The good the bad the scary. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/ The good the bad the scary. Butterfly Yellow admiral butterfly (Vanessa itea) Native 40mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=120448645 120448645 Butterfly Red admiral butterfly (Vanessa gonerilla) Native 50mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=112773361 112773361 Butterfly Monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) Self introduced !880's 100mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=114779896 114779896 Butterfly White butterfly (Pieris rapae) Female Introduced 1930 40mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150491632 150491632 Butterfly White butterfly (Pieris rapae) Male Introduced 1930 40mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=166969285 166969285 Butterfly Common blue butterfly (Zizina labradus labradus) Self introduced 23mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177246239 177246239 Goldfinch European goldfinch (Carduelis carduelis) Introduced 1860's 125mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=145659433 145659433 Goldfinch European goldfinch (Carduelis carduelis) Feeding with House sparrows (Passer domesticus) Introduced 1860's 125mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=181836404 181836404 Swallow Fledgling Welcome swallow (Hirundo tahitica ssp neoxena) Self introduced from Australia 1950's 150mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=98616568 98616568 Swallow Welcome swallow (Hirundo tahitica ssp neoxena) Self introduced from Australia 1950's 150mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=185266912 185266912 Eastern rosella Eastern rosella (Platycercus eximius) Male Introduced 1920's 330mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=130605930 130605930 Eastern rosellas Eastern rosellas (Platycercus eximius) pair Male right Female left Introduced 1920's 330mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=130605931 130605931 Fantail New Zealand fantail (Rhipidura fuliginosa) Native 160mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=98616569 98616569 Fantail. New Zealand fantail (Rhipidura fuliginosa) Native 160mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=121273507 121273507 Fantail New Zealand fantail (Rhipidura fuliginosa) Native 160mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=181145182 181145182 Silvereye Silvereye (Zosterops lateralis) feeding on bromeliad (Billbergia nutans) flowers. Silvereye Self introduced from Australia..1856. 120mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=100252810 100252810 Silvereye Silvereye (Zosterops lateralis) Feeding on mandarin. Self introduced from Australia.1856 120mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=162404929 162404929 Kingfisher Sacred kingfisher (Todiramphus sanctus ssp. vagans) with fish Native 240mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=131301079 131301079 Kingfisher Sacred kingfisher (Todiramphus sanctus ssp. vagans) Native 240mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=98616571 98616571 Tuis Tuis (Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae) Native 300mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=131206337 131206337 Tui Tui (Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae) Native 300mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=131297053 131297053 Bellbird Bellbird (Anthornis melanura) Male Native 200mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=130673028 130673028 Thrush European song thrush (Turdus Philomelos) Introduced 1860's 230mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=98266146 98266146 Blackbirds European blackbird (Turdus merula) chicks in nest built in epiphyte (Astelia solandri) clump in my epiphytetree. Blackbird introduced 1860's Astelia native http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=99065529 99065529 Blackbird European blackbird (Turdus merula) Male Introduced 1860's 250mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=99604732 99604732 Blackbird Young leucistic European blackbird (Turdus merula) Introduced 1860's http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=110901103 110901103 Starlings European starling (Sturnus vulgaris) Introduced 1860's 210mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=130606646 130606646 Starlings European starling (Sturnus vulgaris) Introduced 1860's 210mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=139476441 139476441 Starlings European starling (Sturnus vulgaris) Introduced 1860's 210mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=99166898 99166898 Pigeon New Zealand pigeon (Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae) in kauri tree (Agathis australis) Pigeon native 510mm Kauri tree native http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=99166899 99166899 Pigeon New Zealand pigeon (Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae) Native 510mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=132714942 132714942 Pigeon New Zealand pigeon (Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae) Native 510mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=153616374 153616374 Sparrow House sparrow (Passer domesticus) Male Introduced 1860's 140mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=99166897 99166897 Myna Common myna (Acridotheres tristis) Introduced 1870 240mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=99278438 99278438 Pheasant Ring-necked pheasant (Phasianus Colchicus) Introduced 1840's 800mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=195048230 195048230 Pheasant Ring-necked pheasant (Phasianus colchicus) Introduced 1840's 800mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=195048231 195048231 Hedgehog West european hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus) Introduced 1900 250mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=113292285 113292285 Possum Brush tailed possum (Trichosurus vulpecula) Introduced 1837 Body length 580mm tail length 400mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=121437766 121437766 Possum Brush tailed possum (Trichosurus vulpeculaIntroduced 1837 Body length 580mm tail length 400mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=199345304 199345304 Rat Norway rat (Rattus norvegicus) Introduced 1790's by sealers and whalers Body length 200mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=122426132 122426132 Rat Young Norway rat (Rattus norvegicus) Introduced 1790's by sealers and whalers Body length 150mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167081609 167081609 Mouse House mouse (Mus musculus) Introduced 1790's by sealers and whalers. Body length 75mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172322298 172322298 Frog Australian green and golden bell frog (Litoria aurea) Introduced late 1860's 75mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=146408206 146408206 Frog Australian green and golden bell frog (Litoria aurea) Introduced late 1860's 75mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=148910072 148910072 Skink Australian rainbow skink (Lampropholis delicata) Introduced early 1960's 100mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=105481306 105481306 Skink Skink (Genus : Oligosoma) Native 70mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177403490 177403490 Skink Skink (Genus : Oligosoma) Native 100mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=181836405 181836405 Slugs Leaf veined slugs Native 40mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=103528013 103528013 Slug Leaf veined slug Native 40mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170094836 170094836 Slug Tiger slug (Limax maximus) Introduced 100mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=98302721 98302721 Slug and slater bug Tiger slug (Limax maximus) 100mm and slater bug (Porcellio scaber) 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169853369 169853369 Slug Yellow cellar slug (Limacus flavus) on cycad frond. Slug Introduced 1879 100mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=99631961 99631961 Slug and weta Auckland tree Weta (Hemideina thoracica) Male Native 55mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=98302722 98302722 Weta Auckland tree weta (Hemideina thoracica) Female Native 70mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=166912208 166912208 Spider Garden orb web spider (Eriophora pustulosa) Female Native 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=98302724 98302724 Spider Garden orb web spider (Eriophora pustulosa) Female Native 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=166850635 166850635 Spider Garden orb web spider (Eriophora pustulosa) Female Native 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167206935 167206935 Spider Garden orb web spider (Eriophora pustulosa) Female Native 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167206934 167206934 Spider Garden orb web spider (Eriophora pustulosa) Female Native 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=166850636 166850636 Spider Garden orb web spider (Eriophora pustulosa) Female Native 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=166850637 166850637 Spider Garden orb web spider (Eriophora pustulosa) Male Native 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=166850638 166850638 Spider with prey Garden orb web spider (Eriophora pustulosa) with Grassgrub beetle (Costelytra zealandica) Spider and beetle native http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=103677008 103677008 Spider with prey Garden orb web spider (Eriophora pustulosa) with a small species of cicada Spider and cicada native. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169724300 169724300 Spider Nursery web spider (Dolomedes minor) This one is not fully grown. Native 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171971090 171971090 Spider Nursery web spider (Dolomedes minor) Native 25mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=98302725 98302725 Spider Sheet web spider (Cambridgea foliata) Female Native 23mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=103804190 103804190 Spider Sheetweb spider (Cambridgea foliata) Male Native 20mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=153168302 153168302 Spider Sheetweb spider (Cambridgea foliata) Male Native 20mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=153716866 153716866 Spider Horizontal orb web spider (Leucauge dromedaria) Female Native 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=106354102 106354102 Spider Horizontal orb web spider (Leucauge dromedaria) Female Native 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174228206 174228206 Spider Banded tunnelweb spider (Hexathele hochstetteri) Female Native 20mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=98302731 98302731 Spider Banded tunnelweb (Hexathele hochstetteri) Female Native 20mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=98302732 98302732 Spider Banded tunnelweb (Hexathele hochstetteri) Male Native 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=132402352 132402352 Spider Vagrant spider (Genus : Uliodon) Male Native !5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=181288166 181288166 Spider Black house spider (Badumna insignis) Introduced 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=99157006 99157006 Spider black house spider (Badumna insignis) Introduced 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=188985301 188985301 Spider with prey Black house spider (Badumna insignis) with Wasp (Vespula sp) prey. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=188985302 188985302 Spider with prey Young Black house spider (Badumna insignis) with Green bottle blowfly prey http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=111901670 111901670 Spider with prey Black house spider (Badumna insignis) with European earwig (Forficula auricularia) Spider and earwig introduced http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=103677007 103677007 Spider Two spined spider (Poecilopachys australasia) Introduced 1970's 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=108504110 108504110 Spider Swift ground spider (Supunna picta) Introduced 1943 7mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=108138602 108138602 Cicada Little grass cicada (Kikihia kai) Native 25mm including wings http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=149038982 149038982 Cicada Little grass cicada (Kikihia kai) Native 25mm including wings http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=149038983 149038983 Cicada North island clay bank cicada (Notopsalta sericea) Native 25mm including wings http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=148521159 148521159 Cicada Chorus cicada (Amphipsalta zelandica) Native 40mm including wings http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150418191 150418191 Larval case Larval case of chorus cicada (Amphipsalta zelandica) Native 25mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=148053161 148053161 Passion vine hoppers Passion vine hoppers (Scolypopa australis) Adults and nymphs Introduced 1870's 10mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=98302739 98302739 Stick insect Smooth stick insect nymph (Clitarchus hookeri) Native 20mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170101227 170101227 Stick insect Smooth stick insect (Clitarchus hookeri) Female Native 90mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=98302740 98302740 Praying mantis New Zealand praying mantis (Orthodera novaezealandiae) Female Native 40mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=119546565 119546565 Praying mantis South African praying mantis (Miomantis caffra) Nymph (Brown form) Introduced 1978 30mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174123076 174123076 Praying mantis South African praying mantis (Miomantis caffra) Female Introduced 1978 45mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=102743883 102743883 Praying mantis South African praying mantis (Miomantis caffra) Male Introduced 1978 35mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=191116717 191116717 Praying mantis with prey South african praying mantis (Miomantis caffra) with fly prey. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=176057437 176057437 Slaters and slugs Slater bugs (Porcellio scaber) and slugs feeding on bromeliad (aechmea recurvata) flowers. Slaters 10mm and slugs 30mm introduced http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=99631960 99631960 Slater bug Slater bug (Porcellio scaber) Introduced 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167117741 167117741 Slater bug Slater bug (Family : Philosciidae) 7mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167124162 167124162 Spider Square ended crab spider (Genus : Sidymella) Native 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=176497189 176497189 Spider Square ended crab spider (Genus : Sidymella) . Native 7mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=100105355 100105355 Spider Flower spider (Diaea albomaculata) Native 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=120459165 120459165 Spider Flower spider (Diaea albomaculata) Native 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=165702558 165702558 Spider Flower spider (Diaea albomaculata) Native 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=166710499 166710499 Spider Flower spider (Diaea ambara) Native 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163809253 163809253 Spider Flower spider (Diaea ambara) Native 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=164304851 164304851 Spider Flower spider (Diaea ambara) Native 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=165037896 165037896 Spider Flower spider (Diaea ambara) Native 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=165039862 165039862 Spider Flower spider (Diaea ambara) Native 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=162478442 162478442 Bumble bee Bumble bee (Bombus terrestris) One of three species found in the north island. Introduced 1895-1906 25mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=138000305 138000305 Bumble bee Bumble bee (Bombus terrestris) One of three species found in the north island. Introduced 1895-1906 25mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=138000576 138000576 Bumble bee Bumble bee (Bombus ruderatus) One of three species found in the north island Introduced 1895-1906 30mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=103640332 103640332 Bumble bee Bumble bee (Bombus hortorum) One of three species found in the north island. Introduced.Established in the north island early 1970's 20mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147432300 147432300 Ladybird beetle Large spotted ladybird beetle (Harmonia conformis) Carnivorous feeds on aphids and mealy bugs. Introduced 7mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171818909 171818909 Ladybird beetle Antipodean ladybird beetle (Harmonia antipoda) Native 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171965545 171965545 Ladybird beetle Antipodean ladybird beetle (Harmonia antipoda) Native 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172713799 172713799 Ladybird beetle Fungus eating ladybird beetle (Illeis galbula) feeds on fungi and black mould. Introduced 1985 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=101135640 101135640 Ladybird beetle Eleven spotted ladybird beetle (Coccinella undecimpuncta) Carnivorous feeds on aphids and mealy bugs. Introduced 1874 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=105779663 105779663 Ladybird beetle Two spotted ladybird beetle (Adalia bipunctata) Carnivorous eats aphids. Introduced 1936 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=103883732 103883732 Ladybird beetle Two spotted ladybird beetle (Adalia bipunctata) colour variant Carnivorous eats aphids Introduced 1936 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178841264 178841264 Ladybird beetle Two spotted ladybird beetle (Adalia bipunctata) colour variant Carnivorous eats aphids Introduced 1936 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172053068 172053068 Ladybird beetle Mealy bug ladybird beetle (Cryptolaemus montrouzieri) Carnivorous eats mealy bugs. Introduced 1897 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=106343508 106343508 Ladybird beetle Mealy bug ladybird beetle (Cryptolaemus montrouzieri) Carnivorous eats mealy bugs. Introduced 1897 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=168762373 168762373 Ladybird beetle Steelblue ladybird beetle (Halmus chalybeus) carnivorous feeds on scale insects. Introduced 1899 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=101135642 101135642 Ladybird beetle Yellow shouldered ladybird beetle (Apolinus lividigaster) Carnivorous eats aphids Native 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=145027062 145027062 Ladybird beetle Cardinal ladybird beetle (Rodolia cardinalis) Introduced 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=148970127 148970127 Ladybird beetle Ladybird beetle (Genus : Rhyzobius) 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163211151 163211151 Ladybird beetle Ladybird beetle (Rhyzobius forestieri) 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=186437060 186437060 Ladybird beetle Ladybird beetle (Family : Coccinellidae) 2mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=183544533 183544533 Ladybird beetle Ladybird beetle (Scymnus loewii) Introduced 2mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=185164356 185164356 Ladybird beetle Ladybird beetle (Serangium maculigerum) Introduced 2mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=187483854 187483854 Soldier fly Garden soldier fly (Exaireta spiniger) Introduced 1900 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150488361 150488361 Soldier fly Australian soldier fly (Inopus rubriceps) Female Introduced 1930's 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=113165164 113165164 Soldier fly Australian soldier fly (Inopus rubriceps) Male Introduced 1930's 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172050787 172050787 Soldier fly American soldier fly (Hermetia illucens) Introduced 1956 20mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=120439622 120439622 Cockroach Gisborne cockroach (Drymaplaneta semivitta) Introduced early 1960's 35mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=101274078 101274078 Cockroach Gisborne cockroach (Drymaplaneta semivitta) Introduced early 1960's 35mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=176638980 176638980 Cockroach Winged native cockroach (Parellipsidion latipenne) Native 20mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=168891336 168891336 Cockroach Cockroach 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170094835 170094835 Bugs Green vegetable bug (Nezara viridula) nymphs Introduced 1944 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171960066 171960066 Bug Green vegetable bug (Nezara viridula) nymph Introduced 1944 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=101274079 101274079 Bugs Green vegetable bugs (Nezara viridula) on asparagus berry. Introduced 1944 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=113099578 113099578 Bug Green vegetable bug (Nezara viridula) Introduced 1944 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163494245 163494245 Bug Green vegetable bug (Nezara viridula) Adult in cold weather Introduced 1944 !5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=182311055 182311055 Bug Green potato bug (cuspicona simplex) 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163218419 163218419 Bug Sheild bug (Oncacontias) nymph Native 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171960065 171960065 Bug Forest sheild bug (Oncacontias vittatus) Native 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167200773 167200773 Bug Acantholybas brunneus Introduced 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=187148398 187148398 Bug Acantholybas brunneus Introduced !0mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=196921049 196921049 Bug Seed bug (Family : Lygaeidae) 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172010145 172010145 Bug Australian crop mirid bug (Sidnia kinbergi) 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=120459164 120459164 Bug Bug (Family ; Miridae) 6mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169791287 169791287 Bug Bug (Genus : Remaudiereana) 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167333274 167333274 Bug Bug (Family : Miridae) 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169798527 169798527 Bug Bug (Genus : Phopalimoirpha) 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=185230697 185230697 Bug Bug (Stizocephalus brevirostris) 2mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=185232711 185232711 Bug Seed bug (Dieuches notatus) 7mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175486347 175486347 Bug Slender crop mirid bug (Stenotus binotatus) Introduced 7mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171416090 171416090 Bug Damsel bug (Genus : Nabis) 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174224737 174224737 Damsel bug Damsel bug (Genus: Nabis) 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=112464953 112464953 Bug Mirid bug (Tribe : Stenodemini) 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171761401 171761401 Jumping spider Bronze aussie jumping spider (Helpis minitabunda) Male Introduced 1972 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=112449197 112449197 Jumping spider Bronze aussie jumping spider (Helpis minitabunda) Male Introduced 1972 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169435472 169435472 Jumping spider Bronze aussie jumping spider (Helpis minitabunda) Female Introduced 1972 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=104044140 104044140 Spider with prey Bronze aussie jumping spider (Helpis minitabunda) female preying on a male of the same species. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172044961 172044961 Spider with prey Bronze aussie jumping spider (Helpis minitubunda) with fly prey. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172050786 172050786 Spider with prey Bronze aussie jumping spider (Helpis minitubunda) with passion vine hopper (Scolypopa australis) prey http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174554041 174554041 Jumping spider Polka dot jumping spider (Opisthoncus polyphemus) Male Introduced 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=149120020 149120020 Jumping spider Polka dot jumping spider (Opisthoncus polyphemus) Male Introduced 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=109419305 109419305 Jumping spider Polka dot jumping spider (Opisthoncus polyphemus) Female Introduced 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=149121234 149121234 Spider with prey Polka dot jumping spider (Opisthoncus polyphemus) with fly prey http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=111885584 111885584 Spider with prey Polka dot jumping spider (Opisthoncus polyphemus) with beetle prey http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=103783293 103783293 Spider with prey Polka dot jumping spider (Opisthoncus polyphemus) with fly prey http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=113198930 113198930 Spider with prey Polka dot jumping spider (Opisthoncus polyphemus) preying on another female of the same species. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=164312433 164312433 Spider with prey Polka dot jumping spider (Opisthoncus polyphemus) with Green long legged fly prey http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167559627 167559627 Spider with prey Polka dot jumping spider (Opisthoncus polyphemus) with fly prey. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=168234431 168234431 Jumping spider Flattened jumping spider (Genus : Holoplatys) Native 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=99767155 99767155 Jumping spider Flattened jumping spider (Genus : Holoplatys) Native 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167460507 167460507 Jumping spider House hopper jumping spider (Hypoblemum albovittatum) Male Introduced 6mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=164245459 164245459 Jumping spider House hopper jumping spider (Hypoblemum albovittatum) Male Introduced 6mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167203555 167203555 Jumping spider House hopper jumping spider (Hypoblemum albovittatum) Female Introduced 6mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=149273632 149273632 Jumping spider Jumping spider Female 6mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167334789 167334789 Jumping spider Black headed jumping spider (Trite planiceps) Male Native 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=111909818 111909818 Jumping spider Black headed jumping spider (Trite planiceps) Female Native 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=148047145 148047145 Spider with prey Black headed jumping spider (Trite planiceps) with Ichnuemon wasp (Xanthrocryptus novozealandicus) prey http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=149034422 149034422 Jumping spider Golden brown jumping spider (Trite auricoma) Male Native 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=153107198 153107198 Jumping spider Golden brown jumping spider (Trite auricoma) female Native 7mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175637088 175637088 Jumping spider Jumping spider 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171818908 171818908 Jumping spider Jumping spider 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175550924 175550924 Fly Green long-legged fly (Austrosciapus proximus) Predatory feeds on small insects Native 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=113796101 113796101 Fly Green long-legged fly (Austrosciapus proximus) Predatory feeds on small insects Native 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=123026477 123026477 Fly Green long-legged fly (Parentia malitiosa) Predatory feeds on small insects.Note aphids bottom right. Native 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=106122605 106122605 Fly Green long-legged fly (Parentia malitiosa) Predatory feeds on small insects. Native 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169791956 169791956 Fly Green long-legged fly (Genus : Parentia) Native 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=106122606 106122606 Fly Green long-legged fly (Genus : Parentia) Native 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=123026476 123026476 Fly with prey Green long-legged fly with mite prey. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169792684 169792684 Fly Australian leafroller tachinid fly (Trigonospila brevifacies) Lays eggs on leaf roller caterpillars. Introduced 1967-1973 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=100500268 100500268 Fly Narsissus bulb fly (Merodon equestris) on lawn daisy (Bellis perennis).This fly is a bumble bee mimic but it is half the size of a bumble bee. Introduced 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=101402614 101402614 Fly Narsissus bulb fly (Merodon equestris) This fly is a bumble bee mimic but it is half the size of a bumble bee. Introduced !2mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=129471717 129471717 Blowfly Brown blow fly (Calliphora stygia) Introduced 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=103774563 103774563 Blowfly Green bottle blowfly (Lucilia sp) Introduced 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150500155 150500155 Blowfly Blue bottle blowfly (Calliphora vicina) Introduced 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=105031862 105031862 Blowfly Blue blowfly Native 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174874789 174874789 Blowfly Blue blowfly Native 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175871366 175871366 Dung fly Striped dung fly (Oxysarcodexia varia) Introduced 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154226990 154226990 Flesh fly European flesh fly (Jantia crassipalpis) Introduced 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=113721897 113721897 Cluster fly Cluster fly (Pollenia pseudorudis) Introduced early 1980's 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=103057640 103057640 Cluster fly Cluster fly (pollenia pseudorudis) Introduced early 1980's 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=168866296 168866296 Huhu beetle Huhu beetle (Prionoplus reticularis) New Zealands largest longhorn beetle Native 40mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=142281789 142281789 Beetle Longhorn beetle (Didymocantha sublineata) Native 23mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=103889438 103889438 Beetle Longhorn beetle (Didymocantha obliqua) Introduced 20mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172942636 172942636 Beetle Lemon tree borer (Oemona hirta) 25mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=195781569 195781569 Beetle Speckled longhorn beetle (Xuthodes punctipennis) Native 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=112230956 112230956 Beetle Velvet eucalypt longhorn beetle (Tessaromma undatum) Introduced 1904 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=136526823 136526823 Beetle Variegated longhorn beetle (Coptomma variegatum) Native 25mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=149775571 149775571 Beetle Longhorn beetle (Coptomma sulcatum) Native 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170052168 170052168 Beetle Wattle longhorn beetle (Bethelium signiferum) Introduced 1840's 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=149125850 149125850 Beetle Longhorn beetle (Xylotoles griseus) 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163402139 163402139 Beetle Longhorn beetle (Xylotoles laetus) 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171824933 171824933 Beetle Kanuka longhorn beetle (Ochrocydus huttoni) Native 35mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163666620 163666620 Beetle Longhorn beetle (Genus : Hybolasius) 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167120446 167120446 Beetle Longhorn beetle (Polyacanthia flavipes) Native 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175519899 175519899 Beetle Flower longhorn beetle (Zorion guttigerum) Native 8mm and white fly (Trialeurodes vaporariorum) Introduced 2mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=106594889 106594889 Beetle Flower longhorn beetle (Zorion guttigerum) Native 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=149860652 149860652 Wasp Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) Queen Introduced 1970's 20mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=164793367 164793367 Wasp Common wasp (Vespula vulgaris)Worker. Introduced 1970's 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=113094633 113094633 Wasp Common wasp worker feeding on chorus cicada in garden orb web spider web. A dangerous and risky task at best.The spider may be well fed and mainly nocturnal but spider webs work 24/7. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=114654915 114654915 Wasp Common wasp worker with jumping spider prey http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174327155 174327155 Wasp German wasp (Vespula germanica) Queen. Introduced late 1800's 20mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=103528014 103528014 Wasp Asian paper wasp (Polistes chinensis)Queen Introduced 1979 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=104388809 104388809 Wasp Asian paper wasp (Polistes chinensis) Introduced 1979 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=165278171 165278171 Wasp Australian paper wasp Polistes (Polistela) humilis 15mm Introduced 1880 http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163567714 163567714 Wasp Mason wasp (Pison spinolae) Native 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=112581497 112581497 Wasp Mason wasp (Pison spinolae) Native 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=168950592 168950592 Wasp European tube wasp.(Ancistrocerus gazella) Introduced 1988 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=105355847 105355847 Wasp Hunting wasp (Family Pompilidae) Native 25mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169722357 169722357 Wasp Wasp (Genus : Pseudofoenus) This wasp lays its eggs in the brood cells of solitary native bees. Native 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=145595679 145595679 Wasp Wasp (Genus : Pseudofoenus) This wasp lays its eggs in the brood cells of solitary native bees. Native 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=110974863 110974863 Wasp Hunting wasp (Family : Pompilidae) 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=173060591 173060591 Wasp Sirex wood wasp (Sirex noctilio) Female Introduced late 1800's 35mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174381400 174381400 Wasp Wasp (Genus : Neurogalesus) 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=168816511 168816511 Wasp Wasp (Neurogalesus carinatus) 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=185232712 185232712 Wasp Wasp (Asobara antipoda) 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172048516 172048516 Wasp Wasp (Family ; Diapriidae) 2mm including wings. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=183779066 183779066 Wasp Wasp (Genus : Trichopria) 2mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=184559193 184559193 Wasp Dryinus koebelei 5mm Parasite of Siphanta acuta http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=191476256 191476256 Wasp Wasp (Family : Bethylidae) 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=184748317 184748317 Wasp Wasp (Genus : Gryon) 2mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=185232713 185232713 Bee Native bee (Hylaeus sp) 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=106354101 106354101 Bee Native bee. (Hylaeus sp) 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=104294432 104294432 Bee Native bee (Leiproctus sp) 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=166710498 166710498 Bee Native bee (Leoproctus sp) Native 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170287247 170287247 Bee Native bee (Leioproctus sp) 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=112661341 112661341 Bee Native bee (Leioproctus sp) 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=145595680 145595680 Bee Native bee. (Lasioglossum sp) 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=105734722 105734722 Bee Wool carder bee (Anthidium manicatum) Female collecting plant fibre. This is a solitary bee. Introduced 2006 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=145734946 145734946 Bee Wool carder bee (Anthidium manicatum) Female.This is a solitary bee. Introduced 2006 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=176009247 176009247 Bee Wool carder bee (Anthidium manicatum) Male This is a solitary bee. Introduced 2006 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=145776679 145776679 Bee Common honey bee (Apis mellifera) Introduced 1839 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=104896807 104896807 Planthopper Green planthopper nymph (Siphanta acuta) Introduced 7mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175589517 175589517 Planthopper Green planthopper (Siphanta acuta) Introduced 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=105039287 105039287 Planthopper Grey planthopper (Anzora unicolor) Introduced 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175777648 175777648 Katydid Katydid nymph (Caedicia simplex) Native 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=103877272 103877272 Katydid Katydid (Caedicia simplex) Native 45mm including wings http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=113803531 113803531 Cricket Black field cricket (Teleogryllus commodus) Male Native 20mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=116975645 116975645 Cricket Small field cricket (Bobilla sp) Female Native 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=153097359 153097359 Mosquito Striped mosquito (Ochlerotatus notoscriptus)Male Introduced 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=106594888 106594888 Mosquito Striped mosquito (Ochlerotatus notoscriptus) Female.This is a mosquito that bites in the daytime.Breeds in holes in trees that contain water but in my garden breeds in bromeliads. Introduced 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=105362403 105362403 Wasp Ichneumon wasp 7mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=121461705 121461705 Wasp Ichneumon wasp 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=114632850 114632850 Wasp Lacewing parasite wasp (Anacharis zealandica) Native 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=187151921 187151921 Wasp Ichneumon wasp 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167265376 167265376 Wasp Black tipped orange ichneumon wasp (Ctenochares bicolorus) 20mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150263161 150263161 Wasp Ichneumon wasp 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=103635558 103635558 Wasps Mating ichneumon wasps 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=106341439 106341439 Wasp Orange ichneumon wasp (Netelia ephippiata) This ichneumon hunts at night and lays eggs in armyworm moth caterpillars. 20mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=123802045 123802045 Wasp Orange ichneumon wasp (Netelia ephippiata) This ichneumon hunts at night and lays eggs in armyworm moth caterpillars. 20mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=160236588 160236588 Wasp Ichneumon wasp (Xanthocryptus novozealandicus) Female Native Lays eggs in lemon tree borer grubs. 18mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=106310160 106310160 Wasp Ichneumon wasp (Xanthocryptus novozealandicus) Female Native Lays eggs in lemon tree borer grubs. 18mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170289860 170289860 Wasp Ichneumon wasp (Xanthocryptus novozealandicus) Male Native 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154356025 154356025 Wasp Ichneumon wasp 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163487751 163487751 Wasp Yellow banded leafroller parasite ichneumon wasp (Xanthopimpla rhopaloceros) Introduced 1960's and 1970's 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167200774 167200774 Wasp Ichneumon wasp 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167265377 167265377 Wasp Ichneumon wasp 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167265378 167265378 Wasp Ichneumon wasp 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167712659 167712659 Wasp Ichneumon wasp 6mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169303963 169303963 Wasps Mating ichneumon wasps 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169663265 169663265 Wasp Ichneumon wasp 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169663264 169663264 Wasp Ichnuemon wasp 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171960064 171960064 Wasp Ichneumon wasp (Alysia manducator) !0mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=187408569 187408569 Wasp Ichneumon wasp 6mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170484335 170484335 Wasp Ichneumon wasp (Subfamily : Cryptinae) 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=187181877 187181877 Wasp Hoverfly parasite ichneumon wasp (Diplazon laetatorius) 7mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172048515 172048515 Wasp Ichneumon wasp 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=176538871 176538871 Wasp Ichneumon wasp (Family : Braconidae) 3mm including wings. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=183512566 183512566 Damselfly Blue damselfly (Austrolestes colensonis) Native 45mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=113185463 113185463 Damselfly Gossamer damselfly (Ischnura aurora) Male Self introduced 1926 23mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=103649219 103649219 Damselfly Red damselfly (Xanthocnemis zealandica) Male Native 35mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=106334794 106334794 Dragonfly Sentry dragonfly (Hemicordulia australiae) Native 50mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=109906860 109906860 Dragonfly Bush giant dragonfly (Uropetala carovei) Native 85mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=149775570 149775570 Gnat Window fly (Genus : Sylvicola) 7mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167638732 167638732 Fungus gnat Fungus gnat (Genus ; Macrocera) 6mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163656094 163656094 Fungus gnat Fungus gnat (Family Mycetophilidae) 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=194474616 194474616 Fungus gnat Dark winged fungus gnat (Family Sciaridae) 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=194461278 194461278 Fungus gnat Dark winged fungus gnat (Family Sciaridae) 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=194474613 194474613 Predatory fungus gnat Predatory fungus gnat (Genus Macrocera) 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=194474615 194474615 Gnat Gnat (Family Dixidae) 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=194474614 194474614 Crane fly Crane fly (Family : Tipulidae) Native 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=106351056 106351056 Crane flies Mating crane flies (Family : Tipulidae) 25mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=110195473 110195473 Crane fly Cranefly (Family : Tipulidae) 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=120453346 120453346 Crane flies Mating crane flies (Family : Tipulidae) Female 14mm Male 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=152221599 152221599 Crane fly Crane fly (Family : Tipulidae) 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=162478443 162478443 Crane fly Crane fly (Family : Tipulidae) 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=164312434 164312434 Crane fly Crane fly (Family : Tipulidae) in head down resting position (This is good camouflage on a tree trunk but not on a green leaf) 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=164670930 164670930 Crane fly Crane fly (Family : Tipulidae) 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167076273 167076273 Crane fly Crane fly (Family : Tipulidae) 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172044960 172044960 Crane fly Crane fly (Family : Tipulidae) 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=166116719 166116719 Crane fly Crane fly (Genus : Gynoplistia) 20mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167079067 167079067 Crane fly Crane fly (Family : Tipulidae) 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172653618 172653618 Hover fly Small predacious hover fly (Melanostoma fasciatum) Native 7mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150482248 150482248 Hover fly Large predacious hover fly (Melangyna novaezelandiae) Native 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=104388810 104388810 Hover fly Drone fly (Eristalis tenax) This large hover fly is a bee mimic. Introduced 1880's 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=106599203 106599203 Hover fly Hoverfly (Helophilus cingulatus) Native. 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=166267416 166267416 Hover fly Metallic blue hover fly (Helophilus hochstetteri) Native 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167072365 167072365 Hoverfly Threelined hoverfly (Helophilus seelandicus) Native 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=159077896 159077896 Hoverfly Three lined hoverfly (Helophilus seelandicus) Native 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167523757 167523757 Fly Onion bulb fly (Eumerus strigatus) 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=185994810 185994810 Gadfly Gadfly (Scaptia adrel) Native 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=110095086 110095086 Snail Brown garden snail (Cantareus aspersus) Introduced Shell up to 32mm diameter http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=106978660 106978660 Snail Brown garden snail (Cantareus aspersus) Introduced Shell up to 32mm diameter http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=166661750 166661750 Snail Snail (Oxychilus cellarius) Introduced Shell diameter 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=120263471 120263471 Snail Chrysalis snail (Lauria cylindracea) Introduced 3mm shell length http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170755375 170755375 Snail Chrysalis snail (Lauria cylindracea) Introduced 3mm shell length http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=179054806 179054806 Spider Dew drop spider (Argyrodes antipodiana) This spider is often found in the large webs of orb web spiders where it steals small prey trapped in the much larger spiders web. 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=105350324 105350324 Spider Bird dropping spider (Celaenia olivacea) Native 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=106484944 106484944 Spider Bird dropping spider (Celaenia sp) Native 6mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=145644867 145644867 Spider Green orb web spider (Colaranea viriditas) Native 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=107207527 107207527 Spider Cryptic orb web spider (Cryptaranea sp) Native 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=100378263 100378263 Spider Cryptic orb web spider.(Cryptaranea sp) Native 6mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=107007243 107007243 Spider Cryptic orb web spider (Cryptaranea sp) Native 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=103774564 103774564 Spider Cryptic orb web spider (Cryptaranea sp) Native 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163218418 163218418 Spider Cryptic orb web spider.(Cryptaranea s) Native 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=114925894 114925894 Spider Cryptic orb web spider (Cryptaranea sp) Native 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=166703365 166703365 Spider Cryptic orb web spider (Cryptaranea sp) Native 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167333275 167333275 Spider Orb web spider Native 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=164869488 164869488 Spider Silver sided sector spider. (Zygiella x-notata) Introduced 7mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=149034423 149034423 Beetle Beetle (Genus : Eucolaspis) Native 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=103804189 103804189 Beetle Black beetle (Heteronychus arator) Introduced 1937 13mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=106310161 106310161 Beetle Grass grub beetle (Costelytra zealandica) Native 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=103774562 103774562 Beetles Steel blue ladybird (Halmus chalybeus) top 4mm Pin tail beetle (Zeamordella monacha) Center 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=112114390 112114390 Beetle Pin tail beetle (Zeamordella monacha) Native 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=173064499 173064499 Beetle Manuka chafer beetle (Pyronota festiva) Native 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=108360566 108360566 Beetle Mumu chafer beetle (Stethaspis longicornis) Native 20mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=112206321 112206321 Beetles Hibiscus beetles (Idaethina concolor) Introduced 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=111072909 111072909 Beetle Beetle (Ctenoplectron fasciatum) 7mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170890230 170890230 Beetle Beetle (Genus : Lemidia) 6mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=164799000 164799000 Beetle Varied carpet beetle (Anthrenus verbasci) Introduced 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=168356145 168356145 Beetle Australian darkling beetle (Amarygmus watti) Introduced 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=112253726 112253726 Beetle Common click beetle (Conoderus exsul) Self introduced from australia 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172508932 172508932 Beetle Beetle (Genus : Notagonum) 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163500253 163500253 Beetle Striped lax beetle (Thelyphassa lineata) Native 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=113382657 113382657 Beetle Yellow spotted chafer beetle (Odontria xanthosticta) 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171610259 171610259 Beetle Desjardins flat beetle (Cryptamorpha desjardinsi) 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171896588 171896588 Beetle Common tiger beetle (Cicindela tuberculata) Native 18mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172706052 172706052 Beetle Redwing lycid beetle (Porrostoma rufipennis) Self introduced from australia 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172050785 172050785 Beetle Tasmanian grass grub beetle (Acrossidius tasmaniae) Introduced 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174224738 174224738 Beetle Beetle (Syndesus cornutus) Male Introduced 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174819414 174819414 Beetle Beetle (Syndesus cornutus) Female Introduced 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=189738598 189738598 Beetle Rove beetle (Genus : Anotylus) 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=184520073 184520073 Beetle Rove beetle (Subfamily : Omaliinae) 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=184520074 184520074 Beetle Metallic green rove beetle (Thyreocephalus orthodoxus) Introduced 20mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167122103 167122103 Beetle Beetle (Genus : Epuraea) 2mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=183477880 183477880 Beetle Beetle (Longitarsus fuliginosus) 2mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=183810319 183810319 Beetle Beetle (Atomaria lewisi) 1mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=183854311 183854311 Beetle Beetle (Genus : Salpingus) 2mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=184684992 184684992 Beetle Beetle (Genus : Adoxia) 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=184746398 184746398 Beetle Beetle (Family : Scirtidae) 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=184746400 184746400 Beetle Hexanodes vulgata 2mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=186434724 186434724 Beetle Blackwood tortoise beetle (Dicranosterna semipunctata) Introduced 1996 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=184750706 184750706 Beetle Beetle (Genus : Phymatophaea) 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=185990509 185990509 Moth Cabbage tree moth (Epiphryne verriculata) Native 45mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=98302734 98302734 Moth Cabbage tree moth (Epiphryne vericulata) Native 45mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167333272 167333272 Moth North island lichen moth (Declana atronivea) Native 40mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=98302733 98302733 Moth North island lichen moth (Declana atronivea) Native 40mm wingspan. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=168716158 168716158 Moth Moth (Declana hermione) Native 30mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=173076063 173076063 Moth Moth (Declana leptomera) 35mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=186293009 186293009 Moth Xyridacma ustaria A very variable species Native 40mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=145587528 145587528 Moth Moth (Xyridacma ustaria) A very variable species Native 40mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=106977829 106977829 Moth Xyridacma ustaria A very variable species Native 40mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167195084 167195084 Moth Xyridacma ustaria A very variable species. Native 40mm wingspan. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=168217557 168217557 Moth Hook-tip fern looper moth (Sarisa muriferata) Native 35mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=168601223 168601223 Moth Swan plant moth (Glyphodes onychinalis) Self introduced from Australia 1986 20mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=111888006 111888006 Moth Australasian yellow moth (Anachloris subochraria) Native 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=122497783 122497783 Moth Puriri moth (Aenetus virescens) Male This is New Zealands largest native moth.Wingspan up to 150mm for females (120mm wingspan for this male) http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=107703768 107703768 Moth Cinnabar moth (Tyria jacobaeae) Introduced 1929 35mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=108496671 108496671 Moth Magpie moth (Nyctemera amica) Introduced 40mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=142350481 142350481 Moth Lesser brown evening moth (Gellonia pannularia) Native 50mm wingspan. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=168752419 168752419 Moth Northern wattle a.k.a Peacock moth (Dasypodia cymatodes) Introduced 75mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=152129329 152129329 Moth Cosmopolitan armyworm moth (Mythimna separata) Introduced 35mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=111077817 111077817 Moth Leucania stenographa Introduced 35mm wingspan. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=153950010 153950010 Moth Slender burnished brass moth (Thysanoplusia orichalcea) Self introduced 1984 38mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=114472096 114472096 Moth Chrysodeixis eriosoma Native 36mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=112687889 112687889 Moth Green marked owlet moth (Graphania insignis) Native 35mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=164849009 164849009 Moth Slender owlet moth (Rhapsa scotosialis) Male Native 35mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=168241108 168241108 Moth Slender owlet moth (Rhapsa scotosialis) Female Native 35mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=183469322 183469322 Moth Slender owlet moth (Rhapsa scotosialis) Male Native 35mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=187128605 187128605 Moth Grass moth (Orocrambus vittellus) Native 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=119346470 119346470 Moth Clematis triangle moth (Deana hybreasalis) Native 30mm wingspan. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=153787007 153787007 Moth Kowhai moth (Uresiphita polygonalis maorialis) Native 27mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171828034 171828034 Moth Kowhai moth (Uresiphita polygonalis maorialis) 30mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174554040 174554040 Moth Kowhai moth (Uresiphita polygonalis maorialis) Native 30mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169667963 169667963 Moth Helastia cinerearia Native 20mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167915691 167915691 Moth Epyaxa lucidata Female Native 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=173052787 173052787 Moth Epyaxa lucidata Male Native 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=182620099 182620099 Moth Epyaxa lucidata Male Native 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175539152 175539152 Moth Common carpet moth (Epyaxa rosearia) Male 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174168663 174168663 Moth Common carpet moth (Epyaxa rosearia) Female 25mm Wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=190292165 190292165 Moth Australian pug moth (Chloroclystis filata) Self introduced from Australia 1970 25mm wingspan. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175634557 175634557 Moth Common hebe plume moth (Amblyptilia falcatalis) Native 20mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=166721180 166721180 Moth Dead sheep moth (Monopis ethelella) Introduced 15mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=166721181 166721181 Moth Orchard featherfoot (Stathmopoda horticola) Native 15mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167558225 167558225 Moth Stathmopoda coracodes Native 8mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169790205 169790205 Moth Oak leaf miner moth (Phyllonorycter messaniella) Introduced 7mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170041224 170041224 Moth Azalea leafminer moth (Caloptilia azaleella) Introduced 8mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171470158 171470158 Moth Pyroderces apparitella Native 10mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169919077 169919077 Moth Kauri leaf miner (Acrocercops leucocyma) Native 10mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172893009 172893009 Moth Gracillaria moth (Family Gracillariidae) 15mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=194461546 194461546 Moth Echium leaf miner moth (Dialectica scalariella) Introduced 10mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=173352681 173352681 Moth Eudonia sp Native 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169301521 169301521 Moth Eudonia colpota Native 15mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=168893641 168893641 Moth Black-lyre leafroller moth (Cnephasia jactatana) Native 20mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169679277 169679277 Moth Black-lyre leafroller moth (Cnephasia jactatana) Native 20mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170575828 170575828 Moth Glaucocharis chrysochyta) Native 15mm wingspan. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169790206 169790206 Moth Merophyas divulsana Introduced 20mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=145601460 145601460 Moth Light brown apple moth (Epiphyas postvittana) Introduced 20mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169803067 169803067 Moth Light brown apple moth (Epiphyas postvittana) Introduced 20mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174181578 174181578 Moth Sod webworm (Eudonia submarginalis) Native 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169956074 169956074 Moth Sod webworm (Eudonia submarginalis) Native 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=186886181 186886181 Moth Sod webworm (Eudonia submarginalis) Native 25mm wingspan. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=186910925 186910925 Moth Ctenopseustis obliquana Native 15mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170297402 170297402 Moth Gadira acerella 15mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170297213 170297213 Moth Poroporo fruit borer moth (Sceliodes cordalis) Native 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170462954 170462954 Moth Conifer flash moth (Pseudocoremia leucelaea) Native 35mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170462955 170462955 Moth Common garden owlet moth (Graphania mutans) Native 40mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170681849 170681849 Moth Pseudocoremia rudisata Native 35mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=110534479 110534479 Moth Pseudocoremia suavis Native 35mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=145487235 145487235 Moth Pseudocoremia suavis Native 35mm wingspan. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=188941372 188941372 Moth Pseudocoremia productata Native 30mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171416218 171416218 Moth Green lichen tuft (Izatha peroneanella) Native 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171828033 171828033 Moth Green lichen tuft (Izatha peroneanella) showing "tufts" Native 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174619556 174619556 Moth Orocrambus angustipennis Native 45mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170462957 170462957 Moth Greasy cutworm moth (Agrotis ipsilon aneituma) Native 50mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171858564 171858564 Moth Poecilasthena pulchraria 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171761400 171761400 Moth Poecilasthena schistaria 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=186462439 186462439 Moth Erechthias hemiclistra Native 20mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170757853 170757853 Moth Lawyer pug moth (Elvia glaucata) Native 25mm wingspan. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171876704 171876704 Moth Common fern looper moth (Sestra flexata) Native 30mm wingspan. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172704660 172704660 Moth Barea confusella 20mm wingspan. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172764228 172764228 Moth Barea consignatella 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172942134 172942134 Moth Gymnobathra hyetodes 20mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172942635 172942635 Moth Diplopseustis perieresalis Native 15mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=173852595 173852595 Moth Scoparia diphtheralis 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174224736 174224736 Moth Apple looper moth (Phrissogonus laticostatus) 20mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174269271 174269271 Moth Apple looper moth (Phrissogonus laticostatus) 20mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=174933975 174933975 Moth Arrowhead moth (Diasemia grammalis) 15mm wingspan. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175387543 175387543 Moth Pasiphila lunata Native 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175503035 175503035 Moth Capua intractana Introduced 20mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175503036 175503036 Moth Crocidosema plebejana Introduced 20mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175928181 175928181 Moth Scopula rubraria Native 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177466935 177466935 Moth Ctenoplusia limbirena Introduced 2011 30mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177063558 177063558 Moth Tingena hemimochla Native 15mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=176919866 176919866 Moth Monopis argillacea Introduced 15mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=183092950 183092950 Moth Elachista archaeonoma or possibly Elachista synethes Native 8mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=183513832 183513832 Moth Eutorna phaulocosma Introduced 10mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178750668 178750668 Moth Chalastra pellurgata 35mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=181283781 181283781 Moth Chloroclystis inductata 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=185772524 185772524 Moth Chloroclystis inductata 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=181797178 181797178 Moth Pasiphila sp Native 30mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=183586914 183586914 Moth Homodotis megaspilata 30mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=186473635 186473635 Moth Lepidoscia heliochares Introduced 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=183586916 183586916 Moth Meterana decorata 40mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=188941371 188941371 Moth Meterana praesignis 40mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=194256998 194256998 Moth Moth (Genus : Tatosoma) 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=186642819 186642819 Moth Tatosoma Topea (Male) 25mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=187659868 187659868 Moth Moth (Genus : Glyphipterix) 15mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=186519665 186519665 Moth Moth (Genus : Isonomeutis) 15mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=186815122 186815122 Moth Diamondback moth (Plutella xylostella) Introduced 15mm wingspan. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=187128557 187128557 Moth Austrocidaria gobiata 30mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=188388068 188388068 Moth Austrocidaria similata 30mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=190079319 190079319 Moth Cosmodes elegans 30mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=189479751 189479751 Moth Moth (Diplopseustis perieresalis) 20mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=188388069 188388069 Moth Moth (Diplopseustis perieresalis) 20mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=194699324 194699324 Moth Pond moth (Hygraula nitens) !5mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=189038810 189038810 Moth Small thistle moth (Tebenna micalis) 10mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=189713224 189713224 Moth Tropical armyworm moth (Spodoptera litura) 35mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=191255814 191255814 Moth Epicyme rubropunctaria 20mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=194269911 194269911 Moth Lepidoscia heliochares 15mm wingspan. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=194376430 194376430 Moth Capua intractana 12mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=194589782 194589782 Moth Microdes epicryptis 20mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=195204449 195204449 Moth Meal moth (Pyralis farinalis) 20mm wingspan. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=196910354 196910354 Moth Australian bag moth (Cebysa leucotelus) Male 20mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175607910 175607910 Moth Australian bag moth (Cebysa leucotelus) Male 20mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175657166 175657166 Moth Australian bag moth (Cebysa leucotelus) Female (Flightless) 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=176912315 176912315 Caterpillar Bamboo moth (Artona martini) 15 mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=201651890 201651890 Spider Wolf spider (Family : Lycosidae) Native 7mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=106334795 106334795 Spider Wolf spider (Family : Lycosidae) Native 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=164670929 164670929 Spider Ground hunting spider (Scotophaeus pretiosus) 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=149056803 149056803 Spider Spider (Family : Dictynidae) 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=165702560 165702560 Spider Hackled-silk spider (Viridictyna kikkawai) 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171257425 171257425 Spider Hackled-silk spider (Viridictyna kikkawai) 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172439601 172439601 Spider Young white-tailed spider (Lampona murina) Introduced 1886 6mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=109767921 109767921 Spider White-tailed spider (Lampona murina) Introduced 1886 18mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=117874260 117874260 Spider White tailed spider (Lampona murina) Introduced 1886 18mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=166775805 166775805 Spider with prey White tailed spider (Lampona murina) with its favourite prey a Black house spider (Badumna insignis) http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147961924 147961924 Spider with prey White tailed spider (Lampona murina) with its favourite prey a Black house spider (Badumna insignis) http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=158130786 158130786 Spider Big jawed orb weaver spider (Family :Tetragnathidae) Native 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=165702559 165702559 Spider Big jawed orb weaver spider (Family :Tetragnathidae) Native 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163811672 163811672 Spider Black cobweb spider (Steatoda capensis) Male Introduced 7mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=113401150 113401150 Spider Black cobweb spider (Steatoda capensis) Male Introduced 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167345755 167345755 Spider with prey Female black cobweb spider (Steatoda capensis) with beetle prey. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178794755 178794755 Spider Sheet web spider (Cambridgea fasciata) Female 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169964017 169964017 Spider Sheet web spider (Cambridgea fasciata) Male 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169964018 169964018 Spider White cobweb spider (Cryptachea gigantipes) Male Introduced 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150168852 150168852 Spider White cobweb spider (Cryptachea gigantipes) Female Introduced 7mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150168853 150168853 Spider with prey White cobweb spider (Cryptachea gigantipes) with New Zealand praying mantis (Orthodera novaezelandiae) prey http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=153860303 153860303 Spider with prey White cobweb spider (Cryptachea gigantipes) with Asian paper wasp (Polistes chinensis) prey http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=137073841 137073841 Spider wiyh prey White cobweb spider (Cryptachea gigantipes) with common wasp (Vespula vulgaris) prey http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175708746 175708746 Spider with prey White cobweb spider (Cryptachea gigantipes) with sheetweb spider prey http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175708747 175708747 Spider with prey White cobweb spider (Cryptachea gigantipes) with cranefly prey. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=166910871 166910871 Spider Spider (Oecobius navus) 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175555112 175555112 Spider Tree trapdoor spider (Genus : Migas) Native 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175560748 175560748 Spider Daddy longlegs spider (Pholcus phalangioides) Introduced 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=168893640 168893640 Slater spider Slater spider (Dysdera crocata) Introduced 14mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177927021 177927021 Slater spider Slater spider (Dysdera crocata) reacting to an earwig trying to hide in the same spot. (Note the spiders large fangs). Introduced 14mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177927020 177927020 Horse fly Greenhead horse fly (Genus : Dasybasis) Female 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=112445298 112445298 Horse fly Greenhead horse fly (Genus : Dasybasis) Male 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=129472894 129472894 Horse fly Horse fly (Family : Tabanidae) 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=187151922 187151922 House flies Mating common house flies. (Musca domestica) Introduced 6mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=111500967 111500967 Fly Fly 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=145589998 145589998 Moth fly Moth fly (Family : Psychodidae) 5mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=165371943 165371943 Moth fly Moth fly (Clogmia albipunctata) 5mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=186999517 186999517 Moth fly Moth fly (Family : Psychodidae) 3mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163296633 163296633 Robber fly Robber fly (Family : Asilidae) Native 20mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=146023791 146023791 Robber fly Robber fly (Family : Asilidae) Native 20mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167333276 167333276 Robber fly Robber fly (Genus : Dasypogoninae) with drone (Male) Polistes chinensis prey. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175937345 175937345 Blossom fly Blossom fly (Dilophus nigrostigma) Female Native 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=168820781 168820781 Blossom fly Blossom fly (Dilophus nigrostigma) Female Native 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=168820782 168820782 Blossom fly Blossom fly (Dilophus nigrostigma) Male Native 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=168868892 168868892 Blossom fly Blossom fly (Dilophus nigrostigma) Male Native 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169711965 169711965 Litter fly Litter fly (Family : Lauxaniidae) Native 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=114276224 114276224 Litter fly Litter fly (Family : Lauxaniidae) Native 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163560230 163560230 Litter fly Litter fly (Family : Lauxaniidae) Native 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172379835 172379835 Fly Fly 6mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=150344348 150344348 Fly Fly 7mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=163560229 163560229 Fly Fly (Family : Muscidae) 6mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169725078 169725078 Fly Fly 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=164793368 164793368 Fly Fly 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167558226 167558226 Fly Fly 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=164794142 164794142 Fly Fly 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=120439621 120439621 Fly White striped litter fly (Genus : Poecilohetaerella) 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167127018 167127018 Fly Vinegar fly (Drosophila melanogaster) Introduced 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167465132 167465132 Fly Fly (Tetrachaetus bipunctatus) 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167708021 167708021 Fly Lasionemopoda hirsuta 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170806231 170806231 Fly Black pasture fly (Hydrellia tritici) 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=194277744 194277744 Weevil White fringed weevil (Naupactus leucoloma) Introduced 1945 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=111925353 111925353 Weevil Garden weevil (Phlyctinus callosus) 6mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178032338 178032338 Weevil Thistle receptacle weevil (Rhinocyllus conicus) Introduced 1972 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=186773043 186773043 Weevil Fungus weevil (Genus : Phymatus) Male 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170808609 170808609 Weevil Fungus weevil (Genus : Phymatus) 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=188832881 188832881 Weevil Fungus weevil (Sharpius brouni) 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167200775 167200775 Weevil Fungus weevil (Genus : Cacephatus) 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=196431958 196431958 Weevil Weevil (Sub family : Cossoninae) 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167203556 167203556 Weevil Weevil (Genus : Gerynassa) 2mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=184748318 184748318 Weevil Weevil (Genus Derelomus) 3mm Introduced Breeds on exotic palm trees. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=194460782 194460782 Earwig European earwig (Forficula auricularia) Introduced 1898 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=145027500 145027500 Earwig Earwig (Nesogaster halli) 12mm excluding pincers. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177935781 177935781 Assassin bug Assassin bug (Stenolemus fraterculus) Hunts small spiders 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172021717 172021717 Spittle bug Spittle bug 6mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=112117042 112117042 Spittle bug Spittle bug 6mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=146553646 146553646 Plant hopper Plant hopper (Family : Cixiidae) 6mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=164378425 164378425 Lacewing Brown lacewing (Micromus tasmaniae) Self introduced from australia 1869 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=142518901 142518901 Lacewing Brown lacewing (Micromus tasmaniae) Self introduced from australia 1869 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=165037895 165037895 Lacewing lava Brown lacewing lava (Micromus tasmaniae) Self introduced from australia 1869 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=164795797 164795797 Lacewing Lacewing (Psectra nakaharai) 5mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171923464 171923464 Lacewing Lacewing (Wesmaelius subnebulosus) 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=171767540 171767540 Lacewing Lacewing (Wesmaelius subnebulosus) 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169956073 169956073 Lacewing Antlion lacewing (Weeleus acutus) Native 40mm including wings. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172225684 172225684 Lacewing Antlion lacewing (Weeleus acutus) Native 40mm including wings. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172225685 172225685 Lacewing Lacewing (Drepanacra binocula) 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=184746399 184746399 Harvestman European harvestman (Phalangium opilio) Introduced 4mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156184487 156184487 Caddis fly Caddis fly (Family Hydroptilidae) 8mm wingspan. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=183811396 183811396 Caddis fly Caddis fly (Family Hydroptilidae) 6mm wingspan http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=183245040 183245040 Caddisfly Caddisfly (Pycnocentrodes aureolus) Native 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169956072 169956072 Caddisfly Caddisfly. Native 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156957432 156957432 Caddisfly Caddisfly Native 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167333273 167333273 Caddisfly Caddisfly Native 12mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=169956075 169956075 Caddisfly Cadisfly Native 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=186910926 186910926 Caddisfly Caddisfly Native 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=178494500 178494500 Caddisfly Caddisfly Native 20mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=172965039 172965039 Stonefly Stonefly (Genus ; Zelandobius) Native 10mm With a mite on it's head. http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=186434898 186434898 Stonefly Stonefly (Acroperla trivacuata) Native 15mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=188205710 188205710 Pseudoscorpion Pseudoscorpion Native 2mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=164854732 164854732 Psuedoscorpion Psuedoscorpion Native 2mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=168762374 168762374 Psuedoscorpion Psuedoscorpion Native 2mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175642634 175642634 Landhopper Landhopper (Family : Talitridae) Native 10mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=166854907 166854907 Centipede Centipede (Cryptops sp) Native 25mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167124163 167124163 Centipede Centipede (Order : Lithobiida) 30mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=177927019 177927019 Ant Black house ant (Ochetellus glaber) Introduced 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167466623 167466623 Ants Black house ants (Ochetellus glaber) . Introduced Winged ants 6mm Workers 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170904155 170904155 Ants Big headed ants (Pheidole rugosula) Workers 1.5mm and major workers 3mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=184683235 184683235 Caterpillar Bag moth caterpillar 20mm including bag http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=167963521 167963521 Caterpillar bag Bag moth caterpillar bag 25mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170094837 170094837 Empty bag and pupal case. Empty bag and pupal case of bag moth.(Liothula omnivora) Native Bag 50mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170041225 170041225 Caterpillar bag Bag moth caterpillar bag 40mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170094838 170094838 Caterpillar bag Little log cabin bag moth (Lepidoscia sp) caterpillar bag Introduced 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170101226 170101226 Midge Midge (Family : Chironomidae) Female Native 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=168805636 168805636 Midge Midge (Family : Chironomidae) Male Native 8mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=170349358 170349358 Psocids Psocids (Nimbopsocus australis) 6mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=175095634 175095634 Flatworm Flatworm (Family : Geoplanidae) 60mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=183804903 183804903 Flatworm Flatworm (Phylum : Platyhelminthes) 50mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=183804904 183804904 Flatworm Hammer head flatworm (Bipalium kewense) 150mm http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=183804905 183804905 Flatworm Head of Hammer head flatworm (Bipalium kewense) http://www.epiphytetree.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=183804906 183804906