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Common Triplefin (Forsterygion lapillum)

Observer

benjansss

Date

January 11, 2022
Common Triplefin - Photo (c) riroriro, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
oscar_dove's ID: Common Triplefin (Forsterygion lapillum)
Added on January 28, 2022
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Buller's Shearwater (Ardenna bulleri)

Observer

benjansss

Date

January 2022

Description

several hundred if not thousands resting on the surface

Buller's Shearwater - Photo (c) BJ Stacey, all rights reserved
oscar_dove's ID: Buller's Shearwater (Ardenna bulleri)
Added on January 28, 2022
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Eastern King Wrasse (Coris sandeyeri)

Observer

benjansss

Date

January 12, 2022
Eastern King Wrasse - Photo (c) sarahmilicich, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
oscar_dove's ID: Eastern King Wrasse (Coris sandeyeri)
Added on January 28, 2022
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Silver Trevally (Pseudocaranx georgianus)

Observer

benjansss

Date

January 12, 2022
Silver Trevally - Photo (c) Richard Ling, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
oscar_dove's ID: Silver Trevally (Pseudocaranx georgianus)
Added on January 28, 2022
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Yellow-and-black Triplefin (Forsterygion flavonigrum)

Observer

benjansss

Date

January 12, 2022
Yellow-and-black Triplefin - Photo (c) Nigel Marsh, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
oscar_dove's ID: Yellow-and-black Triplefin (Forsterygion flavonigrum)
Added on January 28, 2022
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Oblique-swimming Triplefin (Forsterygion maryannae)

Observer

benjansss

Date

January 12, 2022
Oblique-swimming Triplefin - Photo (c) Sascha Schulz, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
oscar_dove's ID: Oblique-swimming Triplefin (Forsterygion maryannae)
Added on January 28, 2022
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Nudibranchs (Order Nudibranchia)

Observer

benjansss

Date

January 12, 2022
Nudibranchs - Photo (c) Nazir Erwan Amin, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
oscar_dove's ID: Nudibranchs (Order Nudibranchia)
Added on January 28, 2022
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Grey Morwong (Nemadactylus douglasii)

Observer

benjansss

Date

January 12, 2022
Trumpeters - Photo (c) nzwide, all rights reserved, uploaded by Phil Bendle
oscar_dove's ID: Trumpeters (Family Latridae)
Added on January 28, 2022
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Goatfish (Upeneichthys porosus)

Observer

benjansss

Date

January 12, 2022

Description

very shy and quite shy, couldn't get better pics

Goatfish - Photo (c) Sascha Schulz, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
oscar_dove's ID: Goatfish (Upeneichthys porosus)
Added on January 28, 2022
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Crested Blenny (Parablennius laticlavius)

Observer

benjansss

Date

January 12, 2022
Crested Blenny - Photo (c) tangatawhenua, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
oscar_dove's ID: Crested Blenny (Parablennius laticlavius)
Added on January 28, 2022
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Observer

benjansss

Date

January 12, 2022
Jacks - Photo (c) César Meiners Mandujano, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
oscar_dove's ID: Jacks (Family Carangidae)
Added on January 28, 2022
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Kingfish (Seriola lalandi)

Observer

benjansss

Date

January 12, 2022
Yellowtail Kingfish - Photo (c) Marine Explorer (Dr John Turnbull), some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
oscar_dove's ID: Kingfish (Seriola lalandi)
Added on January 28, 2022
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New Zealand Demoiselle (Chromis dispilus)

Observer

benjansss

Date

January 12, 2022
New Zealand Demoiselle - Photo (c) Sascha Schulz, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
oscar_dove's ID: New Zealand Demoiselle (Chromis dispilus)
Added on January 28, 2022
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Tawapou (Planchonella costata)

Observer

speakforthetrees

Date

January 28, 2022 04:27 PM NZDT

Description

White sap comes from fresh cut of young growth.

Tawapou - Photo (c) jacqui-nz, all rights reserved
oscar_dove's ID: Tawapou (Planchonella costata)
Added on January 28, 2022
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Kowhangatara (Spinifex sericeus)

Observer

arnim

Date

January 28, 2022 09:08 AM NZDT

Description

Signs of summer

Tags

Beach Spinifex - Photo (c) sea-kangaroo, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
oscar_dove's ID: Kowhangatara (Spinifex sericeus)
Added on January 28, 2022
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South Island Rifleman (Acanthisitta chloris ssp. chloris)

Observer

ari-mac

Date

January 18, 2022 12:56 PM NZDT

Description

one of a pair spotted

South Island Rifleman - Photo (c) J. Bailey, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
oscar_dove's ID: South Island Rifleman (Acanthisitta chloris ssp. chloris)
Added on January 28, 2022
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Land Planarians (Family Geoplanidae)

Observer

mvdw

Date

January 27, 2022 10:38 PM NZDT

Description

Approx 7 to 8cm long and 1to 1.5cm wide. Very pretty. 4 seen across 1.6km

Land Planarians - Photo (c) Pavel Kirillov, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
oscar_dove's ID: Land Planarians (Family Geoplanidae)
Added on January 28, 2022
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Coastal California Quail (Callipepla californica ssp. brunnescens)

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

January 20, 2022 11:04 AM NZDT

Tags

JD
Coastal California Quail - Photo (c) Finn Davey, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
oscar_dove's ID: Coastal California Quail (Callipepla californica ssp. brunnescens)
Added on January 28, 2022
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Land Planarians (Family Geoplanidae)

Observer

mvdw

Date

January 27, 2022 11:46 PM NZDT

Description

Large grey,beige platyhelminthe with lighter underbelly approx 9cm long and 2.5cm wide, stretching out to over 20cm long and 1cm wide! Two seen. Sorry for terrible photo...

Land Planarians - Photo (c) Pavel Kirillov, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
oscar_dove's ID: Land Planarians (Family Geoplanidae)
Added on January 28, 2022
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Paradise Shelduck (Tadorna variegata)

Observer

oriananz

Date

January 27, 2022 01:23 PM +13
Paradise Shelduck - Photo (c) Michael, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
oscar_dove's ID: Paradise Shelduck (Tadorna variegata)
Added on January 28, 2022
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Pateke (Anas chlorotis)

Observer

jkerrisk13

Date

January 2022

Description

Group of seven seen together. Day after release of 51 more birds into Rotokare.

Brown Teal - Photo (c) Duncan, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
oscar_dove's ID: Pateke (Anas chlorotis)
Added on January 28, 2022
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North Island Saddleback (Philesturnus rufusater)

Observer

jkerrisk13

Date

January 2022
North Island Saddleback - Photo (c) David Cook, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
oscar_dove's ID: North Island Saddleback (Philesturnus rufusater)
Added on January 28, 2022
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Forest Gecko (Mokopirirakau granulatus)

Observer

angelamoonjones

Date

January 2022

Description

Measured approximately 14-15cm

Forest Gecko - Photo (c) Timothy Harker, all rights reserved
oscar_dove's ID: Forest Gecko (Mokopirirakau granulatus)
Added on January 27, 2022
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Monarch (Danaus plexippus)

Observer

shoreolly

Date

January 2022
Monarch - Photo (c) fam-esquivel, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
oscar_dove's ID: Monarch (Danaus plexippus)
Added on January 27, 2022
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Kakerakau Skink (Oligosoma kakerakau)

Observer

timharker

Date

December 2021
Kakerakau Skink - Photo (c) Oscar Dove, some rights reserved (CC BY)
oscar_dove's ID: Kakerakau Skink (Oligosoma kakerakau)
Added on January 27, 2022
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Jewelled Gecko (Naultinus gemmeus)

Observer

jamesmifan

Date

January 2022
Jewelled Gecko - Photo (c) Ben Weatherley, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
oscar_dove's ID: Jewelled Gecko (Naultinus gemmeus)
Added on January 26, 2022
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Taupata (Coprosma repens)

Observer

ellisnz

Date

September 5, 2020 12:01 PM NZST
Taupata - Photo (c) Sue Carnahan, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
oscar_dove's ID: Taupata (Coprosma repens)
Added on January 26, 2022
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North Island Tomtit (Petroica macrocephala ssp. toitoi)

Observer

timharker

Date

December 9, 2021 12:36 PM NZDT
North Island Tomtit - Photo (c) Pete McGregor, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
oscar_dove's ID: North Island Tomtit (Petroica macrocephala ssp. toitoi)
Added on January 26, 2022
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Tawapou (Planchonella costata)

Observer

amandacis33

Date

January 26, 2022 09:13 AM +13

Description

Small shrub in the understory, no fruits on the specimen

Tawapou - Photo (c) jacqui-nz, all rights reserved
oscar_dove's ID: Tawapou (Planchonella costata)
Added on January 26, 2022
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Auckland Tree Weta (Hemideina thoracica)

Observer

ellisnz

Date

July 9, 2021 12:56 PM NZST
Auckland Tree Weta - Photo (c) Chris Moody, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
oscar_dove's ID: Auckland Tree Weta (Hemideina thoracica)
Added on January 25, 2022
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