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Ear Fungus Auricularia cornea

Observer

geoffr

Date

July 21, 2019 12:34 PM NZST

Description

Sequoia, or is it a Metasequoia (tree number 0645) is bare of leaves at the moment and looking up there is a long dead strip running almost two thirds the height of the tree. This has been colonised by the woodear jelly (Auricularia cornea). https://sporesmouldsandfungi.wordpress.com/2019/07/21/science-sunday-at-the-wellington-botanic-garden/

The New Zealand English language name is the woodear jelly.

No specimen was kept

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Observer

geoffr

Date

July 21, 2019 12:31 PM NZST

Description

Growing in wood chips beneath a Sequoia, or is it a Metasequoia (tree number 0645). This is the first time I have seen this species growing in wood chip mulch. https://sporesmouldsandfungi.wordpress.com/2019/07/21/science-sunday-at-the-wellington-botanic-garden/

The New Zealand English language name is the bluing pouch.

No specimen was kept

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Scarlet Pouch Leratiomyces erythrocephalus

Observer

geoffr

Date

July 21, 2019 12:32 PM NZST

Description

Growing in wood chips beneath a Sequoia, or is it a Metasequoia (tree number 0645). This species has been a frequent fruiter under this tree over the last five years. https://sporesmouldsandfungi.wordpress.com/2019/07/21/science-sunday-at-the-wellington-botanic-garden/

The New Zealand English language name is the scarlet pouch.

No specimen was kept

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Observer

geoffr

Date

July 21, 2019 12:17 PM NZST

Description

Growing at the border between a grove of pines (Pinus pinaster and Pinus radiata) and a grove of cypress species. This is the second collection from the Wellington Botanic Garden with the first in April 2019. https://sporesmouldsandfungi.wordpress.com/2019/07/21/science-sunday-at-the-wellington-botanic-garden/

The New Zealand English language name is the yellow flycap.

No specimen was kept

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Dotted-stalked Suillus Suillus granulatus

Observer

geoffr

Date

July 21, 2019 12:11 PM NZST

Description

Growing at the border between a grove of pines (Pinus pinaster and Pinus radiata) and a grove of cypress species. Note is yellow, non-bluing flesh and a lack of a ring on the stem. https://sporesmouldsandfungi.wordpress.com/2019/07/21/science-sunday-at-the-wellington-botanic-garden/

The New Zealand English language name is the sticky-bun bolete.

No specimen was kept

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Porcini Boletus edulis

Observer

geoffr

Date

July 21, 2019 12:04 PM NZST

Description

Growing about 1.5m from the base of a maritime pine (Pinus pinaster) in a grove of this species although, there is a single Pinus radiata as well. This is in all probability edible bolete (Boletus edulis). https://sporesmouldsandfungi.wordpress.com/2019/07/21/science-sunday-at-the-wellington-botanic-garden/

The New Zealand English language name is the edible bolete.

A specimen was kept

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rebeccalgreen

Date

April 6, 2019 03:20 PM +13

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Kawakawa Piper excelsum

Observer

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Date

April 6, 2019 03:03 PM +13

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Bloodleaf Iresine herbstii

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Date

April 6, 2019 03:03 PM +13

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Coleus Plectranthus scutellarioides

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Date

April 6, 2019 03:03 PM +13

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Coast Redwood Sequoia sempervirens

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Date

April 6, 2019 03:02 PM +13

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Daisy Family Family Asteraceae

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Date

April 6, 2019 03:01 PM +13

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Coleus Plectranthus scutellarioides

Observer

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Date

April 6, 2019 02:58 PM +13

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New Zealand Green Geckos Genus Naultinus

Observer

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Date

April 6, 2019 02:56 PM +13

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Arthropods Phylum Arthropoda

Observer

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Date

April 6, 2019 02:55 PM +13

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New Zealand Green Geckos Genus Naultinus

Observer

rebeccalgreen

Date

April 6, 2019 02:53 PM +13

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Orange Pore Fungus Favolaschia calocera

Observer

rebeccalgreen

Date

April 6, 2019 02:52 PM +13

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Virginia Creeper Parthenocissus quinquefolia

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Date

April 6, 2019 02:47 PM +13

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Daisybushes Genus Olearia

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Date

April 6, 2019 02:46 PM +13

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Coastal Astelia Astelia banksii

Observer

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Date

April 6, 2019 02:46 PM +13

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Hellebores Genus Helleborus

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Date

April 6, 2019 02:46 PM +13

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Leather-leaf Fern Pyrrosia eleagnifolia

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Date

April 6, 2019 02:45 PM +13

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Nikau Palm Rhopalostylis sapida

Observer

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Date

April 6, 2019 02:45 PM +13

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Maples Genus Acer

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Date

April 6, 2019 02:44 PM +13

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Dicots [Paraphyletic] Class Magnoliopsida

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Date

April 6, 2019 02:44 PM +13

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Pickerel Weed Pontederia cordata

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Date

April 6, 2019 02:43 PM +13

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Weeping Fig Ficus benjamina

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Date

April 6, 2019 02:43 PM +13

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Monocots Class Liliopsida

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Date

April 6, 2019 02:42 PM +13

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Hostas Genus Hosta

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Date

April 6, 2019 02:42 PM +13

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April 6, 2019 02:41 PM +13