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Blackbird, Turdus merula, AV3314

Physical Description

Blackbird mounted in standing position on a perch, with wings folded back against body. Head is held up and turned towards its PL side. Tail is held up.


From: Dr Otto Finsch

Field Collection


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 230 x 215 x 90mm



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