7
taxa
1 mollusk
1 fungus
3 birds
2 plants

Photos / Sounds

What

Hedgehog Slug Arion intermedius

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 8, 2019 08:23 AM NZDT

Description

Tiny slug feeding on a kowhai flower on the grass.

Tags

J&K

Photos / Sounds

What

Western European Blackbird Turdus merula ssp. merula

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 8, 2019 08:26 AM NZDT

Description

Banding practice bird for a conservation biologist. Female a regular visitor to a residential garden. She was incubating eggs on a nest nearby.

Nest obs: https://inaturalist.nz/observations/34099821

Tags

J&K

Photos / Sounds

What

Western European Blackbird Turdus merula ssp. merula

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 8, 2019 08:30 AM NZDT

Description

Banded female on a nest on a residential pergola. Could only get a photo of her tail on the nest, but watched the bird in the 4th image hop on the nest.

Bird obs: https://inaturalist.nz/observations/34099693

Tags

J&K

Photos / Sounds

What

Grey Duck × Mallard Hybrid Anas superciliosa × platyrhynchos

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 8, 2019 09:08 AM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Leather-leaf Fern Pyrrosia eleagnifolia

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 8, 2019 02:12 PM NZDT

Description

On a fallen branch.

Tags

J&K

Photos / Sounds

What

Nikau Palm Rhopalostylis sapida

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 8, 2019 02:27 PM NZDT

Tags

J&K

Photos / Sounds

What

Western European Blackbird Turdus merula ssp. merula

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 8, 2019 02:28 PM NZDT

Description

Newly hatched chick found dead on cobblestones in an open area near a house. No trees directly above, but there was an active blackbird nest about 6m away.

https://inaturalist.nz/observations/34099821

Also found an egg shell about 3m from the chick, also in an open area: https://inaturalist.nz/observations/34100231

Tags

J&K

Photos / Sounds

What

Treepelt Lichen Leioderma sorediatum

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 8, 2019 02:39 PM NZDT

Description

Several growing on a lemon tree trunk.

Tags

J&K

Photos / Sounds

What

Western European Blackbird Turdus merula ssp. merula

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 8, 2019 02:43 PM NZDT

Description

Egg shell found on the grass. An active blackbird nest was nearby, 6m, on a pergola.
https://inaturalist.nz/observations/34099821

A dead chick was found about 3m from the egg shell:
https://inaturalist.nz/observations/34100380

Tags

J&K

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Coastal California Quail Callipepla californica ssp. brunnescens

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 8, 2019 02:53 PM NZDT

Description

Pair running along a residential lawn.

Tags

J&K