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ianmcmillan

Date

December 13, 2014 09:24 PM AEST

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What

Bee-mimic Robber Flies (Genus Laphria)

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kim_lapere

Date

November 10, 2022 10:07 AM AWST

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greyone

Date

November 2, 2022 11:58 AM AEDT

Description

1 image is of it alive + on a wall, the other image of it dead + point-mounted.

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What

House Flies and Allies (Family Muscidae)

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steve_kerr

Date

November 16, 2012

Description

Possibly genus Idiohelina ?

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What

Schizophoran Flies (Zoosection Schizophora)

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rhondabillington

Date

November 17, 2022 01:34 PM NZDT

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What

House Flies and Allies (Family Muscidae)

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steve_kerr

Date

December 28, 2017 11:25 AM NZDT

Description

Muscoidea: Muscidae: Idiohelina sp. ?

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What

House Flies and Allies (Family Muscidae)

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steve_kerr

Date

November 28, 2019

Description

female, 8 mm

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stephen_thorpe

Date

November 4, 2022 11:09 AM NZDT

Description

Taunton Terrace Reserve, Blockhouse Bay, Auckland. Coastal forest.

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commoncopper

Date

October 30, 2022 04:20 PM NZDT

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What

Limoniid Crane Flies (Family Limoniidae)

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splish

Date

October 2022

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What

Fig Longhorn Beetle (Xylotoles griseus)

Date

November 21, 2018

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f_martoni

Date

October 18, 2022 01:44 PM +12

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What

Lantana Lace Bug (Teleonemia scrupulosa)

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f_martoni

Date

October 21, 2022 09:30 AM +12

Description

On Lantana

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f_martoni

Date

October 23, 2022 11:23 AM +12

Description

Feeding on mushroom

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f_martoni

Date

October 19, 2022 04:16 PM +12

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What

True Bugs (Suborder Heteroptera)

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f_martoni

Date

October 18, 2022 01:09 PM +12

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f_martoni

Date

October 17, 2022 11:05 PM +12

Place

Mount Pitt (Google, OSM)

Description

Very hard to take photos of. About 1mm in length, moving relatively fast..

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f_martoni

Date

October 16, 2022 09:48 AM +12

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f_martoni

Date

October 15, 2022 04:39 PM +12

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f_martoni

Date

October 13, 2022 10:20 PM +12

Description

Tentative ID.
Body size (without antennae) about 3mm

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f_martoni

Date

October 14, 2022 08:23 PM +12

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steve_kerr

Date

January 7, 2021

Description

5.5 mm

caught by James Tweed

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wendyjwhite

Date

August 19, 2022 08:57 PM NZST

Description

No scale in photo, but this insects body would have been about 2cm long.

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What

Flat-faced Longhorn Beetles (Subfamily Lamiinae)

Date

August 23, 2022 07:48 PM NZST

Description

Guess

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What

Lemon Tree Borer (Oemona hirta)

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rubenmita

Date

April 3, 2022 11:36 AM NZST

Description

Parasitised with a fungus

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What

Lemon Tree Borer (Oemona hirta)

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petaimmaca68

Date

January 31, 2022 12:53 PM NZDT

Description

The beetle, about 18 mm long.

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tyson_ehlers

Date

August 4, 2022 02:44 PM PDT

Description

Synnemata: arising from whole host, erect, cylindrical, tapering to a pointed tip, greyish white, 0.8-1.9x0.2-4.2 mm. Hyphae hyaline, smooth (?), septate, averaging 3 um. Conidiopohores greenish-white to pale green; conidial head wedge-shaped, hemispherical, arising from a swollen vesicle (8.5-13.3x6.7-7.2). Metulae: broadly cylindric-obovoid, 7.9-9.5x3-3.6. Philiades: narrowly clavate to subcylindrical, smooth, hyaline, 8.4-10.2x2.5-3.9. Conidia: bacilliform, sometimes ellipsoidal, 3.8-5.3 x 1.2-2.2

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peter_t_ruehr

Date

November 18, 2019 08:31 PM CET

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alexanderrehbein

Date

June 21, 2022 12:07 PM -04

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What

Limoniid Crane Flies (Family Limoniidae)

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juju98

Date

May 16, 2018 01:29 PM +11

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caddisflyguy

Date

February 13, 2015

Description

A couple of specimens were collected in my emergence trap in the Tukituki River. I presume they are aquatic, but since Diptera are out of my expertise any help would be appreciated (I know they are not Chironomidae, but that's the limit of my knowledge).

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What

Bee-mimic Robber Flies (Genus Laphria)

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roamingrosey

Date

March 13, 2022 07:23 AM AEST

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crazybirdman

Date

January 21, 2022 04:21 PM AEST

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bodey

Date

January 24, 2022 10:56 AM AEDT

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rogstanden

Date

April 9, 2022 07:26 PM AEST

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dianneat

Date

January 12, 2022 09:10 AM AEDT

Description

Has caught and feasting on a bee, hitched a ride on end of golf driver in bag!!

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poppyhill

Date

January 12, 2022 09:49 PM +11

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elusiveorchids

Date

January 13, 2022 03:11 PM AEDT

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elusiveorchids

Date

January 13, 2022 02:08 PM AEDT

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regnans

Date

November 18, 2021 10:25 AM AEDT

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antoncitizen

Date

January 19, 2022 07:33 PM +11

Description

Captured a Vine Hopper

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jordanrae

Date

January 2022

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elusiveorchids

Date

January 20, 2022 12:08 PM AEDT

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stanley8m

Date

January 15, 2022 12:07 PM AEDT

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caesia

Date

January 2022

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jeneberon

Date

January 2022

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reiner

Date

December 15, 2021 04:30 PM AEDT

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ladydawn

Date

January 3, 2022 10:23 AM AEDT

Description

With prey

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reiner

Date

December 23, 2021 04:26 PM AEDT

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iandb

Date

December 27, 2021 05:09 PM AEDT

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saltmarshsteve

Date

January 2, 2022 03:09 PM ACDT

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sam_michael49

Date

January 4, 2022 01:46 PM AEDT

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suzieandjim

Date

March 19, 2022 11:33 AM +11

Description

Not sure what is happening here

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bushbandit

Date

March 24, 2022 05:06 PM AEDT

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ryan_nz

Date

January 14, 2021 12:51 PM +13

Description

Brief encounter (one photograph) before it very quickly departed.

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jennysaito

Date

October 1, 2021 03:38 PM NZDT

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jennysaito

Date

October 1, 2021 04:57 PM NZDT

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ryan_nz

Date

April 17, 2022

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jplchen

Date

December 6, 2019 05:00 PM NZDT

Description

Malaise trap, in ethanol

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What

Pug Moths & Allies (Tribe Eupitheciini)

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possumsend

Date

January 31, 2021 11:08 AM NZDT

Description

Drawn to light at 1200m. Maybe P. lunata?

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federico_latini

Date

October 23, 2020 10:11 PM SAST

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aalbertrebergen

Date

December 26, 2021 10:50 PM NZDT

Description

On one of my Olearia hectorii...

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What

Bee-mimic Robber Flies (Genus Laphria)

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triplett

Date

January 2, 2022 10:53 AM AEDT

Description

about 10mm long

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heidi_q

Date

March 21, 2022 12:39 PM NZDT

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What

Flat-faced Longhorn Beetles (Subfamily Lamiinae)

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househopper_jr

Date

April 18, 2022 12:44 PM NZST

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grey

Date

April 19, 2022 05:21 PM NZST

Description

Pupae (2) found inside a rotting branch of Chatham Island Akeake (Olearia traversiorum) were placed in a glass jar with some of the substrate material they were living in. Within 2-3 days adult crane flies hatched from both pupae (photos 4-6). The last 2 photos show an empty pupal case.

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steve_kerr

Date

December 14, 2021

Description

Found by Cherry Laurenson
Collected by William Brockelsby and Eric Edwards

brachypterous male
length (excl. antennae) 15 mm

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valryr

Date

December 17, 2013 10:28 AM AEST

Description

Female observed laying eggs in soil of lower Forest.

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What

Bee-mimic Robber Flies (Genus Laphria)

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lek

Date

January 1, 2014

Description

A fly perched on a leaf, in a nature reserve.

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cemoneellen

Date

May 22, 2021 12:00 PM AEST

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naturewatchwidow

Date

February 4, 2022 11:51 AM NZDT

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dr_bug_lady

Date

January 26, 2022 12:26 PM NZDT

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richardyank

Date

October 1, 2019 07:50 AM EDT

Description

Tiny (5mm or less) robber fly at Weda Pass, Halmahera, Indonesia

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jarrah3000

Date

September 29, 2020 09:46 AM AEST

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What

Bee-mimic Robber Flies (Genus Laphria)

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rattyexplores

Date

January 29, 2021 10:58 AM AEST

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simono

Date

January 12, 2021 09:10 AM AWST

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Date

April 8, 2022 09:41 PM NZST

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joedillon

Date

April 1, 2022 08:32 PM NZDT

Description

A winged male and its flightless mate.

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What

Bee-mimic Robber Flies (Genus Laphria)

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johneichler

Date

February 20, 2020 09:57 AM AEDT

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What

Bee-mimic Robber Flies (Genus Laphria)

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simono

Date

April 2, 2020 08:20 AM AWST

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tony_d

Date

January 16, 2017 01:26 PM AEDT

Description

Ommatius cf. pilosus

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dave_holland

Date

March 9, 2022 09:12 PM NZDT

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aretah

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sotnik_on

Date

July 3, 2017 02:53 PM UTC

Description

на подлеске

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sotnik_on

Date

July 1, 2017 02:58 PM UTC

Description

на подлеске

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What

Bee-mimic Robber Flies (Genus Laphria)

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michaelskvarla

Date

December 16, 2017 05:59 PM EST

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pjpitcher

Date

January 31, 2021 04:21 PM ACST

Description

Asilinae

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What

Bee-mimic Robber Flies (Genus Laphria)

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alisonpearson

Date

December 2020

Description

At the white night lights set up to attract moths. 12mm long.

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What

Bee-mimic Robber Flies (Genus Laphria)

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elusiveorchids

Date

December 14, 2021 12:03 PM AEDT

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simono

Date

March 16, 2022 02:32 PM AWST

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strewick

Date

February 11, 2016 03:22 PM NZDT

Description

Judging by song recordings: This species has much slower call. See Rentz 1996 Grasshopper country.

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ecoman

Date

January 31, 2022 10:54 PM NZDT

Description

Mercury vapour light at Boyle River Lodge

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wingspanner

Date

December 29, 2020 08:33 AM AEDT

Description

Pair mating - noticed flying as one, female going backwards.

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What

Tropical House Cricket (Gryllodes sigillatus)

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nhudson

Date

March 22, 2022 11:02 AM NZDT

Description

Found near dead indoors.

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c_hutton

Date

November 13, 2019 11:22 AM EST

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marcel-silvius

Date

February 10, 2022 09:17 PM WIB

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johneichler

Date

February 27, 2017

Description

Unidentified LHI Robber Fly 2

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johneichler

Date

February 28, 2017

Description

Unidentified LHI Robber Fly 1 mating

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What

Bee-mimic Robber Flies (Genus Laphria)

Observer

jane508

Date

September 26, 2020 11:28 AM AEST