Awkward on land, clumsy in flight and explosive in temperament, the Pukeko doesn’t sing it screeches! With its ancient looking beak, huge feet and strange overstep, plus flamboyant colours, the Pukeko appears to be from another time zone. But when foraging or swimming in the shallow reedy waters of the swamplands they become almost graceful. Here the Pukeko seems to be in harmony with their habitat.
Wild-Card unique native bird cards are more than just a card - they are a gift which can be kept as a keepsake or a collector's item, providing you with a genuine souvenir of New Zealand's native bird life.