1298 thumb Pest animals in New Zealand

A guide to animal pests in New Zealand. This guide is restricted to introduced animals that are wild or feral and doesn't include pesky native critters.

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Rainbow Lorikeet 1
Trichoglossus haematodus
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Black Rat (Ship Rat) 2
Rattus rattus
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Brown Rat (Norway Rat) 3
Rattus norvegicus
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Cat (feral) 4
Felis catus
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Fallow Deer 5
Dama dama
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Ferret 6
Mustela furo
240px gorge du verdon goat 0254
Goat (feral) 7
Capra hircus
240px young hedgehog
Hedgehog 8
Erinaceus europaeus
3130915987 353af56089 m
Mouse 9
Mus musculus
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Possum 10
Trichosurus vulpecula
3897187267 f36b5e4e7a m
Rabbit 11
Oryctolagus cuniculus
8192838573 f5e84dd13a m
Red Deer 12
Cervus elaphus elaphus
53058 orig
Rusa Deer, Javan 13
Rusa timorensis
3535611873 b06600a290 m
Sika Deer 14
Cervus nippon
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Stoat 15
Mustela erminea
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Tahr, Himalayan 16
Hemitragus jemlahicus
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Wapiti 18
Cervus elaphus nelsoni
2778719952 d0e409d8a4 m
Weasel 19
Mustela
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White-tailed Deer 20
Odocoileus virginianus
67033 orig
Rainbow Skink 21
Lampropholis delicata
4752060306 da59c54cec m
Brown Bullhead Catfish 22
Ameiurus nebulosus
7263642146 bfbbf22212 m
Common Carp 23
Cyprinus carpio
00535 orig
Rudd 24
Scardinius erythrophthalmus
240px gambusia affinis 01
Western Mosquitofish 25
Gambusia affinis
62049 260 190
Argentine Ant 26
Linepithema humile
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Large White Butterfly 27
Pieris brassicae

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