17
taxa
1 insect
1 arachnid
5 other animals
1 mollusk
2 mammals
2 plants
2 birds
2 ray-finned fishes
1 chromist
1
1 life list first

Photos / Sounds

What

New Zealand Longfin Eel Anguilla dieffenbachii

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 28, 2019 10:05 AM NZST

Description

Three eels hanging out together in a bush stream (only 2 pictured). The large female eel is a well-known and loved character at the location and has been named Eliza. She's massive, about 1.5m long. Image 7 shows a comparison of the eel sizes.

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What

Rosy Sandcrocus Romulea rosea

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 28, 2019 12:39 PM NZST

Description

Growing in grassy sand dunes.

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What

Little Penguin Eudyptula minor

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 28, 2019 12:50 PM NZST

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What

Common Hedgehog Erinaceus europaeus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 28, 2019 12:51 PM NZST

Description

Many prints in sand around the perimeter of Paratutae Island. Found near penguin prints: https://inaturalist.nz/observations/29770710

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What

Kokihi Tetragonia implexicoma

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 28, 2019 12:52 PM NZST

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What

Wild European Rabbit Oryctolagus cuniculus ssp. cuniculus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 28, 2019 12:54 PM NZST

Description

Maybe? Found near penguin prints. https://inaturalist.nz/observations/29770710

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What

Black Swan Cygnus atratus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 28, 2019 01:03 PM NZST

Description

Washed up on the beach near the harbour entrance.

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What

Column Barnacles Chamaesipho columna

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 28, 2019 01:05 PM NZST

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What

Reef Sea Star Stichaster australis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 28, 2019 01:09 PM NZST

Description

Three small reef sea stars on the rocks, low tide.

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What

Hairy Chiton Acanthochitona zelandica

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 28, 2019 01:09 PM NZST

Description

Found beside a reef sea star, low tide.

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Square

What

Giant Shore Anemone Oulactis magna

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 28, 2019 01:09 PM NZST

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What

Common Flapjack Carpophyllum maschalocarpum

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 28, 2019 01:11 PM NZST

Description

Exposed on the rocks during low tide.

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What

Sulphur Boring Sponge Cliona celata

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 28, 2019 01:14 PM NZST

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Square

What

New Zealand Hermit Crab Pagurus novizealandiae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 28, 2019 01:16 PM NZST

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What

Twister Bellapiscis medius

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 28, 2019 01:22 PM NZST

Description

Large. In a small rock pool crevice, low tide.

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What

Giant Shore Anemone Oulactis magna

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 28, 2019 01:24 PM NZST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 28, 2019 01:27 PM NZST

Description

Many on algae covered rocks above the beach.

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What

Asian Paper Wasp Polistes chinensis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

July 28, 2019 01:54 PM NZST

Description

One foraging on the dunes track.