NEW ZEALAND ND, Herekino Forest, 14-21 Jan 2010, D.S. Seldon, T.R. Buckley.
Identification: Tuiharpalus hallae Larochelle & Larivière, 2005. Male. ID based on the literature (Larochelle & Larivière, 2005).
Larochelle, A.; Larivière, M.-C. 2005: Harpalini (Insecta: Coleoptera: Carabidae: Harpalinae). Fauna of New Zealand, (53) Extract and PDF [See p. 49, and figs. 52, 98, 135, 191; map p. 149]
Large number of these tiger beetles (potentially 2 different species) in the sandy gravel lot
Locality: NEW ZEALAND AU, Auckland Island.
Habitat: Rata forest. Pitfall trap RD3. 30 March - 3 April 2015. Collected by J. C. Russell.
Identification: Oopterus sp.
This cool little beast was on a mission and did not want to sit still for a photo. Hope I got the specific right.
Seen in amongst leaf litter at the base of tall eucalyptus trees