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What

Giant flowered broom Carmichaelia williamsii

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tsteer

Date

July 1, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Large flowered native broom.

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codfish

Date

August 2, 2015

Description

Viscid waxgill with distinctly green gills. Cap green with purple and slightly orange in centre, 25 mm diam. x 30-35 mm height. Gills attached with slight decurrent tooth. Stipe purplish near apex, green in centre and paler yellow-orange towards base. On bare soil with bryophytes in remnant mature coastal broadleaf forest.

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What

Nematodes Phylum Nematoda

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anmar2015

Date

August 3, 2015

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Square

What

Pot-bellied Seahorse Hippocampus abdominalis

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givernykate

Date

July 26, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Big Belly Seahorse at Kelly Tarltons

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codfish

Date

July 28, 2015

Description

Very soft rubbery, floppy pleurotoid fruit bodies on small fallen branch. Larger fruit bodies up to 3.5 cm diam. x 2.5 cm height. Cap colour pink-brown with lighter shallow pink-brown gills with lots of crossing intervening gills. Remnant mature coastal broadleaf forest

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codfish

Date

June 28, 2015

Description

White-cream coral fungus in a large clump (5 x 5.5 cm) with pointed tips. Branching structure in multiples >2 (often 3). Small multi-angled spores about 4 x 4.4 micron. On soil in remnant mature coastal broadleaf forest.

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codfish

Date

June 24, 2015

Description

Apricot waxgill with a dry cap, 0.6-1.1 cm diam. x 2-2.5 cm height. Apricot coloured gills and stipe. Gills attached, slightly decurrent. Stipe tapering at base, 2 mm diam. Remnant mature coastal broadleaf forest.

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anmar2015

Date

July 25, 2015

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What

Lemon-scented Gum Eucalyptus citriodora

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luke_mayall

Date

July 21, 2015

Description

- Originates from North East Australia

- Strong lemon scent

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codfish

Date

June 24, 2015

Description

Small to medium yellow waxgill with a more orange-yellow centre with pale creamy-yellow decurrent gills (lighter on edge), 1.5-2.5 cm diam. x 2.5-5 cm height. Cap convex to flat with a depression in centre. Stipe yellow, concolorous with cap, single to fused double, up to 7 mm diam. On soil in remnant mature coastal broadleaf forest.

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codfish

Date

July 20, 2015

Description

Medium sized orange-yellow waxgill with a dry cap, 2-3 cm diam. x 4-6 cm height. Cap, gills and stipe all more or less concolorous. Gills attached with a slight decurrent tooth, yellow to yellow-orange with a paler edge. Stipe hollow, yellow-orange, darker near cap attachment, 5 mm diam. On soil in remnant mature coastal broadleaf forest.

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codfish

Date

July 20, 2015

Description

Golden-yellow very viscid Gliophorus. Both cap and stipe viscid. Cap darker (golden) in centre with paler yellow striate margin, up to 1.5 cm diam. x 3.5-4 cm height. Gills attached, creamy-pale yellow. Stipe apricot-pink at top half and yellow at base, 2-3 mm diam., solid (not hollow).

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codfish

Date

July 20, 2015

Description

Viscid red-orange waxgill. Cap dark red-orange when young becoming deep orange when older, up to 3.5 cm diam. x 3.5 cm height. Gills attached, orange with a paler yellow edge, creamy-yellow-orange in young fruit bodies. Stipe orange and hollow, 8 mm diam., in young fruit bodies stipe is red-orange at top and paler at base. On soil in remnant mature coastal broadleaf forest.

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codfish

Date

July 20, 2015

Description

Hygrophorus involutus with pale pink gills and fruit body with hint of pink tones, pink colour fading with maturity. I have seen this species in two other colour variations, with pure white gills and apricot-yellow gills. On soil in remnant mature coastal broadleaf forest.

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codfish

Date

June 28, 2015

Description

Small bright orange waxgills, always with a flat cap and strongly descending gills, like little orange tacks, paler around margin, 7-10 mm diam. x 1.5-2 cm height. Gills pale yellow-cream. Stipe orange near apex and more yellow at base. On soil in remnant mature coastal broadleaf forest.

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codfish

Date

June 28, 2015

Description

Creamy-white Entoloma with pink attached gills. Young fruit bodies with an inrolled margin, older fruit bodies with a depression in centre, 2.5-5 cm diam. x 4-8 cm height. Stipe smooth, creamy-white, 5.5-6 mm diam. On soil in remnant mature coastal broadleaf forest with totara.

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codfish

Date

June 28, 2015

Description

Pink-tan clubs, 2-4 mm diam. x 3.5-6 cm height. Narrower at base with a rounded apex. On soil in remnant mature coastal broadleaf forest with totara.

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codfish

Date

June 28, 2015

Description

Large group of fragile white clubs covering a large area of bank soil looking like white "grass". Simple clubs with a tapered apex, white to cream, some with pale yellow colour. Soft, breaking easily, up to 5 cm height and 1-1.5 mm diam. Remnant mature coastal broadleaf forest.

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codfish

Date

June 28, 2015

Description

Group of bright fluro-orange club fungi. Simple clubs, up to 3 mm diam. x up to 5.5 cm height, narrower at base (1.5 mm diam.) and with a rounded apex. Another collection also seen where apex had darkened to orange-brown with age and become more pointed - thought to be same species. On soil in remnant mature coastal broadleaf forest with totara.

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codfish

Date

June 21, 2015

Description

Group of bright yellow club fungi. Simple unbranched clubs with a rounded apex, up to 2 mm diam. x 3.5-5.5 cm height. No odour. Spores about 5.5-7 x 4-4.5 micron. On soil in remnant mature coastal broadleaf forest.

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codfish

Date

June 21, 2015

Description

A small waxgill with a yellow-pink dry cap and pale pink decurrent gills which are distant. Cap slightly depressed in centre and with a wavy margin, 1.2-1.8 cm diam. x 3-3.5 cm height. Stipe pale yellow along entire length, 2-3 mm diam. On soil in remnant mature coastal broadleaf forest.

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codfish

Date

June 21, 2015

Description

Brown agaric growing amongst treefern litter. Cap striate with brown attached gills. Up to 2.8 cm diam. x 3-6 cm height. Stipe yellow, smooth, 1.5-3 mm diam. Sporeprint a light grey-tan. Remnant mature coastal broadleaf forest.

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Square

What

Leech

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katelomansmith

Date

July 15, 2015 11:04 AM NZST

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anmar2015

Date

July 10, 2015

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Square

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anmar2015

Date

July 7, 2015

Description

Ova carried by the crustacean

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anmar2015

Date

July 6, 2015

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pjd1

Date

July 4, 2015

Description

Common in colonies of 3-8 in lawn. Thallus 40 mm tall, cap 20-28 mm diameter, conical, upper surface pinkish brown with darker brown centre and striations running from centre to cap apex; underside with whitish wavy gills; stalk gracile, pinkish brown, 3-5 mm diameter, tapering from base to apex. A species of Mycena or Entoloma?

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What

Monterey Cypress Cupressus macrocarpa

Observer

xerxes

Date

July 5, 2015 11:41 AM NZST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Totally tedius Tubaria Tubaria furfuracea

Observer

pjd1

Date

July 4, 2015

Description

Saprophytic on freshly deposited bark mulch. Thallus orange, 10-20 mm tall, cap 15-20 mm diameter, weakly domed, above darker orange with pale orange striations radiating out from centre, margin of cap finely crenulate (almost appearing spinose), gills pale orange; stipe 2.5-3.2 mm diameter, delicate, crushing readily with no evident change in colour (beyond a slight darkening) on bruising

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anmar2015

Date

July 5, 2015

Description

Keratella falculata carrying an ovum
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