Yellowhead

Yellowhead

Yellowhead by Candy McManiman
Species & Artwork Details
Status: 
Endangered
Family: 
MOHOUIDAE
Order: 
PASSERIFORMES
Genus: 
Mohoua
Species: 
ochrocephala
Population trend: 
stable
Authority: 
(Gmelin, 1789)
Medium: 
acryliic
The Yellowhead was seen in the mossy trees of the forest on Ulva Islands off Stewart Island, a predator free island. Once more common, it has been decimated by stoats and rats as it nest or roosts in holes.