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Papuan Mountain-Pigeon

Gymnophaps albertisii

ML379326361

OBI32363

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Pete Morris
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Tari
Southern Highlands, Papua New Guinea
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Latitude and Longitude -5.85, 142.95 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Male
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
Specimen ID

Media notes

Male. Remarks: Note that the subspecies shown in this image does not occur in the Oriental Region, and the photograph is only posted here pending acquisition of good images of the subspecies exsul, which is only found on Bacan Island, Indonesia. The male of exsul is larger with entirely slate-grey head, lacking the chestnut-maroon colour of the chin, throat and ear-coverts of the bird in this image. Date added to OBI: September 13, 2008.

Technical Information

Model
DSC-W17
f-stop
f/3.5
Focal length
13.7 mm
Shutter speed
1/320 sec
ISO
100
Flash
Flash did not fire
Original file size
60KB
Dimensions
640 x 491

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