Red-fronted parakeet

Description
The red-fronted parakeet is known by the Maori name kakariki. It is currently extinct on the main islands of New Zealand but can be found on smaller islands such as Stewart Island. This specimen was possibly collected by Miss P. Allen on the South Island. It was donated to RAMM in 1958 and was originally one of 19 birds mounted in a case.
Accession Loan No.
24/1958/9
Simple Name
bird: mount
Full Name
PSITTACIDAE: Cyanoramphus novaezelandiae (Sparrman): red-fronted parakeet
Collector / Excavator
[Allen, Miss P]
Collection Country
New Zealand
Common Name
red-fronted parakeet
Family
PSITTACIDAE
Genus
Cyanoramphus
Species
novaezelandiae
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 15:46:45
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:43:59

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