Southern Limits

Stewart Island Birds

KIWIS Apterygidae
Stewart Island Kiwi Apteryx australis lawryi
PENGUINS Spheniscidae
Yellow-eyed Penguin Megadyptes antipodes
Southern Blue Penguin Eudyptula minor
Rockhopper Penguin Eudyptes chrysocome
Fiordland Crested Penguin Eudyptes pachyrhynchus
Snares Crested Penguin Eudyptes pachyrhynchus atratus
ALBATROSSES Diomedeidae
Wandering Albatross Diomedea exulans
Northern Royal Albatross Diomedea sanfordi
Southern Royal Albatross Diomedea epomophora
N.Z. Black-browed Mollymawk Diomedea melanophris
Grey-headed Mollymawk Diomedea chrysostoma
Buller's Mollymawk Diomedea bulleri
White-capped (Shy) Mollymawk Diomedea cauta
Salvin's Mollymawk Diomedea salvini
Light-mantled Sooty Albatross Phoebetria palpebrata
PETRELS, SHEARWATERS and FULMARS Procellariidae
Northern Giant Petrel Macronecteus halli
Antarctic Fulmar Fulmarus glacialoides
Snares Cape Pigeon Daption capense (australe)
White-headed Petrel Pterodroma lessonii
Mottled Petrel Pterodroma inexpectata
Cook's Petrel Pterodroma cook
Broad-billed Prion Pachyptila vittata
Fairy Prion Pachyptila turtur
White-chinned Petrel Procellaria aequinoctialis
Bullers Shearwater Puffinus bulleri
Fleshfooted Shearwater Puffinus carneipes
Sooty Shearwater (Muttonbird) Puffinus griseus
Huttons Shearwater Puffinus huttoni
Little Shearwater Puffinus elegans
STORM PETRELS Hydrobatidae
Grey-backed Storm Petrel Oceanites nereis
White-faced Storm Petrel Pelagodroma marina
Black-bellied Storm Petrel Fregetta tropica
DIVING PETRELS Pelecanoididae
Southern Diving Petre Pelecanoides urinatrix
South Georgian Diving Petrel Pelecanoides georgicus
GANNETS Sulidae
Australasian Gannet Morus serrator
SHAGS or CORMORANTS Phalacrocoracidae
Black Shag Phalacrocorax carbo
Pied Shag Phalacrocorax varius
Little Shag Phalacrocorax melanoleucus
Stewart Island Shag Leucocarbo chalconotus
Spotted Shag Stictocarbo punctatus
Blue Shag Stictocarbo punctatus steadi
HERONS, EGRETS and BITTERNS Ardeidae
White-faced Heron Ardea novaehollandiae
White Heron Egretta alba
Reef Heron Egretta sacra
Cattle Egret Bubulcus ibis
Australasian Bittern Botaurus poiciloptilus
GEESE, SWANS and DUCKS Anatidae
Black Swan Cygnus atratus
Paradise Duck Tadorna variegata
Mallard Duck Anas platyrhynchos
Grey Duck Anas superciliosa
New Zealand Shoveler Anas rhynchotis
HARRIER - HAWK Acciptridae
Australasian Harrier Circus approximans
FALCONS Falconidae
New Zealand Falcon Falco novaeseelandiae
RAILS and WEKA Rallidae
Banded Rail Rallus philppensis
Stewart Island Weka Gallirallus australis scotti
Pukeko Porphyrio porphyrio
OYSTERCATCHERS Haematopodidae
South Island Pied Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus
Variable Oystercatcher Haematopus unicolor
PLOVERS and DOTTERELS Charadriidae
Spur-winged Plover Vanellus miles
Banded Dotterel Charadrius bicinctus
Southern New Zealand Dotterel Charadrius obscurus
GODWITS Scolopacidae
Eastern Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica
Turnstone Arenaria interpres
SKUAS Stercorariidae
Southern Skua Catharacta skua lonnbergi
GULLS, TERNS and NODDIES Laridae
Southern Black Backed Gull Larus dominicanus
Red-billed Gull Larus scopulinus
Black-billed Gull Larus bulleri
Black-fronted Tern Sterna albostriata
Caspian Tern Sterna caspia
Antarctic Tern Sterna vittata
White-fronted Tern Sterna striata
PIGEONS and DOVES Columbidae
New Zealand Pigeon Hemiphaga novaseelandiae
PARROTS and PARAKEETS Psittacidae
Kakapo Strigops habroptilus
South Island Kaka Nestor meridionalis
Red-crowned Parakeet Cyanoramphus novaezelandiae
Yellow-crowned Parakeet Cyanoramphus auriceps
CUCKOOS Cuculidae
Shining Cuckoo Chrysococcyx lucidus
Long-tailed Cuckoo Eudynamys taitensis
OWLS Strigidae
Morepork Ninox novaeseelandiae
KINGFISHERS Alcedinidae
New Zealand Kingfisher Halcyon sancta
NEW ZEALAND WRENS Acanthisittidae
South Island Rifleman Acanthisitta chloris
LARKS Alaudidae
Skylark Alauda arvesis
SWALLOWS Hirundinidae
Welcome Swallow Hirundo tahitica neoxena
FLYCATCHERS Muscicapidae
New Zealand Pipit Anthus novaeseelandiae
Dunnock Prunella modularis
South Island Fantail Rhipidura fuliginosa
Yellow-breasted Tit Petroica macrocephala
Stewart Island Robin Petroica australis rakiura
WARBLERS Sylviidae
Codfish Island Fernbird Bowdleria punctata wilsoni
Stewart Island Fernbird Bowdleria punctata stewartiana
Brown Creeper Mohua novaeseelandiae
Yellowhead Mohoua ochrocephala
Grey Warbler Greygone igata
THRUSHES Turdidae
Song Thrush Turdus philomelus
Blackbird Turdus merula
HONEYEATERS Meliphagidae
Bellbird Anthornis melanura
Tui Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae
BUNTINGS Emberizidae
Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella
FINCHES Fringillidae
Chaffinch Fringilla coelabs
Greenfinch Carduelis chloris
Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis
Redpoll Carduelis flammea
SPARROWS Ploceidae
House Sparrow Passer domesticus
STARLINGS Sturnidae
Starling Sturnus vulgaris
SILVEREYES Zosteropidae
Silvereye Zosterops lateralis
NEW ZEALAND WATTLE BIRDS Callaeidae
South Island Saddleback Philesturnus carunculatus
South Island Kokako Calleas cinerea
MAGPIE Cracticidae
Australian Magpie Gymnorhina tibicen