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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Makomako Bellbird Anthornis melanura ssp. melanura

Observer

tony_wills

Date

July 1, 2015 03:07 PM NZST

Description

Presumably from Zealandia, calling and foraging in tree on Ben Burn park along the Campbell Street edge.

Photos / Sounds

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What

New Zealand Bellbird Anthornis melanura

Observer

corinnaschool

Date

June 29, 2015 11:57 AM NZST

Photos / Sounds

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What

New Zealand Bellbird Anthornis melanura

Observer

tim_hopley

Date

June 25, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

New Zealand Bellbird Anthornis melanura

Observer

tony_wills

Date

June 25, 2015 04:30 PM NZST

Description

Male bellbird calling, heard but not seen.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

New Zealand Bellbird Anthornis melanura

Observer

tony_wills

Date

June 25, 2015 03:00 PM NZST

Description

Male bellbird heard calling, but not sighted.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

New Zealand Bellbird Anthornis melanura

Observer

glenn-nz

Date

June 20, 2015

Place

pohara (Google, OSM)

Description

Feeding in banksia tree at the Sunset Motel

Photos / Sounds

What

New Zealand Bellbird Anthornis melanura

Observer

d_kluza

Date

June 20, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Female.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

New Zealand Bellbird Anthornis melanura

Observer

gailtv

Date

June 19, 2015 02:52 PM NZST

Photos / Sounds

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What

New Zealand Bellbird Anthornis melanura

Observer

laura-nz

Date

June 15, 2015 02:36 PM NZST

Description

Minimum of 16 bellbirds in this flowering eucalyptus tree. (16 was the highest number I could confidently count at one time; they were moving around a lot!)

Songs heard were characteristic of the Omahu Bush area.

I know that the photo does not clearly show a bellbird (there's one just above the tree) - meant to show the location rather than the bird.

Photos / Sounds

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What

New Zealand Bellbird Anthornis melanura

Observer

laura-nz

Date

June 15, 2015 02:28 PM NZST

Description

Bellbird singing in a small flowering kowhai tree. Song characteristic of Omahu Bush area.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

New Zealand Bellbird Anthornis melanura

Observer

laura-nz

Date

June 5, 2015 03:32 PM NZST

Description

One heard on school grounds.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

New Zealand Bellbird Anthornis melanura

Observer

laura-nz

Date

June 15, 2015 03:09 PM NZST

Description

3 heard within 100m. Eucalypts here not in flower aside from a very few on one white-flowering tree.

Songs heard here characteristic of Kennedys Bush bellbirds.

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Description from Wikipedia

The New Zealand Bellbird (Anthornis melanura), also known by its Māori names Korimako or Makomako, is a passerine bird endemic to New Zealand. It has greenish colouration and is the only living member of the genus Anthornis. The bellbird forms a significant component of the famed New Zealand dawn chorus of bird song that was much noted by early European settlers. The explorer Captain Cook wrote of its song "it seemed to be like small bells...

No range data available.