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chrise

Date

August 27, 2019 11:04 AM NZST

Description

Growing on ultramafic rock outcrop. Note 6 maroon anthers.

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Spotted Ground Swift Spider Nyssus coloripes

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katemccombs

Date

May 27, 2019 10:10 AM NZST

Description

In a rock crevice.

Mixed native and exotic grassland.

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Green Sea Turtle Chelonia mydas

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emr_auckland

Date

May 18, 2019 12:24 PM NZST

Description

Shell length approx 45cm.

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Green Sea Turtle Chelonia mydas

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emr_auckland

Date

June 1, 2013 02:17 PM NZST

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British Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs ssp. gengleri

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noahfenwick

Date

December 10, 2017 05:21 PM +14

Description

This little guy was really tame and was following me everywhere. Anyone know why?

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katemccombs

Date

February 18, 2019 11:25 AM NZDT

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john_marris

Date

December 22, 2018 11:13 AM +13

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New Zealand Pigeon Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae

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samhg

Date

August 18, 2018 10:51 AM NZST

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North Island Saddleback Philesturnus rufusater

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samhg

Date

November 18, 2018

Description

Banding can be seen on the legs of the bird on the right

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Trumpet Animalcules Genus Stentor

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grahame

Date

July 16, 2018

Description

Natures saxophone complete with a note :)

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Common Bluebottle Physalia utriculus

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jacqui-nz

Date

July 12, 2018 10:19 AM NZST

Description

Freshly washed up, outgoing tide. Common along the strand line, small and large.

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Small-leaved Pohuehue Muehlenbeckia complexa var. complexa

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fergus

Date

May 14, 2018 02:57 AM NZST

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Fly Agaric Amanita muscaria

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cheryl_bee_right

Date

May 4, 2018 09:59 AM NZST

Description

These beauties were growing under some low branches of a conifer tree. It has a white skirt.

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New Zealand Jasmine Parsonsia capsularis

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johnskilton

Date

November 7, 2016 09:58 AM NZDT

Description

photo not sharp, growing amongst Sophora prostrata, fine leaves upto 50mm long

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What

Katipo Latrodectus katipo

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arnim

Date

April 22, 2018 10:24 AM NZST

Description

The most easterly seen on the day, just under 500m in from the dune front. No open sand east of this dune.

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Golden Pholiota Pholiota aurivella

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sarah_richardson

Date

March 17, 2018 03:28 PM NZDT

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Southern Green Stink Bug Nezara viridula

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caqalai

Date

March 25, 2018 03:30 PM NZDT

Description

A single specimen on Vicia sativa. Darker than the entity under this name on the Landcare key but otherwise looks close.

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Violet Sweep Scorpis violacea

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albeer23

Date

March 6, 2018

Description

Huge school of Blue Mao Mao

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Spotty Notolabrus celidotus

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albeer23

Date

March 25, 2018

Description

This one was checking us out on a reef dive

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Cook's Scorpionfish Scorpaena cardinalis

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albeer23

Date

October 7, 2017 11:35 AM HST

Description

Fairly Common, Great Camoflage

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Northern Koura Paranephrops planifrons

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albeer23

Date

May 19, 2017 05:56 PM HST

Description

Koura Plenty below 15 metres

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Strap Conger Gnathophis habenatus

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albeer23

Date

March 25, 2018 03:40 AM HST

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Koheru Decapterus koheru

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albeer23

Date

March 7, 2018 01:16 PM HST

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New Zealand Scaup Aythya novaeseelandiae

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george_hobson

Date

February 13, 2018 10:14 AM NZDT

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New Zealand Scaup Aythya novaeseelandiae

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george_hobson

Date

January 13, 2018 04:15 PM NZDT

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Humpback Whale Megaptera novaeangliae

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bwessling

Date

October 29, 2017 10:00 AM CDT

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Dusky Dolphin Lagenorhynchus obscurus

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bwessling

Date

November 1, 2017 09:41 PM CDT

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Northern Wattle Moth Dasypodia cymatodes

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duncanmc42

Date

March 23, 2018 10:16 AM NZDT

Description

On pavers outside house in Richmond, Nelson. Only one seen.

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Western Weka Gallirallus australis ssp. australis

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duncanmc42

Date

March 25, 2018 01:10 PM NZDT

Description

At Third House on the Dun Mountain Trail. Frequently seen at this site.

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dianneclarke

Date

February 26, 2018 02:08 PM AEST

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Mahoe-stripper Moth Feredayia graminosa

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dianneclarke

Date

March 17, 2018 09:39 PM AEST

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New Zealand Mantis Orthodera novaezealandiae

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dianneclarke

Date

March 20, 2018 08:46 PM AEST

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Tomtit Petroica macrocephala

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dianneclarke

Date

March 25, 2018 01:14 PM AEST

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New Zealand Pigeon Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae

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pgtips91

Date

March 17, 2018 01:52 PM NZDT

Description

Kereru feeding on berries atop a dying Cabbage tree.

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Tui Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae

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penelopegillette

Date

October 15, 2017 07:25 PM +13

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Leaf-veined Slugs Family Athoracophoridae

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penelopegillette

Date

November 26, 2017 07:12 PM PST

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Sulphur-crested Cockatoo Cacatua galerita

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sarahhubert

Date

March 4, 2018 03:59 PM CST

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john_barkla

Date

November 1, 2011 12:50 PM NZDT

Description

Rare in montane valley floor mossy wetland.

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Kowhai Moth Uresiphita maorialis

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grahame

Date

the past

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Migratory Locust Locusta migratoria

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kennynz

Date

October 15, 2015

Place

Harris Bay (Google, OSM)

Description

A few around again.

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Giant Bully Gobiomorphus gobioides

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kennynz

Date

March 8, 2018 11:41 AM NZDT

Description

Caught while monitoring for rudd (pest fish) using fyke net.

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ecoman

Date

February 13, 2016

Description

Immature Salticid ~6mm long.

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ecoman

Date

February 13, 2016

Description

1cm fly with striped abdomen and spotted wings

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Blue Damselfly Austrolestes colensonis

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alice_shanks

Date

March 10, 2018 02:56 PM NZDT

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eadmitchell

Date

March 3, 2018 05:36 PM NZDT

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Hairy Seaweed Crab Notomithrax ursus

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dan_ross

Date

March 4, 2018 12:25 PM NZDT

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Bog Pine Halocarpus bidwillii

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rogerfrost

Date

April 1, 2014 05:46 PM NZDT

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Wineberry Aristotelia serrata

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fergus

Date

November 5, 2017 11:59 AM NZDT

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Swallowtail Headshield Slug Chelidonura hirundinina

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annikaandresen

Date

January 28, 2018

Description

Chelidonura hirundinina (the Swallow-tailed Headshield Slug)

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Long-spined Sea Urchin Centrostephanus rodgersii

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annikaandresen

Date

February 21, 2018

Place

Ngaio Rock (Google, OSM)

Description

Very similar to a Black spiny urchin but had white spines with black tips with a very red center (similar to a Diadema palmari)

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mark2-nz

Date

February 24, 2018 01:58 PM NZDT

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Steelblue Lady Beetle Halmus chalybeus

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prumnopytis

Date

February 23, 2018 06:06 PM NZDT

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alice_shanks

Date

February 18, 2018 03:15 PM NZDT

Description

Half a dozen native bees spent an afternoon digging holes in open grass on silica sand.

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cathd

Date

February 1, 2018 01:47 PM AEDT

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cathd

Date

February 2, 2018 09:36 AM AEDT

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Common Viper's Bugloss Echium vulgare

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pjd1

Date

February 18, 2018 09:39 AM NZDT

Description

Very common along roadside.

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Matai Prumnopitys taxifolia

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grahame

Date

February 12, 2018

Description

First time Matai have produced berries at Travis.
This tree was planted in 2000

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Smooth Stick Insect Clitarchus hookeri

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grahame

Date

February 17, 2018

Description

I think the id is correct ?

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Pittosporum Shield Bug Monteithiella humeralis

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grahame

Date

February 18, 2018

Description

On P. tenuifolium

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Creeping Lawyer Rubus parvus

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rogerfrost

Date

February 11, 2015 04:55 PM NZDT

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rogerfrost

Date

February 12, 2015 01:14 PM NZDT

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Eyebright Genus Euphrasia

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rogerfrost

Date

February 18, 2018 04:19 PM NZDT

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rogerfrost

Date

January 14, 2015 10:52 AM NZDT

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hjcjim

Date

February 15, 2018 12:53 PM +13

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Western Honey Bee Apis mellifera

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cbeard

Date

October 20, 2017 06:49 PM NZDT

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john_barkla

Date

February 4, 2018 09:26 AM NZDT

Description

Rare on old vehicle track through montane tussockland. About 25 plants present.

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True Crabs Infraorder Brachyura

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rebflora

Date

July 27, 2017 05:24 PM HST

Description

Seen on rocks at beach

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rebflora

Date

December 16, 2017 01:43 PM HST

Description

These Grasshoppers were mating on Aciphylla aurea flower

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New Zealand Grassplant Lilaeopsis novae-zelandiae

Date

January 5, 2018

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Three-ribbed Arrow-Grass Triglochin striata

Date

January 5, 2018

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New Zealand Giraffe Weevil Lasiorhynchus barbicornis

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apbreuhan

Date

February 2, 2018 09:59 AM +13

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Kangaroo-Apple Solanum laciniatum

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pjd1

Date

January 28, 2018 10:43 AM NZDT

Description

Common understorey shrub in ailing dune forest - usually in dune swales - and for some reason most commonly noted growing under ngaio (Myoporum laetum, M. semotum) and kopi (Corynocarpus laevigatus)

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Brown-throated Three-toed Sloth Bradypus variegatus

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meurkc

Date

October 30, 2016

Description

tropical rain forest; in Cecropia tree - the highlight :-)

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Carpet Heath Pentachondra pumila

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karrihartley

Date

January 21, 2018 10:03 AM NZDT

Description

Mat-forming prostrate shrub with urn-shaped flowers

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Southern Nettle Urtica australis

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pjd1

Date

January 26, 2018 04:20 PM NZDT

Description

A single plant growing out of base of motel unit in a place well suited to trapping the unwary.

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grey

Date

January 27, 2018 01:59 PM NZDT

Description

Very small mushrooms with a white cap and what appear to be teeth running down the stems. Growing on the side of a ponga log on the ground in broadleaf-podocarp forest. Caps to 15 mm across.

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Gilled Mushrooms Order Agaricales

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grey

Date

January 30, 2018 11:42 AM NZDT

Description

Small mushrooms growing on rotten wood in broadleaf-podocarp forest. Caps to 10 mm across, tan, tending to be red-brown near the margin, strongly striate, covered in fine hairs. Gills cream, darkening to tan, appear to be free of stem. Stems dark brown and very hairy.

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sam_22

Date

January 22, 2018 10:59 AM NZDT

Description

Growing on Hawdon River bed.

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adriana74

Date

September 29, 2017 03:08 PM NZDT

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What

Gold-striped Gecko Woodworthia chrysosiretica

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elise

Date

February 26, 2017 04:47 PM NZDT

Description

Was discovered in a pile of firewood and transferred to vegetation nearby

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nikongirl

Date

April 15, 2016 10:00 PM NZST

Description

Small native spider with pedipalps that look like boxing gloves

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What

Prong-gilled Mayflies Family Leptophlebiidae

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nikongirl

Date

January 26, 2017 07:04 PM NZDT

Description

small 1 1/2cm insect on our grape leaf

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nikongirl

Date

April 2, 2017

Description

I took a walk down the creek this morning, a large flag Iris was growing alongside the bank. I followed this brown bug. it didn't seem to mind the camera being close up. loving Macro

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Plant Bugs Family Miridae

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nikongirl

Date

January 8, 2018 01:17 PM NZDT

Description

about 2mm long feeding on the pollen on a sunflower in Government Gardens

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Chatham Islands Snipe Coenocorypha pusilla

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obscurus

Date

January 29, 2010 10:56 AM NZDT

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Oceanic Manta Ray Mobula birostris

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divetutukaka

Date

January 25, 2018 05:41 PM NZDT

Description

4.5 - 5 metre wing span, cruised and relaxed, snorkel and dive interaction lasting over 20 minutes.
You Tube video clip here:
https://youtu.be/fAUxjWZJKt0

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Plume Moths Family Pterophoridae

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fairyeagle

Date

January 26, 2018 12:04 PM +13

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Garden Weevil Phlyctinus callosus

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nzwide

Date

January 26, 2018 08:48 AM NZDT

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Northern New Zealand Dotterel Charadrius obscurus ssp. aquilonius

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obscurus

Date

October 7, 2013 01:39 PM NZDT

Description

Pair breeding at the mouth of Hauone Stream

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Milfoils Genus Myriophyllum

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alice_shanks

Date

December 9, 2017 12:29 PM NZDT

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Snares Island Fernbird Megalurus punctatus ssp. caudatus

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johnb-nz

Date

January 4, 2018 10:38 AM NZDT

Description

Fossicking under moss and leaf litter on coastal rocks.

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Southern Rockhopper Renguin Eudyptes chrysocome

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johnb-nz

Date

January 8, 2018 03:29 PM NZDT

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Date

November 22, 2017 02:22 PM HST

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Pea Blue Lampides boeticus

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lisa_bennett

Date

January 16, 2018 10:55 AM NZDT

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Black Tree Fern Cyathea medullaris

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duncanmc42

Date

January 21, 2018 04:02 PM NZDT

Description

Trackside on Fowler Road, Richmond Hill.
V common in this location.

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Great Knot Calidris tenuirostris

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obscurus

Date

April 13, 2013 12:20 PM NZST

Description

Roosting with NZ dotts, banded dotts and wrybills on Pukehina Spit at HW

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cara-lisa

Date

November 13, 2017 09:51 AM NZDT