Saddleback Philesturnus carunculatus

Saddleback
Saddleback
Saddleback
The Saddleback is a rare New Zealand wattlebird. It has a pink wattle on each side of its face, a black head, front and tail and a russet "saddle."
Saddleback
Saddleback
There are two subspecies: that of the North and of the South Island -- pictures here are of the South Island subspecies
Saddleback
Saddleback juvenile