Eastern moa

Description
Part of a moa tibia from the collection of Dr John Teschemaker of Exmouth. Donated in 1869.
Accession Loan No.
B2589
Collection Class
Birds
Common Name
Eastern moa
Simple Name
fossil: bird, bone
Full Name
Emeus crassus (Owen): DINORNITHIDAE: Eastern moa: part tibia
Geology Period
Pleistocene 1.8 – 10,000
Family Group

Collection Country
New Zealand
Collection Area Region
Australia and New Zealand
Collection Continent
Oceania
Phylum
CHORDATA: VERTEBRATA
Family
DINORNITHIDAE
Genus
Emeus
Species
crassus

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