Pacific Wildlife

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This is Henry, the oldest Tuatara Lizard in New Zealand's Invercargill Tuataarium in the South Island. The average life span of a Tuatara is over 100 years ~ Nature Animals, Animals And Pets, Cute Animals, Reptiles Et Amphibiens, Mammals, Geckos, Photos Voyages, Dragons, Natural World

This is Henry the oldest Tuatara in NZ Invercargill tuataarium. Average life span of a Tuatara is over 100 years.

Kea (Nestor notabilis) A juvenile bird on a rock Exotic Birds, Colorful Birds, Colorful Parrots, Animals And Pets, Cute Animals, Parrot Pet, Parrot Bird, Kiwi Bird, Cockatoo

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Tuatara are rare, medium-sized reptiles found only in New Zealand. They are the last survivors of an order of reptiles that thrived in the age of the dinosaurs. Lizards, Chameleons, Snakes, In The Zoo, Animal Magic, Kiwiana, Ceramic Animals, Vertebrates, Wildlife Nature


The tuatara (Sphenodon punctatus) is often referred to as a living fossil. The species is virtually indistinguishable from its 200-million-year-old ancestors. Living fossils are an enigma to evolutionists. Over millions of years environments have changed dramatically, yet species like ...

This kauri tree is found in the remote Waipoua Forest of New Zealand and is sacred to the Maori people. "Tane Mahuta [the tree's name] is translated as 'Lord of the Forest,'" says Len Jenshel. "We wanted to make the tree regal, like a lord. Kauri Tree, Maori People, Spiegel Online, Unusual Flowers, Tree Forest, Photo Tree, World Traveler, Botany, Planting Flowers

Diane Cook und Len Jenshel: Bildband über Bäume - DER SPIEGEL - Wissenschaft

In einem Bildband zeigen die Fotografen Diane Cook und Len Jenshel Bäume, die eine bemerkenswerte Geschichte erzählen.

Tane Mahuta – Waipoua Forest, New Zealand - Atlas Obscura Kauri Tree, New Zealand Itinerary, Long White Cloud, Forest Road, Natural Wonders, Trees To Plant, Beautiful Beaches, Mythology, Places To See

Tāne Mahuta

Discover Tāne Mahuta in Waipoua Forest, New Zealand: Largest Kauri tree in New Zealand.