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marleyii

Date

March 8, 2020 03:45 PM NZDT

Description

Corticolous on fallen tree privet. ID by @marshy

Pyrenula nitidula - Photo (c) monicahiggins, all rights reserved, uploaded by monicahiggins
marshy's ID: Pyrenula nitidula, a member of Higher Ascomycetes (Subphylum Pezizomycotina)
Added on February 01, 2022
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marleyii

Date

March 8, 2020 03:45 PM NZDT

Description

Corticolous on fallen tree privet. ID by @marshy

Pyrenula nitida - Photo (c) Jason Grant, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Jason Grant
marshy's ID: Pyrenula nitida, a member of Higher Ascomycetes (Subphylum Pezizomycotina)
Added on February 01, 2022
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pjd1

Date

January 12, 2022 09:27 AM NZDT

Description

Common on ramarama (Lophopmyrtus bullata).

As determined from specimen. Thallus papillate; apothecia with 4-10(-12) ostioles per verruca; asci 2-spored, ascospores broadly ellipsoid 220(-260) × 46(-18) μm, walls thick (c.16 μm) with zonation of inner wall conspicuous.

Pertusaria sorodes - Photo (c) Mikey Watson, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Mikey Watson
marshy's ID: Pertusaria sorodes, a member of Pore Lichens (Genus Pertusaria)
Added on January 18, 2022
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pjd1

Date

March 14, 2020

Description

Corticolous (and muscicolous) on ramarama (Lophomyrtus bullata). Thallus diffuse, granular-edffuse, powdery, greyish, olivaceous, in places pale rusty brown, ochraceous; apothecia sessile, solitary or paired, confluent, 0.5-1.4 mm diameter, disc pale brown to dark brown, often centrally blemished dark chestnut brown, immarginate; hypothecium pale yellow-brown, c.340 μm thick; asci 4-8 spored, ascospores 20-septate, 155 × 2.5 μm, filiform, sinous. UV+ pale rust-red.

Voucher: P.J. de Lange UNITEC 13058

Determination by D.J. Blanchon, confirmed by A.J. Marshall and P.J. de Lange

Close match for type - see: https://artsandculture.google.com/asset/bapalmuia-buchanani-stirt-kalb-l-%C3%A5%C2%A4cking/QAEiNcTva34ybQ?fbclid=IwAR0LMKQVyoGFg2g6lekKCcR7iidmveMSJRi8Se6QWpgVA64TCXOZxz3B-28

Bapalmuia buchananii - Photo (c) Ken Harris EntSocVic, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Ken Harris EntSocVic
marshy's ID: Bapalmuia buchananii, a member of Common Lichens (Class Lecanoromycetes)
Added on January 18, 2022
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pjd1

Date

December 1, 2021 01:54 PM NZDT

Description

Common on pine cones and bark of Pinus radiata and also in Ligustrum lucidum branches. Thallus olivaceous - greyish-green when fresh, areolate, minutely rugulose, margin with obvious black prothallus; apothecia sessile, brown-black, epithecium granular, blue-black, with obvious yellow-brown hypothecium; ascospores 10-18-septate, spirally curved, 65-89 x 2-4 microns.

Determination: A.J. Marshall 22 November 2021.

Voucher: P.J. de Lange 15150 & A.J. Marshall, UNITEC 13004

Bacidia wellingtonii - Photo no rights reserved, uploaded by Peter de Lange
marshy's ID: Bacidia wellingtonii, a member of Dot Lichens (Genus Bacidia)
Added on December 01, 2021
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marleyii

Date

March 22, 2021 04:31 PM NZDT

Description

Locally common tiny lichen on mahoe, 7- 11 septate ascospores, 52.5 microns long.

Bacidia laurocerasi - Photo no rights reserved, uploaded by Peter de Lange
marshy's ID: Bacidia laurocerasi, a member of Dot Lichens (Genus Bacidia)
Added on August 18, 2021
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Common Asparagus Fern (Asparagus setaceus)

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tom59

Date

May 23, 2019 02:24 PM NZST
Common Asparagus Fern - Photo (c) Ram-Man, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
marshy's ID: Common Asparagus Fern (Asparagus setaceus)
Added on July 29, 2021
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Arum Lily (Zantedeschia aethiopica)

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stuart4321

Date

April 8, 2021 03:50 PM NZST
Calla Lily - Photo (c) flipsockgrrl, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
marshy's ID: Arum Lily (Zantedeschia aethiopica)
Added on July 27, 2021
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Myrtle Rust (Austropuccinia psidii)

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leo_casey_waby

Date

June 18, 2021 08:34 AM NZST

Description

Infected with myrtle rust disease

Myrtle Rust - Photo no rights reserved, uploaded by Peter de Lange
marshy's ID: Myrtle Rust (Austropuccinia psidii)
Added on June 29, 2021
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Orange Dimple Lichen (Coenogonium luteum)

Date

January 28, 2021 09:04 AM NZDT

Description

Corticolous

Coenogonium - Photo (c) David Jeffrey Ringer, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by David Jeffrey Ringer
marshy's ID: Genus Coenogonium, a member of Common Lichens (Class Lecanoromycetes)
Added on June 26, 2021
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Blemished Lichens (Genus Phlyctis)

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stephen_thorpe

Date

March 22, 2021 12:58 PM NZDT

Description

Gittos Domain, Blockhouse Bay, Auckland 0600. Corticolous on the trunk of a tall mahoe tree, by a small stream.

Blemished Lichens - Photo (c) Kari Pihlaviita, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
marshy's ID: Blemished Lichens (Genus Phlyctis)
Added on May 17, 2021
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pjd1

Date

November 29, 2019 04:49 PM NZDT

Description

Corticolous on rawiritoa (Kunzea amathicola). Common. Thallus loosely adnate to phorophyte. Rhizines very occasionally bifid. Soralia capitate - sparse. Spot chemistry: Cortex K+ yellow, UV-, medulla K-, C-, KC-, Pd+ orange(-red), UV-

Images show thallus, soralia, Pd medulla and KOH cortex tests.

Noted for Farewell Spit - Wharariki Bioblitz 2019.

Voucher: P.J. de Lange 14909 & T.J.P. de Lange, UNITEC.

Hypotrachyna pseudosinuosa - Photo (c) Sally Adam, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Sally Adam
marshy's ID: Hypotrachyna pseudosinuosa, a member of Shield Lichens and Allies (Family Parmeliaceae)
Added on May 14, 2021
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Budding Club-Rush (Isolepis prolifera)

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stephen_thorpe

Date

April 8, 2021 11:23 AM NZST

Description

Lemington Reserve, Western Springs/Westmere, Auckland 1022.

Budding Club-Rush - Photo (c) Alex Fergus, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Alex Fergus
marshy's ID: Budding Club-Rush (Isolepis prolifera)
Added on April 15, 2021
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Arum Lily (Zantedeschia aethiopica)

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stuart4321

Date

April 8, 2021 03:50 PM NZST
Green Cala Lily - Photo (c) Bruce Calvert, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Bruce Calvert
marshy's ID: Green Cala Lily (Zantedeschia aethiopica 'green-goddess' [inactive])
Added on April 15, 2021
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Common Sunburst Lichen (Xanthoria parietina)

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barrie

Date

April 28, 2019 09:59 AM NZST

Description

Yellow lichen.

Xanthorioideae - Photo (c) Tomás Curtis, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Tomás Curtis
marshy's ID: Subfamily Xanthorioideae, a member of Common Lichens (Class Lecanoromycetes)
Added on April 07, 2021
Improving
Added as part of a taxon split

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barrie

Date

April 28, 2019 12:03 PM NZST

Description

Yellow lichen

Xanthorioideae - Photo (c) Tomás Curtis, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Tomás Curtis
marshy's ID: Subfamily Xanthorioideae, a member of Common Lichens (Class Lecanoromycetes)
Added on April 07, 2021
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Added as part of a taxon split

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barrie

Date

April 28, 2019 10:26 AM NZST

Description

Yellow lichen

Xanthorioideae - Photo (c) Tomás Curtis, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Tomás Curtis
marshy's ID: Subfamily Xanthorioideae, a member of Common Lichens (Class Lecanoromycetes)
Added on April 07, 2021
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Added as part of a taxon split

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golden_plover

Date

April 28, 2019 11:19 AM NZST

Description

City Nature Challenge, Christchurch, New Zealand, 2019
Thanks folks for any id's and comments you can add to this observation
Much appreciated :)

Xanthorioideae - Photo (c) Tomás Curtis, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Tomás Curtis
marshy's ID: Subfamily Xanthorioideae, a member of Common Lichens (Class Lecanoromycetes)
Added on April 07, 2021
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Added as part of a taxon split

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Date

February 20, 2019 01:46 PM +13
Xanthorioideae - Photo (c) Tomás Curtis, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Tomás Curtis
marshy's ID: Subfamily Xanthorioideae, a member of Common Lichens (Class Lecanoromycetes)
Added on April 07, 2021
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Added as part of a taxon split

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mikey_crikey

Date

July 26, 2018 11:35 AM NZST

Description

Corticolous on NZ ngaio.

Xanthorioideae - Photo (c) Tomás Curtis, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Tomás Curtis
marshy's ID: Subfamily Xanthorioideae, a member of Common Lichens (Class Lecanoromycetes)
Added on April 07, 2021
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Added as part of a taxon split

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Common Hops (Humulus lupulus)

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dougalm

Date

March 5, 2021 02:37 PM NZDT

Description

Climbing up the stay wire of the power pole.

Common Hops - Photo (c) Ferran Turmo Gort, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
marshy's ID: Common Hops (Humulus lupulus)
Added on March 08, 2021
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marleyii

Date

January 25, 2021 05:01 PM NZDT

Description

Occasional in coastal forest. White underside and black apothecia.

Pseudocyphellaria faveolata - Photo (c) Mark Crompton, all rights reserved, uploaded by Mark Crompton
marshy's ID: Pseudocyphellaria faveolata, a member of Specklebelly Lichens (Genus Pseudocyphellaria)
Added on March 07, 2021
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Kuta Kuta (Eleocharis sphacelata)

Observer

stephen_thorpe

Date

February 16, 2021 11:43 AM NZDT

Description

Pond at Waitakere Filter Station, Henderson Valley, Auckland.

Kaya - Photo (c) chrismorse, all rights reserved
marshy's ID: Kuta Kuta (Eleocharis sphacelata)
Added on March 02, 2021
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Loquat (Eriobotrya japonica)

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beamishnz

Date

February 18, 2021 09:36 AM NZDT

Description

Found a couple of these in a damp gulley. Not sure of this little seedling is friend or foe :)

Loquat - Photo (c) Roberto Arreola Alemón, all rights reserved, uploaded by Roberto Arreola Alemón
marshy's ID: Loquat (Eriobotrya japonica)
Added on March 02, 2021
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Silver Fern (Cyathea dealbata)

Date

February 28, 2021 04:22 PM +13
Tree Ferns and Allies - Photo (c) Neptalí Ramírez Marcial, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Neptalí Ramírez Marcial
marshy's ID: Tree Ferns and Allies (Order Cyatheales)
Added on February 28, 2021
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pjd1

Date

January 1, 2017 06:31 PM NZDT

Description

Saxicolous on weathered basalt subjected to salt spray and frequent wave wash. Associated with Caloplaca spp., and Buellia cranwelliae.

Identified by Dr J.A. Elix (CANB).

ISOTYPE: P.J. de Lange 13389, T.J.P. de Lange & K.A. Raharaha, UNITEC 9233, (HOLOTYPE: CANB)

Amandinea delangei - Photo no rights reserved, uploaded by Peter de Lange
marshy's ID: Amandinea delangei, a member of Button Lichens (Genus Amandinea)
Added on February 18, 2021
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Hard Beech (Nothofagus truncata)

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jacqui-nz

Date

July 4, 2018 01:12 PM NZST
Hard Beech - Photo (c) Jon Sullivan, some rights reserved (CC BY)
marshy's ID: Hard Beech (Nothofagus truncata)
Added on February 12, 2021
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marleyii

Date

August 4, 2020 02:29 PM NZST

Description

Seen on tantalized timber along path. Spores 3- 4 septate, 15 x 2.

Byssoloma adspersum - Photo (c) Marley Ford, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by Marley Ford
marshy's ID: Byssoloma adspersum, a member of Fuzzy-rim Lichens (Genus Byssoloma)
Added on February 11, 2021
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jacqui-nz

Date

January 25, 2020 02:36 PM NZDT
Banana Passionfruit - Photo (c) Bird Explorers, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Bird Explorers
marshy's ID: Banana Passionfruit (Passiflora tarminiana)
Added on February 07, 2021
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Fuzzy Reindeer Lichen (Cladonia confusa)

Observer

pjd1

Date

January 23, 2021 02:12 PM NZDT

Description

From herbarium specimen, collected in open ground at northern end of island.

Voucher: A.J. Marshall & P.J. de Lange 15018, UNITEC 12725.

Fuzzy Reindeer Lichen - Photo (c) johnsteel, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by johnsteel
marshy's ID: Fuzzy Reindeer Lichen (Cladonia confusa)
Added on February 03, 2021
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