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Tailed Forest Spider (Arachnura feredayi)

Observer

rahulshenoy

Date

December 31, 2021 08:40 AM IST
Tailed Forest Spider - Photo (c) Steve Reekie, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
john_early's ID: Tailed Forest Spider (Arachnura feredayi)
Added on January 15, 2022
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Long-headed Bracken Hopper (Thanatodictya tillyardi)

Observer

oscar_dove

Date

January 13, 2022 08:51 PM NZDT
Long-headed Bracken Hopper - Photo (c) Phil Bendle, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
john_early's ID: Long-headed Bracken Hopper (Thanatodictya tillyardi)
Added on January 15, 2022
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Tawny Nesocolletes (Leioproctus fulvescens)

Observer

agoranomos

Date

January 15, 2022 11:38 AM NZDT
Tawny Nesocolletes - Photo (c) Jacob Littlejohn, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
john_early's ID: Tawny Nesocolletes (Leioproctus fulvescens)
Added on January 15, 2022
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Grey Planthopper (Anzora unicolor)

Observer

joedillon

Date

January 10, 2022 11:49 AM NZDT
Grey Planthopper - Photo (c) Lek Khauv, some rights reserved (CC BY)
john_early's ID: Grey Planthopper (Anzora unicolor)
Added on January 15, 2022
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Observer

hamishduff

Date

January 15, 2022 12:54 PM NZDT
Odontomyia - Photo (c) kenttrulsson, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
john_early's ID: Genus Odontomyia, a member of Soldier Flies (Family Stratiomyidae)
Added on January 15, 2022
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Harlequin Ladybird (Harmonia axyridis)

Observer

bihnz

Date

January 15, 2022 12:09 PM +13
Asian Lady Beetle - Photo (c) Paolo Mazzei, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
john_early's ID: Harlequin Ladybird (Harmonia axyridis)
Added on January 14, 2022
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Camel Crickets, Cave Crickets, and Cave Wetas (Family Rhaphidophoridae)

Observer

katievdv

Date

January 11, 2022 10:04 AM NZDT

Place

Nelson (Google, OSM)
Camel Crickets, Cave Crickets, and Cave Wetas - Photo (c) Jenn Forman Orth, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
john_early's ID: Camel Crickets, Cave Crickets, and Cave Wetas (Family Rhaphidophoridae)
Added on January 14, 2022
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Observer

grey

Date

January 1, 2022 09:31 AM NZDT

Description

Numerous bees visiting Manuka flowers.

Leioproctus - Photo (c) steve_kerr, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Steve Kerr
john_early's ID: Genus Leioproctus, a member of Plasterer Bees (Family Colletidae)
Added on January 14, 2022
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Bamboo Moth (Artona martini)

Observer

stellarcat

Date

January 14, 2022

Description

City campus of the University of Auckland, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010. One live moth, resting by day on plants near to a stand of bamboo.

Artona martini Efetov, 1997 [?=> Fuscartona martini (Efetov, 1997) Efetov & Tarmann, 2012]. Observed and identified by Stephen Thorpe, on Jan 14, 2022.

Bamboo Moth - Photo (c) harum.koh, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by harum.koh
john_early's ID: Bamboo Moth (Artona martini)
Added on January 14, 2022
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Observer

erinaceus

Date

January 14, 2022 10:48 AM NZDT
Sphictostethus - Photo (c) pedro vargas, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
john_early's ID: Genus Sphictostethus, a member of Tarantula-hawk Wasps and Allies (Tribe Pepsini)
Added on January 14, 2022
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Observer

linda_g

Date

January 3, 2022 03:49 PM NZDT

Description

very small bee, only about 5-7 mm

Lasioglossum - Photo (c) Alex, all rights reserved
john_early's ID: Genus Lasioglossum, a member of Sweat and Furrow Bees (Subfamily Halictinae)
Added on January 14, 2022
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Australian Winged Wētā (Genus Pterapotrechus)

Observer

linda_g

Date

January 12, 2022 09:49 PM NZDT
Australian Winged Wētā - Photo (c) dvanwinkel, all rights reserved, uploaded by Dylan van Winkel
john_early's ID: Australian Winged Wētā (Genus Pterapotrechus)
Added on January 14, 2022
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New Zealand Mason Wasp (Pison spinolae)

Observer

grey

Date

January 11, 2022 09:35 PM NZDT

Description

In house porch.

New Zealand Mason Wasp - Photo (c) Jon Sullivan, some rights reserved (CC BY)
john_early's ID: New Zealand Mason Wasp (Pison spinolae)
Added on January 14, 2022
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Observer

heidi_q

Date

January 14, 2021 12:35 PM NZDT

Description

on muehlenbeckia ephedroides grown and planted by @geoffhenderson

Lasioglossum - Photo (c) Alex, all rights reserved
john_early's ID: Genus Lasioglossum, a member of Sweat and Furrow Bees (Subfamily Halictinae)
Added on January 14, 2022
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Observer

renalanford03

Date

January 14, 2022 08:40 PM +13
Netelia ephippiata - Photo (c) Jon Sullivan, some rights reserved (CC BY)
john_early's ID: Netelia ephippiata, a member of Ichneumonid Wasps (Family Ichneumonidae)
Added on January 14, 2022
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Two-spined Spider (Poecilopachys australasia)

Observer

grey

Date

January 14, 2022 03:51 PM NZDT

Description

On a Ngaio (Myoporum laetum) tree.

Two-spined Spider - Photo (c) James Niland, some rights reserved (CC BY)
john_early's ID: Two-spined Spider (Poecilopachys australasia)
Added on January 14, 2022
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New Zealand Mason Wasp (Pison spinolae)

Observer

dave_young

Date

January 15, 2022 09:26 AM NZDT
New Zealand Mason Wasp - Photo (c) Jon Sullivan, some rights reserved (CC BY)
john_early's ID: New Zealand Mason Wasp (Pison spinolae)
Added on January 14, 2022
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Observer

justin_maxwell

Date

January 12, 2022 04:25 PM NZDT
Pison - Photo (c) steve_kerr, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Steve Kerr
john_early's ID: Genus Pison, a member of Square-headed Wasps (Subfamily Crabroninae)
Added on January 13, 2022
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Observer

arnim

Date

January 9, 2022 06:22 AM NZDT

Description

stiletto fly?

Megathereva - Photo (c) Joanna Tao, all rights reserved
john_early's ID: Genus Megathereva, a member of Stiletto Flies (Family Therevidae)
Added on January 13, 2022
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Auckland Tree Weta (Hemideina thoracica)

Observer

chocolatepug

Date

January 12, 2022 10:18 PM NZDT
Auckland Tree Weta - Photo (c) Chris Moody, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
john_early's ID: Auckland Tree Weta (Hemideina thoracica)
Added on January 13, 2022
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Observer

ajpemberton

Date

January 12, 2022 03:42 PM UTC

Description

About 10 of these crawling over one of my tarps. Most around the red brick, seemingly trying to burrow under (photo 4, 3rd bee just visible). Looked to be 2 different body types (photos 2 and 3)... male and female I'd guess.

Leioproctus - Photo (c) steve_kerr, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Steve Kerr
john_early's ID: Genus Leioproctus, a member of Plasterer Bees (Family Colletidae)
Added on January 13, 2022
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Ichneumonid Wasps (Family Ichneumonidae)

Observer

slartybart

Date

January 12, 2022 05:14 PM +13
Ichneumonid Wasps - Photo (c) Tereshkin, some rights reserved (CC BY)
john_early's ID: Ichneumonid Wasps (Family Ichneumonidae)
Added on January 13, 2022
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Observer

shelley007

Date

January 13, 2022 11:48 AM +13

Place

Raglan (Google, OSM)
Lasioglossum - Photo (c) Alex, all rights reserved
john_early's ID: Genus Lasioglossum, a member of Sweat and Furrow Bees (Subfamily Halictinae)
Added on January 13, 2022
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Ichneumonid Wasps (Family Ichneumonidae)

Observer

justin_maxwell

Date

January 13, 2022 01:20 PM NZDT

Description

Black Slip Wasp was the most similar of the suggestions, but none of the suggested matches have been seen nearby.

Ichneumonid Wasps - Photo (c) Tereshkin, some rights reserved (CC BY)
john_early's ID: Ichneumonid Wasps (Family Ichneumonidae)
Added on January 13, 2022
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Western Honey Bee (Apis mellifera)

Observer

k46788

Date

November 25, 2021 12:50 PM NZDT
Western Honey Bee - Photo (c) Oregon Department of Agriculture, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
john_early's ID: Western Honey Bee (Apis mellifera)
Added on January 13, 2022
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Ichneumonid Wasps (Family Ichneumonidae)

Observer

madelinepye

Date

January 2022
Ichneumonid Wasps - Photo (c) Tereshkin, some rights reserved (CC BY)
john_early's ID: Ichneumonid Wasps (Family Ichneumonidae)
Added on January 13, 2022
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Observer

nbir012

Date

January 13, 2022 12:05 PM NZDT
Pericoptus - Photo (c) grahame, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), uploaded by Grahame
john_early's ID: Genus Pericoptus, a member of Rhinoceros Beetles (Subfamily Dynastinae)
Added on January 13, 2022
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New Zealand Mason Wasp (Pison spinolae)

Observer

nbir012

Date

January 13, 2022 02:03 PM NZDT
New Zealand Mason Wasp - Photo (c) Jon Sullivan, some rights reserved (CC BY)
john_early's ID: New Zealand Mason Wasp (Pison spinolae)
Added on January 13, 2022
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Ichneumonid Wasps (Family Ichneumonidae)

Observer

quietrectangle

Date

January 2022
Ichneumonid Wasps - Photo (c) Tereshkin, some rights reserved (CC BY)
john_early's ID: Ichneumonid Wasps (Family Ichneumonidae)
Added on January 13, 2022
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Observer

coe28

Date

January 2, 2022 03:31 PM NZDT

Description

Found trapped in Tent

Leioproctus - Photo (c) steve_kerr, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Steve Kerr
john_early's ID: Genus Leioproctus, a member of Plasterer Bees (Family Colletidae)
Added on January 13, 2022
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