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Muttonbird, Puffinus griseus, AV3051

Physical Description

Study skin of a medium sized grey sea bird lying on its back, with the body in a straight line with the head and tail. The neck is elongated and the head is tilted so that the beak is pointing up. Legs are crossed in front of the tail. Wings are folded against the body.

Field Collection

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 85 x 105 x 435mm

Sex

Male

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