Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Wattlebirds :: Saddleback
Saddleback Philesturnus carunculatus
Described by: Gmelin (1789)
Alternate common name(s): Tieko
Old scientific name(s): Creadion carunculatus
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(1) North Island, presently restricted to Hen and Chicken Is.
(2) Stewart Is., presently restricted to South Cape Is. sw. of Stewart Is.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Kiwi Wildlife Tours
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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