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Sandwich Tern (Thalasseus sandvicensis)

Taxidermy case of adult male and adult female Sandwich Tern by Edward Hart.

Taxidermy case of adult male and adult female Sandwich Tern. According to Edward Hart, writing on 9 May 1927, 'Left (no 1): adult female, winter plumage, 13th April 1872; right (no 2): adult male; winter plumage, 13th April 1872. Shot by me in Christchurch Bay. Sexes alike, summer and winter plumage differ. Mounted by me'.

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