25
taxa
12 plants
12 birds
1 other animal
3
3 life list firsts

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What

Pukeko Porphyrio melanotus ssp. melanotus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 09:55 AM NZST

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What

Manawa Avicennia marina ssp. australasica

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 10:10 AM NZST

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What

Little Shag Microcarbo melanoleucos ssp. brevirostris

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 10:26 AM NZST

Description

Fishing on the sandspit. Low tide.

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What

Pied Stilt Himantopus leucocephalus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 10:31 AM NZST

Description

Fishing on the sandspit. Low tide.

Photos / Sounds

What

Lesser Knot Calidris canutus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 10:33 AM NZST

Description

Bird had only one leg. Foraging on the sandspit at low tide. Video showing the bird hopping and foraging in the video link field.

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What

Banded Dotterel Charadrius bicinctus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 10:43 AM NZST

Description

Small flock foraging on the sandspit, low tide.

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Square

What

South Island Pied Oystercatcher Haematopus finschi

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 10:50 AM NZST

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What

Nana Zostera muelleri ssp. novozelandica

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 10:52 AM NZST

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What

Hairy-handed Crab Hemigrapsus crenulatus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 10:54 AM NZST

Description

Sunbathing on eelgrass on the sandspit, low tide.

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What

White-faced Heron Egretta novaehollandiae ssp. novaehollandiae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 11:05 AM NZST

Description

One bird fishing with a pied stilt pair on the sandspit, low tide. Short video in the video link field.

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What

Bunch-flowered Daffodil Narcissus tazetta

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 11:14 AM NZST

Description

Growing wild in sandy grass beside the beach.

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What

Bermuda Buttercup Oxalis pes-caprae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 11:15 AM NZST

Description

Growing wild in sandy grass beside the beach.

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What

Rata and Allies Genus Metrosideros

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 11:19 AM NZST

Description

Growing beside the beach. Looked like Metrosideros collina Tahiti. Not sure if the plant is wild or planted as there has been planting at the area over the years.

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What

Hare's Tail Grass Lagurus ovatus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 11:30 AM NZST

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What

Ice Plant Carpobrotus edulis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 11:35 AM NZST

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What

Buck's Horn Plantain Plantago coronopus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 11:40 AM NZST

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What

Duckweeds Subfamily Lemnoideae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 12:07 PM NZST

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What

Red Azolla Azolla rubra

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 12:09 PM NZST

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What

Kiekie Freycinetia banksii

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 12:32 PM NZST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 12:51 PM NZST

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What

New Zealand Kingfisher Todiramphus sanctus ssp. vagans

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 12:59 PM NZST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Spotless Crake Zapornia tabuensis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 01:00 PM NZST

Description

Thought I head a puweto calling several times close to the wetland track.

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What

Black-backed Gull Larus dominicanus ssp. dominicanus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 01:20 PM NZST

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What

Little Shag Microcarbo melanoleucos ssp. brevirostris

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 01:23 PM NZST

Description

Three birds resting and preening on trees in the reserve pond.

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What

Grey Duck × Mallard Hybrid Anas superciliosa × platyrhynchos

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 01:30 PM NZST

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What

Red-billed Gull Chroicocephalus scopulinus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 13, 2019 01:33 PM NZST

Description

Mid-tide, incoming.