Native birds

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Tui (Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae) is an endemic passerine bird of New Zealand. It is one of the largest members of the diverse honeyeater family. All Birds, Little Birds, Love Birds, Pretty Birds, Beautiful Birds, Animals Beautiful, Exotic Birds, Colorful Birds, Little Bird Tattoos

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website contains some beautiful pictures of the Kea. All Birds, Love Birds, Beautiful Birds, Animals Beautiful, Bird Pictures, Nature Pictures, Animal Pictures, Animals Of The World, Animals And Pets

Kea bird NZ

New Zealand Kea photographs and about. The Kea is about the size of a sulphur Crested Cockatoo, up to 50cm. There's not much difference visually between the male and female except the male generally has a more curved beak. The young Kea has a pale yellow lower mandible and cere. They are related to the kaka (Nestor meridionalis)

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Taonga o Aotearoa Poster

Large PosterPoster size in millimetres: 595 x 840Featuring illustrations by Erin Forsyth, large A1 poster of 29 precious treasures from Aotearoa. Each species is labelled with its Scientific (Latin), te reo Māori and English name, as well as their conservation status. Your purchase helps support Predator Free NZ - a private charitable organisation established to “encourage, support and connect New Zealanders in their efforts to control and eradicate introduced predators including rats…

Have you heard a tui? The Tui is an indigenous New Zealand bird, and a national symbol. It is unique in having two voice boxes, allowing it to mimic many different birdsongs and other sounds (including human); also giving it a distinctive and quirky song. Beautiful Birds, Animals Beautiful, Cute Animals, Baby Animals, Beautiful Things, Beautiful Pictures, Tui Bird, New Zealand Beach, Zealand Tattoo

Mr Tui

When I moved into my new house here, it came complete with Mr Tui. Mr Tui lived in the large Banksia tree next door, the tree was right on my boundary with branches coming onto my property. There was not a day when Mr Tui wasn't there, singing his heart out, with the most amazing sounds. I used to watch him from my bed in the mornings as my bedroom window looked out into the tree. He used to not allow any other birds in the Banksia. He would aggressively chase sparrows, white-eyes, mynahs…

Vintage botanical illustrations of native New Zealand birds. Made in UK Printed with vintage botanical illustrations of native New Zealand birds, this 100 % cotton tea towel will remind you of the Oceania exhibition every New Zealand Art, Illustration Botanique, Nz Art, Bird Poster, Maori Art, Kiwiana, Bird Prints, Illustrations, Nova Scotia

Native Birds of NZ Poster

Large poster printed on superb 200gsm satin finish paperPoster size in millimetres: 550 x 750This highly decorative poster of NZ birds is based on the artwork of J.G. Keulemans (who illustrated Walter Buller’s “A History of the Birds of New Zealand”). There is a key to identifying each birds’ species printed at the bottom of the poster. The poster we have for sale is a modern re-print published to celebrate the re-issue of “Buller’s Birds of NZ” by Te Papa Press. The “Native Birds of New…

Vintage botanical illustrations of native New Zealand birds. Made in UK Printed with vintage botanical illustrations of native New Zealand birds, this 100 % cotton tea towel will remind you of the Oceania exhibition every New Zealand Art, Illustration Botanique, Nz Art, Bird Poster, Maori Art, Kiwiana, Bird Prints, Illustrations, Nova Scotia

Native Birds of New Zealand Poster

The image used in this poster is a cromolithograph (c. 1900) by William Shaw Diedrich Schmidt. The birds in Schmidt's work were based on the artwork of J.G Keulemans in Walter Buller's A History of the Birds of New Zealand. Size: 755mm x 550mm (portrait)