Kiwi is a unique bird in New Zealand. It is a synonym for the country and people of New Zealand. It is a very unique phenomenon in the world that birds replace people. This kind of bird is very weak and small, belonging to the survival of the earth’s glacial period. It is the most primitive bird among sandpipers. Its distant ancestor lived in the dinosaur era and survived in the isolated and isolated environment of New Zealand after tens of millions of years of evolution. The kiwi is a nocturnal bird with degenerated wings that cannot fly.
The size of kiwi is similar to our common big cock. Brown kiwi and big spotted Kiwi are slightly larger, up to about 35cm, weighing more than 2000g; kiwi is smaller, with a body size of about 25cm and a weight of about 1200g. The kiwi looks like a big hairy ball. Grow fluffy willow like feathers, soft and beautiful, as soft as silk. In the back of the body feathers, there are only a few weak feather branches, so it looks like animal hair silk. Their hair color is mainly yellowish brown, with dark gray and light color transverse spots, abdominal hair color is light, with black brown stripes. Their feathers are good at keeping warm.