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Fairy prion, Pachyptila turtur, AV111

Physical Description

Study skin of a small grey and white sea bird lying on its back, with the body in a straight line with the head and tail. The head is tilted so the beak is pointing up. Legs are crossed in front of the tail and tied together with thread. Wings are folded against the body.

Field Collection

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 55 x 70 x 255mm

Sex

Female

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