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Right Humerus (Right Upper Arm Bone) of a Didunculus strigirostris (Tooth-billed Pigeon)


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Species Description
The Tooth-billed Pigeon is native to Samoa, and is medium in size. The Tooth-billed Pigeon stands a little over one foot tall and has a darker coloring; it has reddish feet and a black neck. The Tooth-billed Pigeon gets its name from the tooth-like projections on its mandible. It feeds on fruits of the Dysoxylum and is classified as Endangered.
Skeletal Elements Available

Right Humerus (Right Upper Arm Bone)

Left Humerus (Left Upper Arm Bone)

Left Femur (Left Upper Leg Bone)

Right Femur (Right Femur)

Right Tibiotarsus and Fibula (Right Middle Leg Bones)

Left Tibiotarsus and Fibula (Left Middle Leg Bones)

Left Tarsometatarsus (Left Fused Element Consisting of Ankle and Middle Foot Bones)

Right Tarsometatarsus (Right Fused Element Consisting of Ankle and Middle Foot Bones)

Right Wing (Right Wing Skeleton)

Left Wing Skeleton (Left Wing Skeleton)
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