Kākāpō

Owl Parrot, Strigops habroptilus

A flightless nocturnal kākā with green plumage on the back and yellowish-green feathers underneath. Strigops habroptilus.

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Date: 1976 - 1979 From: Air New Zealand Ltd: [Ephemera of quarto size, timetables and advertising relating to Air New Zealand flights, routes and aircraft] By: Harvey, Norman Bruce, 1931- Ref: Eph-B-AVIATION-ANZ-1978-Menus Description: Covers depict natural history prints by Bruce Harvey, including: Fleshfooted shearwater and tuatara; Waxeye; Kiwi (Brown and Spotted Kiwi); Fantail; Kakapo;...
Date: 1884 - 1885 From: Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm) :[Sample album of greeting cards, produced by A D Willis of Wanganui. ca 1885] Ref: E-936-f-008-4 Description: Shows a kakapo in profile, perching on the branch of a tree, with some surrounding foliage. The printed card into which the painting is inserted reads 'Many ...
Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm) :Pogonornis cincta / Stitch bird. Ortygometra tabuensis / Swamp crake. Rallus diffenbachii [ie Gallirallus dieffenbachii] / Diffenbach's rail [ie Dieffenbach's rail]. Stringops [ie Strigops] habrotilus / Owl parrot. [ca 1885]
Date: 1884 - 1885 From: Archibald Dudingston Willis (Firm) :[Sample album of greeting cards, produced by A D Willis of Wanganui. ca 1885] Ref: E-936-f-008 Description: Page of original drawings of native birds on celluloid, prepared as greeting cards and presented as a sample album Quantity: 4 watercolour(s). Physical Des...
From: Various artists :[Original illustrations for the Encyclopaedia of New Zealand, edited by A H McLintock, 1966]. Ref: A-332-098 Description: A side view of the head and shoulders of the kakapo parrot Reproduced in Encyclopaedia of New Zealand, vol 2, p 202 Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Descr...
Mutzel, Gustav, 1839-1893 :Australische Fauna ... 7. Nestorpapagei. 8. Eulenpapagei ... 12. Kiwi ... 15. Bruekenbeidechse. [ca 1880]
Date: 1880 - 1890 By: Mutzel, Gustav, 1839-1893; Meyer, Joseph, 1796-1856 Ref: A-449-008 Description: Shows a number of animals from the Australasian continent, grouped in what could be an Australian setting, but including a kakapo, a kiwi, a kea and what app...
Date: 1976 From: [Ephemera relating to birds, both wild and domestic, bird shows, and the protection of bird life. 1970-1979] By: World Wildlife Fund of New Zealand Ref: Eph-A-BIRD-1976-01 Description: Pamphlet issued in connection with Panda support 1976, and containing a blank form for sending in monetary support for one of the projects discussed: the New...
Date: 1960 - 1969 Ref: Eph-A-BIRD-1960s Description: Includes: W Gregg & Company Limited. Enjoy learning about birds [Booklet. ca 1966] Ornithological Society of New Zealand. Four Christmas card order forms ca ...
Date: 1958 to 1959 From: Williams, Edmund Gardner, b 1894 :Transparency slides of a trip to New Zealand and Australia By: Rangi Slides Ref: PA12-8806 Description: Transparency slides of New Zealand, some purchased and some taken by Mr E G Williams' (Edmund Gardner Williams'). Purchased slides (14 unnumbered slides foll...
Date: 2011 By: Zealandia Te Māra a Tāne (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: Eph-C-BIRD-2011-01 Description: Poster shows a head and shoulders portrait of a kakapo, Sirocco, and advertises after-dark encounters in small groups every evening. Quantity: 1 colour phot...
Date: 1970 - 1989 By: New Zealand Forest Service; Johns, John Henry Gerard, 1924-1999; Merton, Donald Vincent, 1939-2011 Ref: Eph-C-FOREST-SERVICE-1970/1989 Description: Includes the following posters: 1974: Fire kills forests. The kakapo (strigops habroptilus), one of New Zealand's most unusual birds ... A R Shearer, Governm...
From: Various artists :[Original illustrations for the Encyclopaedia of New Zealand, edited by A H McLintock, 1966]. Ref: A-332-097 Description: The kakapo parrot, seen from the front, its wings raised Reproduced in Encyclopaedia of New Zealand, vol 2, p 202 Quantity: 1 drawing(s). Physical Descrip...
Date: 1978 From: Marshall, Janet, 1947- :[Greeting cards. New Zealand birds]. Ornithological Society of New Zealand Inc. Auckland. 1978 Ref: E-279-q-109 Description: Reproduction of a painting by Mrs Janet Marshall of a kakapo standing on a log. Description of the bird inside the card. Quantity: 1 colour photo-mechanical...
Winter, Mark 1958-: Australiass Scientestes Extinctus circa 2011, habitat - University of Adelaide ... 14 April 2011
Date: 2011 From: Winter, Mark, 1958- : Digital cartoons published in the Southland Times and other papers Ref: DCDL-0017528 Description: The cartoon shows a museum exhibit of an extinct species; it is an Australian professor wearing a large hat with corks and being assailed by dozens of flies....
Date: 1981-1982 From: Fleming, Charles Alexander (Sir), 1916-1987 : Papers Ref: 87-208-514 Description: Mainly about kakapo Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Typescripts
Deep in the wilderness, the male Kakapo hollows out a courtship bowl and begins to boom in the forlorn hope of attracting a mate! "COALITION! COALITION!" 2 September, 2005
Date: 2005 From: Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0005704 Description: Shows Don Brash, the leader of the National Party, as an endangered Kakapo bird trying to attract a coalition partner in the lead up to the 2005 General Elec...
Date: 1897-1904 From: Trevor, Charles Edward Hill-Trevor, 3rd Baron, 1863-1950 :Photographs of New Zealand and Cook Islands compiled during Vice-regal term of Lord Ranfurly By: Boscawen, John Hugh, 1851-1937; Burton Brothers (Dunedin, N.Z.); Pulman (Firm); Shepherd, Cromwell, active 1903-1934 Ref: PA1-f-142 Description: Charles Hill-Trevor's personal album of the time he spent as personal secretary to Lord Ranfurly, Governor of New Zealand. It records the New Zealand conting...
Date: [1940s-1950s] From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives By: Morel, Leo, active 1940s-1950s Ref: PAColl-0785-1-217 Description: Photographs taken for publication in the New Zealand Free Lance, 1940s-1950s; and one dated 1973. Two Maori girls (Robin Kingi and Makuini Warbrick); bird st...
Date: 1982 - 1984 By: Bowen, Sylvia Mary, 1942-; Campbell, Aline Margaret, 1937-2007 Ref: A-150-033/057 Description: Material relating to illustrations for cover of "Kapiti Coast poems" held at ATL P 821.08 KAP 1983 (the later serial "Kapiti poems" is held in Serials at KAP...
From: John Kendrick natural sound history library and film collection Ref: OHInt-0834-164 Description: No information available about recording. Arrangement: Tape numbers - OHT5-1739 Quantity: 1 5" reel(s).
From: Wildlife Service oral history project Ref: OHDL-001685 Description: Colour photographs of: Don Merton with two kakapo (in crates) for Maud Island in front of an RNZAF Devon at Manapouri (2 Apr 1974); Don Merton with the kakap...