Photos / Sounds

Observer

leonperrie

Date

September 4, 2016 12:36 PM NZST
Dactylosiphon bullosus - Photo (c) Paul Norwood, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Paul Norwood
kaytee's ID: Dactylosiphon bullosus, a member of Brown Algae (Class Phaeophyceae)
Added on July 28, 2021
Improving
Added as part of a taxon swap

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What

Eleven-armed Sea Star (Coscinasterias muricata)

Observer

mrdanieljking

Date

January 24, 2021 12:31 PM NZDT
Eleven-armed Sea Star - Photo (c) Nuytsia@Tas, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
kaytee's ID: Eleven-armed Sea Star (Coscinasterias muricata)
Added on June 27, 2021
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Observer

moanatootone

Date

February 22, 2016

Description

Starfish in the tide at 100 meters seaward side of the Aramoana Jetty...apologies for the blur...trying not to get my camera wet!

Diplodontias miliaris - Photo (c) Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
kaytee's ID: Diplodontias miliaris, a member of Valvatidan Sea Stars (Order Valvatida)
Added on June 10, 2021
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What

Four-and-four Sea Star (Allostichaster polyplax)

Observer

naturewatchwidow

Date

April 30, 2021 01:58 PM NZST
Asteriid Sea Stars - Photo (c) Ken-ichi Ueda, some rights reserved (CC BY)
kaytee's ID: Asteriid Sea Stars (Family Asteriidae)
Added on May 02, 2021
Maverick

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What

Forcipulatidan Sea Stars (Order Forcipulatida)

Observer

naturewatchwidow

Date

April 30, 2021 02:37 PM NZST
Asteriid Sea Stars - Photo (c) Ken-ichi Ueda, some rights reserved (CC BY)
kaytee's ID: Asteriid Sea Stars (Family Asteriidae)
Added on May 02, 2021
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What

Seven-armed Sea Star (Astrostole scabra)

Observer

naturewatchwidow

Date

May 2, 2021 03:35 PM NZST
Seven-armed Sea Star - Photo (c) kevin_frank, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by kevin_frank
kaytee's ID: Seven-armed Sea Star (Astrostole scabra)
Added on May 02, 2021
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What

Eleven-armed Sea Star (Coscinasterias muricata)

Observer

shaun_thompson

Date

May 1, 2021 09:12 AM NZST
Eleven-armed Sea Star - Photo (c) Nuytsia@Tas, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
kaytee's ID: Eleven-armed Sea Star (Coscinasterias muricata)
Added on May 02, 2021
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What

Eleven-armed Sea Star (Coscinasterias muricata)

Observer

sadiem

Date

May 2, 2021 04:03 PM NZST
Eleven-armed Sea Star - Photo (c) Nuytsia@Tas, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
kaytee's ID: Eleven-armed Sea Star (Coscinasterias muricata)
Added on May 02, 2021
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What

Seven-armed Sea Star (Astrostole scabra)

Observer

sadiem

Date

May 2, 2021 04:05 PM NZST
Seven-armed Sea Star - Photo (c) kevin_frank, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by kevin_frank
kaytee's ID: Seven-armed Sea Star (Astrostole scabra)
Added on May 02, 2021
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What

Mottled Brittle Star (Ophionereis fasciata)

Observer

sadiem

Date

May 2, 2021 03:32 PM NZST
Mottled Brittle Star - Photo no rights reserved, uploaded by Jaco Grundling
kaytee's ID: Mottled Brittle Star (Ophionereis fasciata)
Added on May 02, 2021
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Observer

puffball

Date

February 11, 2016 06:23 PM NZDT

Description

Focus: central alga with dark brown needles
Question: Is it growing ON another alga, or is it all the same alga?

Halopteris - Photo (c) tangatawhenua, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by tangatawhenua
kaytee's ID: Genus Halopteris, a member of Brown Algae (Class Phaeophyceae)
Added on February 12, 2021
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What

New Zealand Common Cushion Star (Patiriella regularis)

Observer

predomalpha

Date

June 30, 2018 02:10 PM NZST

Description

In the first photo it seemed to be eating some pink organism coating the rock, I will put it in a observation too.

Meridiastra mortenseni - Photo (c) wild_wind, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by wild_wind
kaytee's ID: Meridiastra mortenseni, a member of Cushion Stars (Family Asterinidae)
Added on November 26, 2020
Maverick
Blastophyllis calliblepharoides - Photo (c) johnsteel, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by johnsteel
kaytee's ID: Blastophyllis calliblepharoides, a member of Florideophycean Algae (Class Florideophyceae)
Added on October 26, 2020
Supporting
Added as part of a taxon swap

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Observer

melissa29

Date

July 29, 2020 11:52 AM NZST
Apophlaea sinclairii - Photo no rights reserved, uploaded by Peter de Lange
kaytee's ID: Apophlaea sinclairii, a member of Florideophycean Algae (Class Florideophyceae)
Added on August 09, 2020
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What

Forcipulatidan Sea Stars (Order Forcipulatida)

Observer

dave_holland

Date

May 13, 2020 02:26 PM NZST
Anasterias - Photo (c) Damon Tighe, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Damon Tighe
kaytee's ID: Genus Anasterias, a member of Asteriid Sea Stars (Family Asteriidae)
Added on July 09, 2020
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Observer

julievause_nz

Date

May 16, 2020 04:12 PM NZST

Description

Flat ribbons of pink/white seaweed washed up onto Coopers Beach, Cable Bay. Smooth one side, these little globlets on the other side.

Sarcothalia atropurpurea - Photo (c) tangatawhenua, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by tangatawhenua
kaytee's ID: Sarcothalia atropurpurea, a member of Florideophycean Algae (Class Florideophyceae)
Added on June 02, 2020
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Observer

stbobservations

Date

September 28, 2019 02:32 PM NZST
Lophurella caespitosa - Photo (c) Heather Fulton-Bennett, all rights reserved, uploaded by Heather Fulton-Bennett
kaytee's ID: Lophurella caespitosa, a member of Florideophycean Algae (Class Florideophyceae)
Added on June 02, 2020
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Observer

simonnicholas

Date

May 23, 2020 07:23 AM NZST
Sarcothalia - Photo (c) Oscar Grant, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Oscar Grant
kaytee's ID: Genus Sarcothalia, a member of Florideophycean Algae (Class Florideophyceae)
Added on May 26, 2020
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Observer

tararose

Date

May 23, 2020 11:08 AM NZST
kaytee's ID: Genus Laingia, a member of Florideophycean Algae (Class Florideophyceae)
Added on May 26, 2020
Improving

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Observer

ccrummack

Date

May 13, 2020 11:00 AM NZST

Description

In the flotsam line on the beach

Gigartina macrocarpa - Photo (c) tangatawhenua, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by tangatawhenua
kaytee's ID: Gigartina macrocarpa, a member of Florideophycean Algae (Class Florideophyceae)
Added on May 17, 2020
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Observer

jabba

Date

May 9, 2020 09:45 AM NZST
Sarcothalia lanceata - Photo (c) Steve Kerr, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Steve Kerr
kaytee's ID: Sarcothalia lanceata, a member of Florideophycean Algae (Class Florideophyceae)
Added on May 09, 2020
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Observer

thomasmcelroy

Date

March 20, 2019 03:20 PM +13

Description

Found in tide pools with Ulva lactuca

Grateloupia turuturu - Photo (c) Cristina, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
kaytee's ID: Grateloupia turuturu, a member of Florideophycean Algae (Class Florideophyceae)
Added on May 05, 2020
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Callophyllis calliblepharoides - Photo (c) johnsteel, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by johnsteel
kaytee's ID: Callophyllis calliblepharoides [inactive], a member of Florideophycean Algae (Class Florideophyceae)
Added on April 12, 2020
Maverick
(Inactive Taxon)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

oaag1993

Date

April 7, 2020 03:05 PM NZST

Description

Exposed by a very low tide.

Sarcothalia livida - Photo (c) naturewatchwidow, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by naturewatchwidow
kaytee's ID: Sarcothalia livida, a member of Florideophycean Algae (Class Florideophyceae)
Added on April 12, 2020
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Observer

thomasmcelroy

Date

February 14, 2020 08:57 AM NZDT

Description

Found at mid-shore height on a rocky reef

Grateloupia turuturu - Photo (c) Cristina, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
kaytee's ID: Grateloupia turuturu, a member of Florideophycean Algae (Class Florideophyceae)
Added on March 15, 2020
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Observer

pwarren

Date

February 13, 2016 10:51 AM NZDT
Halopteris - Photo (c) tangatawhenua, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by tangatawhenua
kaytee's ID: Genus Halopteris, a member of Brown Algae (Class Phaeophyceae)
Added on February 23, 2020
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Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

January 19, 2020 12:43 PM NZDT
Pterocladiella capillacea - Photo (c) tangatawhenua, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by tangatawhenua
kaytee's ID: Pterocladiella capillacea, a member of Florideophycean Algae (Class Florideophyceae)
Added on January 28, 2020
Improving

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Observer

dougalt

Date

January 20, 2020 03:13 PM NZDT

Description

??ID

Small clumps growing on a conglomerate reef in the intertidal zone. More moss-like in growth habit, but this would be inundated with every high tide.

Gelidium - Photo (c) Lauren Bergloff, all rights reserved, uploaded by Lauren Bergloff
kaytee's ID: Genus Gelidium, a member of Florideophycean Algae (Class Florideophyceae)
Added on January 27, 2020
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What

Red Algae (Phylum Rhodophyta)

Observer

bigtree

Date

January 1, 2020 11:32 AM +13

Description

Not sure what kind of seaweed this is

Hypnea - Photo (c) Chris, all rights reserved, uploaded by Chris
kaytee's ID: Genus Hypnea, a member of Florideophycean Algae (Class Florideophyceae)
Added on January 26, 2020
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Observer

jojodoyle

Date

January 10, 2020 04:46 PM +13

Description

I’m told it is seaweed Gracillaria

Gracilaria - Photo (c) Susan J. Hewitt, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Susan J. Hewitt
kaytee's ID: Genus Gracilaria, a member of Florideophycean Algae (Class Florideophyceae)
Added on January 23, 2020
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