27
taxa
13 other animals
9 mollusks
3 ray-finned fishes
1 plant
1 chromist

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 02:49 PM NZST

Description

Do not have a clue what this is - maybe a Crustacean ... and maybe not

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 02:59 PM NZST

Description

first time I have seen this. On the rock wall of the outer reef exposed to the ocean and usually covered except when there is a very low tide.
Soft and feathery to touch.
I think this is a hydrozoan.

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:00 PM NZST

Description

first time I have seen this. On the rock wall of the outer reef exposed to the ocean and usually covered except when there is a very low tide.
Soft and feathery to touch.
I think this is a hydrozoan.

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Square

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:02 PM NZST

Description

I think

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Square

What

Sea Grapes Caulerpa racemosa

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:05 PM NZST

Description

Finally! I knew this had to be here somewhere and have finally found it :D

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Square

What

Jewel Anemone Corynactis australis

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:09 PM NZST

Description

Under an overhang - very low intertidal and only exposed occasionally

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:10 PM NZST

Description

Maybe Polymastia hirsuta

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Square

What

Sponges Phylum Porifera

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:12 PM NZST

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What

Sponges Phylum Porifera

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:12 PM NZST

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What

Māori Octopus Macroctopus maorum

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:13 PM NZST

Description

Identified by the numerous small white spots scattered over mantle and dorsal arm crown which the Octopus tetricus does not have.
ref: https://inaturalist.nz/guides/8971

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:25 PM NZST

Description

washed up

Tags

G2

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What

Quoy's Whelk Cominella quoyana

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:26 PM NZST

Description

I think

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G2

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What

Quoy's Whelk Cominella quoyana

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:27 PM NZST

Description

I think

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G2

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What

Velvet Leatherjacket Meuschenia scaber

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:31 PM NZST

Description

I think.

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G2

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Square

What

Sponges Phylum Porifera

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:37 PM NZST

Description

Shallow subtidal

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G2

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What

Red Rock Crab Guinusia chabrus

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:38 PM NZST

Description

Lurking in the shallow subtidal

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G2

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What

Blue-Eyed Triplefin Notoclinops segmentatus

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:39 PM NZST

Description

Lurking in the shallow subtidal

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G2

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:40 PM NZST

Description

this is for the sea squirt

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G2

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What

Feather Duster Worms Family Sabellidae

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:41 PM NZST

Description

Shallow subtidal

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G2

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:43 PM NZST

Description

Shallow subtidal

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G2

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:43 PM NZST

Description

Shallow subtidal

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G2

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What

Common Kelp Ecklonia radiata

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:44 PM NZST

Description

Shallow subtidal

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G2

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What

Luderick Girella tricuspidata

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:44 PM NZST

Description

Shallow subtidal

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G2

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What

Long-spined Sea Urchin Centrostephanus rodgersii

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:50 PM NZST

Description

Shallow subtidal

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G2

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What

New Zealand Hermit Crab Pagurus novizealandiae

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 03:56 PM NZST

Description

Shallow subtidal

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G2

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What

Tree Ring Chiton Onithochiton neglectus

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 04:13 PM NZST

Description

Under a rock

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G2

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 04:15 PM NZST

Description

Under a rock

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G2

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What

Variable Chiton Ischnochiton maorianus

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 04:15 PM NZST

Description

Under a rock

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G2

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What

Lightbulb Tunicates Genus Clavelina

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 04:16 PM NZST

Description

Under a rock - maybe this genus

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G2

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 04:16 PM NZST

Description

Under a rock

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G2

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Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

May 20, 2019 04:17 PM NZST

Description

Under a rock

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G2