Kokako

Description
This adult male kokako was collected in October 1884 in the Casewell Sound, possibly by A Reisshart. The south Island species is now considered to be extinct. The North Island species (which has blue wattles) is very rare.
Accession Loan No.
15/1943/1
Simple Name
bird; skin (ex mount)
Full Name
CALLAEATIDAE: Callaeas cinereus (Gmelin): kokako
Collector / Excavator
Reisshart, A [?]
Collection Country
New Zealand
Common Name
kokako
Family
CALLAEATIDAE
Genus
Callaeas
Species
cinereus
Phylum
CHORDATA: VERTEBRATA
Collection Class
Birds
Collection Contintent
Oceania
Collection Area Region
Australia and New Zealand
Collection County
South Island
Family Group

Created At
2016-10-13 15:46:46
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:44:00

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