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The little dodo (didunculus strigirostris).

Image ID: 820508

The little dodo (didunculus strigirostris). (1875)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The little dodo (didunculus strigirostris).

Additional Name(s)

: Wood, Thomas W. -- Illustrator
Butterworth & Heath -- Engraver

Published Date

: 1875

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 15 x 20 cm. (5 3/4 x 8 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "The little dod or dodlet. A great many very interesting additions have recently been made to the collection belonging to the Zöological Society of London, and are now to be seen in their renowned gardens in the Regent's Park. Among them is a bird variously styled the didunculus, dodlet, little dodo, and toothed billed pigeon, the scientific name for which is the didunculus strigirostris, which was brought from the Samoan ....
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Original Source

: From Scientific American. (New York : Munn Co., 1845-) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Birds -- dodo

Source Description

: 1 folder (6 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC BIRD-Dod

Digital ID

: 820508

Record ID

: 693119

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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