photographic print (black and white); carte-de-visite | British Museum
New Zealand | Maori girl; wearing Hei Tiki (neck pendant); huia feathers in her hair, ear ornament of ribbon, and korowai (tag cloak) | Late 19th century | Photographed by Foy Brothers
Brilliant NZ Native Birds Poster published by Te Papa Press
"Native Birds of New Zealand" Poster | Image Credit: Te Papa Press When Geoff Norman, author of "Buller's Birds of New Zealand: The Complete Works of JG Keulemans", spotted a framed poster of "Native Birds of New Zealand" at his friend Jock Phillip's place (Jock's a well known NZ historian and editor of "Te Ara: The Encyclopedia of New Zealand") he realised this could be the poster that Te Papa Press were looking for to accompany the publication of his award winning book. It was the perfect…
Kōkako is an endangered forest bird which is endemic to New Zealand. It is slate-grey with wattles & a black mask. It is one of three species of New Zealand Wattlebird, the other two being the near threatened Tieke (saddleback) & the extinct Huia. Also known as "NZ Crow " BUT it is not a crow at all.
Meliphagidae - Honeyeaters, Chats photo gallery | Wildlife Journal Junior - Wildlife Journal Junior
There are around 177 species of bird in this family. They are found in forests, cultivated lands, and brushlands of Australia, New Guinea, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands. - Wildlife Journal Junior