Miro Traversi, Traversia Lyalli, Bowdleria Rufescens
Miro Traversi, Traversia Lyalli, Bowdleria Rufescens. Illustrated page from "Extinct Birds" by Lionel Rothschild, published in 1907, and drawn by John Gerrard Keulemans (1842–1912). The black robin or Chatham Island robin is an endangered bird from the Chatham Islands off the east coast of New Zealand. It is closely related to the South Island robin. It was first described by Walter Buller in 1872. Unlike its mainland counterparts, its flight capacity is somewhat reduced.