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mattward

Date

January 11, 2019 02:06 PM NZDT

Description

Mt Thompson. Not 100% sure of this ID. This entity was sturdy, similar to last post.

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Observer

mattward

Date

January 11, 2019 02:02 PM NZDT

Description

Mt Thompson. I am not completely sure what this entity is. They are tall sturdy specimens just finished flowering.

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Observer

mattward

Date

January 11, 2019 02:16 PM NZDT

Description

Mt Thompson. This plant had already been pollinated recently so was hand opened to ID.

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Observer

mattward

Date

January 11, 2019 01:20 PM NZDT

Description

Mt Thompson track.

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What

Greenhood Orchids Genus Pterostylis

Observer

mattward

Date

January 11, 2019 01:06 PM NZDT

Description

Mt Thompson track - likely P. graminea.

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What

Maui's Copper Lycaena edna

Observer

mattward

Date

January 11, 2019 12:25 PM NZDT

Description

Mt Thompson Track. These two looked to be flirting with each other, a lot of micro-flapping and such going on.

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What

Maui's Copper Lycaena edna

Observer

mattward

Date

January 11, 2019 12:18 PM NZDT

Description

A female specimen.

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What

Maikaika Microtis unifolia

Observer

mattward

Date

January 11, 2019 11:52 AM NZDT

Description

Mt Thompson - A new site for me.

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What

Blue Moon Hypolimnas bolina

Observer

mattward

Date

April 28, 2013 01:28 PM NZST

Description

Seen in the garden at home

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What

Maui's Copper Lycaena edna

Observer

mattward

Date

January 7, 2019 04:00 PM NZDT

Description

Apologies for the quality of picture, a bit beyond my set up. Please let me know if my ID is off.

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Observer

mattward

Date

January 7, 2019 05:24 PM NZDT

Description

The largest population of this species I have ever seen. growing on moss covered clay bank.

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Observer

mattward

Date

January 7, 2019 04:58 PM NZDT

Description

Found on a recently fallen tree.

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What

Maikaika Microtis unifolia

Observer

mattward

Date

January 7, 2019 04:12 PM NZDT

Description

Growing near the road.

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Observer

mattward

Date

January 7, 2019 03:25 PM NZDT

Description

A week or so away from full bloom. Near a location the species was seen last season near the typus. Golden colouring unmistakable.

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Observer

mattward

Date

January 7, 2019 03:07 PM NZDT

Description

This may be G. minor, but can't be sure.

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What

Black Orchid Gastrodia cunninghamii

Observer

mattward

Date

January 7, 2019 02:14 PM NZDT

Description

Growing in Podo-broadleaf forest.

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What

Greenhood Orchids Genus Pterostylis

Observer

mattward

Date

December 30, 2018 01:02 PM NZDT

Description

Very hard to tell what these might be. I could not find any eaxamples of any other P. spp. nearby.

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What

Common Sun Orchid Thelymitra longifolia

Observer

mattward

Date

December 30, 2018 12:46 PM NZDT

Description

Only specimen seen open during the visit.

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What

Spider Orchids Genus Corybas

Observer

mattward

Date

December 30, 2018 12:07 PM NZDT

Description

Cant be sure of this species.

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What

Green Bird Orchid Chiloglottis cornuta

Observer

mattward

Date

December 29, 2018 04:08 PM NZDT

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Observer

mattward

Date

December 29, 2018 03:58 PM NZDT

Description

I think this is the best fit for this misfit.

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Observer

mattward

Date

December 29, 2018 03:57 PM NZDT

Description

The only colony in this are stil in flower.

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What

Tutukiwi Pterostylis banksii

Observer

mattward

Date

December 29, 2018 03:55 PM NZDT

Description

Not common in the area.

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Observer

mattward

Date

December 29, 2018 03:50 PM NZDT

Description

Suprised to see this little specimen beside the track.

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What

Maikaika Microtis unifolia

Observer

mattward

Date

December 29, 2018 03:41 PM NZDT

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Observer

mattward

Date

December 29, 2018 02:20 PM NZDT

Description

A real shame to see one of these flower scapes snapped and hanging, I opened a near mature flower off this to see what they might be. I am not 100% with this ID as it may also be a form of T. hatchii... any thoughts?

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What

New Zealand Bamboo Orchid Earina mucronata

Observer

mattward

Date

December 29, 2018 01:49 PM NZDT

Description

Also growing on a tree overhanging the lake.

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What

Easter Orchid Earina autumnalis

Observer

mattward

Date

December 29, 2018 01:51 PM NZDT

Description

Growing on a tree overhanging the lake.

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Observer

mattward

Date

December 29, 2018 01:35 PM NZDT

Description

Making ID by the late flowering habit of this specimen.

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Observer

mattward

Date

December 29, 2018 01:29 PM NZDT

Description

Near the lake edge below Manuka.

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