24
taxa
2 mollusks
5 birds
7 insects
7 plants
3 arachnids

Photos / Sounds

What

South African Mantis Miomantis caffra

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 09:22 AM NZDT

Description

Egg case laid on a tree fern trunk.

Tags

J&K

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What

Song Thrush Turdus philomelos ssp. clarkei

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 09:26 AM NZDT

Tags

J&K

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What

Prickly Sowthistle Sonchus asper

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 09:29 AM NZDT

Tags

J&K

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What

Bush Lawyer Rubus cissoides

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 11:01 AM NZDT

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What

Putaputaweta Carpodetus serratus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 11:08 AM NZDT

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What

North Island Kaka Nestor meridionalis ssp. septentrionalis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 11:23 AM NZDT

Description

Not easy to see from the cropped images, but two kaka were kraaking and whistling in native bush, then flew up and over the area.

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What

Rewarewa Knightia excelsa

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 11:30 AM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 11:37 AM NZDT

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North Island Tomtit Petroica macrocephala ssp. toitoi

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 11:50 AM NZDT

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What

Shining Cuckoo Chrysococcyx lucidus ssp. lucidus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 01:59 PM NZDT

Description

Singing loudly and following a second shining cuckoo.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 01:59 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 02:00 PM NZDT

Description

Pair flew in and rested on roadside vegetation.

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What

Scarlet Pimpernel Lysimachia arvensis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 02:07 PM NZDT

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Spur-winged Plover Vanellus miles ssp. novaehollandiae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 02:15 PM NZDT

Description

Family of five outing to a 'secret garden in swanson'. New housing development with a large grassy reserve nearby.

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What

Knobbled Orbweaver Eriophora pustulosa

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 08:33 PM NZDT

Description

Waiting on a web in native bush.

Tags

J&K

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What

Sheetweb Spiders Genus Cambridgea

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 08:35 PM NZDT

Description

Resting on a web in native bush.

Tags

J&K

Photos / Sounds

What

Tunnelweb Spiders Genus Porrhothele

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 08:38 PM NZDT

Description

Waiting at the entrance to a burrow in native bush.

Tags

J&K

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What

Owlet Moths and Allies Superfamily Noctuoidea

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 08:51 PM NZDT

Description

Large caterpillar feeding on coprosma leaves on the edge of native bush.

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J&K

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Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 08:54 PM NZDT

Description

Foraging on a bird of paradise leaf.

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J&K

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 09:01 PM NZDT

Description

Feeding on bird of paradise flowers.

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J&K

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What

Leopard Slug Limax maximus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 09:03 PM NZDT

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J&K

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Sheetweb Spiders Genus Cambridgea

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 09:05 PM NZDT

Description

Many resting on webs on bromeliads in a residential garden near native bush.

Tags

J&K

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What

Dusky Scuttler Opogona omoscopa

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 09:35 PM NZDT

Description

Observation for the moth resting with a leaf-veined slug (Athoracophorus bitentaculatus) on a plastic bird bath in a residential garden near native bush.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 09:35 PM NZDT

Description

Foraging on algae on a plastic bird bath in a residential garden near native bush.

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J&K

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What

Large Black Kekerengu Maoriblatta novaeseelandiae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 09:37 PM NZDT

Description

At least 10 running around on a deck in a residential garden near native bush.

Tags

J&K

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What

Australasian Green Shield Bug Glaucias amyoti

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

October 9, 2019 09:39 PM NZDT

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J&K