Fungi

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Fungi Including Lichens Kingdom Fungi

Observer

richard310

Date

October 22, 2018 11:44 PM NZDT
Fungi Including Lichens - Photo (c) Harry Harms, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Fungi Including Lichens (Kingdom Fungi)
Added on December 14, 2018.

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nhudson

Date

December 14, 2018 08:15 AM NZDT

Description

Distinctive. New adventive species, first recorded 12/2017. MPI were notified 1/2018

Carposina neurophorella - Photo (c) Neville Hudson, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Carposina neurophorella, a member of Fruitworm Moths (Superfamily Copromorphoidea)
Added on December 14, 2018. 1 Person agrees, 0 disagree

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Brachyceran Flies Suborder Brachycera

Observer

incagold

Date

December 8, 2018 01:47 PM NZDT
Psilota decessa - Photo (c) epitree, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Maurice
stephen_thorpe's ID: Psilota decessa, a member of Drone Flies (Subfamily Eristalinae)
Added on December 14, 2018. 1 Person agrees, 1 disagrees

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nhudson

Date

December 2, 2018 06:32 PM NZDT
Helastia cinerearia - Photo (c) Landcare Research New Zealand Ltd., some rights reserved (CC BY)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Helastia cinerearia, a member of Carpet Moths (Subfamily Larentiinae)
Added on December 14, 2018. 1 Person agrees, 0 disagree

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Huhu Prionoplus reticularis

Observer

nhudson

Date

December 2, 2018 05:10 PM NZDT
Huhu - Photo (c) Jon Sullivan, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Huhu (Prionoplus reticularis)
Added on December 14, 2018. 2 People agree, 0 disagree

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Golden Cockroach Drymaplaneta heydeniana

Observer

nhudson

Date

December 2, 2018 05:11 PM NZDT
Golden Cockroach - Photo (c) stho002, all rights reserved, uploaded by Stephen Thorpe
stephen_thorpe's ID: Golden Cockroach (Drymaplaneta heydeniana)
Added on December 14, 2018. 2 People agree, 1 disagrees

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Pond Moth Hygraula nitens

Observer

nhudson

Date

December 2, 2018 06:30 PM NZDT
Pond Moth - Photo (c) Stephen Thorpe, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Pond Moth (Hygraula nitens)
Added on December 14, 2018. 2 People agree, 0 disagree

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Scarab Beetles Family Scarabaeidae

Observer

buggirl13

Date

December 14, 2018 10:18 AM NZDT

Description

Some sort of grass grub?

Scarab Beetles - Photo (c) Katja Schulz, some rights reserved (CC BY)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Scarab Beetles (Family Scarabaeidae)
Added on December 14, 2018. 1 Person agrees, 1 disagrees

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buggirl13

Date

December 14, 2018 10:18 AM NZDT
Odontria - Photo (c) stho002, all rights reserved, uploaded by Stephen Thorpe
stephen_thorpe's ID: Genus Odontria, a member of June Beetles (Subfamily Melolonthinae)
Added on December 14, 2018. 1 Person agrees, 0 disagree

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Typical Cicadas Family Cicadidae

Observer

buggirl13

Date

December 14, 2018 10:25 AM NZDT

Description

Lavae/pupae?

Typical Cicadas - Photo (c) steve_kerr, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Steve Kerr
stephen_thorpe's ID: Typical Cicadas (Family Cicadidae)
Added on December 14, 2018. 2 People agree, 0 disagree

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buggirl13

Date

December 14, 2018 11:09 AM NZDT
Zeadelium - Photo (c) Danilo Hegg, all rights reserved
stephen_thorpe's ID: Genus Zeadelium, a member of Long-jointed Beetles (Subfamily Lagriinae)
Added on December 14, 2018. 0 People agree, 1 disagrees

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Two-spined Spider Poecilopachys australasia

Observer

mathiasm

Date

December 14, 2018 02:32 PM NZDT
Two-spined Spider - Photo (c) James Niland, some rights reserved (CC BY)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Two-spined Spider (Poecilopachys australasia)
Added on December 14, 2018. 1 Person agrees, 0 disagree

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Papaya Family Family Caricaceae

Observer

warren18

Date

December 14, 2018 02:09 PM NZDT
Papaya Family - Photo (c) Kew on Flickr, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Papaya Family (Family Caricaceae)
Added on December 14, 2018.

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Maize Seed Beetle Clivina vagans

Observer

karinahadden

Date

November 26, 2018 02:12 PM +13

Description

Ground beetle caught in pitfall trap 12-26 nov 2018. 10m from the shore of lake Ellesmere

Maize Seed Beetle - Photo (c) dwilson, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by David Wilson
stephen_thorpe's ID: Maize Seed Beetle (Clivina vagans)
Added on December 14, 2018. 1 Person agrees, 1 disagrees

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Beetles Order Coleoptera

Observer

karinahadden

Date

November 26, 2018 02:39 PM +13

Description

Found in a pitfall trap 10m from the shore of Lake Ellesmere. 12-26 November

Beetles - Photo (c) Jay Keller, all rights reserved, uploaded by Jay L. Keller
stephen_thorpe's ID: Beetles (Order Coleoptera)
Added on December 14, 2018.

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karinahadden

Date

December 14, 2018 03:14 PM +13

Description

Found in pitfall trap 20m from the shore of Lake Ellesmere. 12-26 November

Mycetophila - Photo (c) Anita Gould, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Anita
stephen_thorpe's ID: Genus Mycetophila, a member of Fungus Gnats (Family Mycetophilidae)
Added on December 14, 2018. 0 People agree, 1 disagrees

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karoriwill

Date

December 13, 2018 10:11 PM NZDT
Scoparia ustimacula - Photo (c) nzwide, all rights reserved, uploaded by Phil Bendle
stephen_thorpe's ID: Scoparia ustimacula, a member of Moss-eating Crambid Snout Moths (Subfamily Scopariinae)
Added on December 14, 2018. 1 Person agrees, 1 disagrees

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karoriwill

Date

December 13, 2018 10:18 PM NZDT
Fern Loopers - Photo (c) barred_looper, all rights reserved, uploaded by Marcus Provis
stephen_thorpe's ID: Fern Loopers (Genus Ischalis)
Added on December 14, 2018. 2 People agree, 1 disagrees

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Common Grass Moth Orocrambus flexuosellus

Observer

karoriwill

Date

December 13, 2018 10:23 PM NZDT
Common Grass Moth - Photo (c) Jon Sullivan, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Common Grass Moth (Orocrambus flexuosellus)
Added on December 14, 2018. 1 Person agrees, 2 disagree

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karoriwill

Date

December 13, 2018 10:56 PM NZDT
stephen_thorpe's ID: Notofairchildia zelandiae, a member of Moth and Sand Flies (Family Psychodidae)
Added on December 14, 2018. 1 Person agrees, 1 disagrees

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Slender Owlet Moth Rhapsa scotosialis

Observer

karoriwill

Date

December 13, 2018 11:04 PM NZDT
Slender Owlet Moth - Photo (c) Jon Sullivan, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Slender Owlet Moth (Rhapsa scotosialis)
Added on December 14, 2018. 1 Person agrees, 0 disagree

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karoriwill

Date

December 13, 2018 10:41 PM NZDT
Homoreda murina - Photo (c) Maurice, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Homoreda murina, a member of True Weevils (Family Curculionidae)
Added on December 14, 2018. 1 Person agrees, 1 disagrees

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Huhu Prionoplus reticularis

Observer

lyndaelaine

Date

December 14, 2018 01:26 PM +13

Description

Please confirm. Sure is gorgeous.

Huhu - Photo (c) Jon Sullivan, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Huhu (Prionoplus reticularis)
Added on December 14, 2018. 1 Person agrees, 1 disagrees

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derekcraig

Date

December 14, 2018 10:45 AM +13
Gladiolus undulatus - Photo (c) tangatawhenua, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Gladiolus undulatus, a member of Lozenge-Guide Gladioli (Section Blandus)
Added on December 13, 2018. 1 Person agrees, 0 disagree

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davidwhyte

Date

December 14, 2018 08:40 AM NZDT

Description

Found dead on a window sill. Unsure of ID, since not seen anything this small, or with these markings. Assuming a wasp of sorts?

Pison - Photo (c) steve_kerr, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Steve Kerr
stephen_thorpe's ID: Genus Pison, a member of Square-headed Wasps (Subfamily Crabroninae)
Added on December 13, 2018. 2 People agree, 2 disagree

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Eucalyptus Tortoise Beetle Paropsis charybdis

Observer

davidwhyte

Date

December 8, 2018 10:18 AM NZDT

Description

Found on the top ridge walk area above the Australian section. Apparently a recent arrival in NZ.

Eucalyptus Tortoise Beetle - Photo (c) Jon Sullivan, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Eucalyptus Tortoise Beetle (Paropsis charybdis)
Added on December 13, 2018. 2 People agree, 1 disagrees

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European Paper Wasp Polistes dominula

Observer

jeremytaylor

Date

December 14, 2018 11:19 AM +13

Description

European or Asian? Keen to learn to differentiate...

European Paper Wasp - Photo (c) Dimitǎr Boevski, some rights reserved (CC BY)
stephen_thorpe's ID: European Paper Wasp (Polistes dominula)
Added on December 13, 2018. 1 Person agrees, 1 disagrees

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Keurboom Genus Virgilia

Date

October 11, 2018 05:56 PM NZDT
Keurboom - Photo (c) Sandra Falanga, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Keurboom (Genus Virgilia)
Added on December 13, 2018. 1 Person agrees, 1 disagrees

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Brown Evening Moth Gellonia dejectaria

Observer

berthine

Date

December 13, 2018 10:00 PM +13
Brown Evening Moth - Photo (c) Landcare Research New Zealand Ltd., some rights reserved (CC BY)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Brown Evening Moth (Gellonia dejectaria)
Added on December 13, 2018. 1 Person agrees, 1 disagrees

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possumsend

Date

December 11, 2018 07:34 PM NZDT

Description

Inside house. Body length 20mm.

Callidiopis scutellaris - Photo (c) Mike Bowie, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Callidiopis scutellaris, a member of Typical Longhorn Beetles (Subfamily Cerambycinae)
Added on December 13, 2018. 1 Person agrees, 1 disagrees

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