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Southern emu wren, Stipiturus malachurus, AV10326

Physical Description

Bird mounted in a perching position on a perch, with its wings held out from its body, with PR wing held higher so that the bird appears to be leaning toward its PL side. Body is leaning forward and tail is raised and fanned. Only three long tail feathers are present.


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 180 x 75 x 70mm

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