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African Jacana

Dutch: Afrikaanse Jacana
French: Jacana à poitrine dorée
Order: Charadriiformes
Family: Jacanidae
Genus: Actophilornis
Species: Actophilornis africana


10 mm
African Jacana (Actophilornis africana) skull, side view
African Jacana skull
African Jacana (Actophilornis africana) skull, top view
African Jacana skull, top view
African Jacana (Actophilornis africana) skull, bottom view
African Jacana skull, bottom view

Side, top and bottom view of skull. (Click on image to enlarge)

Length: 67 mm
Length cranium: 32 mm
Width (cranium): 19 mm
Height (cranium): 16 mm
Length bill: 35 mm
Skull ratio: (Length / Length bill) 1.91

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