Snares Island tomtit

Male Snares Island tomtit (Petroica macrocephala dannefaerdi). Glossy black, bases of feathers grey with light shafts. Wing and tail brownish black; iris black. Black bill. Mounted with A70.789 on a twig inserted into a light coloured piece of wood.
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This is one of five subspecies of tomtits found in New Zealand.
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