HUIA - NEW ZEALAND WATTLEBIRD - Neomorpha acutirostris and Neomorpha crassirostris (Now Heteralocha acutirostris and Heteralocha crassirostris) by Elizabeth Gould for John Gould's A Synopsis of Birds of Australia, and the Adjacent Islands.
The Beaks and Tail Feathers of the Huia Bird now Extinct. I feel sad.
Huia bird, last confirmed sighting was in Brought to extinction because of the trade in its feathers and beaks, prized as a sign of leadership and power. Māori chiefs and warriors would wear the feathers in their hair.