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419 Great King Street Dunedin, New Zealand

From Monday 27 November – Friday 1 December, the Tūhura Science Centre and Tropical Forest will be closed for maintenance. 
We strive to produce the best experience 
for our visitors and this will allow us to make our Science Centre better for years to come.

Greater racquet-tailed drongo, Dicrurus paradiseus, AV1996

Physical Description

Black bird with one very long tail feather, mounted in a standing position a perch with its wings folded back against its body. Head is turned toward its PL side. Feathers around beak are spiky and some more modified feathers have the appearance of whiskers.

Field Collection


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 265 x 320 x 105mm

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