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Taxidermy case of adult male Whiskered Tern. According to Edward Hart, writing on 1 May 1927, '(No 1): adult male, June 1875, summer plumage. Shot by me at Old Stage, Warren-bite, Christchurch Harbour. Sexes alike. Summer and winter plumage differ. Mounted by me'.

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Taxidermy case of adult male Whiskered Tern by Edward Hart.

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Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybrida)
Natural History

adult male
1 item (description level: whole)

Broad category
Natural History: Zoology, Birds
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  Chlidonias hybrida
scientific name (Horniman taxonomy):  Chlidonias hybrida
previous specimen name:  Chlidonias leucopareius leucopareius
catalogue title:  Whiskered Tern
common name:  Whiskered Tern

Hart, Edward
Additional collector information
collector:   Hart, Edward 
Place collected
Christchurch, Dorset, England, UK, Western Europe, Europe
Date collected
{earliest=1875, latest=1875, primary=true, value=June 1875}
Additional date information
date collected:  June 1875 
June 1875 
Additional preparator information
preparator:   Hart, Edward 
Christchurch, Dorset, England, UK, Western Europe, Europe
Additional place information
made:  Christchurch 
Specimen form
taxidermy case
Additional specimen form information
material: taxidermy case (overall)
overall: 7000 g
Additional measurement information
overall: 7000 g

Edward Hart Collection
previous owner:  Hart, Edward  1875-06 - 1924
vendor:  Stowe School  1942 - 1983-03-31
previous owner:  Hall, John  1924 - Undefined
previous owner:  Hall, Patrick  Undefined - 1942

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material:    taxidermy case 

Record created 2000-02-09 by HART DATABASE
Record last updated 2016-09-17 by XGVIEWS