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Sooty shearwater, Puffinus griseus, AV117

Physical Description

Study skin of a medium sized grey sea bird lying on its back, with the body in a straight line with the head and tail. The head is turned toward its PL side with the beak pointing forwards. Legs are folded up against the sides of the body. Wings are folded against the body. Beak is tied closed with wire.

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 90 x 120 x 400mm

Sex

Male

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