Story: Birds of mountains and open country

Auckland Islands pipit (2nd of 3)

Auckland Islands pipit

The Auckland Islands subspecies is a common bird on the Auckland Islands. This pipit is perched on the large pleated leaf of the subantarctic daisy Pleurophyllum criniferum.

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Photograph by J. Atkinson

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Christina Troup, 'Birds of mountains and open country - New Zealand pipit', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 16 June 2024)

Story by Christina Troup, published 24 Sep 2007, reviewed & revised 17 Feb 2015