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Callaeas kōkakos

Kokahu

Kokahu

Kokako

Kokako

Kōkako is an endangered forest bird which is endemic to New Zealand. It is slate-grey with wattles & a black mask. It is one of three species of New Zealand Wattlebird, the other two being the near threatened Tieke (saddleback) & the extinct Huia. Also known as "NZ Crow " BUT it is not a crow at all.

Kōkako is an endangered forest bird which is endemic to New Zealand. It is slate-grey with wattles & a black mask. It is one of three species of New Zealand Wattlebird, the other two being the near threatened Tieke (saddleback) & the extinct Huia. Also known as "NZ Crow " BUT it is not a crow at all.

The Kōkako (Callaeas cinereus) is an endangered forest bird which is endemic to New Zealand. It is slate-grey with wattles and a black mask. It is one of three species of New Zealand Wattlebird, the other two being the near threatened Tieke (saddleback) and the extinct Huia.

New Zealand Birds- Kokako

The Kokako is a flighted New Zealand native that fills the ecological niche occupied by squirrels in other part of the world. It is flighted...

Philesturnus saddlebacks or tieke

Saddleback - Philesturnus carunculatus [Callaeidae]

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Saddleback

Saddleback

North Island Saddleback (Philesturnus rufusater) Playing with his food | the Internet Bird Collection | HBW Alive

North Island Saddleback (Philesturnus rufusater) Playing with his food | the Internet Bird Collection

North Island Saddleback (Philesturnus rufusater) Playing with his food | the Internet Bird Collection | HBW Alive

The saddleback or tieke (Philesturnus carunculatus) is a previously rare and endangered New Zealand bird of the family Callaeidae. It is glossy black with a chestnut saddle. Its taxonomic family is also known as that of the (New Zealand) "wattlebirds" and includes the two subspecies (one for each main island) of the kōkako as well as the extinct huia. All members of this family have coloured fleshy appendages on either side of the beak known as "wattles". In the case of saddleback, they are…

The saddleback or tieke (Philesturnus carunculatus) is a previously rare and endangered New Zealand bird of the family Callaeidae. It is glossy black with a chestnut saddle. Its taxonomic family is also known as that of the (New Zealand) "wattlebirds" and includes the two subspecies (one for each main island) of the kōkako as well as the extinct huia. All members of this family have coloured fleshy appendages on either side of the beak known as "wattles". In the case of saddleback, they are…

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Kokahu

Kokahu

Saddleback - Philesturnus carunculatus [Callaeidae]

Flickriver: Grant Reaburn's most interesting photos

Flickriver - view images as a 'river of photos' and more...

Saddleback

Saddleback

Kokako

Kokako

North Island Saddleback (Philesturnus rufusater) Playing with his food | the Internet Bird Collection | HBW Alive

North Island Saddleback (Philesturnus rufusater) Playing with his food | the Internet Bird Collection

North Island Saddleback (Philesturnus rufusater) Playing with his food | the Internet Bird Collection | HBW Alive

The saddleback or tieke (Philesturnus carunculatus) is a previously rare and endangered New Zealand bird of the family Callaeidae. It is glossy black with a chestnut saddle. Its taxonomic family is also known as that of the (New Zealand) "wattlebirds" and includes the two subspecies (one for each main island) of the kōkako as well as the extinct huia. All members of this family have coloured fleshy appendages on either side of the beak known as "wattles". In the case of saddleback, they are…

The saddleback or tieke (Philesturnus carunculatus) is a previously rare and endangered New Zealand bird of the family Callaeidae. It is glossy black with a chestnut saddle. Its taxonomic family is also known as that of the (New Zealand) "wattlebirds" and includes the two subspecies (one for each main island) of the kōkako as well as the extinct huia. All members of this family have coloured fleshy appendages on either side of the beak known as "wattles". In the case of saddleback, they are…

Kōkako is an endangered forest bird which is endemic to New Zealand. It is slate-grey with wattles & a black mask. It is one of three species of New Zealand Wattlebird, the other two being the near threatened Tieke (saddleback) & the extinct Huia. Also known as "NZ Crow " BUT it is not a crow at all.

Kōkako is an endangered forest bird which is endemic to New Zealand. It is slate-grey with wattles & a black mask. It is one of three species of New Zealand Wattlebird, the other two being the near threatened Tieke (saddleback) & the extinct Huia. Also known as "NZ Crow " BUT it is not a crow at all.

The Kōkako (Callaeas cinereus) is an endangered forest bird which is endemic to New Zealand. It is slate-grey with wattles and a black mask. It is one of three species of New Zealand Wattlebird, the other two being the near threatened Tieke (saddleback) and the extinct Huia.

New Zealand Birds- Kokako

The Kokako is a flighted New Zealand native that fills the ecological niche occupied by squirrels in other part of the world. It is flighted...

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