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White-headed Petrel, Pterodroma lessonii, AV6662

Physical Description

Study skin of grey and white sea bird lying on its back, with the body in a straight line with the head and tail. The head is tilted so the beak is pointing forward and slightly toward its PL side. Legs are crossed in front of the tail and tied together with string at the ankle. Wings are folded against the body. PL foot has a pin through the webbing at the tips of the toes.

Field Collection


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 95 x 95 x 420mm



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