I believe this is a spider because it has 8 legs..I am not quite sure what kind of spider this may be however.
in lizard house
Under red beech log
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