New Zealand, Kea (Nestor notabilis), Resident

Summary

Endemic species of New Zealand. Occurs mainly in montane forests and adjacent alpine and subalpine areas. The conservation status is vulnerable.

Conservation status

Vulnerable (IUCN ver. 3.1, 2010, 2004)
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Phenology

Endemic
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Sedentary species.

Abundance

Common
RUCCAVA
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Habitat

Occurs mainly in montane native forests, sub-alpine scrubs, highland grasslands, but also in forest plantations and farms in the vicinity of mountainous areas.

Threats

Information not yet available
Information in English
Resident
  • Andrew Crowe, Dave Gunson, Which New Zealand Bird?, 2001, Penguin Books ISBN: 0-14-100635-8