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Kea, Nestor notabilis, AV10266

Physical Description

Study skin of a big sized bird with head and tail in line with the body. Head is facing backwards. Both wings are folded against its body, but slightly opened. Legs are paralell and held straight. Specimen is opened on its midline in the ventral side. No stuffing material seen in the body area. Legs are almost detached from the body.

Research Notes

Likely Adult - No yellow ring around the eyes —Dr Cilla Wehi


Taxidermist: William Smythe


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 85 x 120 x 490mm



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