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Arctic tern, Sterna paradisaea, AV3136

Physical Description

Study skin of a tern with mostly grey and white colouring. Body is in a straight line with the tail straight, the legs folded in front of the body and tied with string, the wings folded back against the sides of the body, and the head tilted so that the beak pointing forwards. Beak is tied closed with string.

Field Collection


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 80 x 70 x 330mm

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