Casuarius bennetti (Dwarf Cassowary)

Dwarf Cassowary

Dutch: Dwergkasuaris

Order: Casuariiformes
Family: Casuariidae
Genus: Casuarius
Species: Casuarius bennetti

Rampotheca absent. Many thanks to the Royal Belgian institute of natural sciences, Brussels, for allowing us to photograph this specimen.

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

Length: 151 mm
Length cranium: 81 mm
Width (cranium): 60 mm
Height (cranium): 84 mm
Alternative names: Bennetkasuar (German), Casoar de Bennett (French), Casuario Menor (Spanish)