20
taxa
7 insects
3 birds
8 plants
1 mammal
1 fungus

Photos / Sounds

What

Song Thrush Turdus philomelos ssp. clarkei

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 09:16 AM NZDT

Description

Two resting and preening on a fence near each other.

Tags

J&K

Photos / Sounds

What

Braconid Wasps Family Braconidae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 11:21 AM NZDT

Description

Resting on a mahoe leaf in native bush.

Photos / Sounds

What

Tutukiwi Pterostylis banksii

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 11:33 AM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Silvereye Zosterops lateralis ssp. lateralis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 11:38 AM NZDT

Description

Feeding on pseudopanax fruit.

Photos / Sounds

What

Puawhananga Clematis paniculata

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 11:45 AM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Eyelash Cups Genus Scutellinia

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 11:50 AM NZDT

Description

Growing on a rotting cabbage tree trunk.

Photos / Sounds

What

Whitehead Mohoua albicilla

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 11:55 AM NZDT

Description

Mr Hot Pink at his usual territory. He calls regularly, but still no sign of a mate. This is a translocated bird released at Ark in the Park in 2015.

Photos / Sounds

What

Ship Rat Rattus rattus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 12:51 PM NZDT

Description

Alive. Resting on the road, 1pm. Rat ran off the road into a concrete drainage ditch when approached. Maybe unwell from bait? Location is on the boundary of Ark in the Park which has regular pest control. Also close to a kokako pair nesting territory.

Photos / Sounds

What

Kiekie Freycinetia banksii

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 01:23 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 01:23 PM NZDT

Description

Epiphyte growing at the top of a fallen tree fern laden down by a kiekie vine.

Photos / Sounds

What

Mangemange Lygodium articulatum

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 01:25 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 01:33 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hangehange Geniostoma ligustrifolium var. ligustrifolium

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 01:36 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 01:37 PM NZDT

Description

Several individuals feeding on a flowering hangehange.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 01:39 PM NZDT

Description

Feeding on flowering hangehange.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 01:41 PM NZDT

Description

Small. On a flowering hangehange.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 01:45 PM NZDT

Description

Feeding on flowering hangehange.

Photos / Sounds

What

Hinau Elaeocarpus dentatus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 01:48 PM NZDT

Description

A lot of flower buds on the tree this year.

Photos / Sounds

What

Large Black Hunting Wasp Priocnemis monachus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 01:50 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Rimu Dacrydium cupressinum

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 01:53 PM NZDT

Description

Immature fruit on recent windfall branches.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 02:11 PM NZDT

Description

Three small epiphytes growing on silver ferns near each other on the summit access road. Pest control at nearby Ark in the Park is helping the survival of this popular possum snack.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Silvereye Zosterops lateralis ssp. lateralis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 18, 2019 02:15 PM NZDT

Description

Small flock feeding on pseudopanax fruit.