32
taxa
10 plants
9 birds
9 other animals
3 mollusks
1 chromist

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Square

What

Variable Oystercatcher Haematopus unicolor

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 10:52 AM NZST

Description

Pair resting on rocks at high tide.

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Square

What

Tui Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae ssp. novaeseelandiae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 11:11 AM NZST

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What

Bear's Breeches Acanthus mollis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 11:12 AM NZST

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What

Candelabra Aloe Aloe arborescens

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 11:13 AM NZST

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What

Stony Corals Order Scleractinia

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 11:22 AM NZST

Description

Observation for the creature that made the patterns in a piece of rock found on a beach. Maybe a marine worm?

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What

Red-billed Gull Chroicocephalus scopulinus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 11:25 AM NZST

Description

Two birds enjoying a roller coaster ride in choppy water. Short video in the video link field.

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What

Lacy Crust Bryozoans Genus Membranipora

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 11:29 AM NZST

Description

Seeing these crusts a lot on washed up seaweed lately.

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What

Pohutukawa Metrosideros excelsa

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 11:35 AM NZST

Description

Coastal tree overhanging the beach. Scratchy seeds dispersing, and red aerial roots.

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What

Tomato Solanum lycopersicum

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 11:45 AM NZST

Description

Wild plants growing beside the beach. Nearby houses had vege gardens.

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Square

What

Boneseed Osteospermum moniliferum

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 12:07 PM NZST

Description

Unfortunately common along the cliffs.

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Square

What

Gorse Ulex europaeus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 12:09 PM NZST

Description

Common along the cliffs.

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What

Common Pampas Grass Cortaderia selloana

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 12:11 PM NZST

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Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 12:13 PM NZST

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Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 12:16 PM NZST

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What

New Zealand Kingfisher Todiramphus sanctus ssp. vagans

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 12:26 PM NZST

Description

Bird smashed a crab against a rock, crunched on it, then swallowed it whole. Video in the video link field.

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What

New Zealand Half Crab Petrolisthes elongatus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 12:33 PM NZST

Description

Many under rocks recently exposed by an outgoing tide.

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What

New Zealand Rock Oyster Saccostrea glomerata

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 12:38 PM NZST

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Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 12:45 PM NZST

Description

Approx. 1cm. Foraging in a shallow tide pool.

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What

Neptune's Necklace Hormosira banksii

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 12:53 PM NZST

Description

Abundant on the reefs.

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What

Manawa Avicennia marina ssp. australasica

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 12:53 PM NZST

Description

Growing in a build up of mud along the reefs.

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What

Variable Oystercatcher Haematopus unicolor

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 01:03 PM NZST

Description

Pair foraging together on the reef. Mid-tide, outgoing.

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What

Black-backed Gull Larus dominicanus ssp. dominicanus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 01:05 PM NZST

Description

Juvenile annoying an adult. Second adult close by.

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What

Variable Oystercatcher Haematopus unicolor

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 01:11 PM NZST

Description

Single bird foraging alone. Mid-tide, outgoing.

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What

Little Shag Microcarbo melanoleucos ssp. brevirostris

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 01:41 PM NZST

Description

Resting on rocks, mid-tide, outgoing.

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What

Variable Oystercatcher Haematopus unicolor

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 01:48 PM NZST

Description

10 birds foraging on a reef, mid-tide, outgoing. Video in the video link field.

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What

Red-rust Bryozoan Watersipora subtorquata

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 01:52 PM NZST

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Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 02:01 PM NZST

Description

Growing in a shallow tide pool on the reef, mid-tide, outgoing.

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What

Nana Zostera muelleri ssp. novozelandica

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 02:02 PM NZST

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Square

What

New Zealand Common Cushion Star Patiriella regularis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 02:03 PM NZST

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What

Sulphur Boring Sponge Cliona celata

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 02:05 PM NZST

Description

Growing on an oyster shell.

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What

Ladder Ascidian Botrylloides leachii

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 02:06 PM NZST

Description

I think ... shallow tide pool on a reef, outgoing tide.

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Square

What

White-cheeked Rosella Platycercus eximius ssp. eximius

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 02:23 PM NZST

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What

Tui Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae ssp. novaeseelandiae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 02:23 PM NZST

Description

Tui singing in a puriri.

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What

Japanese Spindle Tree Euonymus japonicus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 02:24 PM NZST

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What

Western European Blackbird Turdus merula ssp. merula

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 02:24 PM NZST

Description

Blackbird feeding on Japanese spindle tree fruit.

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What

Silvereye Zosterops lateralis ssp. lateralis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

June 20, 2019 03:08 PM NZST