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Left Tarsometatarsus (Left Fused Element Consisting of Ankle and Middle Foot Bones) of the Barbary Partridge Alectoris barbara (MCZ 340186 )


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Phylogenic Position
Aves - Neognathae - Galliformes - Phasianidae - Alectoris - Alectoris barbara
Species Description
The Barbary Partridge is from the pheasant family and is found primarily in the Northern Africa region. The Barbary Partridge feeds on a wide variety of seeds and will also eat insects as food. This bird reaches a little over one foot in length and resides in hilly country where the climate is dry and open. The Barbary Partridge is a rotund bird and prefers to run instead of fly.
Specimen Information
Species Alectoris barbara (Barbary Partridge)
Element Left Tarsometatarsus (Left Fused Element Consisting of Ankle and Middle Foot Bones)
Specimen Number MCZ 340186
Sex
Location Spain
Geological Age Recent
 
Technical Information
Scanner Roland Picza
Resolution 100 ┬Ám
Number of Data Points 115184
Number of Data Polygons 57591
Date Scanned September 28, 2011
Scan Technician Maggie Johnson
Edited By Maggie Johnson
 
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