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Auckland Island snipe, Coenocorypha aucklandica aucklandica, AV306

Physical Description

Study skin of a small bird with its body in a straight line with the head and tail, the wings folded back against the body, the legs straight, and the head tilted so the beak is pointing up and towards the PL side.


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 45 x 170 x 50mm



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