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Object: Blue Penguin, Eudyptula minor chathamensis; holotype

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Registration Number OR.013651
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Sphenisciformes
Family Spheniscidae
Scientific name Eudyptula minor chathamensis
Type status holotype
Identified by Kinsky, Frederich-Carl
Identified date 1968
Common / Maori name Blue Penguin, Korora, Penguin
Country collected New Zealand
Region collected Chatham Islands
Precise locality Star Keys, Chatham Is
Collected by Bell, Brian
Date collected 07 Sep 1968
Section Birds

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