Fossil Penguin, leg bone (tarsometatarsus); AU-V5c

Name/Title

Fossil Penguin, leg bone (tarsometatarsus)

About this object

The leg bone (tarsometatarsus) of a fossil Penguin from Glen Massey, Waikato, North Island, New Zealand. It is of Early Oligocene age (34-27 million years old). Included in the photo is the equivalent bone from a Little Blue Penguin.

Object Type

Fossil

Object number

AU-V5c

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fossil
penguin

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