Eastern moa

Description
Found on the banks of the Tekapo river and donated to RAMM by Mr Eales of Alphington, Exeter in 1869.
Accession Loan No.
B2593
Collection Class
Birds
Common Name
Eastern moa
Simple Name
fossil: bird, sub-fossil bone
Full Name
Emeus crassus (Owen): DINORNITHIDAE: Eastern moa: tibia
Dimensions
whole length 470 mm
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901)
Family Group

Collector / Excavator
Eales, Mr
Collection County
South Island: Canterbury
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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