The iconic Tui, a member of the Honeyeater family.  New Zealand. Photo by Richard Ashurst

The Tui (Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae) is an endemic passerine bird of New Zealand. It is one of the largest members of the diverse honeyeater family. Photo by Richard Ashurst

Tui in a Kowhai tree - NZ

Tui in a Kowhai Tree. The tui is an endemic passerine bird of New Zealand. It is one of the largest members of the diverse honeyeater family. The name tui is from the Maori language name tūī and is the species' formal common name.

New Zealand Falcon hen raised in captivity but can still capture live birds and rodents which venture within striking distance.

New Zealand Falcon Hen raised in captivity but can still capture live birds & rodents which venture within striking distance.

Huia - This uniquely beaked bird, once endemic to the North Island of New Zealand, became extinct in the early 20th century after museum demand for mounted specimens reached a peak. Due in part to the bird's popularity as a mascot and national symbol within New Zealand.

Huia - This uniquely beaked bird, once endemic to the North Island of New…

Illustration of two birds on a tree branch

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