Opiliones: Laniatores: Triaenonychidae: Algidia sp.
ID based on this site: http://www.museunacional.ufrj.br/mndi/Aracnologia/opiliones.html
and this original image at: http://www.flickr.com/photos/artour_a/4969273785/in/photostream/
Spider with orange thorax and brown body. Found in the bush in damp dark place with a pile of germinating kahikatea seeds. What is it?
Not one I've seen before.
Under an old log.
Under a ponga log on the ground.
Possibly genus Algidia.
Opiliones: Laniatores: Triaenonychidae: Algidia sp. - Hard Bodied Harvestman
Found under a rotting branch.
Found under a rotting branch. Note what look to be some grubs on its head (parasitoids?).
10mm Beaten out of dry rotten log. Pic 1 has a juvenile on top of it.
Not one I've seen before --- unusual "squared-off" back side with rivets.
A harvestman found in the leaf litter at Ernle Clark Reserve.
The first Bug Night in Ernle Clark Reserve, organised by Friends of Ernle Clark Reserve, the Canterbury Museum, and the Canterbury branch of the New Zealand Entomological Society.
The ruler increments are 0.5 mm.