This is the last remaining (original?) Kauri in Totara Park. Note the built board walk to help prevent the spread of dieback to this tree. There are other trees that have been planted by the South Auckland branch of Forest and Bird Society and members of the Friends of Totara Park
Monarch butterfly caterpillar
In our meadow trial - a mix of exotic herbs and flowering grasses.
On Muehlenbeckia complexa
On Lophostemon confertus
A large ciliated microorganism with a vacuole at the caudal end.
Link to video
legs have black tips
1.5cm body (incl head)
Sits in middle of web
web 40cm diameter
in door frame, shady, sheltered