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Snares Island Tomtit, Petroica macrocephala dannefaerdi, AV593

Physical Description

Study skin of small bird with head pointing towards the PL side, tail straight, wings folded back against the body, and legs crossed (pointing towards the PL side). Some downy feathers are visible. There are some feathers missing on the PR side of the beak, anterior to the PR wing, and on the throat.

Field Collection


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 23 x 25 x 136mm



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