Arctic Tern

Taxidermy case of adult male, adult female and one young Arctic Tern (Sterna paradisaea) by Edward Hart (adult female and young missing).

Taxidermy case of adult male, adult female and one young. According to Edward Hart, writing on 10 May 1927, 'Left (no 1): adult male, summer plumage, 1876; right (no 2): adult female, summer plumage, 1874 (specimen missing); nest and one young (also missing), July 4th 1874. Obtained by me on the Sand Dunes, Mudeford, Christchurch. Sexes alike, summer and winter plumage differ. Mounted by me'.

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