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What

Peppered Moon Lichen Sticta fuliginosa

Observer

pjd1

Date

February 22, 2015

Description

Sticta aff. fuliginosa. New Species. Corticolous. Cyanobacterial. Thallus reeking of rotting fish when moist; monophyllous, lobulate in this variant, lobes rounded, lobules rounded with prominent ciliate margins; upper surface wrinkled, chartaceous, orange-brown to dirty brown, with blackened minute, terete, coralloid isidia; undersides pale brown to whitish, cyphellate, cyphellae large. Unnamed species currently included in the broad circumscription advocated for Sticta fuliginosa (a northern hemisphere species) in New Zealand. Voucher in F

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What

Bat

Observer

moynihac

Date

April 5, 2015 07:18 PM NZST

Description

Campground in Pueora

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What

totara Podocarpus totara

Observer

moynihac

Date

April 5, 2015 10:20 AM NZST
Fungi

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What

Fungi including Lichens Kingdom Fungi

Observer

moynihac

Date

April 5, 2015 10:49 AM NZST

Description

On a tree fern, on the track to the big Totara

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What

North Island Kaka Nestor meridionalis ssp. septentrionalis

Observer

moynihac

Date

April 5, 2015 09:44 AM NZST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Observer

moynihac

Date

April 6, 2015 09:16 AM NZST

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What

Toothed Jelly Fungus Pseudohydnum gelatinosum

Observer

cooperj

Date

May 19, 2011

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Observer

neil_fitzgerald

Date

February 23, 2013

Description

Feeding on ragwort flowers

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No photos or sounds

What

New Zealand Falcon Falco novaeseelandiae

Observer

stevepawson

Date

September 4, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Single bird flying over 1 year pine. 1150 hours

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No photos or sounds

What

New Zealand Falcon Falco novaeseelandiae

Observer

stevepawson

Date

July 8, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Salvaged stub road on right. Falcon seen about 1100, flying up from valley across skid, into standing pine.

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No photos or sounds

What

New Zealand Falcon Falco novaeseelandiae

Observer

stevepawson

Date

June 1, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

While parked at the corner of Bartell's and Longdon Road adjacent to the bush margin. Birds were heard calling and then seen flying along waipa stream reserve. They had also been seen in the bridge locality 3 year ago, but not reported.

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No photos or sounds

What

New Zealand Falcon Falco novaeseelandiae

Observer

stevepawson

Date

November 10, 2010

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

two birds flying along the edge of the scarp , immediately east of Volvo Road quarry.

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No photos or sounds

What

New Zealand Falcon Falco novaeseelandiae

Observer

stevepawson

Date

October 8, 2008

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Single bird seen flying over young D fir, 1400 hours

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No photos or sounds

What

New Zealand Falcon Falco novaeseelandiae

Observer

stevepawson

Date

October 2, 2007

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

bird flying across cutover beside Cooper Road

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No photos or sounds

What

New Zealand Falcon Falco novaeseelandiae

Observer

stevepawson

Date

January 12, 2007

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

flying across road in mid afternoon

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No photos or sounds

What

New Zealand Falcon Falco novaeseelandiae

Observer

stevepawson

Date

September 13, 2006

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

bird seen flying over cutover near native boundary

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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

Giraffe weevil Lasiorhynchus 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

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

Butterflies and Moths 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

New Zealand Leaf Veined Slugs 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