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New Zealand Kaka Nestor meridionalis

Described by: Gmelin, J. F. (1788)
Alternate common name(s): Common Kaka, Kaka
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Stewart Island, New Zealand - Nov 30, 2004 © Kanae Hirabayashi  Mount Bruce National Wildlife Centre, New Zealand - Sep, 2005 © Manfred Braun 
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New Zealand;
Two populations;
(1) North Island and adjacent is.
(2) South Island, Stewart Is. and larger offshore is.
Formerly on Chatham 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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