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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.

Chaffinch, Fringilla coelebs, AV3140

Physical Description

Study skin of a small bird with body in a straight line. Head and the tail are held in line with the body. Head is facing right. Legs are held straight facing posteriorly. Both wings are folded back against its body. Stuffing material can be seen coming out of its ventral region.

Field Collection


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 28 x 35 x 150mm



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