Great Spotted Kiwi

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Great Spotted Kiwi
File:Great Spotted Kiwi.png
Illustration of a female
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Infraclass: Palaeognathae
Clade: Notopalaeognathae
Clade: Novaeratitae
Order: Apterygiformes
Family: Apterygidae
Genus: Apteryx
Species: A. haastii
Binomial name
Apteryx haastii
Potts, 1872[2]
Range of the Great Spotted Kiwi
  • Apteryx maxima Sclater & Von Hochstetter 1861 nomen oblitum[3]
  • Apteryx maxima Hutton 1871 non-Buller 1891
  • Apteryx grandis Grieve 1913
  • Stictapteryx owenii maxima (Hutton 1871)

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  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Apteryx haastii". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2012. Retrieved 15 May 2015. {{cite journal}}: Invalid |ref=harv (help)
  2. ^ Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; no text was provided for refs named Davies
  3. ^ Gill; et al. (2010). "Checklist of the birds of New Zealand, Norfolk and Macquarie Islands, and the Ross Dependency, Antarctica" (PDF) (4th ed.). Te Papa Press. Retrieved 22 May 2016.

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