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Taxidermy case of three adult male and two adult female Northern Wryneck. According to Edward Hart, writing on 15 April 1927, 'Top left (no 1): adult male, 1865; bottom left (no 2): adult male, 1868; bottom right (no 3): adult female, 1865; middle (no 4): adult female, 1868; top right (no 5): adult male, 1868. Shot by me in the neighbourhood, Christchurch. Sexes alike; summer and winter plumage the same. Mounted by me'.

Taxidermy case of three adult male and two adult female Northern Wryneck. According to Edward Hart, writing on 15 April 1927, 'Top left (no 1): adult male, 1865; bottom left (no 2): adult male, 1868; bottom right (no 3): adult female, 1865; middle (no 4): adult female, 1868; top right (no 5): adult male, 1868. Shot by me in the neighbourhood, Christchurch. Sexes alike; summer and winter plumage the same. Mounted by me'.

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