New Zealand Kaka, also known as Kākā, (Nestor meridionalis) - a New Zealand parrot endemic to the native forests of New Zealand. The New Zealand Kaka is considered vulnerable. It has greatly declined across its traditional range as a result of habitat loss; predation by introduced predators like rats, possums and stoats; and competition from wasps and bees for the honeydew excreted by scale insects.
Philately Fridays: New Zealand 70
3-stamp series from 1970 showing off an array of butterflies. So special. My girlfriend found a Spanish tapestry that looks pretty similar to these and I'll try to post that next week.
Huia | New Zealand Birds Online
Huia. Artists' impression of a female huia. , April 2016. Image © John and Melody Anderson, Wayfarer International Ltd by John and Melody Anderson Love our Birds® | www.wayfarerimages.co.nz
Northland green gecko (Naultinus grayi). New Zealand.
The Northland green gecko or Gray's tree gecko is a species of gecko, a lizard in the family Gekkonidae. The species is found only in the Northland region of New Zealand, north of Whangaroa; it is one of the rarest and most highly sought after lizards.