27
taxa
1 plant
3 ray-finned fishes
1 insect
2 chromists
16 other animals
4 mollusks

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Southern Rock Lobster Jasus edwardsii

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:18 PM NZDT

Description

Lurking on the rock

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:20 PM NZDT

Description

A dog whelk but not sure of the species

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Kina Evechinus chloroticus

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:21 PM NZDT

Description

Lurking on the rock

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Orange Golfball Sponge Tethya burtoni

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:22 PM NZDT

Description

Growing on the rock

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Sulphur Boring Sponge Cliona celata

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:23 PM NZDT

Description

Growing on the rock

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:24 PM NZDT

Description

Growing on the rock

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:26 PM NZDT

Description

Lurking on the rock

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Red Rock Crab Guinusia chabrus

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:33 PM NZDT

Description

Lurking on the rock

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Gastropods Class Gastropoda

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:39 PM NZDT

Description

Tiny shells - didn't even see them until I got the photos up on PC. Will be out there again today so will see if I can a) find them again and b) get better photos! The last photo shows location on the rock.

Shallow subtidal.

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Pink Golfball Sponge Tethya bergquistae

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:39 PM NZDT

Description

Living on the rock

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:39 PM NZDT

Description

Living on the rock

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Pink Golfball Sponge Tethya bergquistae

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:39 PM NZDT

Description

Living on the rock

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Red Rock Crab Guinusia chabrus

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:41 PM NZDT

Description

Living on the rock

Other Animals

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Animals Kingdom Animalia

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:44 PM NZDT

Description

Interested in those stringy bits - not sure if they are a part of the sponge or something else, so I will star with sponge. there were lots of this around.

Living on the rock - shallow subtidal.

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:47 PM NZDT

Description

I think.

Lurking on the rock Shallow subtidal

Tags

G2

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Spectacled Triplefin Ruanoho whero

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:47 PM NZDT

Description

Lurking on the rock. Shallow subtidal

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G2

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Spectacled Triplefin Ruanoho whero

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:48 PM NZDT

Description

Lurking on the rock Shallow subtidal

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G2

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Southern Rock Lobster Jasus edwardsii

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:50 PM NZDT

Description

Lurking in the G2, shallow subtidal.

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G2

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:51 PM NZDT

Description

Growing in the G2, shallow sub tidal

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G2

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:54 PM NZDT

Description

I am guessing this is a sea anemonoe. shallow subtidal, about 2m down on the bottom. I was too buoyant to get down for a photo :(

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G2

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Spengler's Trumpet Snail Cabestana spengleri

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:55 PM NZDT

Description

Living on a rock in the shallow sub tidal

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G2

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Blue-Eyed Triplefin Notoclinops segmentatus

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:55 PM NZDT

Description

Locally common but tricky to get photos of. Shallow sub tidal

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G2

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 03:58 PM NZDT

Description

Growing in the G2, shallow sub tidal

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G2

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Bluestriped Goatfish Upeneichthys lineatus

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 04:07 PM NZDT

Description

Spotted this about 3m down resting at the bottom.

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G2

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Common Flapjack Carpophyllum maschalocarpum

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 04:11 PM NZDT

Description

shallow subtidal

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G2

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Common Kelp Ecklonia radiata

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 04:12 PM NZDT

Description

shallow subtidal

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G2

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Sponges Phylum Porifera

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 04:13 PM NZDT

Description

shallow subtidal

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G2

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 04:16 PM NZDT

Description

Epiphyte growing on Melanthalia abscissa - maybe this genus.

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G2

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Lightbulb Tunicates Genus Clavelina

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 04:17 PM NZDT

Description

I think - with the lights on.

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G2

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 04:21 PM NZDT

Description

shallow subtidal

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G2

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 04:23 PM NZDT

Description

for the geen alga - maybe this species.

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G2

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White-striped Anemone Anthothoe albocincta

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 04:28 PM NZDT

Description

shallow subtidal

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G2

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

March 23, 2019 11:39 PM NZDT

Description

Lurking inside.