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My FAVORITEST Parrot - the Kakapo Parrot (or Owl Parrot) of New Zealand! It is the heaviest parrot in the world. Two other features make it extraordinary; it is also the ONLY flightless parrot and the ONLY nocturnal parrot known to man. The Kakapo P Flightless Parrot, Kakapo Parrot, Rare Birds, Exotic Birds, Colorful Birds, Pretty Birds, Beautiful Birds, Animals Beautiful, Rare Animals

Kakapo, large, flightless, nocturnal, ground dwelling parrot of New Zealand. Critically endangered, estimated 130 left. Has a highly developed sense of smell.

Sweet Tomtit (Petroica macrocephala) - a small passerine bird in the family Petroicidae, the Australian robins. It is endemic to the islands of New Zealand. Pretty Birds, Love Birds, Beautiful Birds, Animals Beautiful, Cute Animals, Animals Amazing, Pretty Animals, Simply Beautiful, Small Birds

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A kiwi bird! Kiwi with a beak! Does it taste like kiwi. Animals And Pets, Baby Animals, Funny Animals, Cute Animals, Odd Animals, Bizarre Animals, Penguin Animals, Pretty Animals, Animal Babies

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I mentioned the other day that I’m in the middle of my three-week cooking series at Les Gourmettes. The first week was a Mother’s Day brunch menu and I needed kiwifruit for a fruit sala…

Tui bird, New Zealand.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. Pretty Birds, Love Birds, Beautiful Birds, Animals Beautiful, Cute Animals, Tui Bird, Flax Flowers, Kiwiana, Mundo Animal

Tui (Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae)

Tiritiri Matangi Island, Auckland Province, North Island, New Zealand. Endemic.

fly into spotlight \The Kōkako (Callaeas cinereus) is a forest bird which is endemic to New Zealand.\The Kōkako (Callaeas cinereus) is a forest bird which is endemic to New Zealand. Kinds Of Birds, Love Birds, Beautiful Birds, Animals Beautiful, Cute Animals, Wild Animals, Baby Animals, Exotic Birds, Colorful Birds

Kokako fly into spotlight

Kokako expert David Bryden is hosting a two-hour walking tour in the ranges this Saturday, when he will explain recent kokako egg-swapping and restoration programmes.

Parrots of New Zealand - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Pretty Birds, Beautiful Birds, Animals Beautiful, Exotic Birds, Colorful Birds, All Birds, Love Birds, Australian Animals, Tier Fotos

The Eastern Rosella can be found in the northern half of the North Island (north of Taupo), the Wellington region, and in the hills around Dunedin - NZ...I have to say I have never seen one so pretty rare..

Cape Kidnappers Gannet Reserve, Hawke's Bay, near Napier, North Island, New Zealand.Tours available - are so fun along the beach. Pretty Birds, Love Birds, Beautiful Birds, Exotic Birds, Colorful Birds, Sea Birds, Wild Birds, New Zealand Wildlife, North Island New Zealand

Cape Kidnappers Gannet Reserve, Hawke's Bay, near Napier, North Island, New Zealand | Blaine Harrington III

Cape Kidnappers Gannet Reserve, Hawke's Bay, near Napier, North Island, New Zealand

The tiny Fantail of New Zealand. They are such friendly little birds and have no fear of humans but will fly quite close to people and almost flirt before flying off then coming back. Nature Sauvage, New Zealand Houses, Nz Art, Fear Of Flying, Kiwiana, How To Attract Birds, Bird Pictures, Birds Pics, Nature Pictures

Fiona and Phil - New Zealand

The Fantail or Piwakawaka- friendly little fellows will accompany anyone strolling through the countryside. #birds

New Zealand Fernbird (Megalurus punctatus) Extinct Birds, Extinct Animals, New Zealand Houses, Different Birds, Kiwiana, Wild Creatures, Bird Drawings, South Island, Rook

South Island fernbird

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The Kakapo. The Kakapo is a big parrot. A really big parrot, it's the heaviest there is. The Kakapo is native to New Zealand but the. Beautiful Horses, Beautiful Birds, Animals Beautiful, Bird Pictures, Pictures To Paint, Kakapo Parrot, Animals And Pets, Cute Animals, New Zealand Art

Kakapo by shanskala on DeviantArt

Kakapo - the largest (well, heaviest) parrot in the world! They are also extremely endangered with 126 left in the world. This year they are nesting for... Kakapo

Pūkeko is mentioned in the Māori myth 'How the Kiwi lost her wings' in which several birds of the forest are asked to come down from the trees to eat the bugs on the ground and save the forest, but all give excuses except the Kiwi who is willing to give u New Zealand Houses, Reptiles, Kiwiana, The Great White, New Zealand Travel, South Island, Exotic Birds, Great Friends, Beautiful Birds

Pūkeko is mentioned in the Māori myth 'How the Kiwi lost her wings' in which several birds of the forest are asked to come down from the trees to eat the bugs on the ground and save the forest, but all give excuses except the Kiwi who is willing to give up his colours and the ability to fly. The Pūkeko's excuse is that it looks too damp down there, and he does not want to get his feet wet. The Pūkeko is punished for his reluctance and told he must now live forever in the swamps...NZ