The diving petrels of Codfish Island have been described as a new endemic species and are to be called the Whenua Hou Diving Petrel.
http://journals.plos.org/plosone/articl ... ne.0197766
And thanks Johannes for putting this out with open access. It's nice to be able to keep up.
Discussion about the evolution, relationships, and naming of New Zealand birds
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Media starting to pick it up. https://www.newshub.co.nz/home/new-zeal ... sland.html