One of our more colourful birds, the Tīeke | North Island saddleback. 🐦

North Island saddlebacks have striking black plumage, a rufous chestnut saddle across their back, bright reddish-orange wattles … and a thin pale yellow band on the leading edge of the saddle.

Blak bird with bright orange back and red wattles.
Miraz Jordan @Miraz