Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

aballance

Date

May 23, 2019 09:13 AM NZST

Description

large numbers of Turritopsis rubra (IDed by Dennis Gordon at NIWA) in Chaffer's marina

Turritopsis rubra - Photo (c) Tony Wills, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
tangatawhenua's ID: Turritopsis rubra, a member of Athecate Hydroids (Order Anthoathecata)
Added on May 25, 2019. 1 Person agrees, 0 disagree

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

New Zealand Flax Phormium tenax

Date

May 22, 2019 12:57 PM NZST

Description

Prunings from roadside or pathside, found at base of tanekaha in the more diverse wild regen at top of streambank. Moved here where there is more space to spread them out and they are not smothering any existing vegetation, and because they look less out of place here near on mostly-bare earth

New Zealand Flax - Photo (c) Fabián Montojo, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
tangatawhenua's ID: New Zealand Flax (Phormium tenax)
Added on May 25, 2019. 1 Person agrees, 0 disagree

Photos / Sounds

Observer

kate366

Date

May 23, 2019 12:19 PM NZST

Description

Hypholoma sp?

Hypholoma - Photo (c) Didier, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
tangatawhenua's ID: Genus Hypholoma, a member of Gilled Mushrooms (Order Agaricales)
Added on May 25, 2019. 2 People agree, 0 disagree
Fungi

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Fungi Including Lichens Kingdom Fungi

Observer

kate366

Date

May 23, 2019 12:10 PM NZST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Bully Gobiomorphus cotidianus

Observer

bronhooper

Date

May 24, 2019 10:14 AM NZST
Ray-finned Fishes - Photo (c) Jenny, some rights reserved (CC BY)
tangatawhenua's ID: Ray-finned Fishes (Class Actinopterygii)
Added on May 25, 2019. 2 People agree, 0 disagree

Photos / Sounds

Observer

nsingers

Date

May 24, 2019 11:30 AM NZST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 24, 2019 10:57 AM NZST
Heteroscleromorpha - Photo (c) Martina Milanese, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
tangatawhenua's ID: Subclass Heteroscleromorpha, a member of Demosponges (Class Demospongiae)
Added on May 25, 2019. 0 People agree, 1 disagrees

Photos / Sounds

What

Oyster Borer Haustrum scobina

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 24, 2019 11:05 AM NZST

Description

Under water in a small rock pool.

Oyster Borer - Photo (c) Lisa Bennett, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tangatawhenua's ID: Oyster Borer (Haustrum scobina)
Added on May 25, 2019. 2 People agree, 0 disagree

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 24, 2019 11:15 AM NZST
Heteroscleromorpha - Photo (c) Martina Milanese, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
tangatawhenua's ID: Subclass Heteroscleromorpha, a member of Demosponges (Class Demospongiae)
Added on May 25, 2019. 1 Person agrees, 0 disagree

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Paradise Shelduck Tadorna variegata

Observer

p_doyle

Date

May 25, 2019 12:30 PM NZST

Description

Two males, which have been sighted multiple times here. One appears to have an injured foot, which I informed DOC about.

Paradise Shelduck - Photo (c) ken, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
tangatawhenua's ID: Paradise Shelduck (Tadorna variegata)
Added on May 25, 2019. 1 Person agrees, 0 disagree
Birds

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Birds Class Aves

Observer

scotty2017

Date

May 15, 2017 03:54 PM NZST

Description

sorry for poor photo quality can anyone identify

Birds - Photo (c) Kenny P., some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tangatawhenua's ID: Birds (Class Aves)
Added on May 20, 2019.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Crabs, Lobsters, and Allies Suborder Pleocyemata

Date

the past

Description

Location not exact, found on Blumine island.

True Crabs - Photo (c) Jon Sullivan, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tangatawhenua's ID: True Crabs (Infraorder Brachyura)
Added on May 20, 2019. 3 People agree, 0 disagree

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Crabs, Lobsters, and Allies Suborder Pleocyemata

Date

the past

Description

Location not exact, found on Blumine island.

Decapods - Photo (c) Ethan Ableman, some rights reserved (CC BY)
tangatawhenua's ID: Decapods (Order Decapoda)
Added on May 20, 2019. 3 People agree, 0 disagree

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Sydney Octopus Octopus tetricus

Date

May 18, 2019 12:39 PM NZST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

oaag1993

Date

May 16, 2019 05:10 PM NZST

Description

Growing in gumland scrub around Lake Ohia, Northland.

Dracophyllum lessonianum - Photo (c) tangatawhenua, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by tangatawhenua
tangatawhenua's ID: Dracophyllum lessonianum, a member of Styphelias and Allies (Subfamily Styphelioideae)
Added on May 19, 2019. 2 People agree, 0 disagree

Photos / Sounds

What

Taupata Coprosma repens

Observer

brittanymathias

Date

May 11, 2019 12:35 PM NZST
Taupata - Photo (c) John Tann, some rights reserved (CC BY)
tangatawhenua's ID: Taupata (Coprosma repens)
Added on May 15, 2019. 1 Person agrees, 1 disagrees

Photos / Sounds

What

Selliera Selliera radicans

Observer

arnim

Date

May 11, 2019 09:18 AM NZST

Description

The little red sprouts between the Remuremu are probably Oxybasis ambigua shoots, since there's lots in the area.

Selliera - Photo (c) Jon Sullivan, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tangatawhenua's ID: Selliera (Selliera radicans)
Added on May 15, 2019. 1 Person agrees, 0 disagree

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sea Rocket Cakile maritima

Observer

simonnicholas

Date

May 11, 2019 01:36 PM NZST
Sea Rocket - Photo (c) Arturo, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
tangatawhenua's ID: Sea Rocket (Cakile maritima)
Added on May 15, 2019. 1 Person agrees, 2 disagree

Photos / Sounds

Observer

arnim

Date

May 11, 2019 08:28 AM NZST
Selliera rotundifolia - Photo (c) Pat Enright, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tangatawhenua's ID: Selliera rotundifolia, a member of Fanflower Family (Family Goodeniaceae)
Added on May 15, 2019. 1 Person agrees, 0 disagree

Photos / Sounds

What

Wild Carrot Daucus carota

Date

April 23, 2019 03:05 PM NZST

Description

herbicide spraying of edge of mown kikuyu has killed the kikuyu at the outer edge of this planting of harakeke. A few unrooted or superficially rooted runners of kikuyu were easily uplifted, to prevent their further invasion

Wild Carrot - Photo (c) harum.koh, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by harum.koh
tangatawhenua's ID: Wild Carrot (Daucus carota)
Added on May 15, 2019. 1 Person agrees, 0 disagree

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Kikuyu Grass Pennisetum clandestinum

Date

April 23, 2019 03:04 PM NZST

Description

mown margin previously herbicide-sprayed, now with wildflowers growing among planted harakeke

Kikuyu Grass - Photo (c) Harry Rose, Macleay Grass Man, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
tangatawhenua's ID: Kikuyu Grass (Pennisetum clandestinum)
Added on May 15, 2019. 1 Person agrees, 0 disagree

Photos / Sounds

What

Woodlice and Pillbugs Suborder Oniscidea

Observer

radicalroach

Date

May 2, 2019 09:50 PM AEST

Description

Sighting and photos (c) radicalroach.
Field Notes - Woodlice spotted grazing on a fence post (next to a big leopard slug)

Woodlice and Pillbugs - Photo (c) Mick Talbot, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
tangatawhenua's ID: Woodlice and Pillbugs (Suborder Oniscidea)
Added on May 15, 2019.
Plants

Photos / Sounds

What

Plants Kingdom Plantae

Observer

guigus60

Date

May 12, 2019 04:55 PM NZST
Plants - Photo (c) Jon Sullivan, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tangatawhenua's ID: Plants (Kingdom Plantae)
Added on May 15, 2019.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

meow

Date

May 13, 2019 04:55 PM AEST

Description

Sighting and photos (c) meow.

Aplysia - Photo (c) Aleta Rodriguez, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
tangatawhenua's ID: Genus Aplysia, a member of Sea Hares (Family Aplysiidae)
Added on May 15, 2019. 3 People agree, 1 disagrees

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

New Zealand Flax Phormium tenax

Observer

quintin1

Date

May 14, 2019 02:12 PM NZST
New Zealand Flax - Photo (c) Fabián Montojo, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
tangatawhenua's ID: New Zealand Flax (Phormium tenax)
Added on May 15, 2019. 2 People agree, 1 disagrees

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Totara Podocarpus totara

Observer

paremata3

Date

May 6, 2015 11:12 AM NZST
Totara - Photo (c) Tony Foster, some rights reserved (CC BY-ND)
tangatawhenua's ID: Totara (Podocarpus totara)
Added on May 15, 2019. 1 Person agrees, 0 disagree

Photos / Sounds

Observer

questagame

Date

May 14, 2019 11:53 AM AEST

Description

Sighting and photos (c) butterfly1.

Common Land Snails and Slugs - Photo (c) Claudio Alejandro Maureira Rosales, all rights reserved
tangatawhenua's ID: Common Land Snails and Slugs (Order Stylommatophora)
Added on May 14, 2019. 2 People agree, 1 disagrees

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

New Zealand Flax Phormium tenax

Observer

pjbnzl

Date

May 14, 2019 02:12 PM NZST
New Zealand Flax - Photo (c) Fabián Montojo, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
tangatawhenua's ID: New Zealand Flax (Phormium tenax)
Added on May 14, 2019. 1 Person agrees, 1 disagrees

Photos / Sounds

What

Fly Agaric Amanita muscaria

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

May 14, 2019 02:28 PM NZST

Description

Growing under kanuka and other planted natives by an estuary. No sign of exotic pines, but they could've been at the location previously.

Fly Agaric - Photo (c) Marc-André Jung, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
tangatawhenua's ID: Fly Agaric (Amanita muscaria)
Added on May 14, 2019. 1 Person agrees, 0 disagree

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Iron Crab Ozius deplanatus

Observer

waitara_high

Date

May 14, 2019 11:21 AM NZST
Iron Crab - Photo (c) Simon Nicholas, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tangatawhenua's ID: Iron Crab (Ozius deplanatus)
Added on May 14, 2019. 2 People agree, 0 disagree

Stats

  • 12146