Kōrero: Land birds – overview

Long-billed wren

Long-billed wren

The long-billed wren (Dendroscansor decurvirostris), now extinct, was one of New Zealand's three species of flightless wren.

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Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
Reference: 2006-0010-1/1
Watercolour by Paul Martinson

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Kerry-Jayne Wilson, 'Land birds – overview - Flightless land birds', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/artwork/11244/long-billed-wren (accessed 9 April 2020)

He kōrero nā Kerry-Jayne Wilson, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007, reviewed & revised 20 Apr 2015