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South polar skua, Stercorarius maccormicki, AV941

Physical Description

Study skin of a large sea bird with the body in a straight line with the head and tail, and the wings folded back against the body. The head is tilted so that the beak is pointing up.

Field Collection

Cause of death: starvation.

Measurements

Weight: 1150g

Sex

Female

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