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New Zealand kingfisher, Halcyon sancta vagans, AV528

Physical Description

Study skin of a kingfisher, with tail, body and head in a straight line. Head is tilted so the beak is pointing up. Wings are folded down against its sides, and legs are straight.

Field Collection

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 45 x 50 x 230mm
Weight: 54g

Sex

Male

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