life

Vamos reunir fotos de todas as espécies possíveis, de nossa incrível fauna e flora.

Brazilian Birds - Aves Brasileiras
83 participants
1,517 spottings
Birds

Brazilian Birds - Aves ...

The goal of this mission is to collect pictures of wild birds found in Brazilian territory. O objetivo desta ...

Longhorn Beetles (Global)
95 participants
779 spottings
Arthropods

Longhorn Beetles (Global)

This fascinating beetles belong to the family Cerambycidae are know as Longhorn Beetles, Long-horned Beetles or ...

Hymenoptera of the world -- bees, ants and all their friends
101 participants
1,699 spottings
Arthropods

Hymenoptera of the world -- ...

The representatives of Hymenoptera order display a remarkable diversity not only of shapes and colours, but also ...

Orchids of the Americas
122 participants
500 spottings
Plants

Orchids of the Americas

The principal value of the virtual world of orchids, is to preserve, catalog and identify the different and ...

Mollusca
143 participants
1,265 spottings
Other

Mollusca

This Mission is the online repository of marine, fresh-water and terrestrial mollusks spotted by Project ...

164 participants
788 spottings
All

Wild Love

The mating rituals of some animals are wonderfully bizarre and each species in animal kingdom has a different ...

176 participants
800 spottings
Plants

Edible and Useful Plants of the ...

This mission is to help show people that here are thousands of helpful and useful plants that grow right outside ...

174 participants
151 spottings
Plants

Flowering Cacti and Succulents ...

The purpose of this mission is to highlight and celebrate the spectacular blooms coming from an otherwise very ...

281 participants
1,664 spottings
Fungi

Lichens

Lichens are the symbiotic union of a fungus with either a green alga or a cyanobacteria. They are very different ...

279 participants
601 spottings
Arthropods

ANTS!!!!

there are apparently 22000 species of ants. lets get to it!!

370 participants
969 spottings
Arthropods

Marvelous Mantids of the World

Mantids are amazing insects! Unusual and alien looking. Considered good luck in some cultures, these predatory ...

487 participants
5,174 spottings
Arthropods

Flies!

Flies are everywhere and quite frankly, I think they get a bad rap! Yes some can eat disgusting things, annoy you ...

626 participants
9,717 spottings
Arthropods

Beetles!

Beetles are the most diverse group of organisms on Earth. They are found on six continents in almost every ...

668 participants
5,251 spottings
Arthropods

Caterpillars and larvae of the ...

There are many beautiful and unique larva forms such as caterpillars that we never even notice until they turn ...

870 participants
2,998 spottings
Plants

Flowers of South America

We want you to help us build a photo collection of flowers from around the world. Show us what flowers are ...

940 participants
4,971 spottings
Plants

Trees of the World

A collection of trees and their characteristics worldwide.

1,150 participants
9,608 spottings
Reptiles

Reptiles of the World

To document reptiles found around the world.

784 participants
1,458 spottings
Mammals

Primate Watch

The Primate Specialist Group is a network of scientists and conservationists who stand against the tide of ...

1,008 participants
4,397 spottings
All

Hunters & Animal Food Habits

This mission is to document the food habits of animals from all genera.

1,135 participants
6,069 spottings
Plants

Fruiting Bodies of the World

This mission is about mapping all the different kinds of fruiting bodies around the world. This doesn't ...

1,331 participants
1,069 spottings
Mammals

Marine Mammals of the World

Marine mammals are a diverse group of 120 species of mammal that are primarily ocean-dwelling or depend on the ...

1,345 participants
2,195 spottings
All

Eggs of the World

Nothing is more symbolic to life in this world than the egg. Like wildlife itself, eggs come in all shapes and ...

1,411 participants
11,239 spottings
Arthropods

Pollinating Insects of the World

Insects are the most important pollinators of flowering plants (Angiosperms). They are very valuable for humans, ...

2,469 participants
12,371 spottings
All

Captive Animals

While we are all so focused on animals in nature, we ignore the fact theres wildlife in our own zoos. edit: I ...

3,888 participants
18,987 spottings
Arthropods

International Spider Survey

Spiders are air-breathing arthropods that have eight legs. The International Society of Arachnology is the ...

675 participants
2,578 spottings
Arthropods

Jumping Spiders of the World

With cat like grace, agility and Teddy Bearish charms bellying their formidable predatory instincts, the jumping ...

854 participants
4,183 spottings
Arthropods

The Hoppers

This is not for jumping organisms! This mission is focusing on the Auchenorrhyncha suborder (Free-living ...

2,391 participants
7,405 spottings
Amphibians

Amphibians of the World

Lethal fungi, habitat loss, and predators have caused severe declines in amphibian populations around the world. ...

2,951 participants
40,296 spottings
Arthropods

Moths of the World

Moths? Yes: a world of sphinxes, hawks, owls, tigers, and scary eyes, all waiting for you outside your door. In ...

4,922 participants
12,324 spottings
Arthropods

Global Dragonflies & Damselflies

Dragonflies and damselflies are agile insects of the order Odonata. With a worldwide distribution and over 5,000 ...

7,193 participants
43,719 spottings
All

WILD Cities: Urban Biodiversity

Millions of city-dwellers walk their local streets every day, but many overlook the multitude of animals and ...

12,747 participants
103,941 spottings
Birds

Birds of the World

There are over 10,000 living species of birds on the planet. They can be found in ecosystems across the globe, ...

3,428 participants
42,168 spottings
All

Mission WILD

The WILD Foundation works to protect & interconnect at least half of the planet’s land & water to sustain the ...

8,476 participants
75,175 spottings
Arthropods

Butterflies & Moths of the World

Butterflies and Moths are insects of the order Lepidoptera. Their brilliant colors have inspired artistic ...

193 participants
5,323 spottings
All

2018 Best Wildlife Photo

This mission is now terminated; please watch out for the new 2019 Best Wildlife Photo mission! We're calling again ...

2 participants
3 spottings
Arthropods

Psocodea (Psocoptera) of the ...

Psocodea (Psocoptera) are tiny creatures known as barklice, barkflies and booklice. Their diet varies according to ...

1 participant
2 spottings
Arthropods

Opiliones of the World

A mission to encourage study on members of the order Opiliones from all over the world. Post detailed ...

1 participant
3 spottings
Plants

Plantas Carnívoras do Mundo - ...

The objective of this mission is to track how far distributed are the species of carnivore plants, such as the ...

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