Little Spotted Kiwi

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Little Spotted Kiwi
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Foraging at Zealandia EcoSanctuary, Wellington
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Infraclass: Palaeognathae
Clade: Notopalaeognathae
Clade: Novaeratitae
Order: Apterygiformes
Family: Apterygidae
Genus: Apteryx
Species: A. owenii
Binomial name
Apteryx owenii
(Gould, 1847)[2][3]
Subspecies

A. o. owenii
A. o. iredelai North Island little spotted kiwi

The distribution of little spotted kiwi.

Predator-free islands:

  1. Hen Island
  2. Tiritiri Matangi
  3. Red Mercury Island
  4. Motuihe Island
  5. Kapiti Island
  6. Long Island
  7. Anchor Island
  8. Chalky Island

Mainland:

A. Shakespear Open Sanctuary
B. Cape Sanctuary
C. Zealandia
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References[edit]

  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Apteryx owenii". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2013. {{cite journal}}: Invalid |ref=harv (help)
  2. ^ Davies, S. J. J. F. (2003)
  3. ^ Gould, John (1847). "On a new species of Apteryx". Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 15 (1): 93–94. doi:10.1111/j.1469-7998.1847.tb00159.x.
  4. ^ 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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