Giant moa

Description
Toe bones of the giant moa. From the collection of Dr John Teschemaker of Exmouth. Donated in 1869.
Accession Loan No.
B2573
Simple Name
fossil: bird, moa
Full Name
Dinornis giganteus (Owen): DINORNITHIDAE: giant moa: first phalanges
Collection Country
New Zealand
Geology Period
Pleistocene 1.8 – 10,000
Common Name
giant moa
Family
DINORNITHIDAE
Genus
Dinornis
Species
giganteus
Phylum
CHORDATA: VERTEBRATA
Collection Class
Birds
Collection Contintent
Oceania
Collection Area Region
Australia and New Zealand
Family Group

Created At
2016-10-13 15:46:48
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:44:03

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