Sand martin

Description
Study skin of a female sand martin collected by WSM D’Urban May 1882.
Accession Loan No.
B81b
Collection Class
Birds
Common Name
sand martin
Simple Name
bird: skin
Full Name
HIRUNDINIDAE: Riparia riparia (Linnaeus): sand martin
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901)
Family Group

Collector / Excavator
D'Urban, Mr William Stewart Mitchell
Collection Town
Axmouth
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe
Phylum
CHORDATA: VERTEBRATA
Family
HIRUNDINIDAE
Genus
Riparia
Species
riparia

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