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
Black Rat (Ship Rat) 2
Rattus rattus
Brown Rat (Norway Rat) 3
Rattus norvegicus
Cat (feral) 4
Felis catus
Fallow Deer 5
Dama dama
Ferret 6
Mustela furo
Goat (feral) 7
Capra hircus
Hedgehog 8
Erinaceus europaeus
Mouse 9
Mus musculus
Possum 10
Trichosurus vulpecula
Rabbit 11
Oryctolagus cuniculus
Red Deer 12
Cervus elaphus elaphus
Rusa Deer, Javan 13
Rusa timorensis
Sika Deer 14
Cervus nippon
Stoat 15
Mustela erminea
Tahr, Himalayan 16
Hemitragus jemlahicus
Wapiti 18
Cervus elaphus nelsoni
Weasel 19
Mustela
White-tailed Deer 20
Odocoileus virginianus
Rainbow Skink 21
Lampropholis delicata
Brown Bullhead Catfish 22
Ameiurus nebulosus
Common Carp 23
Cyprinus carpio
Rudd
Scardinius erythrophthalmus
Western Mosquitofish 24
Gambusia affinis
Argentine Ant 25
Linepithema humile
Large White Butterfly 26
Pieris brassicae

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