7
taxa
2 birds
5 insects

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 12, 2019 04:17 PM NZDT

Description

Stick insect feeding on juvenile totara leaves.

Photos / Sounds

What

Smooth Stick Insect Clitarchus hookeri

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 12, 2019 04:23 PM NZDT

Description

Brown stick insect hanging out with a same size green SI on a juvenile totara.

Photos / Sounds

What

Smooth Stick Insect Clitarchus hookeri

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 12, 2019 04:26 PM NZDT

Description

Feeding on totara leaves.

Photos / Sounds

What

Smooth Stick Insect Clitarchus hookeri

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 12, 2019 04:28 PM NZDT

Description

Hanging out with a brown stick insect on a totara sapling.

Photos / Sounds

What

Smooth Stick Insect Clitarchus hookeri

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 12, 2019 04:42 PM NZDT

Description

Small. Resting on a fence post in regenerating native bush.

Photos / Sounds

What

Smooth Stick Insect Clitarchus hookeri

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 12, 2019 04:44 PM NZDT

Description

Three stick insects hanging, literally, on a fence in regenerating native bush.

Photos / Sounds

What

Smooth Stick Insect Clitarchus hookeri

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 12, 2019 04:47 PM NZDT

Description

Clinging to small shrubs close to the ground in regenerating native bush.

Photos / Sounds

What

Smooth Stick Insect Clitarchus hookeri

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 12, 2019 04:56 PM NZDT

Description

Stick insect was repeatedly attacked by a wasp, but managed to scramble up the kanuka to safety.

Wasp obs: https://inaturalist.nz/observations/20378752

Tags

Photos / Sounds

What

German Yellowjacket Vespula germanica

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 12, 2019 04:56 PM NZDT

Description

Attacking a stick insect.

Stick insect obs:
https://inaturalist.nz/observations/20378740

Photos / Sounds

What

Long-tailed Blue Lampides boeticus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 12, 2019 05:08 PM NZDT

Description

Tails were waggling as the butterfly fed on the flower.

Photos / Sounds

What

Prickly Stick Insect Acanthoxyla prasina

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 12, 2019 05:35 PM NZDT

Description

Feeding on kahikatea foliage.

Photos / Sounds

What

Welcome Swallow Hirundo neoxena ssp. neoxena

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 12, 2019 05:58 PM NZDT

Description

Two flying and returning to a gate to rest. Pasture and regenerating native bush.

Photos / Sounds

What

Tui Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae ssp. novaeseelandiae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 12, 2019 07:44 PM NZDT

Description

Juvenile & adults visiting apple cores & sugar water on a residential deck in native bush.