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Variable Seedeater

Variable Seedeater

When black plus white equals gray: the nature of variation in the Variable Seedeater complex (Emberizinae: Sporophila) Author(s): F. Gary Stiles The degree of relationship between the Variable (Sporophila aurita) and Wing-barred (S. americana)...

Guianan Chachalaca

Guianan Chachalaca

Notes on a Nest of the Guianan Chachalaca Author(s): F. HAVERSCHMIDT Guianan Chachalaca (Ortalis motmot) is rather common in the coastal area and the savanna region of Surinam. It is not a bird of thick forests but its favorite habitat is dense...

Takahe

SAP: Takahe

Worldwide Species Action Plans SAP: Takahe (Porphyrio hochstetteri) 2007 Language: EN Origin: New Zealand The takahe or notornis (Porphyrio hochstetteri Trewick, 1996; previouslyknown as Notornis mantelli Owen, 1848) is a large, flightless, endemic...

New Zealand Fairy Tern

SAP: New Zealand Fairy Tern

Worldwide Species Action Plans SAP: New Zealand Fairy Tern (Sterna nereis) 2006 Language: EN Origin: New Zealand The New Zealand fairy tern (Sterna nereis davisae) is New Zealand?s rarestindigenous breeding bird. It is a morphologically distinct...

New Zealand dotterel

SAP: New Zealand dotterel

Worldwide Species Action Plans SAP: New Zealand dotterel (Charadrius obscurus) 2007 Language: EN Origin: New Zealand Published by The New Zealand dotterel (Charadrius obscurus) is a threatened endemic shorebird that is classified internationally as...

Chatham Petrel

SAP: Chatham Petrel

Worldwide Species Action Plans SAP: Chatham Petrel (Pterodroma axillaris) 2001 Language: EN Origin: New Zealand The Chatham petrel (Pterodroma axillaris) is an endangered species restricted to a single population on South East Island, Chatham...

Chatham Island Warbler

SAP: Chatham Island Warbler

Worldwide Species Action Plans SAP: Chatham Island Warbler (Gerygone albofrontata) 2001 Language: EN Origin: New Zealand Citation: Chatham Island Fantail, Chatham Island Warbler and Chatham Island Tomtit recovery plan 2001-2011 (Threatened Species...

Chatham Island Tui

SAP: Chatham Island Tui

Worldwide Species Action Plans SAP: Chatham Island Tui (Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae) 2001 Language: EN Origin: New Zealand Tui are found through much of New Zealand, particularly the North Island, the west and south coasts of the South Island...

Chatham Island Tomtit

SAP: Chatham Island Tomtit

Worldwide Species Action Plans SAP: Chatham Island Tomtit (Petroica macrocephala) 2001 Language: EN Origin: New Zealand No abstract Citation: Chatham Island Fantail, Chatham Island Warbler and Chatham Island Tomtit recovery plan 2001-2011...

Chatham Island Shag

SAP: Chatham Island Shag

Worldwide Species Action Plans SAP: Chatham Island Shag (Phalacrocorax onslowi) 2001 Language: EN Origin: New Zealand This species is restricted to the Chatham Islands, New Zealand. Three islands support breeding: Chatham, Star Keys and Rabbit, with...