Getting a 422 error when using unobserved_by_user_id in the observations API

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Platform (Android, iOS, Website): Website

App version number, if a mobile app issue (shown under Settings or About):

Browser, if a website issue (Firefox, Chrome, etc) : Chrome

URLs (aka web addresses) of any relevant observations or pages:

-> {
“error”: “Error”,
“status”: 422
} as the Response body.

Screenshots of what you are seeing (instructions for taking a screenshot on computers and mobile devices:

Description of problem (please provide a set of steps we can use to replicate the issue, and make as many as you need.):

Step 1: Load, see the response is a 422.

Step 2: Remove “&unobserved_by_user_id=chloejreid” from the URL. The result comes back healthy.

I tried your link and also got the 422 error. Then tried with my username and a couple of other usernames without any errors, looks like choejreid is not a username on iNat

Welcome to the Forum, @chloejreid :)

Ahh, that is because our username changed! Sorry for the post, seems this is working as intended :).