Taxidermy case of adult male, adult female and immature male Arctic Skua by Edward Hart.
Taxidermy case of adult male, adult female and immature male Arctic Skua. According to Edward Hart, writing on 6 May 1927, 'Left (no 1): adult male, light form, November 1873, winter plumage; middle (no 2). immature male, August 1879; right (no 3): adult female, light form, August 1901, summer plumage. Shot by me in Christchurch Harbour. Sexes alike, summer and winter plumage differ. Mounted by me'.