Acanthisitta chloris


Acanthisitta chloris

Classificação Ciêntifica

Reino: Animalia

Filo: Chordata

Classe: Aves

Ordem: Passeriformes

Família : Acanthisittidae

A tiny endemic of New Zealand, 7–9 cm; male c. 6 g, female 7 g.

Forest, especially beech forest, and scrub; also pine (Pinus).


  • A. c. granti Mathews & Iredale, 1913 – North I and outliers, New Zealand.
  • A. c. chloris (Sparrman, 1787) – South I, Stewart I and outliers.