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What

European Rabbit Oryctolagus cuniculus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 08:48 AM NZDT

Description

Very young bunny snoozing in the morning sun in residential garden.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 11:52 AM NZDT

Description

Plants fruiting abundantly.

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Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 11:54 AM NZDT

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What

Umbrella Fern Sticherus cunninghamii

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 11:57 AM NZDT

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Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 12:01 PM NZDT

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What

Hall's Totara Podocarpus laetus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 12:03 PM NZDT

Description

Sapling.

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Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 12:09 PM NZDT

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What

North Island Fantail Rhipidura fuliginosa ssp. placabilis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 12:10 PM NZDT

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Square

What

Miro Prumnopitys ferruginea

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 12:15 PM NZDT

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What

North Island Robin Petroica australis ssp. longipes

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 12:21 PM NZDT

Description

Super friendly male. Loud song before he arrived at the track. Alert bar flashing.

Photos / Sounds

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What

North Island Robin Petroica australis ssp. longipes

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 12:30 PM NZDT

Description

Quiet, curious bird. Maybe a female, or juvenile? Second bird could be heard singing nearby.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 12:31 PM NZDT

Description

Resting on a rimu trunk in native bush, near a stream.

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Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 12:39 PM NZDT

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What

Swamp Astelia Astelia grandis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 12:41 PM NZDT

Description

Common in a swampy, boggy area in native bush. 'strong white vein on either side of the midrib'. Couldn't find any plants with flowers or fruit.

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What

Kakaho Austroderia fulvida

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 12:46 PM NZDT

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What

Lancewood Pseudopanax crassifolius

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 12:52 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 12:54 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 12:54 PM NZDT

Description

Foraging on the ground, open area in native bush. Insect eventually disappeared into a hole in the ground.

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What

Winika Dendrobium cunninghamii

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 01:18 PM NZDT

Description

One fruit forming and an old flower.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 01:40 PM NZDT

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What

New Zealand Kingfisher Todiramphus sanctus ssp. vagans

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 01:53 PM NZDT

Description

Family unit of at least three birds foraging at an open slip site above a bush river.

Photos / Sounds

What

Yellow Admiral Vanessa itea

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 02:05 PM NZDT

Description

Butterfly foraging at an open slip site above a bush river. Only managed to get one photo when it rested briefly, but saw the yellow markings when it opened its wings.

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What

Common Tiger Beetle Neocicindela tuberculata

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 02:23 PM NZDT

Description

Many foraging on the ground at an open slip site in native bush above a river.

Photos / Sounds

What

Tāwari Ixerba brexioides

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 02:27 PM NZDT

Description

Tawari common at the location. Plant was flowering and fruiting.

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What

Rimu Dacrydium cupressinum

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 02:30 PM NZDT

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Square

What

Silvereye Zosterops lateralis ssp. lateralis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 02:35 PM NZDT

Description

Like a forest version of an ocean boil-up, suddenly a flock of 20+ tauhou, a toutouwai, a couple of piwakawaka and riroriro appeared and foraged noisily for at least 10 mins at the location in native bush. Maybe a swarm of tiny insects had preceded them.

Photos / Sounds

What

North Island Robin Petroica australis ssp. longipes

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 02:38 PM NZDT

Description

Foraging with a large flock of tauhou in native bush.

Photos / Sounds

What

North Island Fantail Rhipidura fuliginosa ssp. placabilis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 02:38 PM NZDT

Description

Foraging with a large flock of tauhou.

Photos / Sounds

What

Whekī-Ponga Dicksonia fibrosa

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 02:48 PM NZDT

Description

I think ...

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What

Bristle Fern Trichomanes elongatum

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 02:57 PM NZDT

Description

Many growing on the mossy, shaded sides of cuttings made for the old tramline route.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 03:16 PM NZDT

Description

Many trapped alive in a patch of sundews, (Drosera binata) near a boggy/wetland area in native bush.

Drosera binata obs:
https://inaturalist.nz/observations/20837621

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What

Fork-leaved Sundew Drosera binata

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 03:16 PM NZDT

Description

Small patch growing on a corner of the track near a large bog/swamp area in native bush.

Aurotipula crane fly obs:
https://inaturalist.nz/observations/20837484

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What

North Island Tomtit Petroica macrocephala ssp. toitoi

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 03:45 PM NZDT

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What

Kanono Coprosma grandifolia

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 03:49 PM NZDT

Description

Plant fruiting well.

Photos / Sounds

What

Brown Quail Synoicus ypsilophorus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 26, 2019 04:03 PM NZDT

Description

Dead chick found in a parking area for native bush tracks.