Post by Tony Whitehead » Sun Jul 17, 2016 2:00 am . Spotless Services, a subsidiary of ASX-listed Spotless Group Ltd., offered NZ$2.15 per share, made up of NZ$2.08 cash plus a fully-imputed dividend of 7 cents for the remaining 34 percent of Taylors. The eyes are a brownish-orange which then begin to turn red as it matures. marsh and spotless crake; New Zealand dabchick; North Island fernbird; white heron. 28-jul-2017 - Sello: Spotless Crake (Porzana tabuensis) (Nueva Zelanda) (Birds) Mi:NZ 1182,Sn:NZ 919,Yt:NZ 1126,Sg:NZ 1459a. Spotless crake: the wetland indicator. [5], Other threats to spotless crake are the clearance of habitat, such as swamp draining and clearing for agriculture which mainly took place when Europeans arrived. Water pollution and degradation of wetlands due to grazing are also major threats. Quite skittish and often difficult to observe. Wellington, Department of Conservation. Its chin and throat have a white patch on it. Small dark crake with red eye and red orbital ring. Wetlands are also wonderful places to visit with a greater diversity of native birds, fish, invertebrates and plants than most other habitats. There are two crake species in New Zealand – the spotless crake, which is more common in the North Island and the marsh crake, which is more common in the South Island. spotless crake/ Marsh crake Recordings? This is the smallest of the. Several nest-like platforms are often built near the actual nest. Most sightings of spotless crake tend to be near the top of the North Island. The spotless crake (Zapornia tabuensis) is a species of bird in the rail family, Rallidae. Spotless crake are omnivorous. Post by tim » Sat Mar 12, 2011 7:11 am This morning while at Lake Opouahi listeing to the fernbird dawn chorus I heard a strange call coming from the swamp area, the bird came in very close to me for while (under 5meters) I was sitting still but impossible to view due to the rushes. [8], When the chicks hatch, they stay in the nest for up to four days, and have the ability to catch live prey from three days old. No population estimates available. Start This article has been rated as Start-Class on the project's quality scale. Spotless crake (Porzana tabuensis plumbea) Number 10 TARANAKI REGIONAL COUNCIL Biodiversity Section Ph: 06 765 7127 Fax: 06 765 5097 Email: info@trc.govt.nz www.trc.govt.nz Working with people —caring for Taranaki R SUTTON, DOC The bird gallery links to in-depth descriptions of most New Zealand birds. The spotless crake or pÅ«weto is a small rail. On the mainland it is sited half to a metre above the water but on islands is often under dense cover on the ground. Marsh Crake / Koitareke Porzana pusilla FAMILY: Porzana pusilla. Native to NZ with five similar sub-species in Europe, Asia, Australia and Africa. Notornis 34: 193-205. Pairs and some single birds defend territories. NZ rails, skulking in cover and rarely taking flight. 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