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Australian magpie, Cracticus tibicen, AV10351

Physical Description

Two magpies mounted on one branch. This specimen is mounted in a flat-footed standing position on the top of the tree stump, with its wings folded back against its body, its head facing forward and its body leaning forward to the tail is slightly raised.

Provenance

This species is considered a pest at Macraes Flat because of its impact on lizards.

Field Collection

Caught with 'lifetrap'.
This species is considered a pest at Macraes Flat because of its impact on lizards.

Maker

Taxidermist: Max Wilson

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 690 x 630 x 430mm

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