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Fossil Penguin, flipper bone (metacarpus); AU-V3a

Fossil Penguin, flipper bone (metacarpus), AU-V3a
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Fossil Penguin, flipper bone (metacarpus)
About this object
The flipper bone (metacarpus) of a fossil Penguin from Kawhia, North Island, New Zealand. It is of Late Oligocene age (27-25 million years old). Included in the photo is the equivalent bone from a Little Blue Penguin.
Object Type
Fossil
Object number
AU-V3a

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penguin


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