Virtual museum of Canada
Collections from Storage: A Visit to our Hidden Treasures

Little Spotted Kiwi
Accession number : L-92-1132-Hi
Scientific Name : Apteryx owenii
English Name : Little Spotted Kiwi
French Name : Kiwi d'Owen
Specimen Nature : mounted specimen
Sex : female
Locality Description : New Zealand
Date Collected : 11/1/1914

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Photo 1
A Little Spotted Kiwi placed on a pedestal. It is characterized by a long thin beak, a rounded body and wings atrophied.

Credits : Musée de la nature et des sciences, Sherbrooke

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