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Yellow-crowned parakeet, Cyanoramphus auriceps auriceps, AV448

Physical Description

Mount of a small bird in natural standing position. Head is held up and tail is held down. Head is facing forwards. Both wings are folded against its body. Feet are parallel and held straight. Right wing and tail are almost detached from the body.

Research Notes

Rear toe pad of left foot removed for DNA analysis on 14/4/2005 by Ilka Soehle.

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 95 x 40 x 220mm

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