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Tui (Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae) | by Greg Miles
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Tui (Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae)

An aggressive honeyeater which is the only one in it's genus. A very vocal bird which makes unusual sounds aided by the fact that they have two voice boxes. Appearing black from a distance, if they are in the right light show a range of colours. The two white tufts of feathers on the throat are very distinctive.

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Taken on February 26, 2019