33
taxa
7 insects
8 birds
14 plants
1 other animal
2 arachnids
1 ray-finned fish
1
1 life list first

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What

Little Shag Microcarbo melanoleucos ssp. brevirostris

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 08:11 AM NZDT

Description

Diving for fish. High tide.

Photos / Sounds

What

Olive Anemone Isactinia olivacea

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 08:14 AM NZDT

Description

In a tide pool on the artificial breaker. High tide, incoming.

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What

Common Pampas Grass Cortaderia selloana

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 08:22 AM NZDT

Description

Common above the beach. No flowers.

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What

New Zealand Kingfisher Todiramphus sanctus ssp. vagans

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 08:32 AM NZDT

Description

Juvenile resting, preening and begging for food in a pohutukawa above the beach.

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What

Ngaio Myoporum laetum

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 08:38 AM NZDT

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What

Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 08:42 AM NZDT

Description

Two resting and preening on rocks at high tide, incoming. One looked like a juvenile.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red-billed Gull Chroicocephalus scopulinus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 08:44 AM NZDT

Description

Four foraging on the beach, high tide, incoming tide.

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What

Black-backed Gull Larus dominicanus ssp. dominicanus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 08:45 AM NZDT

Description

Gull was foraging and pulling rubbish out of a full bin beside the beach. High tide, incoming. Another way discarded nappies end up in the sea. Short video in the video link field.

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What

Australian Guava Moth Coscinoptycha improbana

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 09:16 AM NZDT

Description

Moth flew in and landed on a tree. Native bush reserve.

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What

Bronze Hopper Helpis minitabunda

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 09:19 AM NZDT

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What

Harlequin Ladybird Harmonia axyridis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 09:25 AM NZDT

Description

Lots of larvae & pupae on a large willow tree in the reserve.

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What

Two-spotted Ladybird Adalia bipunctata

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 09:26 AM NZDT

Description

First instar larva?

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What

Blue Passion Flower Passiflora caerulea

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 09:29 AM NZDT

Description

Growing wild on the edge of the bush reserve.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 09:33 AM NZDT

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What

Australasian Green Shield Bug Glaucias amyoti

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 09:33 AM NZDT

Description

On the underside of a mahoe leaf.

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What

Cretan Brake Pteris cretica

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 09:35 AM NZDT

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What

Japanese Honeysuckle Lonicera japonica

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 09:35 AM NZDT

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What

Banded Kokopu Galaxias fasciatus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 09:54 AM NZDT

Description

Two or three small fish in a shallow native bush stream.

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What

Parataniwha Elatostema rugosum

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 09:58 AM NZDT

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What

Nurseryweb Spider Dolomedes minor

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 10:00 AM NZDT

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What

Silvereye Zosterops lateralis ssp. lateralis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 10:02 AM NZDT

Description

Juvenile feeding on ripe kawakawa fruit.

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What

Kohekohe Dysoxylum spectabile

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 10:03 AM NZDT

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What

Tui Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae ssp. novaeseelandiae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 10:13 AM NZDT

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What

Kaihua Parsonsia heterophylla

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 10:17 AM NZDT

Description

Wavy leaf form.

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What

Blue Morning Glory Ipomoea indica

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 10:25 AM NZDT

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What

North Island Fantail Rhipidura fuliginosa ssp. placabilis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 10:35 AM NZDT

Description

A cheeky gang of at least 7 juvenile piwakawaka foraging and chasing each other. Didn't spot any adults.

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What

Karaka Corynocarpus laevigatus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 10:40 AM NZDT

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What

Common Wasp Vespula vulgaris

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 10:46 AM NZDT

Description

Wasp preening on a willow tree branch. Short video in the video link field.

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What

Harlequin Ladybird Harmonia axyridis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 10:48 AM NZDT

Description

Resting on a large willow tree in a native bush reserve.

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What

New Zealand Bamboo Orchid Earina mucronata

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 10:52 AM NZDT

Description

Growing on a mature mahoe.

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What

Red Damselfly Xanthocnemis zealandica

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 11:04 AM NZDT

Description

Pair in grass beside a small creek, native bush reserve. Short video in the video link field.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Tui Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae ssp. novaeseelandiae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 11:06 AM NZDT

Description

Fledgling begging and following an adult around.

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What

Kawaka Libocedrus plumosa

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 11:09 AM NZDT

Description

Planted in the bush reserve.

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What

Buff-tailed Bumble Bee Bombus terrestris

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 11:30 AM NZDT

Description

Large BB was digging furiously in the dirt.

Photos / Sounds

What

Banded Kokopu Galaxias fasciatus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 11:58 AM NZDT

Description

Small, medium, and a big fulla in a shallow stream in the bush reserve.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 8, 2019 12:10 PM NZDT