New Zealand Snares Island

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Snares Island

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Number of species: 55        Images of 55 species
Number of endemics: 1
Number of globally threatened species: 7
Number of introduced species: 8
SPHENISCIFORMES: Spheniscidae    
King Penguin Aptenodytes patagonicus   Rare/Accidental
Fiordland Penguin Eudyptes pachyrhynchus Tawaki Vulnerable
Snares Penguin Eudyptes robustus   Endemic Vulnerable
Erect-crested Penguin Eudyptes sclateri   Endangered
Rockhopper Penguin Eudyptes chrysocome   Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Macaroni Penguin Eudyptes chrysolophus   Rare/Accidental Vulnerable
Little Penguin Eudyptula minor korora Rare/Accidental
Hoary-headed Grebe Poliocephalus poliocephalus    
Black-browed Albatross Thalassarche melanophris Toroa  
Buller's Albatross Thalassarche bulleri Toroa-teoteo  
Shy Albatross Thalassarche cauta    
Cape Petrel Daption capense    
Mottled Petrel Pterodroma inexpectata Korure Near-threatened
Broad-billed Prion Pachyptila vittata Parara  
Fulmar Prion Pachyptila crassirostris    
Fairy Prion Pachyptila turtur Titi Wainui  
Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus titi Near-threatened
Common Diving-Petrel Pelecanoides urinatrix kuaka  
PELECANIFORMES: Phalacrocoracidae
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo kawau  
Pied Cormorant Phalacrocorax varius karuhiruhi Rare/Accidental
Little Pied Cormorant Phalacrocorax melanoleucos   Rare/Accidental
Australian Shelduck Tadorna tadornoides   Rare/Accidental
Maned Duck Chenonetta jubata   Rare/Accidental
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos   Introduced species
Pacific Black Duck Anas superciliosa parera  
Subantarctic Snipe Coenocorypha aucklandica Hakawai Endemic (country/region)
Grey-tailed Tattler Tringa brevipes   Rare/Accidental
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia   Rare/Accidental
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper Calidris acuminata   Rare/Accidental
Kelp Gull Larus dominicanus karoro  
Silver Gull Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae tarapunga  
Red-billed Gull Larus scopulinus tarapunga Endemic (country/region)
Black-billed Gull Chroicocephalus bulleri   Rare/Accidental Endangered
White-fronted Tern Sterna striata tara Rare/Accidental
Antarctic Tern Sterna vittata    
Oriental Cuckoo Cuculus optatus   Rare/Accidental
Shining Bronze-Cuckoo Chrysococcyx lucidus pipiwharauroa Rare/Accidental
White-throated Needletail Hirundapus caudacutus   Rare/Accidental
Passeriformes.: Alaudidae
Eurasian Skylark Alauda arvensis   Introduced species
Passeriformes.: Hirundinidae
Tree Martin Petrochelidon nigricans   Rare/Accidental
Passeriformes.: Motacillidae
Australasian Pipit Anthus novaeseelandiae pihoihoi Rare/Accidental
Passeriformes.: Prunellidae
Dunnock Prunella modularis    
Passeriformes.: Turdidae
Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula   Introduced species
Song Thrush Turdus philomelos   Introduced species
Passeriformes.: Sylviidae
Fernbird Megalurus punctatus matata Endemic (country/region)
Passeriformes.: Rhipiduridae
New Zealand Fantail Rhipidura fuliginosa piwakawaka  
Passeriformes.: Petroicidae
Tomtit Petroica macrocephala miromiro Endemic (country/region)
Passeriformes.: Acanthizidae
Grey Gerygone Gerygone igata riroriro Rare/Accidental
Passeriformes.: Zosteropidae
Silver-eye Zosterops lateralis tauhou  
Passeriformes.: Sturnidae
European Starling Sturnus vulgaris   Introduced species
Passeriformes.: Passeridae
House Sparrow Passer domesticus   Introduced species
Passeriformes.: Fringillidae
Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs   Introduced species
Common Redpoll Carduelis flammea   Introduced species
European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis    
Passeriformes.: Emberizidae
Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella   Rare/Accidental

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