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Pitta-like Ground-roller

Dutch: Blauwkopgrondscharrelaar
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Order: Coraciiformes
Family: Brachypteraciidae
Genus: Atelornis
Species: Atelornis pittoides

Images

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Pitta-like Ground-roller (Atelornis pittoides) skull, side view
Pitta-like Ground-roller skull
Pitta-like Ground-roller (Atelornis pittoides) skull, top view
Pitta-like Ground-roller skull, top view
Pitta-like Ground-roller (Atelornis pittoides) skull, bottom view
Pitta-like Ground-roller 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: 63 mm
Length cranium: 30 mm
Width (cranium): 24 mm
Height (cranium): 18 mm
Length bill: 33 mm
Skull ratio: (Length / Length bill) 1.91

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