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What

Kotukutuku Fuchsia excorticata

Observer

pjd1

Date

January 15, 2015

Description

Common subcanopy tree and tree fringing water courses and roadsides in otherwise dense podocarp forest. Heavily flowering

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Observer

pjd1

Date

January 15, 2015

Description

Widespread common shrub in 'subalpine' shrubland on summit of Mt Pureora. Associated with Olearia ilicifolia and possibly forming hybrids with it (O. xmacrodontata).

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What

Hakeke Olearia ilicifolia

Observer

pjd1

Date

January 15, 2015

Description

Widespread common shrub in 'subalpine' shrubland on summit of Mt Pureora. This example with slightly wider than usual leaves for O. ilicifolia (in the North Island) so possibly a hybrid O. arborescens X. O. ilicifolia - trending toward pure O. ilicifolia. Voucher lodged in AK.

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What

NZ giraffe beetle Lasiorynchus barbicornis

Observer

pjd1

Date

January 15, 2015

Description

Numerous adult male and females present on dying kamahi (Weinmannia racemosa) in forest. Weevils presumably having freshly emerged.

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What

N.Z. long-tailed bat Chalinolobus tuberculatus

Observer

neil_fitzgerald

Date

January 14, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Was found dead on a Coprosma propinqua shrub. Decomposed and desiccated at the time.

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What

Silvereye Zosterops lateralis

Observer

angelasimpson

Date

November 8, 2014

Place

pureora (Google, OSM)

Description

spotted early morning foraging in P. arborea

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Observer

angelasimpson

Date

November 8, 2014

Place

pureora (Google, OSM)

Description

common alongside the track in podocard/tawa forest loop track. Mostly juv plants

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Observer

angelasimpson

Date

November 8, 2014

Place

pureora (Google, OSM)

Description

growing alongside the loop track in abundance

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Observer

angelasimpson

Date

November 8, 2014

Place

pureora (Google, OSM)

Description

strange casing found on C. dumosa. There did not seem to be anything inside and there were two holes on either side suggesting that if something was living in there it has emerged out...

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What

Caterpillar Order Lepidoptera

Observer

angelasimpson

Date

November 8, 2014

Place

pureora (Google, OSM)

Description

found living in webbing on C. taylorii

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What

Athoracophorus bitentaculatus Family Athoracophoridae

Observer

angelasimpson

Date

November 8, 2014

Place

pureora (Google, OSM)

Description

seemed to be lots of leaf vein slugs out tonight. This one on G. littoralis. Leaf vein slugs are thought to graze on fungi and algae that are found on leaf surfaces, rather than grazing on the leaf.

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Observer

angelasimpson

Date

November 8, 2014

Place

pureora (Google, OSM)

Description

this beautiful shiny weevil appeared to be eating the P. alpinus leaves

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Observer

cooperj

Date

May 19, 2011

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Observer

cooperj

Date

May 19, 2011

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Observer

cooperj

Date

May 19, 2011

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Observer

cooperj

Date

May 19, 2011

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Observer

cooperj

Date

May 19, 2011

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Observer

cooperj

Date

May 19, 2011

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Observer

cooperj

Date

May 19, 2011

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What

North Island Tomtit Petroica macrocephala ssp. toitoi

Observer

aunty

Date

October 26, 2014

Description

In weedy broom plants beside carpark.

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What

Tarata Pittosporum eugenioides

Observer

aunty

Date

October 26, 2014

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What

Kamahi Weinmannia racemosa

Observer

aunty

Date

October 26, 2014

Description

Exposed on edge of forest in carpark.

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Observer

aunty

Date

October 26, 2014

Description

Juvenile

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What

Kiwakiwa Blechnum fluviatile

Observer

aunty

Date

October 26, 2014

Description

Beside the road in the carpark.

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What

Rangiora Brachyglottis repanda

Observer

aunty

Date

October 26, 2014

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What

Supplejack Ripogonum scandens

Observer

aunty

Date

October 26, 2014

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Observer

aunty

Date

October 26, 2014

Description

Growing on tree trunk

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Observer

aunty

Date

October 26, 2014

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Observer

aunty

Date

October 26, 2014

Description

Growing on the ground beside the track amongst mosses.

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What

Bush Rice Grass Microlaena avenacea

Observer

aunty

Date

October 26, 2014