Una lluvia lo tiró al suelo, y lo cuidé hasta que pudo volar. No pude esperar a la mañana porque el gorrión era sumamente escurridizo. Color gris, pecho negro y alas café con negro y blanco
Not great photos, but I think they suffice for identification. Not sure if female or juvenile.
Bird was circling the bush, calling constantly for about 10 minutes. Kereru, tui and other forest birds nearby were agitated and moving around a lot.
Birds (class Aves or clade Avialae) are feathered, winged, two-legged, warm-blooded, egg-laying vertebrates. Aves ranks as the tetrapod class with the most living species, approximately ten thousand. Extant birds belong to the subclass Neornithes, living worldwide and ranging in size from the 5 cm (2 in) Bee Hummingbird to the 2.75 m (9 ft) Ostrich. The fossil record indicates that birds emerged within the theropod dinosaurs during the Jurassic period, around 150 million years ago. Birds are the only living...