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Volume 4, 1871
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Note on the Southern. Mutton Bird (Puffinus amaurosma).

4. Captain Hutton exhibited a specimen of the Southern Mutton Bird, or Titi of the natives, which he had discovered to be Puffinus amaurosma. He stated that, though common, this bird had never been previously mentioned in scientific lists as occurring in New Zealand.