31
taxa
5 birds
18 plants
2 fungi
1 arachnid
1 mammal
4 insects
1
1 life list first

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What

Shining Cuckoo Chrysococcyx lucidus ssp. lucidus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 08:23 AM NZST

Description

Cuckoo in the garden again, calling and preening. I think two were present before flying away.

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What

Typical Cicadas Family Cicadidae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 11:04 AM NZST

Description

Cicada still singing in May.

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Square

What

Rangiora Brachyglottis repanda

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 12:02 PM NZST

Description

Seedling.

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Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 12:04 PM NZST

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What

Kereru Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 12:08 PM NZST

Description

One bird flew in to join a second bird resting in kanuka.

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What

Graceful Parasol Macrolepiota clelandii

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 12:11 PM NZST

Description

Growing in regenerating bush, kanuka dominant.

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What

Kauri Agathis australis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 12:13 PM NZST

Description

Future generation of kauri. Many seedlings along the track. Regenerating bush, kanuka dominant, tanekaha, kauri, rewarewa, rimu.

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What

Silvereye Zosterops lateralis ssp. lateralis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 12:24 PM NZST

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What

Rawirinui Kunzea robusta

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 12:39 PM NZST

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Square

What

Rimu Dacrydium cupressinum

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 12:47 PM NZST

Description

Seedling.

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What

Common Wasp Vespula vulgaris

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 12:51 PM NZST

Description

Very active nest in the ground. Small entrance visible centre of 5th image. Short video in the video link field. Found wasps attacking dead and alive stick insects further along the track.

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What

Stick Insects Order Phasmida

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 01:03 PM NZST

Description

Wasps feeding on a dead stick insect. Active wasp nest nearby: https://inaturalist.nz/observations/24427618

Interesting, the stick insect body was brown on the outside, and green on the inside.

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What

Common Wasp Vespula vulgaris

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 01:03 PM NZST

Description

Wasps feeding on a dead stick insect. Active wasp nest close by: https://inaturalist.nz/observations/24427618

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Square

What

North Island Fantail Rhipidura fuliginosa ssp. placabilis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 01:06 PM NZST

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What

Rewarewa Knightia excelsa

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 01:13 PM NZST

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What

Smooth Stick Insect Clitarchus hookeri

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 01:21 PM NZST

Description

Rescued a live stick insect being attacked by Vespula wasps on leaf litter in native bush.

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What

Parataniwha Elatostema rugosum

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 01:39 PM NZST

Description

Growing below, and behind a waterfall.

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What

Taurepo Rhabdothamnus solandri

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 01:39 PM NZST

Description

Growing below a bush waterfall.

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What

Kotukutuku Fuchsia excorticata

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 01:43 PM NZST

Description

Growing beside a bush stream.

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What

Karamu Coprosma robusta

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 01:55 PM NZST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 02:09 PM NZST

Description

Small. Running around on rocks beside a bush stream.

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What

North Island Lacebark Hoheria populnea

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 02:10 PM NZST

Description

Large tree growing above a bush stream.

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What

Harakeke Phormium tenax

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 02:27 PM NZST

Description

Growing beside a bush stream.

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What

Ramarama Lophomyrtus bullata

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 02:31 PM NZST

Description

Seedling beside a bush stream.

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What

Putaputaweta Carpodetus serratus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 02:35 PM NZST

Description

Trunk was covered with puriri moth burrows.

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What

Graceful Parasol Macrolepiota clelandii

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 03:18 PM NZST

Description

Growing below kanuka.

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What

Nz Common Broom Carmichaelia australis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 03:43 PM NZST

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What

Purple-veiled Slippery Jack Suillus luteus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 03:46 PM NZST

Description

Growing through metal surrounding a kauri dieback footwear cleaning station. Edge of regenerating native bush (kanuka, podocarp, broadleaf), exotic pines and farmland.

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What

Akepiro Olearia furfuracea

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 03:50 PM NZST

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What

Shining Karamu Coprosma lucida

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 03:50 PM NZST

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What

Paradise Shelduck Tadorna variegata

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 03:52 PM NZST

Description

Pair heading for a farm pond.

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What

Agapanthus Genus Agapanthus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 03:54 PM NZST

Description

Growing on the edge of native bush.

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What

Domestic Cat Felis catus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 3, 2019 03:58 PM NZST

Description

Young cat walking along a road by native bush and farmland.