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What

Mccann’s Skink (Oligosoma maccanni)

Observer

benweatherley

Date

August 2020

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What

New Zealand Green Geckos (Genus Naultinus)

Observer

indeynz

Date

January 2018

Place

Private

Description

Observed wandering across the path among scrub and Manuka. The first one I’ve ever seen in the wild up close.

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New Zealand Brown Geckos (Genus Woodworthia)

Observer

lilycastle

Date

March 2020

Description

Handled with research permit

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Pacific Gecko (Dactylocnemis pacificus)

Observer

andrewblayney

Date

February 2013

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What

Forest Gecko (Mokopirirakau granulatus)

Observer

ccrummack

Date

April 2020

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What

Mccann’s Skink (Oligosoma maccanni)

Observer

sarah1874

Date

March 2020

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What

New Zealand Grass Skink (Oligosoma polychroma)

Observer

rheanne2

Date

August 2019

Description

Update: DNA results confirm this as a Canterbury Grass Skink, Oligosoma aff. polychroma, clade 4.

Found by Okarito resident formally reported by DOC to the national herp database.

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New Zealand Grass Skink (Oligosoma polychroma)

Observer

natalie337

Date

June 2019

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What

Shore Skink (Oligosoma smithi)

Observer

elisooker

Date

June 2019

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What

Shore Skink (Oligosoma smithi)

Observer

ericcleveland

Date

March 2019

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What

New Zealand Grass Skink (Oligosoma polychroma)

Observer

jacog

Date

March 2019

Description

Middle of hillside paddock with calf high grass. Didn't want to catch him so. It greatest photos.

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New Zealand Brown Geckos (Genus Woodworthia)

Observer

cara-lisa

Description

One gecko under rock on outcrop.

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Canterbury Spotted Skink (Oligosoma lineoocellatum)

Observer

scottybmoore

Date

November 2013

Description

Approximately 150mm from nose to tail, dark green with tan stripes on back with pink belly, living in eroded volcanic rubble with tussock and shrub surrounding.

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Observer

stephen_thorpe

Date

January 26, 2015

Description

Locality: NEW ZEALAND AK, Western Springs Park

Habitat: Small swampy pond (nearly dry).

Identification: Hyphydrus elegans (Montrouzier, 1860)

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Sperm Whale (Physeter macrocephalus)

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

April 2002

Description

11.5 m long dead sperm whale on the beach
Ohaka heads, Whatipu beach, Waitakere Ranges

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Kaka (Nestor meridionalis)

Observer

albeer23

Date

June 17, 2018 11:23 AM NZST

Description

A Kaka Kura or Red Variant at Zealandia

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What

Albatrosses (Family Diomedeidae)

Observer

janegosden

Date

December 27, 2015 09:31 PM NZDT

Description

Location is approximate, we were somewhere between the Auckland Islands and Macquarie Island...I've guessed, but I think we were in Australian waters.

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Minimac Gecko (Woodworthia marlborough mini)

Observer

dirk6

Date

April 2018

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What

New Zealand Grass Skink (Oligosoma polychroma)

Observer

graham9a

Date

March 2018

Description

Hopefully this shows patterns better than previous pic

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Minimac Gecko (Woodworthia marlborough mini)

Observer

dirk6

Date

October 2017

Place

Private

Description

Gecko
Hoplodactylus species
Blue-Green eye

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What

Glossy Brown Skink (Oligosoma zelandicum)

Observer

absoluteandy

Date

May 2016

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What

Australasian Geckos (Family Diplodactylidae)

Observer

caroline9

Date

June 2016

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What

New Zealand Skinks (Genus Oligosoma)

Observer

bamberlynn

Date

July 17, 2016 01:46 PM NZST

Photos / Sounds

What

New Zealand Grass Skink (Oligosoma polychroma)

Observer

gregb

Date

March 2016

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What

New Zealand Skinks (Genus Oligosoma)

Observer

c_t_troup

Date

October 3, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Mccann’s Skink (Oligosoma maccanni)

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

April 2014