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Observer

commoncopper

Date

August 15, 2022 08:05 PM NZST

Description

1-2 mm.

Corticariinae - Photo (c) Mike Quinn, Austin, TX, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Mike Quinn, Austin, TX
stephen_thorpe's ID: Subfamily Corticariinae, a member of Minute Brown Scavenger Beetles (Family Latridiidae)
Added on August 15, 2022
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Orange Caterpillar Parasitoid Wasp (Netelia producta)

Observer

flossiepip

Date

July 22, 2022 08:31 PM NZST
Orange Caterpillar Parasitoid Wasp - Photo (c) Keith Martin-Smith, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), uploaded by Keith Martin-Smith
stephen_thorpe's ID: Orange Caterpillar Parasitoid Wasp (Netelia producta)
Added on August 15, 2022
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Desjardins's Flat Beetle (Cryptamorpha desjardinsi)

Observer

elke49

Date

August 15, 2022 06:46 PM NZST

Description

Tiny beetles living in compost bin

Desjardins's Flat Beetle - Photo (c) Phil Bendle, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Phil Bendle
stephen_thorpe's ID: Desjardins's Flat Beetle (Cryptamorpha desjardinsi)
Added on August 15, 2022
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Royal Grevillea (Grevillea victoriae)

Observer

bex_foxglove

Date

August 11, 2022 01:35 PM NZST
Royal Grevillea - Photo (c) chrisclarke25, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by chrisclarke25
stephen_thorpe's ID: Royal Grevillea (Grevillea victoriae)
Added on August 15, 2022
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Observer

oharamclennan

Date

August 15, 2022 10:44 AM NZST
Serpho kivi - Photo (c) David Wilson, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by David Wilson
stephen_thorpe's ID: Serpho kivi, a member of Helicinan Snails and Slugs (Suborder Helicina)
Added on August 15, 2022
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What

Royal Grevillea (Grevillea victoriae)

Observer

bex_foxglove

Date

August 11, 2022 01:35 PM NZST
Chilean Fire Bush - Photo (c) crm211b, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Chilean Fire Bush (Embothrium coccineum)
Added on August 15, 2022
Maverick

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Observer

flossiepip

Date

July 27, 2022 11:36 PM NZST
Garyus altus - Photo (c) Stephen Thorpe, all rights reserved, uploaded by Stephen Thorpe
stephen_thorpe's ID: Garyus altus, a member of Fungus Weevils (Family Anthribidae)
Added on August 15, 2022
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Observer

flossiepip

Date

August 1, 2022 10:56 PM NZST
Heteroconis ornata - Photo (c) Stephen Thorpe, all rights reserved, uploaded by Stephen Thorpe
stephen_thorpe's ID: Heteroconis ornata, a member of Dusty-winged Lacewings (Family Coniopterygidae)
Added on August 15, 2022
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Puffball Sponges (Genus Tethya)

Observer

aklesha1

Date

August 15, 2022 02:46 PM NZST
Sponges - Photo (c) Kerry Lewis, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Kerry Lewis
stephen_thorpe's ID: Sponges (Phylum Porifera)
Added on August 15, 2022
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Gem Doris (Dendrodoris krusensternii)

Observer

aklesha1

Date

August 15, 2022 02:49 PM NZST
Gem Doris - Photo (c) Martin, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by Martin
stephen_thorpe's ID: Gem Doris (Dendrodoris krusensternii)
Added on August 15, 2022
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Indo-Pacific Comb Star (Astropecten polyacanthus)

Observer

aklesha1

Date

August 15, 2022 02:37 PM NZST
Indo-Pacific Comb Star - Photo (c) Tony Strazzari, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Tony Strazzari
stephen_thorpe's ID: Indo-Pacific Comb Star (Astropecten polyacanthus)
Added on August 15, 2022
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Observer

bmawera

Date

August 15, 2022 04:21 PM NZST
Longleaf Wattle - Photo (c) Reiner Richter, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by Reiner Richter
stephen_thorpe's ID: Longleaf Wattle (Acacia longifolia)
Added on August 15, 2022
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Observer

flossiepip

Date

July 21, 2022 09:15 PM NZST
Megacraspedus - Photo (c) Stephen Thorpe, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Stephen Thorpe
stephen_thorpe's ID: Genus Megacraspedus, a member of Twirler Moths (Family Gelechiidae)
Added on August 15, 2022
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Orange Caterpillar Parasitoid Wasp (Netelia producta)

Observer

flossiepip

Date

July 22, 2022 08:31 PM NZST
Ophion - Photo (c) Jenn Forman Orth, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Genus Ophion, a member of Short-tailed Ichneumonid Wasps (Subfamily Ophioninae)
Added on August 15, 2022
Maverick

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Kanuka Looper (Poecilasthena schistaria)

Observer

flossiepip

Date

August 14, 2022 12:46 AM NZST
Kanuka Looper - Photo (c) Landcare Research New Zealand Ltd., some rights reserved (CC BY)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Kanuka Looper (Poecilasthena schistaria)
Added on August 15, 2022
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Fuller's Rose Weevil (Pantomorus cervinus)

Observer

flossiepip

Date

July 11, 2022 01:49 AM NZST
Fuller's Rose Weevil - Photo (c) Mike Quinn, Austin, TX, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Mike Quinn, Austin, TX
stephen_thorpe's ID: Fuller's Rose Weevil (Pantomorus cervinus)
Added on August 15, 2022
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Nodding Thistle Receptacle Weevil (Rhinocyllus conicus)

Observer

flossiepip

Date

June 10, 2022 12:04 AM NZST
Nodding Thistle Receptacle Weevil - Photo (c) Mike Quinn, Austin, TX, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Mike Quinn, Austin, TX
stephen_thorpe's ID: Nodding Thistle Receptacle Weevil (Rhinocyllus conicus)
Added on August 15, 2022
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Observer

predomalpha

Date

October 1, 2019 03:36 AM NZDT

Description

Alive, under rocks in Ngapipi Estuary.

Ophiactis resiliens - Photo (c) Blair Patullo, some rights reserved (CC BY)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Ophiactis resiliens, a member of Amphilepididans (Order Amphilepidida)
Added on August 15, 2022
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Kawakawa Looper (Cleora scriptaria)

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

August 13, 2022 12:32 PM NZST
Kawakawa Looper - Photo (c) Possums' End, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Possums' End
stephen_thorpe's ID: Kawakawa Looper (Cleora scriptaria)
Added on August 15, 2022
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Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

August 14, 2022 03:26 PM NZST
Megadromus capito - Photo (c) Landcare Research New Zealand Ltd., some rights reserved (CC BY)
stephen_thorpe's ID: Megadromus capito, a member of Woodland Ground Beetles (Tribe Pterostichini)
Added on August 15, 2022
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Observer

bythepark

Date

August 15, 2022 08:48 AM NZST
Lepidoscia heliochares - Photo (c) Steve Kerr, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Steve Kerr
stephen_thorpe's ID: Lepidoscia heliochares, a member of Bagworm Moths (Family Psychidae)
Added on August 15, 2022
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Chusan Palm (Trachycarpus fortunei)

Observer

dudley2022

Date

August 15, 2022 08:44 AM NZST
Chusan Palm - Photo (c) Dr. Michael P. Braun, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Dr. Michael P. Braun
stephen_thorpe's ID: Chusan Palm (Trachycarpus fortunei)
Added on August 14, 2022
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Cockroaches and Termites (Order Blattodea)

Observer

commoncopper

Date

August 7, 2022 10:01 PM NZST

Description

Juvenile?

Balta - Photo (c) Stephen Thorpe, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Stephen Thorpe
stephen_thorpe's ID: Genus Balta, a member of Wood Cockroaches (Family Ectobiidae)
Added on August 14, 2022
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Barnacle Lichens (Genus Thelotrema)

Observer

seahare123

Date

August 13, 2022 01:24 PM NZST

Description

Strange solid <5mm wide bumps found on bark on ground.
Could it be lichen?

Barnacle Lichens - Photo (c) Ian Bryson, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Ian Bryson
stephen_thorpe's ID: Barnacle Lichens (Genus Thelotrema)
Added on August 14, 2022
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Pixie Cap (Acianthus sinclairii)

Observer

taylor_dc

Date

August 14, 2022 04:43 PM NZST
Pixie Cap - Photo (c) Mike Lusk, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Mike Lusk
stephen_thorpe's ID: Pixie Cap (Acianthus sinclairii)
Added on August 14, 2022
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New Zealand Giant Centipede (Cormocephalus rubriceps)

Observer

taylor_dc

Date

August 14, 2022 10:14 PM NZST
New Zealand Giant Centipede - Photo (c) Tom, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Tom
stephen_thorpe's ID: New Zealand Giant Centipede (Cormocephalus rubriceps)
Added on August 14, 2022
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Observer

sdjbrown

Date

March 6, 2022 03:58 PM +13
Paralepidonotus ampulliferus - Photo (c) Shaunak Modi, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), uploaded by Shaunak Modi
stephen_thorpe's ID: Paralepidonotus ampulliferus, a member of Scaleworms (Family Polynoidae)
Added on August 14, 2022
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Observer

skinkysam

Date

August 14, 2022 10:47 AM NZST

Description

Handled with love and care while getting them off my jacket

Scolopterus aequus - Photo (c) Maurice, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Maurice
stephen_thorpe's ID: Scolopterus aequus, a member of True Weevils (Family Curculionidae)
Added on August 14, 2022
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Stink Bugs, Shield Bugs, and Allies (Superfamily Pentatomoidea)

Observer

househopper_jr

Date

August 13, 2022 03:42 PM NZST

Description

ID for shield bug nymph only

Stink Bugs, Shield Bugs, and Allies - Photo (c) Alan Manson, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Alan Manson
stephen_thorpe's ID: Stink Bugs, Shield Bugs, and Allies (Superfamily Pentatomoidea)
Added on August 14, 2022
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What

Life

Observer

gigacat

Date

August 2022

Description

When taking the photos I thought that was some kind of small critter. But now the photos make me wonder if it is a creature at all.

Life - Photo (c) Natalie McNear, all rights reserved, uploaded by Natalie McNear
stephen_thorpe's ID: Life
Added on August 14, 2022
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