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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

March 21, 2024 11:00 AM NZDT

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What

Common Bird-dropping Spider (Celaenia excavata)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

February 4, 2024 03:30 PM NZDT

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

December 28, 2023 04:00 PM NZDT

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What

Sheetweb and Dwarf Weavers (Family Linyphiidae)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

December 29, 2023 11:00 AM NZDT

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

December 29, 2023 10:30 AM NZDT

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

December 22, 2023 03:00 PM NZDT

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What

Jumping Spiders (Family Salticidae)

Observer

possumsend

Date

February 7, 2022 11:00 AM NZDT

Description

Small, fast spider in boulder field at about 100m asl.

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What

Jumping Spiders (Family Salticidae)

Observer

robingrace

Date

March 27, 2022 01:17 PM NZDT

Description

Female

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What

Jumping Spiders (Family Salticidae)

Observer

robingrace

Date

February 15, 2022 06:19 PM NZDT

Description

Female

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What

Jumping Spiders (Family Salticidae)

Observer

robingrace

Date

February 15, 2022 05:46 PM NZDT

Description

Male

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What

Jumping Spiders (Family Salticidae)

Observer

robingrace

Date

February 13, 2022 08:13 PM NZDT

Description

Female

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What

Jumping Spiders (Family Salticidae)

Date

April 4, 2022 01:00 PM NZST

Description

Found in the alpine of North Otago -1600 m

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What

Cryptic Orbweavers (Genus Cryptaranea)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

December 17, 2023 03:00 PM NZDT

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What

Bird-dropping Spiders (Genus Celaenia)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

December 18, 2023 10:00 AM NZDT

Description

Found under leaf with 2 egg sacs.

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

December 15, 2023 11:00 AM NZDT

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

December 12, 2023 11:30 AM NZDT

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

December 11, 2023 02:00 PM NZDT

Description

Un-described Trite.

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

December 11, 2023 04:00 PM NZDT

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What

Two-spined Spider (Poecilopachys australasia)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

December 9, 2023 10:00 AM NZDT

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Observer

dustinlamont

Date

November 30, 2023 12:23 AM NZDT

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

November 23, 2023 02:00 PM NZDT

Description

3 mm, its main two eyes protrude out the front.

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Observer

invertebratist

Date

September 24, 2023 11:25 PM NZDT

Description

Native Kauri-podocarp-broadleaved forest, at night.

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What

Sheetweb Spiders (Genus Cambridgea)

Observer

invertebratist

Date

September 25, 2023 12:51 AM NZDT

Description

Native Kauri-podocarp-broadleaved forest, at night.

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What

Jumping Spiders (Family Salticidae)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

November 16, 2023 09:30 AM NZDT

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

November 16, 2023 10:00 AM NZDT

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What

Hackledmesh Weavers (Family Amaurobiidae)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

November 16, 2023 11:00 AM NZDT

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What

Leafcurling Sac Spiders (Genus Clubiona)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

November 17, 2023 03:30 PM NZDT

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

November 16, 2023 03:00 PM NZDT

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What

Orbweavers (Family Araneidae)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

November 16, 2023 03:30 PM NZDT

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Observer

invertebratist

Date

July 10, 2023 01:25 AM NZST

Description

Native Podocarp-broadleaved forest. At night.

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

April 1, 2023 12:00 PM NZDT

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

July 5, 2023

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

July 2, 2023

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What

Jumping Spiders (Family Salticidae)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

July 1, 2023

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

July 4, 2023

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

January 4, 2023 04:00 PM NZDT

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What

Argentine Stem Weevil (Listronotus bonariensis)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

July 12, 2023 03:00 PM NZST

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

July 10, 2023 02:00 PM NZST

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

July 14, 2023 02:00 PM NZST

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

July 11, 2023 12:00 PM NZST

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

July 4, 2023 02:00 PM NZST

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

July 5, 2023 09:00 AM NZST

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

July 6, 2023 11:00 AM NZST

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

July 5, 2023 02:00 PM NZST

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

July 9, 2023 02:00 PM NZST

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

February 10, 2023 03:00 PM NZDT

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What

Stick Insects (Order Phasmida)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

January 21, 2023 01:00 PM NZDT

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What

Slender Burnished Brass (Thysanoplusia orichalcea)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

January 26, 2023 04:00 PM NZDT

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What

African Black Beetle (Heteronychus arator)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

January 25, 2023 05:00 PM NZDT

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What

Sombrero Spider (Stiphidion facetum)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

January 12, 2023 03:00 PM NZDT

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What

Banded Tunnelweb Spiders (Genus Hexathele)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

February 15, 2023 04:00 PM NZDT

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What

Aphid Mummy Wasps (Subfamily Aphidiinae)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

December 29, 2022 04:00 PM NZDT

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What

Hippopotamus Beetles (Genus Salpingus)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

February 9, 2023 03:00 PM NZDT

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What

Jumping Spiders (Family Salticidae)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

January 20, 2023 10:00 AM NZDT

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

January 16, 2023 04:00 PM NZDT

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What

Long-jawed Orbweavers (Family Tetragnathidae)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

February 9, 2023 03:00 PM NZDT

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What

Jumping Spiders (Family Salticidae)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

April 23, 2023 05:06 PM NZST

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What

Blue Garden Flatworm (Caenoplana coerulea)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

April 23, 2023 05:06 PM NZST

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

April 16, 2023 12:03 PM NZST

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

April 23, 2023 05:06 PM NZST

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

April 23, 2023 05:06 PM NZST

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

April 23, 2023 05:06 PM NZST

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What

Ants, Bees, Wasps, and Sawflies (Order Hymenoptera)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

April 23, 2023 05:06 PM NZST

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What

Ants, Bees, Wasps, and Sawflies (Order Hymenoptera)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

April 23, 2023 05:06 PM NZST

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What

Braconid Wasps (Family Braconidae)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

April 23, 2023 05:06 PM NZST

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What

Predatory Fungus Gnats (Family Keroplatidae)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

April 23, 2023 05:06 PM NZST

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

April 23, 2023 05:06 PM NZST

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What

Totara Leafminer Weevil (Peristoreus flavitarsis)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

January 25, 2023 03:31 PM NZDT

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

January 25, 2023 03:31 PM NZDT

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What

Atkinson's Bird-dropping Spider (Celaenia atkinsoni)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

January 25, 2023 03:31 PM NZDT

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What

Cyclops Jumping Spider (Opisthoncus polyphemus)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

January 25, 2023 03:31 PM NZDT

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

January 25, 2023 03:31 PM NZDT

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

January 25, 2023 03:31 PM NZDT

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What

Two-spined Spider (Poecilopachys australasia)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

January 25, 2023 03:31 PM NZDT

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What

Cobweb Spiders (Family Theridiidae)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

January 25, 2023 03:31 PM NZDT

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Observer

jacobmusson

Date

January 25, 2023 03:31 PM NZDT

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What

Jumping Spiders (Family Salticidae)

Observer

jacobmusson

Date

January 25, 2023 03:31 PM NZDT

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What

Green Jumping Spider (Mopsus mormon)

Observer

steve_kerr

Date

December 9, 2018 07:41 PM NZDT

Description

The male is also known as the "monkey faced jumping spider".
Here is a male found in close proximity to a female (shot 7), well hidden in her retreat (shot 8).

Thanks to Robert and Anne Whyte for spotting this and telling me all about it (and for the lovely walk around Breakfast Creek).

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What

Australian Garden Orb Weaver (Hortophora transmarina)

Observer

steve_kerr

Date

December 1, 2018 10:08 PM NZDT

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What

Bark-hugging Saint Andrew's Cross Spider (Argiope ocyaloides)

Observer

steve_kerr

Date

December 2, 2018 12:06 PM NZDT

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What

Jumping Spiders (Family Salticidae)

Observer

steve_kerr

Date

November 22, 2018 03:14 PM NZDT

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Observer

steve_kerr

Date

September 22, 2018 07:38 PM NZST

Description

size 6 mm (excluding antennae)

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Observer

robert_briggs

Date

September 6, 2018 05:14 PM NZST

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What

Cobweb Spiders (Family Theridiidae)

Observer

robert_briggs

Date

August 22, 2018 12:11 PM NZST

Description

Loads of these scattered through the manderin tree (3mm)