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|Species:||† A. melanocephala|
|† Anthornis melanocephala
G.R. Gray, 1843
|Chatham Islands (top right) in relation to other New Zealand Outlying Islands|
It was last observed in 1906 on Little Mangere Island. The population was likely impacted by the introduction of a disease as there was a sudden population decline before the onset of other disturbances such as rats, cats and specimen collectors.
- BirdLife International (2012). "Anthornis melanocephala". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.
- A History of the Birds of New Zealand by Walter Buller, 1888
- Chatham Island Bellbird / Komako. by Paul Martinson. Artwork produced for the book Extinct Birds of New Zealand, by Alan Tennyson, Te Papa Press, Wellington, 2006
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