New Zealand Fairy Tern / Tara-iti

With a population of less than 40 birds including just 10-12 breeding pairs, Sternula nereis davisae, the New Zealand fairy tern, (NZFT) is New Zealand's rarest endemic breeding bird.

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Banded NZ fairy ternA banded NZ fairy tern in 2007
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NZ fairy tern chick
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NZ fairy tern egg
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NZ fairy tern parent and chick
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New Zealand fairy tern chick
     
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