SummaryEndemic species of New Zealand. Occurs mainly in native forests of the North, South and Steward Islands, and their offshore islands.
The conservation status is “least concern”.
Least concern (IUCN ver. 3.1, 2010)
HabitatOccurs mainly in native forests, but also in scrubs, farms, tree plantations, urban parks and rural gardens.
ThreatsInformation not yet available
Information in English
- Andrew Crowe, Dave Gunson, Which New Zealand Bird?, 2001, Penguin Books ISBN: 0-14-100635-8