15
taxa
3 birds
3 fungi
5 plants
1 other animal
1 mollusk
1 ray-finned fish
1 mammal
1
1 life list first

Photos / Sounds

What

Silvereye Zosterops lateralis ssp. lateralis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

August 30, 2019 09:49 AM NZST

Description

Small flock foraging in native bush.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

August 30, 2019 10:13 AM NZST

Description

Growing on a fallen totara branch.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

August 30, 2019 10:19 AM NZST

Description

Growing on a disturbed slip site.

Photos / Sounds

What

Aloe-Mosses Family Polytrichaceae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

August 30, 2019 10:21 AM NZST

Description

I thought Dawsonia superba, but not 100% confident. Growing on a disturbed slip site in native bush in association with similar mosses:
https://inaturalist.nz/observations/31880622

Photos / Sounds

What

Aloe-Mosses Family Polytrichaceae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

August 30, 2019 10:24 AM NZST

Description

Growing on a disturbed slip site in native bush in association with similar mosses:
https://inaturalist.nz/observations/31880622

https://inaturalist.nz/observations/31880975

Photos / Sounds

What

Kiekie Freycinetia banksii

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

August 30, 2019 10:43 AM NZST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

North Island Fantail Rhipidura fuliginosa ssp. placabilis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

August 30, 2019 10:45 AM NZST

Description

Piwakawaka was tap-dancing for insects on a fallen nikau leaf.

Photos / Sounds

What

New Zealand Freshwater Mussel Echyridella menziesii

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

August 30, 2019 10:46 AM NZST

Description

Small shell beside a bush stream. Larger shell fragments nearby.

Photos / Sounds

What

Possum Trichosurus vulpecula

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

August 30, 2019 10:47 AM NZST

Description

Possum scratch/chew marks? On a puriri tree beside a bush stream.

Photos / Sounds

What

Banded Kokopu Galaxias fasciatus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

August 30, 2019 11:08 AM NZST

Description

About 10 small fish in a shallow bush stream pool.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

August 30, 2019 11:36 AM NZST

Description

Several very small koura foraging in a bush stream pool.

Photos / Sounds

What

Waxcaps Genus Hygrocybe

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

August 30, 2019 12:00 PM NZST

Description

Growing in coastal podocarp/broadleaf kanuka forest.

Photos / Sounds

What

Leafy Liverworts Class Jungermanniopsida

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

August 30, 2019 12:06 PM NZST

Description

Growing on a fallen branch in coastal podocarp/broadleaf kanuka forest.

Photos / Sounds

What

Waxgills Genus Gliophorus

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

August 30, 2019 12:15 PM NZST

Description

Growing in coastal podocarp/broadleaf, taraire, kanuka forest.

Photos / Sounds

What

Easter Orchid Earina autumnalis

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

August 30, 2019 12:17 PM NZST

Photos / Sounds

What

Kereru Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

August 30, 2019 12:23 PM NZST

Description

Kereru cooing regularly, and moving from tree to tree. Spent quite a bit of time in the middle of the astelia in the second image. Heard a second kereru nearby respond once.