?Eastern moa

Description
Subfossil toe bone of the ?Eastern moa donated by Dr John Teschemaker of Exmouth in 1869.
Accession Loan No.
B2628
Collection Class
Birds
Common Name
?Eastern moa
Simple Name
fossil: bird
Full Name
Palapteryx sp: Owen: Emeus Crassus?: Eastern moa?
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901)
Family Group

Collection Country
New Zealand
Collection Area Region
Australia and New Zealand
Collection Continent
Oceania
Phylum
CHORDATA: VERTEBRATA
Family
Dinornithidae
Genus
Palapteryx
Species
sp

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