25
taxa
2 birds
2 insects
1 reptile
12 fungi
6 plants
1 mollusk
1 arachnid

Photos / Sounds

What

Plague Skink Lampropholis delicata

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 10:40 AM NZST

Description

Several plague skinks running around in the sun outside the entrance to Arataki Visitor Centre. Short video in the video link field.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 10:46 AM NZST

Description

Slimy caps. Broadleaf/podocarp, kanuka bush.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 10:47 AM NZST

Photos / Sounds

What

Kiekie Freycinetia banksii

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 10:55 AM NZST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 10:58 AM NZST

Description

Growing on shaded banks in podocarp/broadleaf, kanuka bush.

Photos / Sounds

What

Crimson Rata Metrosideros carminea

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 11:06 AM NZST

Description

The once magnificent crimson rata found on a broken tree fern trunk in October 2017 looked almost dead, but it was good to find signs of life in the dead wood. Original obs:
https://inaturalist.nz/observations/8356369

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 11:16 AM NZST

Description

Or slime mould? Growing on a dead tree trunk. Broadleaf/podocarp kanuka bush.

Photos / Sounds

What

Treepelt Lichen Leioderma sorediatum

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 11:21 AM NZST

Description

Growing on a kanuka. Very strong, foul smell.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 11:34 AM NZST

Description

Slimy caps. Broadleaf/podocarp, kanuka bush.

Photos / Sounds

What

Webcaps Genus Cortinarius

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 11:41 AM NZST

Description

Growing below mature kanuka.

Photos / Sounds

What

Fluffy Dust Lichen Lepraria finkii

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 11:53 AM NZST

Description

Growing on a tree fern trunk.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 11:53 AM NZST

Description

Fluffy Dust Lichen Lepraria finkii observation:
https://inaturalist.nz/observations/28713405

Photos / Sounds

What

Earthballs Genus Scleroderma

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 11:56 AM NZST

Description

Growing below a mature kanuka.

Photos / Sounds

What

Mist Flower Gall Fly Procecidochares alani

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 11:58 AM NZST

Photos / Sounds

What

Mist Flower Ageratina riparia

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 11:58 AM NZST

Description

Flowering mist flower with galls.

Photos / Sounds

What

Nz Common Broom Carmichaelia australis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 12:02 PM NZST

Photos / Sounds

What

Kereru Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 12:06 PM NZST

Description

Kereru flew into a kanuka after a shower and started preening. Short video in the video link field.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 12:12 PM NZST

Description

Growing below mature kanuka.

Photos / Sounds

What

Cryptic Orbweavers Genus Cryptaranea

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 12:17 PM NZST

Description

Lethargic spider hiding in lichen on a tree fern trunk.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 12:26 PM NZST

Description

Growing on a bank in podocarp/broadleaf kanuka bush.

Photos / Sounds

What

Fluted Bird's Nest Fungus Cyathus striatus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 12:28 PM NZST

Description

Growing in leaf litter, podocarp/broadleaf kanuka bush.

Photos / Sounds

What

Ochre Jelly Club Leotia lubrica

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 12:32 PM NZST

Description

Growing on a bank in podocarp/broadleaf kanuka bush.

Photos / Sounds

What

Kauri Snail Paryphanta busbyi

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 12:36 PM NZST

Description

Shell found in a drainage ditch.

Photos / Sounds

What

Lancewood Pseudopanax crassifolius

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 01:24 PM NZST

Description

Juvenile growing in the shade of several mature kanuka.

Photos / Sounds

What

Kereru Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 01:31 PM NZST

Description

Preening at the top of a kahikatea.

Photos / Sounds

What

Kiekie Freycinetia banksii

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 01:34 PM NZST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

New Zealand Glow Worm Arachnocampa luminosa

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 01:42 PM NZST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Tui Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae ssp. novaeseelandiae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 01:49 PM NZST

Description

Tui singing. Short video in the video link field.

Photos / Sounds

What

Tui Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae ssp. novaeseelandiae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 11, 2019 02:19 PM NZST

Description

Tui singing at the top of a kauri.