Landbirds … Waterbirds of New Zealand
Below listed are birds that are categorized as “Birds of Prey” – however, other bird species will also take chicks or eggs from nests, such as some rails, skuas and non-native magpies. Additionally, sea birds (including gulls) are marine predators that prey on various marine animals.
New Zealand’s Pigeons
Kerer? or New Zealand Pigeon (Hemiphaga novaeseelandiae novaseelandiae) – Native
Rock Pigeons (Columba livia) – also known as feral or domestic pigeon.
Spotted Dove (Streptopelia chinensis) – Range: Introduced to New Zealand