A Tui enjoying a Pohutukawa's pollen and nectar The¬†Tui¬†(Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae) is an¬†endemic¬†passerine¬†bird of¬†New Zealand. It is one of the largest members of the diverse¬†Australasian honeyeater¬†family. Tui love the nectar giving flowers of the Pohutukawa tree. Tui are found through much of New Zealand. Listen out for their complex variety of songs and calls.