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Title: Hammerheads and their nest.
Image ID: 821638
Image ID 821638
Physical Description: 1 print : b&w ; 23 x 15 cm. (8 3/4 x 5 3/4 in.)
Material Type: Prints
Subjects: Birds
Birds' Eggs & Nests
Book Illustrations
Notes: Written on border: "Umbrette" Printed on border: "Family Scopidę" "2069" "One-fifth natural size." "From a structural point of view the small brown African bird, known as the hammerhead or umbre (Scopus umbrella), is even more remarkable than the preceding, since it combines many features common to the herons and storks, and is accordingly regarded by Mr. Beddard as nearly allied to the common ancestral stork from which those two groups have sprung." Includes additional text.
Date Published: ca. 1890
Barcode Number: 33333159373568
Struc ID: 591057
Source: The new natural history.   View All images from Source
In Folder: Birds -- T-Z   View All images from Folder

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