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Observer

jacobl

Date

November 28, 2020 12:10 PM NZDT

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What

Maori Masked Bee (Hylaeus relegatus)

Observer

melanie388

Date

November 11, 2020 02:38 PM +13

Description

Found nesting in flax

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What

House Spiders (Genus Badumna)

Observer

dustinlamont

Date

September 30, 2020 06:31 PM +13

Description

Two grey house spiders, one male (R) and one female (L), "sharing" a bumblebee (one of the smaller Bombus sp.)

Tricky spot to get photos with a phone camera, and forgot to check back later. Thought it interesting though!

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What

Giraffe Weevil (Lasiorhynchus barbicornis)

Date

March 7, 2020 04:05 PM NZDT

Description

Ob for what seems to be a 'sneaker' male, under the copulating pair, being this observation: https://inaturalist.nz/observations/39686352

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What

Common Wasp (Vespula vulgaris)

Observer

nzwide

Date

May 27, 2016

Description

Three hibernating queens in a split in a pine ring I was splitting.
I presume they are all the same species .The one on the right has slightly different abdominal markings

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Observer

damienbr

Date

February 9, 2020 09:53 PM HST