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Penguin, erect-crested; 2011.236

Penguin, erect-crested; 2011.236
Penguin, erect-crested
About this object
Penguin; a taxidermied erect-crested penguin, mounted onto a flat rock.

Erect-crested penguins have large colonies on the Bounty and Antipodes Islands, and smaller colonies on both Campbell and Auckland Islands.

h 440mm x l 270mm x w 220mm

Subject and Association Keywords
Biology, Zoology, Chordates. Vertebrates, Birds
Credit Line
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".
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