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Giant Petrel, Macronectes giganteus, AV11063

Physical Description

One leg only - cut off at mid tib (feather line) - some feathers are attached to the proximal end. There is a small hole in the webbing, and it has a distinct chemical smell often associated with preserved marine birds.

Field Collection

Found washed ashore.


Preparator: B A Campbell


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 40 x 275 x 60mm



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