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Common Quail (Coturnix coturnix)

Taxidermy case of two adult male and four adult female Common Quail by Edward Hart.

Taxidermy case of two adult male and four adult female Common Quail. According to Edward Hart, writing on 6 May 1927, 'Far left (no 1): adult female, September 27th 1886; (no 2): adult female, December 6th 1890; (no 3): adult female, October 5th 1886; (no 4): adult male, October 1883; (no 5): adult male, September 1885; (no 6): adult female, September 4th 1916. Shot by me on Tuckton and Wick farms, Christchurch. Sexes differ; summer and winter plumage the same. Mounted by me'.

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