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Common Sheldduck; European Kingfisher (Tadorna tadorna; Alcedo atthis ispida)
Natural History

1 item (description level: whole)

Broad category
Natural History: Zoology, Birds
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  Tadorna tadorna; Alcedo atthis ispida
current scientific name:  Tadorna tadorna
catalogue title:  Common Sheldduck; European Kingfisher
common name:  common sheldduck
common name:  Common Sheldduck

Place collected
Christchurch & (R. Arm)
Specimen form
taxidermy case
Additional specimen form information
material: taxidermy case (overall)

donor:  Widmer, Mrs  Undefined - 1949-03-11

Record created 2007-05-31 by MRILEY
Record last updated 2016-09-17 by XGVIEWS

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