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Common Potoo

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Order: Caprimulgiformes
Family: Nyctibiidae
Genus: Nyctibius
Species: Nyctibius griseus

Images

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Common Potoo (Nyctibius griseus) skull, side view
Common Potoo skull
Common Potoo (Nyctibius griseus) skull, top view
Common Potoo skull, top view
Common Potoo (Nyctibius griseus) skull, bottom view
Common Potoo skull, bottom view

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


Information:
Many thanks to the Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt, for allowing us to photograph this specimen.

Length: 55 mm
Length cranium: 33 mm
Width (cranium): 42 mm
Height (cranium): 21 mm
Length bill: 22 mm
Skull ratio: (Length / Length bill) 2.50

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