Facts Summary: The Takahe (Porphyrio hochstetteri) is a species of concern belonging in the species group "birds" and found in the following area(s): New Zealand. This species is also known by the following name(s): Porphyrio mantelli.
To Cite This Page:
Glenn, C. R. 2006. "Earth's Endangered Creatures - Takahe Facts" (Online).
Accessed 7/3/2022 at http://earthsendangered.com/profile.asp?sp=4022&ID=4.
Need more Takahe facts?
Eight Inexpensive Ways You Can Help Endangered Species
Want to help save endangered species, but don't have a lot of money to donate? There are actually a lot of creative ways you can help endangered species, even if you are an individual and not a funded organization. We've put together a list of ways you as an individual can help save endangered species.