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BACKYARD 1 — BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA
at 9601 Oak Pass Rd. (1938—1957)
LOS ANGELES COUNTY, in the E. SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS
Historical Macro-Moth Study (1953-1957)
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Santa Monica, CA Moth Foodplants Sorted by Plant Family and Genus
(see also Ash Canyon, AZ Foodplants)
 
#Foodplant FamilyFoodplant GenusMoth Genusmoth speciesMONA #
0AnacardiaceaeMalosmaPaectesdeclinata8961
1AnacardiaceaeMalosma (Rhus)Acronictaothello9270
2AnacardiaceaeRhusCochiseasinuaria6650
3AnacardiaceaeRhusDichordaillustraria7055
4AnacardiaceaeRhusDrasteriaedwardsi8627
5AnacardiaceaeRhusGloveriamedusa7694
6ArecaceaeWashingtoniaLitoprosopuscoachella8558
7AsteraceaeAmbrosiaConocharesacutus9105
8AsteraceaeArtemisiaAseptissusquesa9539
9AsteraceaeArtemisiaCheteoscelisfaseolaria7067
10AsteraceaeArtemisiaEupitheciaacutipennis7586
11AsteraceaeArtemisiaMioderastigmata10623
12AsteraceaeArtemisiaPlataeapersonaria6922
13AsteraceaeArtemisiaSynchloraaerata7058b
14AsteraceaeBaccharisEupitheciamisturata7476a
15AsteraceaeBrickelliaPlatysentaalbolabes9695
16AsteraceaeBrickelliaSchiniabuta11146
17AsteraceaeCorethrogyneCuculliaeccissica"10192.1"
18AsteraceaeEnceliaCyclophorananaria7140
19AsteraceaeFranseriaAnimomyiamorta6791
20AsteraceaeGnaphaliumEublemmaminima9076
21AsteraceaeHaplopappusCuculliaeccissica"10192.1"
22AsteraceaeHaplopappusCyclophorananaria7140
23AsteraceaeHemizoniaCyclophoradataria7135
24AsteraceaeMalacothrixRancoracomstocki10185
25AsteraceaeSenecioAutographaolivacea8892
26AsteraceaeStephanomeriaCopicuculliaeulepis10209
27BrassicaceaeBrassicaArachnispicta8152
28BrassicaceaeBrassicaNotarctiaproxima8181
29BrassicaceaeBrassicaSpilosomavestalis8135
30CaprifoliaceaeLoniceraBehrensiaconchiformis10178a
31CaprifoliaceaeLoniceraHemarisdiffinis7855
32CaprifoliaceaeLoniceraOncocnemisragani10132
33CaprifoliaceaeLoniceraPeroradiosaria6749
34CaprifoliaceaeLoniceraPleromelloidacinerea10031
35CaprifoliaceaeSambucusAcerranormalis10470
36CaprifoliaceaeSambucusAdmetovissimilaris10270
37CaprifoliaceaeSambucusDrasteriadivergens8630
38CaprifoliaceaeSambucusFeraliafebrualis10009
39CaprifoliaceaeSambucusOrthosiapraeses10480
40CaprifoliaceaeSambucusZothecatranquilla9816
41CaprifoliaceaeSymphoricarposAseptisbinotata9532
42CaprifoliaceaeSymphoricarposPleromelloidaconserta10027
43ChenopodiaceaeAtriplexPerizomacustodiata7328
44CommelinaceaeTradescantiaMouraliatinctoides8884
45CucurbitaceaeMarahEupitheciashirleyata7588
46CucurbitaceaeMarahSpilosomavestalis8135
47CupressaceaeJuniperusSemiothisaexcurvata6363
48EricaceaeArctostaphylosCochiseasinuaria6650
49EricaceaeArctostaphylosHesperumiasulphuraria6431
50EricaceaeArctostaphylosOrthosiapacifica10494
51FabaceaeSpilosomavestalis8135
52FabaceaeAmorphaEgiracurialis10511
53FabaceaeLotusArachnispicta8152
54FabaceaeLotusEuclidiaardita8732
55FabaceaeLotusEupithecianevadata7601
56FabaceaeLotusSemiothisacaliforniaria6380
57FabaceaeLotusSpilosomavestalis8135
58FabaceaeLupinusArachnispicta8152
59FabaceaeProsopisBuliadeducta8614
60FabaceaeWisteriaOrgyia? magna8310
61FabaceaeWisteriaZalelunata8689
62FagaceaeQuercusAcronictamarmorata9256
63FagaceaeQuercusAntheraeapolyphemus7757
64FagaceaeQuercusCatocalaaholibah8800
65FagaceaeQuercusCatocalaverrilliana8852
66FagaceaeQuercusCissusaindescreta8594
67FagaceaeQuercusCosmiacalami9815
68FagaceaeQuercusEgiracrucialis10508
69FagaceaeQuercusGloveriamedusa7694
70FagaceaeQuercusHemihyaleaedwardsii8222
71FagaceaeQuercusHydriomenaalbifasciata7261
72FagaceaeQuercusHydriomenanubilofasciata7276
73FagaceaeQuercusMeganolafuscula8985
74FagaceaeQuercusOrgyia? magna8310
75FagaceaeQuercusOrthosiapacifica10494
76FagaceaeQuercusPhigaliaplumogeraria6661
77FagaceaeQuercusPhryganidiacalifornica8031
78FagaceaeQuercusSlossoniarubrotincta6816
79FagaceaeQuercusVenusiaduodecemlineata7426
80FagaceaeQuercusZalelunata8689
81GrossulariaceaeRibesAcerranormalis10470
82GrossulariaceaeRibesAseptisbinotata9532
83GrossulariaceaeRibesHeliothisvirescens11071
84GrossulariaceaeRibesOrthosiapraeses10480
85GrossulariaceaeRibesStretchiainferior10475
86GrossulariaceaeRibesSynaxishirsutaria6960
87HydrophyllaceaeNemophilaOligiamarina9403
88HydrophyllaceaeNemophilaStamnodesalbiapicata7335
89HydrophyllaceaePhaceliaAnnaphilapseudoastrologa9859
90HydrophyllaceaePhaceliaStamnodesalbiapicata7335
91HydrophyllaceaePholistomaOligiamarina9403
92HydrophyllaceaePholistomaStamnodesalbiapicata7335
93JuglandaceaeJuglansCatocalapiatrix8771a
94JuglandaceaeJuglansPhigaliaplumogeraria6661
95JuglandaceaeJuglansSemiothisaaspirata6328
96JuglandaceaeJuglansSpilosomavestalis8135
97LamiaceaeSalviaAbagrotisbarnesi11027
98LamiaceaeSalviaAutographacalifornica8914
99LamiaceaeSalviaPhernesubpunctata6952
100LamiaceaeSalviaStamnodesaffiliata7337
101LinaceaeLinumLepipolysperscripta10154
102LoranthaceaePhoradendronSicyamorsicaria6915
103MalvaceaeMalvaArachnispicta8152
104MalvaceaeMalvaNotarctiaproxima8181
105MimosaceaeAcaciaAscalaphaodorata8649
106MimosaceaeProsopisMelipotisindomita8600
107NyctaginaceaeMirabilisArchirhoeneomexicana7295
108OleaceaeSpilosomavestalis8135
109OnagraceaeSparganiamagnoliata7312b
110OnagraceaeClarkiaAlypiaridingsii9319
111OnagraceaeClarkiaHyleslineata7894
112OnagraceaeEpilobiumEustromasemiatrata7210
113OnagraceaeEpilobiumHyleslineata7894
114OnagraceaeOenotheraAlypiaridingsii9319
115OxalidaceaeOxalisGalgulapartita9688
116PapaveraceaeDendromeconNeoterpesedwardsata6861
117PapaveraceaeRomneyaNeoterpesedwardsata6861
118PoaceaeElymusApameacuculliformis9325
119PoaceaeElymusCtenuchabrunnea8265
120PoaceaeElymusMammifrontiarileyi9447
121PolygonaceaeEriogonumAdelphagrotisindeterminata10991a
122PolygonaceaeEriogonumChlorochlamys(?)appellaria7073
123PolygonaceaeEriogonumGloveriamedusa7694
124PolygonaceaeEriogonumLacinipoliastrigicollis10415
125PolygonaceaeEriogonumOrgyia? magna8310
126PolygonaceaeEriogonumPseudorthosiavariabilis10889
127PolygonaceaeEriogonumSynchloraaerata7058b
128PortulacaceaeClaytonia (Montia)Oligiamarina9403
129RhamnaceaeCeanothusAethaloidapackardaria6774
130RhamnaceaeCeanothusChloroseabanksaria7013a
131RhamnaceaeCeanothusDrepanulatrixfalcataria6689
132RhamnaceaeCeanothusDrepanulatrixmonicaria6692
133RhamnaceaeCeanothusDrepanulatrixunicalcararia6682
134RhamnaceaeCeanothusFeraliafebrualis10009
135RhamnaceaeCeanothusHesperumiasulphuraria6431
136RhamnaceaeCeanothusHulstinagrossbecki6545
137RhamnaceaeCeanothusHyalophoraeuryalus7770
138RhamnaceaeCeanothusNolaminna8993
139RhamnaceaeCeanothusOrgyia? magna8310
140RhamnaceaeCeanothusSericosemajuturnaria6672
141RhamnaceaeCeanothusSicyalaetula6913
142RhamnaceaeCeanothusTolypelowriei7680
143RhamnaceaeCeanothus?Drepanulatrixhulstii6683
144RhamnaceaeRhamnusDrepanulatrixhulstii6683
145RhamnaceaeRhamnusHyalophoraeuryalus7770
146RhamnaceaeRhamnusItameguenearia6301
147RhamnaceaeRhamnusNolaminna8993
148RhamnaceaeRhamnusSericosemajuturnaria6672
149RhamnaceaeRhamnusSpilosomavestalis8135
150RhamnaceaeRhamnusTriphosacaliforniata7287
151RosaceaeAdenostomaAethaloidapackardaria6774
152RosaceaeAdenostomaChloroseabanksaria7013a
153RosaceaeAdenostomaHulstinagrossbecki6545
154RosaceaeAdenostomaLacinipoliaquadrilineata10422
155RosaceaeAdenostomaNasusinavaporata7607
156RosaceaeAdenostomaPalaecritalongiciliata6664
157RosaceaeAdenostomaPterotaealamiaria6553
158RosaceaeCercocarpusAnacamptodesobliquaria6577
159RosaceaeCercocarpusChloroseabanksaria7013a
160RosaceaeCercocarpusCochiseasinuaria6650
161RosaceaeCercocarpusDrepanulatrixbifilata6684
162RosaceaeCercocarpusFeraliafebrualis10009
163RosaceaeCercocarpusHesperumiasulphuraria6431
164RosaceaeCercocarpusItameextemporata6298
165RosaceaeCercocarpusSphinxperelegans7805
166RosaceaeCercocarpusStamnodesannellata7340
167RosaceaeCercocarpusStamnodescoenonymphata7341
168RosaceaeCercocarpusSynaxishirsutaria6960
169RosaceaeHeteromelesAcronictaothello9270
170RosaceaeHeteromelesNemorialeptalea7041
171RosaceaeHeteromelesOrgyia? magna8310
172RosaceaeHeteromelesOrthosiapraeses10480
173RosaceaePotentillaDysstromamancipata7195a
174RosaceaePrunusSphinxperelegans7805
175RosaceaePyracanthaZalelunata8689
176RubiaceaeGaliumEpirrhoeplebeculata7395
177RubiaceaeGaliumZenophlepslignicolorata7406
178SalicaceaePopulusFurculacinerea7937
179SalicaceaePopulusPhyllodesmaamericana7687d
180SalicaceaePopulusSmerinthuscerisyi7822
181SalicaceaeSalixAbagrotistrigona11018
182SalicaceaeSalixAcronictaothello9270
183SalicaceaeSalixPeroradiosaria6749
184SalicaceaeSalixPhyllodesmaamericana7687d
185SalicaceaeSalixProchoerodesforficaria6981
186SalicaceaeSalixSemiothisaneptaria6396
187SalicaceaeSalixSmerinthuscerisyi7822
188ScrophulariaceaeAntirrhinumLepipolysperscripta10154
189ScrophulariaceaeCollinsiaAutographabiloba8907
190ScrophulariaceaeKeckiellaOncocnemissingularis10109
191ScrophulariaceaeMimulusAutographaolivacea8892
192SolanaceaeDaturaManducasexta7775
193SolanaceaeNicotianaAnacamptodesfragilaria6585
194SolanaceaeNicotianaManducasexta7775
195SolanaceaeNicotianaNotarctiaproxima8181
196SolanaceaeNicotianaSpilosomavestalis8135
197VerbenaceaeLantanaNeogaleaesula10032
198VerbenaceaeVerbenaCatabenalineolata10033
199VitaceaeVitisEumorphaachemon7861
1A — Growing Up Wild in the ELFIN FOREST north of Beverly Hills (1938-1957)

Dedications

Growing Up Wild in Beverly Hills!

EARLY DAYS on OAK PASS Rd. (1937-1945) and HOW the ROAD GOT ITS NAME

FIRES

- (A) Botanical Highlights

-- Historical Remarks on Oaks

-- EARLY EVOLUTIONARY STAGES of the "SMOG-DENIAL SYNDROME"!

-- OAK PASS NATIVE PLANTS TODAY (??)

-- Echos From the Past!

-- A Bit of SUMMERTIME FOGBANK-BOTANY

- (B) LOCAL BUTTERFLY HIGHLIGHTS

- (C) LOCAL BIRDS REMEMBERED

- (D) LOCAL MAMMALS REMEMBERED

- (E) REPTILES & AMPHIBIANS REMEMBERED

CONTACT INFORMATION

DESSERT (Purely for Amusement!)

THE HONEY-SNOB'S CORNER


1B — BACKPORCH MOTH COLLECTION at 9601 Oak Pass Road (1953-1957)

A five-year study (1953-1957) documenting the occurrence of 283 macro-moth species on one acre of woodland habitat at 9601 Oak Pass Rd., 5 road-miles north of Sunset Blvd., Beverly Hills (a mixture of undisturbed Southern Oak Woodland / Chaparral / Coastal Sage Scrub habitat, at 1100 ft. elevation).

WHAT TO EXPECT AT THIS CALIFORNIA SITE

ABOUT THE BACKYARD CONCEPT

BACKGROUND & INTRODUCTION

About the Moth Studies at 9601 Oak Pass Road

BEATING or SWEEPING for LARVAE - A MOST PRODUCTIVE COLLECTING TECHNIQUE

ABUNDANCE-RATINGS DEFINED

The OLD BEVERLY HILLS (OAK PASS ROAD) MOTH STUDY COMPARED WITH THREE OTHER (MORE RECENT) SURVEYS IN COASTAL SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

OBSERVED DIFFERENCES IN THE MACRO-MOTH FAUNAS OF THE ABOVE THREE OTHER SURVEYED COASTAL CALIFORNIAN LOCALITIES

HISTORICAL PHOTOS and A PLEA for FUTURE STUDIES in the SAME REGION

FRANK SALA'S CORNER

FRANK HOVORE'S CORNER


1C — HABITAT PHOTOS Documenting the Surrounding Locality (1957-1964)

1C - HABITAT PHOTOS (1957-1964)

DIRT ROADS

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