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Fauna & Flora of New Zealand

There are giant snails and tree daisies, flightless birds and 1,000-year-old trees – but few reptiles. The extreme and the unusual abound in New Zealand's flora and fauna, a high proportion of which are found nowhere else in the world.

All the books listed here are in stock, but a number are out of print and will no longer be available once sold.


Zealandia: our continent revealed
A geological history of the continent of Zealandia, which extends from the Auckland Islands in the south, the Chatham Islands in the east to New Caledonia in the north.
$69.90
Field Guide to Wild NZ

This is a single field guide that covers New Zealand's plants, birds, insects and animals for people interested in this country's natural history.

$49.90
Field Guide to NZ's Native Trees

This book is organised in three main sections—conifers, tree ferns and flowering trees—and covers 209 species.

$49.90
  
A field guide to Native Edible Plants of NZ

A go-to, illustrated field guide of edible native New Zealand plants, including a section on poisonous plants.

$34.90
Guide to Rocks and Minerals of NZ

This book is for anyone who wants to be able to put a name to a rock or mineral, and to learn more about how they were formed and how they are used.

$27.90
Guide to Sea Fishes of NZ

This book covers many reef fishes, and discusses their habits by day and night, their modes of life, diet and relation to their surroundings.

$27.90
  
Guide to Seashells of NZ

This book covers 165 common and a few rarer species of molluscs one is most likely to encounter on New Zealand seashores.

$24.90
Field Guide to NZ Birds

This book is the modern classic of the genre – the tried and trusted reference for lovers of New Zealand birds.
$54.90
Reed Field Guide to NZ Alpine Flora and Fauna
Included in this books are the mammals, birds, frogs and lizards, fish, insects, and grasses and ferns that inhabit our alpine areas.
$39.90
  
Reed Field Guide to NZ Alpine Flora and Fauna
Included in this books are the mammals, birds, frogs and lizards, fish, insects, and grasses and ferns that inhabit our alpine areas.

$39.90
NZ Bird Calls

60 concise accounts of the country's best-loved birds, covering their habitat, appearance and behaviour as well as their calls.

$29.90
Guide to fossils of NZ

Fossils are the preserved remains of past life. This book focuses on plant and animal fossils commonly found in NZ.

$27.90
  
Guide to the Trees of New Zealand

Features of NZ trees with distribution maps and colour photographs of over 100 species.

$27.90
Guide to Moths & Butterflies of NZ

This book introduces important species, describing their appearance, behaviour and life cycle.

$27.90
Guide to Ferns of NZ

There are nearly 200 native species occurring everywhere from the coast through to the alpine regions.

$27.90
  
Guide to Birds of New Zealand

Features photographs of birds with information on distribution, habitat, behaviour and breeding.

$27.90
Guide to Insects of NZ

NZ's long isolation from other land masses has produced some remarkable species - heaviest insect (giant weta) and largest weevil (giraffe weevil).

$27.90
Guide to Freshwater Fishes of NZ

This is a great book for enabling people outdoors to identify fish in rivers and lakes around NZ.

$27.90

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